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Virgin Australia bans MacBooks from checked luggage

by Christian Fleetwood

MacBooks have joined coconut meat, hedge trimmers and electro shock weapons on Virgin’s list of banned checked luggage items.

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Aussie airline to reroute London flights following United States’ Iran ban

by Ali Coulton

Meanwhile, Travel Weekly staff have had to reroute their path to the kitchen after the office dog left a nasty surprise on the rug.

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More Boeing drama as it reveals other 737 aircraft parts could be faulty

The grey hairs are really starting to appear on the heads of Boeing execs following this latest revelation.

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Pilot suffers burns to eyes after being hit by laser light during flight

An investigation is underway into an incident involving a pilot whose eyes were injured during a flight.

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Boeing 737 MAX to return to the air by June

The word on the street is Boeing’s 737 MAX will return to circulation next month, following the manufacturer’s software update and FAA approval.

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Boeing completes 737 MAX software update, awaits FAA aproval

by Christian Fleetwood

Boeing has taken a step in the right direction to getting its tarnished 737 MAX back in the air.

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Pilots pressured Boeing to review 737 Max before Ethiopian Airlines crash

by Christian Fleetwood

A damning report and some unsettling updates have filled a few holes in the shaky history of the Boeing 737 Max.

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Thai Airways makes safety pledge following FAA downgrade

by Anne Majumdar/AAP

Thai Airways has responded to the lowering of the safety rating of Thai aviation, insisting it is safe.

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Boeing 787 meets safety levels: report

The US Federal Aviation Administration says a joint review with Boeing has found that the 787 Dreamliner's design, manufacture and […]

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Safety queries raised over MAS missing aircraft

The missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner was not subject to a recent safety directive regarding Boeing 777s, the aircraft manufacturer has stressed as […]

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FAA orders safety checks of Boeing 767s

The Federal Aviation Administration is ordering inspections of Boeing 767 aircraft to check for problems that could cause the pilot […]

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Boeing starts to implement 787 fix

Boeing will begin the process of returning the troubled 787 Dreamliner aircraft to flight, following the US aviation regulator's approval […]

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