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Aviation Wrap: Qantas to reopen lounges, Lufthansa shareholders approve $15bn rescue package + MORE

It’s a monster Aviation Wrap this week, folks. Meaning that there’s lots of news – not that it’s scary or anything.

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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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Flight awkwardly turns around after discovering airport was closed

In an embarrassing mix-up, a passenger plane scheduled to land in Sardinia was forced to head back to Germany after discovering there was nowhere to land.

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Aviation Wrap: Etihad showcases ‘Greenliner’ aircraft, Rex secures funding + MORE

This week’s Aviation Wrap has got a bit of a Howard Hughes feel to it. By that, we mean our reporter who wrote it has overgrown fingernails and now wears tissue boxes as shoes.

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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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Airline pilot draws cheeky shape in the sky

A flight path recently carved out by an airline pilot has got the aviation community in stitches.

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Lufthansa facing potential $9.4m fine over alleged non-compliant flights

The German airline is facing the prospect of a whopping fine and a low-key staff Christmas party for operating flights that were allegedly non-compliant.

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Businessman caught attempting aircraft pilot con

Ever watched ‘Catch Me If You Can’ with Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks? Well, this story has all the hallmarks of the Hollywood flick.

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“I can SEE the bag”: Airline takes off as passenger spots his suitcase on tarmac

A passenger on a flight from Munich airport got a nasty shock when he spotted his suitcase on the tarmac as the plane prepared to take off.

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Man calls in bomb threat to ask flight attendant on date

Just when you thought dating in 2019 couldn’t get much weirder, we bring you a 65-year-old who dealt with being rejected by preventing his flight attendant crush from leaving the country.

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EasyJet bans peanuts on flights, with plans to ban all nuts in the future

Travel Weekly understands that the budget carrier’s plan to ban all nuts in the future doesn’t affect male passengers.

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Airline wrap: Low-cost airline launches, Lufthansa’s new service, fresh links to Solomon Islands + more!

This airline wrap soars above last weeks, with loads of juicy announcements. And if that doesn’t interest you, there’s also some pretty pictures to brighten your Tuesday morning.

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