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Qatar Airways buys $1.7bn stake in British Airways parent company
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Qatar Airways buys $1.7bn stake in British Airways parent company

Friday, 30 January 2015 1:24 PM

Doha carrier said it may consider increasing its stake in IAG over time

Malaysia declares MH370 disappearance an 'accident'
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Malaysia declares MH370 disappearance an 'accident'

Thursday, 29 January 2015 4:59 PM

Verdict clears the way for the airline to pay compensation to victims' relatives while the search for the plane goes on

Gulf airlines wait but other carriers resume Baghdad flights
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Gulf airlines wait but other carriers resume Baghdad flights

Thursday, 29 January 2015 3:34 PM

Turkish Airlines and Lebanon's Middle East Airlines restart flights after bullets hit flydubai plane at Baghdad airport earlier this week

Queen Mary 2, world's largest cruise liner, tours the MidEast
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Queen Mary 2, world's largest cruise liner, tours the MidEast

Thursday, 29 January 2015 12:11 PM

Ship is on a round-the-world trip, including stops in Jordan, Oman and the UAE

Emirates announces new A380 push into Europe
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Emirates announces new A380 push into Europe

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 3:08 PM

Dubai airline says it will launch superjumbo on routes to Dusseldorf and Madrid in the summer

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Airlines stop flights to Baghdad after shooting

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 12:58 PM

Iraq's government says the shooting of a plane at Baghdad international airport was an accident. The minister of transport said an army training exercise went wrong. Six Airlines have suspended flights to Baghdad.

Police to probe false reports plane crashed into labour camp in RAK
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Police to probe false reports plane crashed into labour camp in RAK

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 11:18 AM

An investigation to identify the source of these rumours has been launched, officials said

Flydubai gunfire was 'an accident', likely from wedding celebrations, says Iraqi minister
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Flydubai gunfire was 'an accident', likely from wedding celebrations, says Iraqi minister

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 10:18 AM

UAE aircraft was struck by bullets as it landed at Baghdad International Airport on Monday

UAE summons Iraqi envoy over flydubai gunshot terror
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UAE summons Iraqi envoy over flydubai gunshot terror

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 5:34 PM

Ambassador Muwaffaq Mehdi Abboud told of UAE's 'grave concern'; UAE demands full investigation

Etihad set for $61m payday if Aer Lingus takeover bid is approved
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Etihad set for $61m payday if Aer Lingus takeover bid is approved

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 5:14 PM

Irish carrier’s board has recommended the Irish gov't accept offer from IAG, the parent company of BA

Emirates warns of currency shifts eating into fuel-cost benefits
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Emirates warns of currency shifts eating into fuel-cost benefits

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 4:55 PM

Senior exec says currency fluctuations in Europe and Russia likely to limit the profitability boost from lower oil prices

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UAE plans new drones law following Dubai airspace alert
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UAE plans new drones law following Dubai airspace alert

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 2:13 PM

Aviation authority chief says new regulations will be issued 'within days' to control use of unmanned aerial vehicles

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Etihad says to create 6,000 jobs for Emiratis
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Etihad says to create 6,000 jobs for Emiratis

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:25 PM

Abu Dhabi airline says positions will be made available to UAE nationals over the next five years

Dubai topples Heathrow as world's busiest international airport
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Dubai topples Heathrow as world's busiest international airport

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 1:24 PM

Full-year passenger numbers total nearly 70.5m in 2014; forecast to grow to 79m this year, says airport chief

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UAE halts flights to Baghdad after flydubai jet comes under gunfire
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UAE halts flights to Baghdad after flydubai jet comes under gunfire

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 11:30 AM

Investigation has been launched, UAE airline denies reports passengers were injured


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