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Emirates airline unveil windowless aircraft – would you fly in a plane with no windows?

Windowless feature is currently on board the Emirates first class cabin of its newest Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.  First class passengers will see images projected from outside the aircraft using fibre-optic cameras. New design will make the plane lighter, cut fuel costs and make the aircraft safer in th event of an emergency landing. Emirates has unveiled the virtual windows o… Daily Express :: ...

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Airline passengers can now claim up to £600 for delayed connecting flights outside the EU

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling on flight delay compensation means that passengers who are denied boarding, delayed more than three hours or have a cancelled flight on non-EU connecting flights are now eligible for payouts if the cause is not extraordinary circumstances. The new judgement by the ECJ will also allow for retrospective claims for flights up to ...

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Worst UK airline REVEALED: New report ranks nation's carriers – which one came bottom?

A report – carried out by flight compensation company AirHelp – found that the UK air travel industry is performing poorly across the board, with both UK airlines and airports receiving damning feedback.    Low-cost airlines in particular performed poorly with easyJet coming in as the lowest ranked airline of the UK-based carriers, based largely on its poor claims handling ...

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News: IATA AGM 2018: Global governments urged to free blocked airline funds

Airline officials have called on governments to abide by international agreements and treaty obligations to enable airlines to repatriate revenues from ticket sales and other activities. According to IATA, the amount of airline funds blocked from repatriation totalled $ 4.9 billion at the end of 2017, which was down seven per cent compared to year-end 2016. However, airline funds remain ...

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Hand luggage rules: Which UK airline allows the most bags in the cabin for free?

Hand luggage rules can become confusing for passengers who fly with different airlines when travelling abroad. Some offer free baggage in the cabin, while other airlines do not. Airlines may also have different measurement restrictions, as well as weight restrictions for cabin bags. Which UK airlines offer passengers the most hand luggage, both weight and size, for free? Express.co.uk investigates ...

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Best travel brand of the year revealed to be this surprising UK airline

The Which? Awards 2018 have revealed the winner for the Best Travel Brand of the year. For the first time, an airline was the winner, with Jet2.com coming out on top. Which? chief executive Peter Vicary-Smith stated that the winners must have “exceptional standards, delivering excellent products, services and value for money”. Runners-up included HF Holiday, Premier Inn and Riviera ...

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Woman Claims Airline Told Her To Flush Emotional Support Hamster Down Toilet

A Miami college student is considering legal action against Spirit Airlines after she says an employee wouldn’t let her on a flight until she flushed her emotional support hamster down an airport toilet. Belen Aldecosea said the incident occurred when she was at the Baltimore–Washington International Airport on Nov. 21, 2017, getting ready to … Travel – Top Destinations, Vacation ...

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Cheap flights: easyJet named the UK’s best value short haul airline for THIS reason

Navigating cheap flights can be a bit of a minefield yet securing the best deal could save hundreds – especially with summer holidays fast approaching. As budget airlines spread their wings passengers can go further afield with their money, yet the majority of British holidaymakers still prefer to flock to the European tourist hotspots. As a result, the budget airlines ...

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Landing from hell as Southwest Airline passengers scream and cry fearing the end

Southwest Airline passengers aboard the flight 3461 had the fright of their lives while the pilot struggled to land the plane is stormy weather. The terrifying incident took place on Saturday night as the scheduled flight took off from Fort Lauderdale heading to New Orleans. Passengers on board were screaming, vomiting, crying and sending farewells to… Daily Express :: Travel ...

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