Tag: safety concerns

Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close
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Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport in Michigan to close

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

The Kalamazoo Battle Creek International Airport will close to airline traffic from June 10 until June 26  this year due ... Read More

‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding
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‘Big losses’: China Eastern Airlines demands compensation from Boeing for 737 MAX grounding

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Chinese carrier, China Eastern Airlines, has requested compensation from the US aerospace giant Boeing over financial damages the carrier had ... Read More

Uber and Lyft say no to local authority
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Uber and Lyft say no to local authority

editor editor- May 20, 2019

When local transportation in US cities becomes congested, noisy, or has safety concerns, they are able to manage their roads ... Read More

Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus
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Boeing’s second biggest customer turns its back on 737 MAX, goes to Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019

Emirati state-owned low-cost airline Flydubai is negotiating potential purchases of new А320 Neo jets with European aerospace giant Airbus to ... Read More

Developing safety and security for children during travel
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Developing safety and security for children during travel

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- April 2, 2019

Safety and security are always a concern of the travel industry, no matter who the traveler might be. A major ... Read More

Indonesian national airline Garuda cancels order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets
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Indonesian national airline Garuda cancels order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

Indonesia’s flag carrier Garuda has announced the cancellation of its multi-billion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets ... Read More

Air crash experts: ‘Clear similarities’ between Ethiopian and Lion Air 737 MAX disasters
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Air crash experts: ‘Clear similarities’ between Ethiopian and Lion Air 737 MAX disasters

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

French air crash investigators are saying that they have found “clear similarities” between last week’s Ethiopian Airlines crash and last ... Read More

Travel agents add search filter that allows tourists to block Boeing 737 MAX in their queries
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Travel agents add search filter that allows tourists to block Boeing 737 MAX in their queries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Tourist agencies and travel websites have started to adjust search options allowing their clientele to choose the jet type on ... Read More

Canada the latest country to ground Boeing 737 Max 8 jets
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Canada the latest country to ground Boeing 737 Max 8 jets

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

Canada is the latest state to join the growing list of countries that grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Canada ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

Aeromexico grounds its Boeing 737 MAX fleet after deadly crash
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Aeromexico grounds its Boeing 737 MAX fleet after deadly crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

Mexico's top airline has grounded its fleet of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, following in the footsteps of China and other ... 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

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?
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Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019

The FAA is looking for experienced air traffic controllers. This is already true in normal times. Today the NACTA website ... Read More

Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk
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Koh Samui in Thailand ready for business again after Tropical Storm Pabuk

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

Tropical Storm Pabuk passed through the Gulf of Thailand on Friday.No casualties were reported on the popular tourist island of ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up
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Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety ... Read More

Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan
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Why Chinese tourists travel to Hawaii, Guam or Saipan

editor editor- July 31, 2014

United States Pacific Islands are new hot destinations for the lucrative Chinese outbound travel market. Read More

Jet2 ditches Belfast airport over runway safety concerns
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Jet2 ditches Belfast airport over runway safety concerns

editor editor- April 9, 2013

An airline has ceased operations at Belfast International Airport after citing safety concerns over a runway resurfacing project. Read More

Safety concerns bring China-Philippines tourism to grinding halt
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Safety concerns bring China-Philippines tourism to grinding halt

editor editor- May 12, 2012

Chinese mainland travel agencies have stopped sending tour groups to the Philippines due to concerns for tourists' safety. Read More

Pakistan: Tourism is next to nil
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Pakistan: Tourism is next to nil

editor editor- February 4, 2012

TAKHT-I-BAHI, Pakistan - Being a frontier state in the fight against terrorism, Pakistan may not rank high as a tourist ... Read More

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Indian states told to make tourist destinations safe

editor editor- October 18, 2010

NEW DELHI - Concerned with safety of visitorss and growing incidents of child abuse and illegal human trafficking, India's government ... Read More

Airline faces 40-day suspension over safety concerns
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Airline faces 40-day suspension over safety concerns

editor editor- October 6, 2008

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) will ask the Federal Court to suspend Cairns-based airline Aero-Tropics from flying for 40 ... Read More