Tag: inspections

Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain
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Horror at fun fair: 28 people injured in merry-go-round collapse in Spain

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

Emergency services rushed to the scene at the San José de la Rinconada fair in the town of La Rinconada, ... Read More

Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”
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Russia’s Prosecutor General: “Poor state of Russia’s aviation caused Superjet disaster”

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 29, 2019

The recent catastrophic crash-landing of a Sukhoi Superjet-100 at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport was a result of the poor state of ... Read More

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability
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RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

RIU Hotels & Resorts is pursuing its commitment to hotel sustainability together with its partner company Preverisk Group (Gestión de ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism confirms 2019 European business development event
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Ottawa Tourism confirms 2019 European business development event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Ottawa Tourism has confirmed a European buyer event at Gleneagles in Scotland following the success of its 2018 event, which ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism response to U.S. Travel Advisory

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 3, 2019

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is aware of the recent update to the U.S. Travel Advisory for The ... Read More

National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights
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National Limousine Association releases Passenger Bill of Rights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

The non-profit National Limousine Association (NLA), responsible for and dedicated to representing the interests of the private driver transportation industry, ... Read More

Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers
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Hotels in ASIA ignore warning signs of environmental killers

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- February 24, 2019

Hotel operators in Asia are neglecting public safety. Scientists and engineers have learned the truth about the industry’s apathy when ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight
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FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could ... Read More

Thinking globally: Victoria Cliff Resort in Mergui Archipelago , Andaman Sea
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Thinking globally: Victoria Cliff Resort in Mergui Archipelago , Andaman Sea

Keith Lyons Keith Lyons- February 18, 2019

Victoria Cliff Resort, a new snorkeling and dive resort in the Mergui Archipelago is ‘thinking globally, acting locally’ to foster ... Read More

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority
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Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 14, 2019

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand ... Read More

How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics
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How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 17, 2018

Today a promotion is sending a chilling message to American Airlines mechanics., and the U.S. aviation industry altogether. “Pressuring Airline ... Read More

FAA orders inspections of Boeing 737 jets
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FAA orders inspections of Boeing 737 jets

editor editor- April 5, 2011

NEW YORK - The Federal Aviation Administration announced Monday it will require additional inspections of certain older model Boeing 737-series ... Read More

Massive inspection of Boeing aircraft cockpit windows ordered by FAA
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Massive inspection of Boeing aircraft cockpit windows ordered by FAA

editor editor- July 13, 2010

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has ordered airlines to inspect the cockpit window heaters on some 1,212 Boeing aircraft, and possibly ... Read More

Boeing to recommend more frequent checks on 767s after cracks discovered
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Boeing to recommend more frequent checks on 767s after cracks discovered

editor editor- June 25, 2010

Boeing says it has notified all 767 aircraft operators about cracks found on two American Airlines 767-300 planes, and by ... Read More

Cracks on two planes lead to inspection of  56 American Airlines’ 767s
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Cracks on two planes lead to inspection of 56 American Airlines’ 767s

editor editor- June 23, 2010

NEW YORK — American Airlines is inspecting 56 of its Boeing 767 jets after cracks were detected on at least ... Read More

FAA to fine Northwest $1.5 million
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FAA to fine Northwest $1.5 million

editor editor- March 24, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS — The government wants to fine Northwest Airlines almost $1.5 million after it failed to inspect wires near the ... Read More

FAA  establishes new norm for regional airlines
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FAA establishes new norm for regional airlines

editor editor- June 10, 2009

Shocking revelations that emerged from the February plane crash in Buffalo, N.Y., which killed 50 people, might have appalled the ... Read More

FAA sets up high-level alerts for missed airline inspections
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FAA sets up high-level alerts for missed airline inspections

editor editor- April 20, 2008

WASHINGTON - The Federal Aviation Administration is going to begin alerting its top headquarters officials when field inspectors miss airline ... Read More

Govt to boost foreign plane safety checks
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Govt to boost foreign plane safety checks

editor editor- December 31, 2007

(TVLW) - The Construction and Transport Ministry has decided to strengthen monitoring of foreign airlines operating in Japan with a ... Read More