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Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport
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Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on Saturday. The blaze started after ... Read More

Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money
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Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Is Boeing bribing Members of the United States House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation with millions of dollars? Unfortunately, under U.S. ... Read More

FAA warns airlines of “miscalculation or misidentification” risk over Persian Gulf
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FAA warns airlines of “miscalculation or misidentification” risk over Persian Gulf

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 18, 2019

In a chilling reminder of the downing of Iran Air flight 655 by a US missile, an FAA notice said ... Read More

FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!
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FAA: Air traffic controllers wanted!

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

If you are an experienced air traffic controller who would like to join the FAA’s ranks, the agency is now ... Read More

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan
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Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

People in Sudan are tasting freedom for the first time. It will be impossible to go back and tourism is ... Read More

Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer
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Lennox Hotels to opens its first US property this summer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

A new modern hotel, combining contemporary design with original Art Deco design, is on the horizon in South Florida hotspot, ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel
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US Advisory for Democratic Republic of Congo: Reconsider travel

editor editor- March 22, 2019

The US Department of State has issued a travel advisory for the Democratic Republic of Congo advising that travel be ... Read More

IATA urges government-airline industry dialogue in Mexico
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IATA urges government-airline industry dialogue in Mexico

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of Mexico to work closely with the air transport industry ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
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Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Four killed in Istanbul helicopter crash
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Four killed in Istanbul helicopter crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

At least four Turkish soldiers have been injured in a military helicopter crash in the residential area of Turkish capital. ... Read More

Russia announces new supersonic passenger plane project
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Russia announces new supersonic passenger plane project

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

Russian Ministry of Industry announced that Russia's United Aviation Corporation (UAC) will develop a new supersonic passenger jet starting in ... Read More

Russia: Passengers or not, ‘disaster-threatening’ aircraft will be shot down
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Russia: Passengers or not, ‘disaster-threatening’ aircraft will be shot down

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

The Russian defense ministry wants to confirm its authority to shoot down planes that violate the country’s airspace and threaten ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel
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Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More

15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran
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15 killed as Boeing 707 jet crashes into residential neighborhood in Iran

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 14, 2019

Iranian Boeing 707 cargo aircraft which crashed on Monday into a residential area, while trying to land west Tehran. According ... Read More

London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights
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London’s Gatwick Airport shuts down, grounds all flights

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

Thousands of passengers have been affected by drones flying over the UK's second busiest airport's runways. London's Gatwick Airport's runway ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

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Author of “Flight of the Cormoran” finds love of the open sea

editor editor- April 4, 2017

A civilian employee of the Navy, Herbert Ward first came to Guam in 1953. Read More

Herbert T. Ward finds his passion aboard the Cormoran
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Herbert T. Ward finds his passion aboard the Cormoran

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 3, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the ... Read More

Guam visitor arrivals break records
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Guam visitor arrivals break records

editor editor- October 11, 2014

Guam has achieved another fiscal year milestone recording over 1.3 million visitors for the second consecutive year. Read More

Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day
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Happy 4th of July but not so happy in Guam, where America starts the day

editor editor- July 4, 2013

There are 180,000 proud Americans currently celebrating US Independence Day in Guam, USA. Read More

Leela chairman receives India’s highest civilian honor
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Leela chairman receives India’s highest civilian honor

editor editor- May 13, 2010

MUMBAI, India - Capt. C. P. Krishnan Nair, chairman of The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts, was awarded the Padma ... Read More

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