Tag: crew members

US Senator: TSA must address Known Crew Member program concerns
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US Senator: TSA must address Known Crew Member program concerns

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 16, 2019

Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Ranking Member of the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security, today sent a letter to the ... Read More

War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran
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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

A maritime safety group warned earlier today of an unspecific threat in the Gulf Oman urging extreme caution amid US- ... Read More

Christopher Columbus’ replica ship to sail back to America for Tall Ships Erie 2019
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Christopher Columbus’ replica ship to sail back to America for Tall Ships Erie 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

A replica of the ship that discovered America will start its next exploration at Lake Erie. The historic NAO SANTA ... Read More

Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest
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Seven tourists drown as Danube sightseeing boat collides with another ship, sinks in Budapest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

A tourist boat with dozens of people on board has collided with another vessel and capsized on the Danube River ... Read More

Swoop: Cabin crew have right to choose their representation
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Swoop: Cabin crew have right to choose their representation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019

Swoop, a Canadian ultra low-cost airline owned by WestJet, today issued the following statement from President Steven Greenway regarding the ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

Montréal to welcome over 113,000 cruise passengers in 2019
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Montréal to welcome over 113,000 cruise passengers in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

In 2019, 24 cruise ships representing 17 different companies will make 76 stops in the Port of Montréal. In total, ... Read More

Air Canada’s union: TSB rule on leaving carry-on baggage behind in an emergency must be implemented
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Air Canada’s union: TSB rule on leaving carry-on baggage behind in an emergency must be implemented

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The union representing Air Canada's flight attendants is asking Transport Canada to implement the now two-year-old Transportation Safety Board recommendation ... Read More

Miami Air International crash in Jacksonville: Statement from Pilot Unio
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Miami Air International crash in Jacksonville: Statement from Pilot Unio

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2019

The president of the Airline Professionals Association, Teamsters Local 1224, Captain Daniel C. Wells, released the following statement regarding the Miami ... Read More

Lufthansa brings back New York, London and Paris city guides
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Lufthansa brings back New York, London and Paris city guides

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Lufthansa’s travel guides to select destinations around the world are available again. For New York, Paris and London, with Vienna ... Read More

Allegiant announces new Senior Vice President, Flight Crew Operations
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Allegiant announces new Senior Vice President, Flight Crew Operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Allegiant has announced that Tracy Tulle has been appointed to the role of senior vice president, flight crew operations. Tulle, ... Read More

American Airlines makes emergency landing with bloodied windshield
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American Airlines makes emergency landing with bloodied windshield

editor editor- April 1, 2019

On a morning American Airlines flight #2163 from Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts, to LaGuardia airport in New York, the ... Read More

Aviation Safety: Fatigue management
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Aviation Safety: Fatigue management

editor editor- March 28, 2019

In aviation operations, managing fatigue is important because it diminishes an individual’s ability to perform almost all operational tasks. This clearly has implications ... Read More

European policymakers praise Qatar Airways all-female flight
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European policymakers praise Qatar Airways all-female flight

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Qatar Airways celebrated a landmark flight on Sunday 10 March as its scheduled service from Brussels to Doha was operated ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO statement about the cause of the crash of ET302
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO statement about the cause of the crash of ET302

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

In a press conference held at Ethiopian Airlines Headquarters this afternoon in Addis Ababa, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam answered ... Read More

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England
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Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior to ... Read More

China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet
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China Airlines 747 passenger jet pilot falls asleep mid-flight at 35,000 feet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

China Airlines senior pilot has been filmed by his colleague asleep at the controls of a 747 passenger jet in ... Read More

Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800?  Boeing declines to comment
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Flying to Hawaii unsafe on a B737-800? Boeing declines to comment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Is it safe flying a Southwest Airline B737-800 aircraft from North America to Hawaii? This is a question many experts ... Read More

Cruise tourism benefits Western Cape
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Cruise tourism benefits Western Cape

mm Alain St.Ange- January 28, 2019

The MS Queen Elizabeth and the MSC Musica luxury cruise liners docked at Cape Town harbour on Friday, January 18, ... Read More

Airline says it’s body odor, passengers say it’s anti-Semitism
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Airline says it’s body odor, passengers say it’s anti-Semitism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019

A couple and their 19-month-old daughter, booted from their American Airlines, after passengers complained about their 'overpowering body odor', say ... Read More

‘Attempted hijacking’: Aeroflot passenger demands to be flown to Afghanistan
Travel Safety & Emergencies

‘Attempted hijacking’: Aeroflot passenger demands to be flown to Afghanistan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

Russian Aeroflot Flight SU1515 was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger attempted to hijack the aircraft, demanding ... Read More

$108.5 million awarded for Port Canaveral new cruise terminal construction
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$108.5 million awarded for Port Canaveral new cruise terminal construction

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

The Canaveral Port Authority Board of Commissioners unanimously approved at a special meeting on Tuesday awarding Merritt Island-based Ivey’s Construction ... Read More

Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic
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Thrill seekers with $105K to spare invited to visit Titanic

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019

An American company, which had previously planned to dive to the Titanic wreck site in May 2018, announced that it ... Read More

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors
Travel Safety & Emergencies

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

The pirates attacked the Panama-flagged ship MSC Mandy with a Russian crew off the coast of Benin in West Africa. ... Read More

Indian male stripper onboard Air India Express dropped all his clothes
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Indian male stripper onboard Air India Express dropped all his clothes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

Naked and forced by flight attendants to cover himself in a blanket, Surendra was onboard Air India Express flight (IX ... Read More

6 people killed in Democratic Republic of Congo plane crash
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6 people killed in Democratic Republic of Congo plane crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018

A Russian-made plane with 23 people were onboard crashed in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Gomair’s An-26 plane, which had ... Read More

Lufthansa: Working while others go on vacation
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Lufthansa: Working while others go on vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Achim Bergmann will be celebrating Christmas with his family this year – just like any other year. His wife’s birthday ... Read More

Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season
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Airlines for America Forecasts Busy Air Travel this Holiday Season

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 10, 2018

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected that 45.7 million passengers will ... 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

Guam holds seaside memorial for the SMS Cormoran II
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Guam holds seaside memorial for the SMS Cormoran II

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) was joined by local and international dignitaries to commemorate the ... Read More

Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea
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Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

Guam has celebrated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II, a historic ship where the first ... 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

Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei
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Princess Cruises brings premium cruising to East Malaysia and Brunei

editor editor- December 3, 2015

SINGAPORE – Carnival Corporation & plc today announced that its Princess Cruises brand is capitalizing on the growing popularity of ... Read More

5 killed in cruise ship safety drill gone wrong
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5 killed in cruise ship safety drill gone wrong

editor editor- February 12, 2013

LA PALMA, Canary Islands - A safety drill gone wrong on a cruise ship resulted in the death of five ... Read More

Virgin America and Virgin Blue crew exchange takes Off
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Virgin America and Virgin Blue crew exchange takes Off

editor editor- December 15, 2010

SAN FRANCISCO - Virgin America, the California-based airline, announces it is welcoming Virgin Blue crew members to its award-winning in-flight ... Read More

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