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JetBlue Airways Profit Jumps 87 Percent

January 29, 2015

JetBlue Airways reported an 87 percent rise in quarterly profit as it flew more passengers and benefitted from lower fuel prices.
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JetBlue Airways Profit Jumps 87 Percent

French Co-Pilot Flying AirAsia Jet Before Crash

January 29, 2015

The French first officer of AirAsia flight QZ8501 was at the controls just before the accident, Indonesia's lead investigator said on Thursday.
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French Co-Pilot Flying AirAsia Jet Before Crash

Turkey, Lebanon Restart Baghdad Flights

January 29, 2015

Turkish Airlines and Lebanon's Middle East Airlines resumed flights to Baghdad on Thursday after halting them earlier in the week when bullets hit a plane as it was landing in the Iraqi capital.
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Turkey, Lebanon Restart Baghdad Flights

Aer Lingus Shares Fall As Govt Opposition To Sale Grows

January 29, 2015

Opposition to a takeover of Aer Lingus by IAG is building within Irish government parties, pushing shares in the Irish airline lower for the second successive day.
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Aer Lingus Shares Fall As Govt Opposition To Sale Grows

Malaysia Declares MH370 An 'Accident'

January 29, 2015

Malaysia has declared the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 an accident, clearing the way for the airline to pay compensation to victims' relatives while the search for the plane goes on.
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Malaysia Declares MH370 An 'Accident'

Boeing 747-8 To Replace Air Force One

January 28, 2015

The US Air Force will use Boeing's 747-8 airliner to replace its current fleet of two presidential aircraft, one of the most visible symbols of the United States.
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Boeing 747-8 To Replace Air Force One

Airbus CEO Promises Shake-Up After A400M Delays

January 28, 2015

The head of Airbus Group has promised changes at the European aerospace firm after further delays and quality problems with its A400M military transport plane.
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Airbus CEO Promises Shake-Up After A400M Delays

EU Ponders New Airline Data Rules

January 28, 2015

The European Commission is reviewing plans on sharing airline passenger data to address privacy concerns while still seeking to improve security following militant attacks in Paris.
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EU Ponders New Airline Data Rules

Libya's Buraq Air Halts Flights After Crew Killed

January 28, 2015

Libyan carrier Buraq Airlines has suspended all flights for two days after one of its air crews was killed in an attack on a luxury hotel in Tripoli.
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Boeing's Profit Rises On Higher Deliveries

January 28, 2015

Boeing reported a 19 percent rise in fourth-quarter profit, helped by booming demand for commercial aircraft.
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Boeing's Profit Rises On Higher Deliveries

Search For Airasia Crash Victims Could End In Days

January 28, 2015

Indonesia's search for dozens of victims still unaccounted for from last month's crash of an AirAsia passenger jet could end within days if no more bodies are found, a senior government official said on Wednesday.
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Search For Airasia Crash Victims Could End In Days

Spring Air Becomes Asia's Most Valuable Budget Carrier

January 28, 2015

China's Spring Airlines has seen its share price more than double within six days of listing on the Shanghai stock exchange, making it Asia's most valuable budget carrier.
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Spring Air Becomes Asia's Most Valuable Budget Carrier

Skymark Files For Bankruptcy Protection

January 28, 2015

Japanese budget carrier Skymark Airlines filed for protection from creditors late on Wednesday, blaming a weak yen and a dispute with Airbus for its financial straits.
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Skymark Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Malaysia To Release MH370 Interim Report On March 7

January 28, 2015

Malaysia's Department of Civil Aviation will release an interim report on the investigation into Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on March 7, a day before the one-year anniversary of the disappearance.
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Malaysia To Release MH370 Interim Report On March 7

US FAA Sets New Air Safety Rule

January 27, 2015

The US FAA said on Wednesday it is requiring domestic airlines to put in place proactive safety measures designed to highlight risks, deter accidents and make air travel safer.
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US FAA Sets New Air Safety Rule