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Boeing 737 Crashes In Iran

Boeing 737 Crashes In Iran

A Ukraine International Airlines jetliner crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran, killing all 176 passengers and crew members on board, an incident that comes in the middle of military clashes between the U.S. and Iran. Boeing 737 Crashes In Iran The Boeing 737-800 was operated by Ukraine International Airlines. They took off from Imam Khomeini […]

Posted on January 8, 2020 by in Travel Deals, Travel News

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Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg

Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg

Boeing has fired chief executive officer Dennis Muilenburg following a year of scandals and industrial setbacks caused by two fatal crashes of its 737 MAX jet. This change in management comes in the middle of Boeing attempts to get approvals for its grounded best-selling jet. Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenburg Dennis Muilenburg started as an […]

Posted on December 23, 2019 by in Travel Deals, Travel News

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Boeing suspends production of 737 MAX

Boeing suspends production of 737 MAX

Boeing has announced that the production of the 737 MAX aircraft will be temporarily suspended from January. This is the most drastic step we have seen Boeing take yet. Global Grounding of 737 MAX Aircraft The 737 MAX aircraft were involved in two fatal crashes. Both crashes happened in a span of five months. The […]

Posted on December 17, 2019 by in Travel Deals, Travel News

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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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Airbus and Singapore Airlines looking to bring back the world’s longest non-stop flight

Airbus and Singapore Airlines looking to bring back the world’s longest non-stop flight

What’s the scoop with Airbus and Singapore Airlines? In 2013, Singapore Airline ceased its 19-hour direct flights from its home hub to New York, which resulted in adding nearly five hours to the journey with stopovers. Now Airbus Group SE’s airliner unit is working on a new A350-900 wide-body variant to allow Singapore Airlines to restore the non-stop US flights […]

Posted on October 14, 2015 by in Krisflyer, Travel Deals

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United Airlines flights between New York and Athens resumed plus more routes added

United Airlines flights between New York and Athens resumed plus more routes added

What’s the scoop with United Airlines flights? United Airlines has now added a daily transatlantic summer-season non-stop service between New York’s Newark Liberty International Airport and Athens, Greece, to commence in May 2016. Subject to government approval, these flights are now in the pipeline: New York Newark Liberty (EWR) to Athens, Greece (ATH), between May 25th and October 5th, 2016 (daily, non-stop). […]

Posted on October 12, 2015 by in Travel Deals, United Mileage Plus

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Cheap flights to Houston (IAH) from Stavanger (SVG) – Business Class for just $843.50 RT

Cheap flights to Houston (IAH) from Stavanger (SVG) – Business Class for just $843.50 RT

What’s the deal with cheap flights to Houston? SAS is terminating its Stavanger to Houston route this month, and is offering an excellent business class fare to thank its customers. Fly the Boeing 737-700 round-trip between Norway’s Stavanger and Houston for an amazing $843.50 between October 16th and 23rd, 2015. Minimum stay must include the Saturday night. On-board you’ll get to use […]

Posted on October 6, 2015 by in Cheap flights

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My favorite Things to do in Seattle

My favorite Things to do in Seattle

After my rather exciting flight thanks to the newly earned SSSS badge I enjoyed Seattle over the last weekend. Here are my favorite things to do. Things to do in Seattle – Understand Seattle is a city were corporate culture is ingrained in the city’s DNA. Super-charged employers like Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon and other successful […]

Posted on September 14, 2015 by in Travel Deals

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Air Astana Review (Economy Class)

Air Astana Review (Economy Class)

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Photo Review Intramuros, Manila, Philippines – and the best place for a Manila sunset Philippine Airlines Review – Domestic and International Economy Class Marco Polo Davao Hotel Review Paradise Island, Samal – a cool escape from busy Davao, Philipinnes Jen Hotel Manila Hotel Review (formerly Traders Hotel […]

Posted on May 20, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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