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Airlines, regulators agree to track flights globally

Airlines, regulators agree to track flights globally
After two days of meetings in Montreal, aviation regulators and airlines agreed to track all flights globally, to avoid a repeat of the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. But the timing is uncertain for when all airlines will be expected to …
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Airline flight had close call with drone in March
A US Airways commuter flight nearly collided with a drone in March near the airport in Tallahassee, Fla., according to a Federal Aviation Administration official. Jim Williams, head of the FAA's unmanned aircraft office, told a conference that the …
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5 common airline ticket myths debunked
No airline has a lock on the cheapest fares every time, everywhere because airlines match prices of competitors. Even ultra-discounter Spirit sometimes costs more than, say, Virgin America, if you add in the cost of a single carry-on and the fee for …
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Airlines Persuade More Travelers to Find Satisfaction in Baggage Fees

Airlines Persuade More Travelers to Find Satisfaction in Baggage Fees
Traveler satisfaction for North American airlines increased to a record high of 712 on a 1,000-point scale devised by J.D. Power, which released its 2014 airline satisfaction study on Tuesday. The increase from 695 a year earlier comes even as higher …
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Struggling Malaysian Airline taps banks for restructuring: sources
MAS aimed to break even this year after three years of red ink, but analysts expect losses to widen as the airline cuts fares to spur demand shaken by the disappearance of its MH370 flight over the Indian Ocean. It was already facing stiff competition …
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Malaysian Airline Considers Stake Sale of Engineering Unit
A partial sale of MAS Engineering, which provides maintenance, repair and overhaul services to Malaysia Airlines and a list of other international carriers, will help the flag carrier monetize the business and bring in much needed cash. The company …
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