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Signs of momentum for onboard phones

After a pretty tortuous path overcoming the regulatory hurdles, there appear increasing signs we might be getting a bit closer to finding out how popular mobile phone use onboard aircraft is going to be, as there is a bit of momentum among the airlines testing the water. Interesting figures from Emirates today, the first to go […]

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Virgin ad draws complaints for being sexist

Virgin ad draws complaints for being sexist

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Ryanair spies opportunities as airports suffer

Ryanair expects to benefit from airport traffic collapses

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Branson ends up with custard on his face

Virgin passenger complains to Branson about airline food

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What a difference 75 years makes in flying

The difference in flying between 1934 and now

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Series of unfortunate events hits Aeromexico flight

Aeromexico apologises for flight hit by series of unfortnaute events

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Flyglobespan back in profit

Some satisfaction being felt in Scotland this morning no doubt, after Flyglobespan announced a small group profit for the year ending October 2008. Preliminary figures show the carrier turned round a loss in 2007 to post a £1.2 million profit for the last 12 months during what by anyone’s standards has been a tough year. Flyglobespan was spitting feathers […]

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O’Leary gets his talons out again

Ryanair boss slags off Aer Lingus-United deal

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Swiss keeping its teeth clean ready for first class

Cost control is like brushing your teeth every day,” Swiss chief executive Christoph Franz says a colleague at partner Lufthansa once told him. “You have to do it every day even if you don’t like doing it

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Mexicana lands in London

Mexicana launches service to London

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