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April 12, 2018 12:02 PM Cop who dragged man off plane sues airline

WASHINGTON: A former Chicago aviation police officer who helped drag a 69-year-old male passenger off a parked United Airlines plane last year in an incident that drew international outrage is suing the airline and the city which fired him. James Long, one of several officers involved in removing David Dao from the April 9, 2017, flight to make room for airline 49

April 10, 2018 12:10 PM Airbus suspends A320 revamp study amid output problems

Flight test engineers drive the Airbus A320neo (New Engine Option) after its first flight in Colomiers near Toulouse, southwestern France, September 25, 2014. — Reuters picPARIS, April 10 — Airbus has shelved studies aimed at improving its A320neo family, designed to fend off a mid-market jet that Boeing hopes to build, two people familiar with the matter 51

April 7, 2018 6:36 AM American Airlines orders 47 Boeing 787s, cancels A350 order

SAN FRANCISCO: American Airlines has ordered 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliners in a deal valued at US$12 billion at list prices while cancelling a major order for Airbus A350s. The order comprises 22 787-8s scheduled to begin arriving in 2020 and 25 787-9s scheduled to begin arriving in 2023. They will gradually replace Boeing 767s and 777s along with European 124

April 4, 2018 12:56 PM Muted impact from lawsuit against MAHB

PETALING JAYA: MIDF Research believes the impact of the lawsuit filed by a contractor against Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) will be muted considering that provisions of over RM40 million have been made for it. “Assuming that the judgement goes against MAHB, the impact will be circa 19% of MAHB’s earnings given that the amount claimed is RM44 million 25

April 4, 2018 10:44 AM Boeing hit by US-China tariff war in boost to Airbus jets

A China Eastern Airlines Airbus A321-211 descends before landing at Hong Kong Airport, April 4, 2018. — Reuters picBEIJING, April 4 — Boeing Co, the biggest US exporter, suffered a setback in China after the country proposed an additional 25 per cent tariff on US aircraft in a retaliatory move, giving rival Airbus SE a leg-up in a market set to the become 68

April 3, 2018 11:11 PM Computer outage causes massive flight delays in Europe

BRNearly 15,000 flights in Europe faced delays yesterday. ― Reuters picUSSELS, April 4 — European air travellers faced mass disruption yesterday with up to half of all flights delayed after the system that manages air traffic for the continent broke down. Nearly 15,000 flights could be held up by the problem, acording to Eurocontrol, the Brussels-based 96

April 3, 2018 7:57 AM Malaysia Airlines opens ticket purchase on Facebook messenger

SEPANG, April 3 — National carrier Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) unveiled today three digital initiatives, including one that allows its customers to buy flight tickets through Facebook Messenger. Its chief commercial officer Arved von zur Muehlen said the airlines was moving towards mobile aviation as its studies showed more than half of Malaysians 101

March 27, 2018 6:19 AM UAE says Qatar fighter jets intercept civilian flights

ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates said two Qatari fighter jets "dangerously approached" two passenger flights on Monday, the third such incident between the Gulf rivals. Qatar and the United Arab Emirates have clashed repeatedly over alleged airspace violations this year, as a diplomatic crisis in the Gulf enters its 10th month. The UAE General Civil 24

March 24, 2018 1:17 PM The longest flights in the world

Qantas launched the first non-stop passenger service linking Australia and Europe.― AFP picPERTH, March 24 — Qantas today launched the first non-stop passenger service linking Australia and Europe, with a Boeing 787 Dreamliner departing Perth for London on one of the longest flights in the world. The service makes Qantas one among a handful of airlines 61

March 22, 2018 7:41 AM New MAS branding campaign revisits the airline's heart and soul

SEPANG: In an effort to boost its present recognition of services and hospitality, national carrier Malaysian Airlines launched its newly refurbished Golden Lounge at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, here, today. Malaysia Airlines' group CEO Capt Izham Ismail said the move which is part of its latest campaign dubbed "Malaysian Hospitality Begins 18