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Disruption due to strike by Air Traffic Controllers in Italy on Monday 20 March 2017

Air Traffic Controllers in Italy are due to take industrial action over a period of four hours from 12:00 to 16:00 GMT on Monday 20 March 2017. This is likely to cause disruption with delays and cancellations. ¬†As a consequence … Continue reading

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Expected disruption due to strikes by Air Traffic Control in France from Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March 2017

Air Traffic Controllers in certain regions of France are due to take industrial action at various times between Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March 2017. The French Civil Aviation Authority has asked airlines to reduce their schedules accordingly. This … Continue reading

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What aviation trends & developments can we expect in London in 2017?

The world of air travel is never dull.  For an industry in a near permanent state of revolution there is no shortage of new developments for passengers. Here is a run through developments we can expect in 2017 in terms of … Continue reading

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Seasonal Christmas & New Year Greetings from the world’s airlines & airports for 2016

The release of an annual Christmas film from the world’s major airlines and airports is now a regular fixture in the calendar. In previous years some videos and PR stunts have attracted audiences in the hundreds of millions worldwide on … Continue reading

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Christmas & New Year Greetings for 2015 from the world’s airlines

As is customary for the festive season, many of the world’s airlines have produced films and images to share the spirit of the Christmas / Festive / Holiday (delete as appropriate!) season and mark the end of a year of … Continue reading

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The founders of Monocle Magazine debut the “Kioskaf√©” at London Paddington

Readers of Tyler Brule’s column in the weekend edition of the Financial Times, which for the initiated documents the travails of a life spent jet-setting around the globe, will know that a frequent target is the poor state of newspaper … Continue reading

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UK Government explores lower rates of Air Passenger Duty for English regional airports

Amongst the many announcements by the Chancellor George Osborne in today’s summer budget, the Government has announced a consulation whereby regional airports in England may be able to offer differing rates of Air Passenger Duty. This follows the earlier devolution … Continue reading

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