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Air India rebuts claims, says not a party in case against ExIm

February 20th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) Rebutting claims of US-based airlines point by point, Air India Monday said it is not a party in the case filed against the American Export ... Read more...

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US airlines sue ExIm over Air India loan

February 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) US-based airlines, through their lobby the Air Transport Association of America, have sued Export Import Bank (ExIm) over its $3.3 billion in loan guarantees to a ... Read more...

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US airlines sue over Air India deal

November 18th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) In a bid to prevent Air India from receiving a $3.4 billion loan for the acquisition of 30 new aircraft, a trade body for leading US ... Read more...

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Now drink containers under scanner at North American airports (Lead)

December 25th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto/New York/Washington, Dec 25 (IANS) Beverage containers also came under the scanner at US and Canadian airports from Friday as the North American countries further tightened aviation security.The Canadian Air ... Read more...

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Now thermoses, coffee cups added to terror weapons list

December 25th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 25 (IANS) Air travellers carrying thermoses or coffee cups at US airports may be subject to extra scrutiny during this holiday season as such items could be used to conceal ... Read more...

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U.S. airlines’ revenue increase 25 percent in June, ATA says

July 22nd, 2010 - 3:39 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. airline passenger revenue, based on a sample group of carriers, rose 25 percent in June compared to the same month in 2009, marking the sixth consecutive ... Read more...

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Travel and swine flu: US vice president stirs pot

May 1st, 2009 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (DPA) While countries debate whether it's wise to travel to Mexico or the US because of swine flu outbreaks, US Vice President Joe Biden Thursday provoked an uproar ... Read more...

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