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American Airlines Fares Back On Orbitz

August 29, 2014

American Airlines' airfares were back on Orbitz websites on Friday, after the two companies patched up a dispute that caused American to pull the information on Tuesday.
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American Airlines Fares Back On Orbitz

Germanwings Pilots Strike As Lufthansa Row Rumbles On

August 29, 2014

Pilots at Lufthansa's Germanwings started a six-hour strike on Friday, disrupting the travel plans of thousands of people returning from summer vacations, applying pressure on Lufthansa management in their dispute over a pension scheme.
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Germanwings Pilots Strike As Lufthansa Row Rumbles On

Iceland Says Eruption Over, Lifts Airspace Restrictions

August 29, 2014

Iceland said a small volcanic eruption in the Bárðarbunga volcano system that started in the early hours of Friday had stopped and it had lifted all airspace restrictions.
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Iceland Says Eruption Over, Lifts Airspace Restrictions

Lufthansa, Austrian Resume Flights To Arbil

August 29, 2014

Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines are resuming flights to Arbil in northern Iraq, after suspending them earlier this month.
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Lufthansa, Austrian Resume Flights To Arbil

Tanzania Challenges Kenya As Regional Tourism Hub

August 28, 2014

Tanzania expects tourist numbers to double to 2 million by 2017, challenging regional rival Kenya where Islamist attacks have scared away visitors.
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Tanzania Challenges Kenya As Regional Tourism Hub

UK Advises Against Travel To Ebola-Hit Nations

August 28, 2014

Britain warned its citizens on Thursday to avoid all but essential travel to west African countries hit by the world's worst outbreak of the Ebola virus.
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UK Advises Against Travel To Ebola-Hit Nations

Air France Suspends Flights To Sierra Leone

August 27, 2014

Air France has suspended flights to Sierra Leone on the advice of the French government, the airline said.
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Air France Suspends Flights To Sierra Leone

Ryanair Scraps Bag Fees For Business Travel

August 27, 2014

Ryanair is ditching charges for checked-in bags on some fares in an attempt to attract business passengers who have tended to shun the airline.
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Ryanair Scraps Bag Fees For Business Travel

Australian Carriers Relax Phone Ban

August 25, 2014

Qantas and Virgin Australia passengers can use smartphones and tablets throughout flights from Tuesday after the aviation regulator relaxed a ban on electronic devices on aircraft.
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Australian Carriers Relax Phone Ban

Iceland Lowers Volcano Warning Level

August 24, 2014

Iceland lowered its warning code for possible volcanic disruption to the aviation industry to orange from red on Sunday after further analysis of a possible eruption under a glacier found there had been no eruption.
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