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The adorable (and appropriate) name given to baby born on American Airlines jetway

An American Airways flight landed with an extra passenger on Wednesday, but this little traveller was no stowaway.

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Flight diverted after passenger fakes medical emergency to get an upgrade

Staff at Travel Weekly have done a lot of things in our time to try and get an upgrade, but this woman’s efforts really take the cake.

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Aviation Wrap: Virgin’s biggest-ever kids sale, Air Vanuatu’s Airbus A220 arrives + MORE!

To enhance your reading experience of this Aviation Wrap, we highly recommend wearing aviator sunnies and a scarf around your neck.

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Flight forced to divert to Dublin over “chemical spill”

by Ali Coulton

Two crew members and one passenger were taken to hospital upon landing after a chemical released a “noxious smell” into the cabin.

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Flavour of the Week: Norwegian’s big reshuffle, Singapore Tourism welcomes new staff + MORE!

Our Flavour of the Week is bursting with the tang of executive reshuffles and zesty fresh faces, best enjoyed with a dollop of sour cream and a few corn chips.

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Aviation Wrap: Airlines go pink for cancer awareness month, Boeing invests $30m in Virgin Galactic + MORE!

Looking for a legend to fly with over October? Check-in with this week’s Aviation Wrap to see who’s doing what for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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Privacy concerns prompt Qantas boarding pass change, as airline strengthens ties with American Airlines

by Huntley Mitchell

In bad news for hackers and scammers, Qantas has announced a change to its boarding passes “to maintain customer privacy”.

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“You’re all screwed”: passenger causes flight diversion, punching seats and smoking a joint

by Ali Coulton

This passenger’s behaviour was more unruly than our office dog when faced with a parcel delivery man.

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American Airlines mechanic arrested, charged for sabotaging flight

An American Airlines employee faces 20 years imprisonment after being arrested for allegedly disabling a plane’s navigation equipment, in the hopes of obtaining overtime work from grounding the jet.

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Man sues airline for discrimination after being removed from flight

An African-American man who says he was forced to find his own way home after being removed from a flight is suing the airline for discrimination.

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WATCH: Passenger hilariously discovers miniature horse seated on flight

by Christian Fleetwood

An American Airlines passenger made a strange and hilarious discovery on his flight across the US when he noticed a fellow passenger was, in fact, a horse.

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Boeing to front big lawsuit from disgruntled pilots over 737 MAX, as American extends cancellations

by Christian Fleetwood

Almost 3,000 pilots from 12 international airlines have joined a class action fronted by an Australian law firm against Boeing.

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