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Air France pilots' strike set to break 16-year record

Thursday, 18 September 2014 12:45 PM

Pilots at national carrier Air France have ignored calls from the prime minister to end their strike, which goes into a fourth day on Thursday, September 18, 2014, and may well last the whole week, as unions promised.

Etihad CEO says model of global airline alliances is 'fractured'
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Etihad CEO says model of global airline alliances is 'fractured'

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 1:54 PM

James Hogan reiterates Etihad Airways will continue to grow by investing in equity stakes and codeshare deals

New link road opens to ease Dubai traffic congestion
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New link road opens to ease Dubai traffic congestion

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 1:15 PM

Al Asayel Road, which will link Oud Metha with Business Bay will open on Wednesday, says transport authority

Kuwait Airways mulls $3.2bn plan to buy Boeing planes
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Kuwait Airways mulls $3.2bn plan to buy Boeing planes

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 1:14 PM

Airline's chairwoman confirms that carrier is studying an offer to buy 10 777 passenger jets

UAE to ban drivers suffering from chronic diseases
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UAE to ban drivers suffering from chronic diseases

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 11:11 AM

Diseases include epilepsy, Parkinson's, kidney failure and sudden acute bouts of diabetes, while those with cardiac diseases, severe depression or weak eyesight may be banned temporarily

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Qatar Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380
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Qatar Airways takes delivery of its first Airbus A380

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 10:27 AM

Follows three-month standoff with planemaker Airbus over the quality of cabin fittings

Emirates passenger “assaulted” cabin crew in attempt to open plane door
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Emirates passenger “assaulted” cabin crew in attempt to open plane door

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 9:55 AM

Expat panicked and demanded to be let off the aircraft minutes before take-off

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Emirates refutes claim it is to drop A380 from Indian routes
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Emirates refutes claim it is to drop A380 from Indian routes

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 7:41 PM

Dubai airline responds to media reports claiming it is planning to stop operating superjumbo to south Asian country

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MidEast plane in diversion over suspicious luggage
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MidEast plane in diversion over suspicious luggage

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 3:31 PM

Two Italian fighter jets escorted the aircraft as it landed in Rome airport

Dubai says investing billions to ease traffic congestion
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Dubai says investing billions to ease traffic congestion

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 1:10 PM

Tenders to be issued next month for two new road projects in the Creek area of Dubai worth nearly AED4bn

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Air France pilots' strike sparks travel chaos

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 12:18 PM

Air France pilots began a one-week strike over plans to cut costs, halting more than half of its flights on Monday, September 15, 2014, and sending the group's shares down more than three percent.

Air France Dubai flights cancelled as pilots go on strike
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Air France Dubai flights cancelled as pilots go on strike

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 11:22 AM

Industrial dispute could cost Europe's second-largest flag carrier up to $19m a day

Bahrain's Gulf Air says to launch Kuwait City-Istanbul route
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Bahrain's Gulf Air says to launch Kuwait City-Istanbul route

Monday, 15 September 2014 6:35 PM

National carrier says flights will start on October 2; launch is in response to increased demand from Kuwait

Emirates, Jetstar set to expand codeshare agreement
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Emirates, Jetstar set to expand codeshare agreement

Monday, 15 September 2014 1:52 PM

Dubai airline says it will extend relationship with low cost carrier to 30 routes across Asia Pacific region

Abu Dhabi's ADCB buys naming rights for Dubai Metro station
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Abu Dhabi's ADCB buys naming rights for Dubai Metro station

Monday, 15 September 2014 1:52 PM

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank is latest corporate entity to put its name to network after deal for Karama Station


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