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Dispute Disrupts Flights At Toronto Airport

July 3, 2015

A disruption by workers that refuel planes at Toronto's Pearson airport caused flight delays and cancellations on Friday, as the city prepares for the start of the Pan American Games on July 10.
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Dispute Disrupts Flights At Toronto Airport

UK Airports Commission Chooses Heathrow

July 1, 2015

Britain should build a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport, a government-appointed commission into the country's airport capacity said in a report set to create a political headache for Prime Minister David Cameron.
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UK Airports Commission Chooses Heathrow

WestJet Flight Diverted After Threat

June 30, 2015

A WestJet Airlines Toronto flight was diverted to Winnipeg and evacuated after an unspecified threat, with six passengers injured leaving the plane.
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WestJet Flight Diverted After Threat

UK Airport Expansion Report Due Wednesday

June 29, 2015

The UK's Heathrow and Gatwick airports will find out on Wednesday which has won the backing of a three-year independent inquiry into the decades-long battle to expand London's airport capacity.
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UK Airport Expansion Report Due Wednesday

AeroMexico 787 Makes Emergency Landing In Ireland

June 29, 2015

An Aeromexico Boeing 787 Dreamliner en route from Mexico City to Paris made an emergency landing at Ireland's Shannon Airport on Monday, all 193 people on board disembarked safely.
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AeroMexico 787 Makes Emergency Landing In Ireland

Airport Operator AOT Passenger Numbers Up 19.6 Pct

June 29, 2015

Airports of Thailand's passenger numbers rose 19.6 percent in the first eight months of its fiscal year from October 2014.
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Airport Operator AOT Passenger Numbers Up 19.6 Pct

China's Aviation Boom Spurs Airport Building

June 26, 2015

When Mangshi opened its airport two decades ago, the small tropical city on China's border with Myanmar was served by few airlines. China's recent travel boom has changed that - seven carriers brought in more than 1 million visitors last year.
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China's Aviation Boom Spurs Airport Building

Vietnam Gives Go-Ahead For Huge New Airport

June 25, 2015

Vietnam plans to build an ambitious new USD$16 billion airport as an eventual competitor to airline hubs in Bangkok and Singapore, on a site that is bigger than both combined.
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Vietnam Gives Go-Ahead For Huge New Airport

Police Search Ryanair Jet After Hoax Bomb Call

June 25, 2015

Polish police, acting on a tip-off from a hoax caller, have searched a Ryanair plane for an explosive device but found nothing, police and the airline said.
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Police Search Ryanair Jet After Hoax Bomb Call

China To Invest USD$80 Bln In 193 Aviation Projects

June 24, 2015

China will invest CNY500 billion yuan (USD$80 billion) in 193 major domestic aviation projects this year, to meet growing travel demand and to bolster growth as the world's second-largest economy slows.
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China To Invest USD$80 Bln In 193 Aviation Projects

UK Prepares For Showdown On Airport Expansion

June 22, 2015

A decades-long battle to expand Britain's overcrowded airports is set for a crunch decision in the coming weeks, as the world's fifth-largest economy seeks to resolve a row that has plagued successive governments and risks choking economic growth.
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UK Prepares For Showdown On Airport Expansion

Malaysia Steps Up Health Screening For MERS

June 22, 2015

Malaysia has stepped up health screenings at all entry points into the country, after the first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) was reported in Thailand last week.
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Malaysia Steps Up Health Screening For MERS

Hackers Ground 1,400 Passengers At Warsaw Airport

June 21, 2015

Around 1,400 passengers of Polish airline LOT were grounded at Warsaw's Chopin airport on Sunday after hackers attacked the airline ground computer systems used to issue flight plans.
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Hackers Ground 1,400 Passengers At Warsaw Airport

Delta, Southwest Threaten Lawsuits In Dallas Gate Spat

June 19, 2015

Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines have scheduled overlapping flights from identical gates at Love Field in Dallas, creating potential havoc for customers as a gate-sharing agreement between the carriers is set to expire and a court battle looms over slots at the airport.
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Delta, Southwest Threaten Lawsuits In Dallas Gate Spat

Body Found In London 'Fell From BA Plane'

June 19, 2015

British police were investigating newspaper reports on Friday that a body found on the roof of a building in southwest London was that of a stowaway who had fallen from the undercarriage of a plane as it came in to land from South Africa.
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Body Found In London 'Fell From BA Plane'