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Double-decker seat concept grabs the attention of major airlines

by Christian Fleetwood

A new lie-flat airline seat is being proposed as a solution for a good night’s sleep for economy-class travellers, and as a possible social distancing solution for aircraft of all ages.

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Aviation Wrap: Etihad to resume Melbourne-London service, Rex enters trading halt + MORE

Are you hungry for updates from the world’s airlines? Enjoy Travel Weekly’s aviation buffet without the risk of catching COVID-19. 

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Aviation Wrap: British Airways’ Guinness World Record, SilkAir to suspend Hiroshima flights + MORE!

Out of touch or can’t be stuffed to keep up with the non-stop news coming out of aviation? Cue Travel Weekly’s informative wrap.

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British carrier collapses two months after proposed government rescue

by Christian Fleetwood

The United Kingdom’s biggest regional airline has suspended all operations with immediate effect, just months after seeking government help.

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Aviation Wrap: Canberra Airport ‘Master Plan’ approved, SAA’s birthday sale + MORE!

Have you started your working week in a bit of a slump? Soar on out of it here with our Aviation Wrap!

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Flights, trains and football matches cancelled as Storm Ciara smacks Europe

Meanwhile, one airline made the most of hurricane-force winds ravaging northern continental Europe by shaving more than an hour and a half off a transatlantic flight.

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Police officer leaves gun, ex-prime minister’s passport in plane toilet

As seasoned travellers, we’ve found a lot of bizarre things in plane lavatories, but this passenger’s find really takes the cake.

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Aviation Wrap: LATAM to leave Oneworld, British Airways trials AI-powered cocktail maker + MORE!

For an enhanced reading experience, Travel Weekly suggests gazing over this wrap while listening to “Learn to Fly” by the Foo Fighters.

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British Airways teams up with Qatar Airways for Aussie expansion

If approved by the ACCC, the new partnership could allow British Airways to coordinate on more than 100 routes, expanding on its once-daily flight between Sydney and London.

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Airline employee’s sassy tweet goes viral

You can absolutely tell who on Twitter has worked in customer service before based on their response to this viral tweet.

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Aviation Wrap: Australia ups counter-terror at airports, Qantaslink’s new routes, BA to 3D print plane parts + MORE!

Soar above your competition and impress your friends with all the latest airline news. Or at least kill a good 20 minutes by reading the whole thing.

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Airlines exposed for money-saving ‘fuel tankering’ practice that increases emissions

by Christian Fleetwood

A UK investigation has revealed an unsettling cost-cutting practice at airlines that sees hundreds of kilograms of additional emissions produced per flight.

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