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The US to impose tariffs on Airbus

The US to impose tariffs on Airbus

The Trump administration plans to impose tariffs on $7.5 billion worth of European imports, from Gouda cheese to single-malt whiskey to large aircraft, beginning October 18. What happened? Donald Trump’s administration is moving to impose 25 percent tariffs on a wide range of imports from the EU this month. This will including cheese, olives, business […]

Posted on October 4, 2019 by in China Airlines Review, Choice Privileges, Japan Airlines, Ryanair, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta is planning to buy a 20% stake in Latin America’s largest airline

Delta Air Lines on Thursday announced a deal to buy a 20% stake in LATAM Airlines Group for $1.9 billion. The proposed partnership with LATAM Airlines represents Delta Air Lines’s largest investment in a foreign carrier and is a competitive strike against American Airlines in Latin America. The Delta deal In recent years, Delta has […]

Posted on September 29, 2019 by in Air France/KLM Flying Blue, Delta Airlines, Travel News

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American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

American Airlines mechanic arrested over plane sabotage!

On Thursday, September 6th an American Airlines mechanic was arrested, and he’ll have his first appearance in court today. Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani, the mechanic, is charged with “willfully damaging, destroying or disabling an aircraft.” What happened? The mechanic allegedly attempted to disable a navigation system on a plane that was about to carry about […]

Posted on September 6, 2019 by in American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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American Airlines extended Boeing 737 Max cancellations until December

American Airlines extended Boeing 737 Max cancellations until December

American Airlines is removing the grounded 737 Max from its schedule into December. However, the airline still plans to fly the plane during the busy holiday travel season. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) continues to assess the aircraft following two fatal crashes. “American Airlines remains confident that impending software updates to the Boeing 737 MAX, along […]

Posted on September 2, 2019 by in American Airlines, Travel Deals, Travel News

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Airlines are starting to ban all MacBook Pros from checked luggage!

Airlines are starting to ban all MacBook Pros from checked luggage!

Following Apple’s recall of some 2015 15-inch MacBook Pro models with faulty batteries, airlines around the world are starting to implement bans, some of which affect other non-impacted MacBook Pro models. All 15-inch versions of Apple’s MacBook Pro must be carried in the cabin and switched off, Qantas said on Wednesday. The rule went into […]

Posted on August 30, 2019 by in Travel Deals, Travel News

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