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Spotting at a Rainy St. Maarten [VIDEO]

Spotting at a Rainy St. Maarten [VIDEO]

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

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Southwest Airlines Wins Vote for Hobby Expansion in Houston

Southwest Airlines Wins Vote for Hobby Expansion in Houston

| May 31, 2012 | 8 Comments

Southwest Wins Houston City Council Vote to Expand Hobby Airport for International Flights, United Responds by Announcing 1,300 Layoffs

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Man Arrested from US Airways Flight for Saying He Had a Bomb

Man Arrested from US Airways Flight for Saying He Had a Bomb

| May 31, 2012 | 3 Comments

US Airways Incident – A 24 year-old man has been arrested when he said he had a bomb in his luggage. His comments reportedly came after he was thrown off the flight for being belligerent. Federal authorities said Wednesday that 24-year-old Ivan Bugakov of Jacksonville is accused of giving false information and threats involving aircraft. […]

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Eva Air 747 Clips American Eagle Jet at Chicago O’Hare [VIDEO]

Eva Air 747 Clips American Eagle Jet at Chicago O’Hare [VIDEO]

| May 31, 2012 | 7 Comments

An Eva Air Boeing 747 cargo jet clipped the wing of an American Eagle regional plane yesterday afternoon at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD). The Eva Air aircraft, Flight 661, was on a taxiway when its right-had wing clipped the tail of American Eagle flight 4265 which had just arrived from Springfield, Missouri. The incident […]

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British Airways Accused by Kim Kardashian of Ripping Her Off

British Airways Accused by Kim Kardashian of Ripping Her Off

| May 30, 2012 | 13 Comments

British Airways has been accused by reality TV star Kim Kardashian of stealing some of her personal items this past weekend on a flight to the U.K. Kardashian took to her Twitter account, where she has one of the biggest followings on the micro-blog service, to call out BA for their ‘theivery': ‘Very disappointed in […]

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Flyers Diverted from London’s Gatwick Airport for Runway, Weather Issues

Flyers Diverted from London’s Gatwick Airport for Runway, Weather Issues

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over 1,000 flyers have been diverted from London’s Gatwick Airport (LGW) today for planned maintenance but in addition poor weather further hampered arrivals forcing some reroutes to other airports. Planned urgent maintenance on the main runway and poor visibility saw 24 flights due after 00:10 BST re-directed to Stansted, Luton and Bristol. Coaches were laid […]

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Ryanair Considers Offering In-Flight Porn

Ryanair Considers Offering In-Flight Porn

| May 30, 2012 | 9 Comments

Ryanair says they are toying with the idea of offering porn movies on their flights as early as a year from now. Of course, Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary is notorious for making controversial statements and outright banter. The idea is to offer the porn as an app stream that you could download on to your […]

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KLM Takes Delivery of Embraer 190 Cityhopper

KLM Takes Delivery of Embraer 190 Cityhopper

| May 30, 2012 | 2 Comments

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines this weekend took delivery of its newest Embraer 190 for KLM Cityhopper. The aircraft with its SkyTeam livery is the last of KLM’s current order of 22 Embraers. Last year, KLM Cityhopper signed an order for five additional E190 aircraft from the Brazilian manufacturer Embraer. This economical aircraft will replace part […]

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747 Takes a Mojave Wind Ride [VIDEO]

747 Takes a Mojave Wind Ride [VIDEO]

| May 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

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New Polish Carrier Bingo Airways Begins Service with First A320

New Polish Carrier Bingo Airways Begins Service with First A320

| May 30, 2012 | 4 Comments

Bingo Airways, a new Polish charter airline, has started flight operations with its first Airbus A320 aircraft. The fleet will grow to three aircraft by the end of 2012. The new A320s, powered by IAE V2500 engines, are configured in an all economy 180 seat configuration. The airlines’ network is focused on flights to the […]

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