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US Airlines Concerned About Ebola

October 1, 2014

Several US airlines are in close contact with federal health officials about Ebola-related travel concerns after a man infected with the virus was diagnosed in the US.
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US Airlines Concerned About Ebola

First Ebola Patient Diagnosed In US

October 1, 2014

A man who flew from Liberia to Texas has become the first patient infected with the Ebola virus to be diagnosed in the United States, health officials said on Tuesday.
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First Ebola Patient Diagnosed In US

Lufthansa Pilots' Strike Hits Frankfurt Long-haul

September 30, 2014

Lufthansa pilots threatened further strike action on Tuesday as they began a 15 hour walkout at Frankfurt airport in a row over retirement benefits.
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Lufthansa Pilots' Strike Hits Frankfurt Long-haul

Air France Pilots Call Off Strike

September 28, 2014

Air France pilots have called off their two-week strike, despite continued deadlock with managers over the development of the firm's low-cost operations.
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Air France Pilots Call Off Strike

Chicago-area ATC Fire Grounds 1,750 Flights

September 26, 2014

A fire apparently set by an employee at a Chicago-area air traffic control facility led to the cancellation of more than 1,700 flights at the city's two major airports.
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Chicago-area ATC Fire Grounds 1,750 Flights

Air France Urges Pilots To Accept Deal, End Strike

September 26, 2014

Air France sought to bring a 12-day pilots strike, over the expansion of its budget Transavia unit, to an end on Friday with a series of proposals that won the backing of the company's board and French Prime Minister Manuel Valls.
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Air France Urges Pilots To Accept Deal, End Strike

Europe Allows Gadgets To Stay On During Flights

September 26, 2014

Airline passengers will be able to use smartphones and tablet computers throughout their entire flight, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) said on Friday, which could also pave the way for airlines to offer wireless communication services.
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Europe Allows Gadgets To Stay On During Flights

Lufthansa Pilots Threaten Strike As Talks Fail

September 25, 2014

German pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit is planning further industrial action at Lufthansa after talks over an early retirement scheme broke down.
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Lufthansa Pilots Threaten Strike As Talks Fail

Air France Pilots' Strike Continues

September 25, 2014

The main pilots' union at Air France said its strike was continuing despite confirmation from the company that it had withdrawn its controversial plans to expand the airline's low-cost operations in Europe.
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Air France Pilots' Strike Continues

Air Canada Adds New Baggage Fee

September 18, 2014

Air Canada will start charging some economy passengers for their first checked bag on flights within Canada and to the Caribbean and Mexico, days after rival WestJet introduced a similar fee.
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Air Canada Adds New Baggage Fee