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Etihad and Alibaba in celebration of shopping

Etihad Airways has repainted five of its aircraft to promote a new loyalty programme with online retailer Alibaba and to…

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Is the future of aviation electric?

Siemens, Rolls Royce and Airbus are to collaborate on a project to deliver a Bae146-sized hybrid electric plane by 2020….

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It’s the pits for DHL and Lewis Hamilton

Just like express parcels delivery, Formula One is an unforgiving business in which seconds can make the difference between success…

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Head to Head: Munch artworks at Oslo Airport

Norwegian airport operator Avinor has signed a 10-year contract with the Munch Museum to display works by Edvard Munch at…

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Passenger to Gatwick

A hunt for a fugitive who went missing from a London-bound Emirates plane has ended happily – but mystery still…

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Burning men festival

No, it’s not a street protest – staff at Ethiopian Airlines Group are symbolically burning the last bits of paper…

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NASA’s flying eye in the sky

One of the lesser-known products of Boeing’s 747 programme in the 1970s was the 747SP. Faced with the need to…

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Runners on the runway

Anyone in the Atlanta area this weekend might be interested to know that Hartsfield-Jackson airport is hosting the third annual…

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Hijacked plane home after 40 years

Cast your mind back 40 years, if you are old enough, to October 1977, when terrorist groups were in full…

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Smurfs up

Following our story in July (Name ten famous Belgians – OK, make it five, then…) we can reveal that the…

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