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News: Kreeger to step down as Virgin Atlantic chief executive

Virgin Atlantic has announced that Shai Weiss, currently executive vice president and chief commercial officer and a member of its board, has been appointed as chief executive. He will take up the role on January 1st next year. Craig Kreeger will remain with the airline until his retirement at the end of December to assist with the transition. Weiss has ...

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News: Eurocontrol chief warns of millions of grounded passengers by 2040

Eamonn Brennan was speaking at the ACI General Assembly in Brussels The director general of Eurocontrol has addressed the capacity challenges faced by European aviation in 2018 and in the future, arguing capacity constrains could see passengers grounded in the near future. Speaking at the ACI General Assembly held in Brussels, Eamonn Brennan underlined that the first five months of ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Widerøe chief executive, Stein Nilsen

Norwegian carrier Widerøe has welcomed the inaugural flight of an electric two-seater plane, in what the airline hopes will be the first step toward a viable passenger operation. The plane, made by Slovenian manufacturer Pipistrel, took off from Oslo Airport with Norwegian transport minister Ketil Solvik-Olsen onboard. Although the aircraft can only fly for an hour, Widerøe argues the short ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Trafalgar chief Tollman calls for action on overtourism

As tourism numbers continue their remorseless growth, Trafalgar chief executive Gavin Tollman argues the trend should be seen as an opportunity, not a threat. Here he tells Breaking Travel News how careful management of the flow of visitors can create a sustainable future for even the most popular hotspots. I was deeply disappointed when president Rodrigo Duterte, president of the ...

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Chief Keef Shot At in New York City: Report

Chief Keef was reportedly shot at early Saturday morning outside the Times Square W Hotel in New York City, according to TMZ. No one was struck by any of the bullets and Chief Keef was unharmed. At this time, it is unclear how many shots were fired. According to TMZ, Keef was on his way back into the hotel, where ...

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Legal battle with Redstones keeps CBS chief Leslie Moonves away from network's upfront breakfast

A court hearing on the CBS move, which claims Redstone is not acting in the shareholders’ best interests by attempting to add board members who will support a merger, will be held in a Delaware court Wednesday afternoon. Moonves is scheduled later to appear on the Carnegie Hall stage to address an audience of advertisers who will be spending more ...

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