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Plane fares: Flight prices set to go up due to oil hike

Wiz Air CEO József Váradi has warned that current cost pressures “could mean our fares – and those in the wider industry – move up if the cost environment changes”. Fuel is one the biggest costs for airlines, making up roughly one third of operating expenses, according to analysts. U.S. crude oil is now trading at about $ 72 a barrel and ...

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Ryanair flight cancellations: Full list of cancelled flights following French ATC strike

A number of Ryanair flights from the UK have been cancelled following the French Air Traffic Control Strike. The French ATC have been striking over the past month, with today’s strike to last until 23rd May. Reasons behind the strike include staffing, pay and retirement complaints. UK airports affected include London Stansted, Birmingham, East Midlands and Manchester What flights have ...

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Focus: 3 Tips to save up to 10% on your next Emirates flight

Flights, especially long-range ones, are not cheap.  They become even more expensive if you travel using first-tier airlines such as the emirates. However, for someone who knows the hassles of international travel, shifting to some lower-tier airline is not an option. Such airlines may be cheaper, but they come at a cost to your comfort. As such, the best option ...

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Dog Dies On United Flight After Passenger Forced To Put Carrier In Overhead Bin

A dog died aboard a United Airlines plane Monday, after a family says it was forced to stow the pet in the overhead bin for the duration of the flight. Catalina Robledo and her 11-year-old daughter, Sophia Ceballos, were traveling with their 10-month-old French bulldog, Kokito, on United Flight 1284 from Houston’s George Bu… Travel – Top Destinations, Vacation Ideas

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Flight secrets: The real reason why you should never inflate your life jacket on the plane

Passengers who regularly fly by commercial plane have learned a number of untold secrets over the years regarding the aviation industry. From dirty tap water to filthy seat pockets, some of the more disgusting facts have baffled frequent flyers. A recent thread on Reddit caused a storm after flight attendants explained some mysterious facts that many didn’t realise existed. One ...

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Luton Airport bank holiday strikes: Will your flight be affected by strike action?

Luton Airport strikes will occur over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend as workers dispute pay and zero hours contracts. But will a strike disrupt your bank holiday holiday plans? It is known strikes in the past have led to cancelled flights and delays. A Sky News Breaking posted this evening explains that staff from multiple departments are striking. It reads: ...

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