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Chile, Brazil form biggest Latin American airline


June 24th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago (Chile), June 24 (IANS) Lan Airlines, the flag carrier of Chile, and Brazil's Tam Airlines, have merged to create the LATAM Airlines Group, the largest airline in Latin America.The ... Read more...

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American Airlines may cut 13,000 jobs


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Houston, Feb 2 (IANS) US carrier American Airlines said Wednesday that it wants to eliminate 13,000 jobs as it seeks to cut labour costs by 20 percent.The announcement was made ... Read more...

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Avoid American airlines, Indians told


December 16th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 16 (IANS) Citing a US State Department advisory warning Americans of potential terror attacks against US interests, the Travel Agents Forum of India Friday asked Indians to avoid ... Read more...

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Airport body scanners banned by EU over cancer fears


November 17th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) The European Union has banned the controversial airport body scanners over fears the X-ray technology could cause cancer, a media report said.Experts have found the scanners ... Read more...

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One more held in fake pilots’ licence scam (Second Lead)


April 20th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Swarn Singh Talwar, a pilot, was arrested in the capital for obtaining a commercial pilot's licence based on forged marksheets, police said Wednesday. He is ... Read more...

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American Airlines to suspend two daily flights to Japan


March 31st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar.31 (ANI): American Airlines has said it will suspend two of its six daily flights to Japan from April 7 to 25, due to a drop in the number of ... Read more...

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Kingfisher Airlines, American Airlines to share codes


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines Tuesday said it will enter into code-sharing and frequent flyer programme with American Airlines in 2011, after the receipt of regulatory approvals."The code share on ... Read more...

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Drunk Pilot Pulled From Plane By Dutch Police


September 18th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Recently, an American Airlines Flight to Cancun, Mexico, was delayed because the pilot was inebriated. The drunken pilot was pulled from the plane by ... Read more...

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Possible TAM-LAN merger set to create biggest South American airline in region


August 14th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 14 (ANI): Leading South American airlines LAN of Chile and TAM of Brazil have announced merger plans, a deal that, if completed, would result in the largest airline operator in ... Read more...

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French Concorde trial closes


May 29th, 2010 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Paris/Pontoise, May 28 (DPA) A court trial resulting from the July 2000 crash of an Air France Concorde aircraft came to an end Friday in France, with a verdict expected in December. The ... Read more...

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Air Canada voted ‘Best in North America’


May 21st, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, May 21 (IANS) After almost surviving bankruptcy in 2008 and then making a strong comeback last year, Air Canada was voted as the best airline in North America in ... Read more...

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Southwest Airlines Fined


May 1st, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Southwest airlines has been fined $200,000 for going against the set of laws on overbooking and for kicking the passengers off the flight. ... Read more...

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Southwest Airlines Slapped With $200,000 Fine


April 29th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After bumping more passengers than any other American airline last year, Southwest Airlines has been hit with a hefty two-hundred thousand dollar fine for violating federal airline ... Read more...

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American Airlines expands their global network with new partner


February 18th, 2010 - 3:03 am ICT by BNO News
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) -- American Airlines on Wednesday announced the expansion of its global network through a partnership with oneworld® alliance partnerships.As it strengthens its presence in Asia ... Read more...

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Concorde crash trial opens, US airline in dock


February 2nd, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 2 (DPA) Nearly 10 years after the crash of an Air France Concorde supersonic airliner that killed 113 people, the American airline Continental and five people went on trial Tuesday ... Read more...

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Delhi Police looking for NRI who flew in with bullets


January 24th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Delhi police, who lost track of a US-based Indian despite discovering live cartridges in his bag at the airport here, have now asked Kolkata Police to help ... Read more...

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Hudson hero Chesley Sully Sullenberger to make millions from book deal


March 13th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 13 (ANI): American airline transport pilot Chesley Sully Sullenberger, who made headlines with his heroic landing in the Hudson River early this year, is reportedly set to make ... Read more...

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Air Canada posts $727 million loss


February 14th, 2009 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 14 (IANS) Air Canada, which is the world's eleventh largest airline, Friday reported a net loss of $727 million in the fourth quarter of 2008. This also includes an operating loss ... Read more...

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American airline apologises for booting nine Muslim passengers


January 3rd, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): A US airline has apologized to nine Muslim American passengers from the Washington area who were removed from a flight out of Reagan National Airport.But a Muslim ... Read more...

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American Airlines to cut off 1500 jobs


July 25th, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
American Airlines will cut 1,500 jobs in its maintenance division as part of the 6,800 job cuts it , the airlines announced two weeks ago. 1,300 maintenance workers and 200 management including ... Read more...

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