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Ryanair Rejects UK Dept of Transport’s Advice On Hand Luggage As Rubbish

Calls On The Dot To Waive Useless Quarantine Ryanair today (Thurs, 11 June) criticised the UK Department of Transport’s advice to minimize carry-on luggage in…

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NATCA statement regarding Black lives matter protests

NATCA President Paul Rinaldi issued the following statement today: NATCA believes Black Lives Matter. NATCA members join our Union brothers and sisters and stand with…

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A4A Applauds ICAO Recommendations for Restart and Recovery of Global Air Travel

Airlines for America (A4A) – the industry trade organization representing the leading U.S. airlines – today applauded newly released recommendations from the International Civil Aviation…

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ICAO Council adopts new COVID-19 aviation recovery ‘Take Off’ guidelines to reconnect the world

The ICAO Council adopted a new report and recommendations today aimed at restarting the international air transport system and aligning its global recovery.  The COVID-19…

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GE Aviation Launches Health Application ID for the Aviation Industry

GE Aviation is offering a new health credential application, Health Application ID, for the aviation industry to address COVID-19 related safety concerns. The solution focuses…

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WestJet; Safety above all

Today, WestJet announced its travel hygiene program under the Safety above all umbrella, detailing what WestJet guests can expect when travelling to ensure their health…

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Ryanair Rejects UK Visitor Quarantine As Ineffective And Useless

Ryanair, Europe’s largest low fares airline, today (Wed 03 June) rejected the UK Government’s 14 day quarantine as ineffective and useless. For a quarantine to…

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Frontier Airlines Begins Temperature Screenings for All Passengers and Crew Members

Frontier Airlines today instituted temperature screenings for all passengers and crew prior to boarding flights. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher…

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Pilots call for Government to take control of aviation

Ahead of the Chancellor appearing in the House of Commons this afternoon to talk about support for the aviation sector, pilots union BALPA said the…

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Anand Stanley appointed President Airbus Asia-Pacific

 Airbus has named Anand Stanley as President Airbus Asia-Pacific, effective 1 July 2020. Based in Singapore, Anand Stanley will lead the strategy and future positioning…

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UPS Launches Program To Help Mexican Small Businesses Recover From Coronavirus

UPS Mexico (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of its “Mexico, we work to keep you united” campaign, part of an effort by the global…

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EASA releases posters summarising EASA/ECDC’s COVID-19 guidance for passengers

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the European Centre for Disease Protection and Control (ECDC) have designed posters providing passengers with an overview…

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Aer Lingus announces new measures for the safety of Customers and Staff

Aer Lingus today outlined the measures it is introducing at airports and on-board its aircraft to protect the health of its customers and staff. These…

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New 5G Towers Put Essential Aviation Safety Feature at Risk

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) called on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reconsider a recent decision that threatens the safe operation of…

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Congo Airways Converts Embraer E175 Order to E190-E2 Jets

Congo Airways have converted the firm order made in December 2019 for two E175 aircraft, with purchase rights for two more, into a firm order for two…

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