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FDI in airlines allowed, foreign airlines welcome move

September 14th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The government Friday allowed foreign airlines to invest up to 49 percent in domestic carriers, giving wings to cash-strapped Indian carriers.The cabinet committee on ... Read more...

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Etihad Airways buys stake in Virgin Australia

June 7th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 7 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has announced it has acquired a 4.99 percent equity stake in Virgin Australia Holdings.Etihad ... Read more...

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Emirates to host world airline squash tournament

October 23rd, 2011 - 1:05 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 22 (IANS/WAM) Emirates airlines will host this year's World Airline Squash Tournament for the fourth time in Dubai between Oct 24 and 28.The tournament is recognised internationally ... Read more...

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Ireland’s leading airline opts for Indian solution

October 10th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 10 (IANS) Ireland's flag carrier Aer Lingus has entered into a contract with Technopark-headquartered IBS Software Services (IBS) here for help in planning and managing their cockpit and ... Read more...

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Volcano eruption: Flight cancellations leave thousands stranded

May 25th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Thousands of passengers were stuck at airports across Britain as 500 flights were cancelled due to the Icelandic volcano eruption.Passengers were stranded at different airports, ... Read more...

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Virgin Atlantic’s ‘red hotties’ voted the most attractive cabin crew

February 10th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 10 (ANI): Virgin Atlantic has the most attractive flight attendants with 53 percent of those surveyed picking Virgin's 'red hotties', according to a new survey.According to the survey of ... Read more...

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Technology unable to keep up with vagaries of weather

December 23rd, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) Mobile applications and mobile web services are failing to update passengers with the latest travel information, in view of the vagaries of weather. Research from mobile internet ... Read more...

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Jet Blue Airways Warms Up To South African Airways, Offers Bounty To Customers

May 11th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent development, JetBlue Airways Corp has signed a deal with South African Airways that will result in added convenience for the customers of both ... Read more...

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