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VLM Shuts Down Operations

VLM Shuts Down Operations

Despite investment by Dutch and Chinese investors in 2017, VLM has now gone into liquidation. The airline had been in the process of adding more UK routes, including routes to London City and Aberdeen, but

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SpiceJet Successfully Operates India’s First BioJet Fuel Flight

SpiceJet Successfully Operates India’s First BioJet Fuel Flight

 In its endeavour to go green, SpiceJet, India’s most innovative airline, today successfully conducted India’s first-ever BioJet Fuel powered flight. The airline successfully undertook the flight today on the Dehradun-Delhi route. SpiceJet is the only

New Project to Help Coral Reefs Survive

A revolutionary coral reef restoration project in Seychelles has achieved the extraordinary by raising over 40,000 corals fragments in underwater nurseries and transplanting a 5,500 square metre of degraded reef - the size of a

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Etihad Airways Launches Hand Baggage Only Fare

Etihad Airways Launches Hand Baggage Only Fare

Etihad Airways has launched a new hand baggage only ‘Deal Fare’ across selected destinations, allowing travellers to purchase lower fares in Economy Class if no checked baggage is required.  The ‘Deal Fare’ includes a complimentary

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Royal Air Maroc Announces Miami-Casablanca Route

Royal Air Maroc Announces Miami-Casablanca Route

Moroccan national carrier Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has announced it will launch the first-ever Miami-Casablanca route on April 3, 2019, giving Miami International Airport its first passenger flights to Africa since the year 2000 and Florida’s

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Air France and Delta Sponsor 44th American Film Festival

Air France and Delta Sponsor 44th American Film Festival

Air France and Delta Air Lines are the official airlines of the 44th annual American Film Festival in Deauville for the fifth consecutive year. The world’s largest celebration of American cinema runs from August 31

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Qantas to Operate the First Flight Between Melbourne and San Francisco

Qantas to Operate the First Flight Between Melbourne and San Francisco

Qantas will today operate the first ever direct flight between Melbourne and San Francisco, making it easier to travel between the two cities and reducing travel times. The national carrier will operate four return flights

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Aeroflot Opens Flights to Ljubljana

Aeroflot Opens Flights to Ljubljana

Aeroflot opens regular flights to Ljubljana. Flights will operate under the winter schedule effective 28 October 2018 through 30 March 2019. Tickets are available for purchase. Ljubljana is the capital of Slovenia, its main political,

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Aeroflot to Start Moscow-Gothenburg Flights

Aeroflot to Start Moscow-Gothenburg Flights

Aeroflot opens regular flights to Gothenburg, flights will operate under the winter schedule effective 28 October 2018 through 30 March 2019. Tickets are available for purchase. Gothenburg is the second-largest city in Sweden and one

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Aeroflot Launches Flights to Colombo

Aeroflot Launches Flights to Colombo

Aeroflot opens regular flights to Colombo, flights will operate under the winter schedule effective 28 October 2018 through 30 March 2019. Tickets are available for purchase. Colombo is the largest city of Sri Lanka and

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Russian Passenger Plane Catches Fire During Landing

Russian Passenger Plane Catches Fire During Landing

A passenger jet skidded off the runway and caught fire while landing in the Russian city of Sochi, injuring 18 people. Saturday at 2:50 am Moscow time, Flight UT579, the Boeing737 from Moscow rolled off the runway during landing