Monthly Archives: March 2016

Brussels Airport Attack: Cancellations, Delays and Statuses of Major Airlines

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Brussels Airport, the site of deadly twin blasts Tuesday, will stay closed until at least Wednesday afternoon local time, the Belgian crisis center has announced. The terrorist attacks at the international airport in Zaventem, 7 miles outside Belgium’s capital, killed …

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Ghana Lifts Visa Requirements for All African Citizens

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Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama on Sunday March 6 announced that the country will begin to offer visas on arrival to citizens of all 54 African Union (AU) member states starting in July. Mr. Mahama made the declaration while delivering his …

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Emirates Postpones Panama City Long Haul Plans Over Bilateral Approvals

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Emirates (EK, Dubai Int’l) has indefinitely deferred the launch of flights to Panamá City Tocumen Int’l after it failed to secure adequate bilateral approvals for codesharing flights across Central America through partner, Copa Airlines (CM, Panamá City Tocumen Int’l). We …

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British Airways Changes S16 Lagos Operational Aircraft

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British Airways in summer 2016 season is adjusting operational aircraft on London Heathrow – Lagos Murtala Muhammed International route, which sees the airline operates 4-class 777-200ER aircraft for 27MAR16 to 29OCT16. This route is currently operated by 747-400 aircraft. BA075 LHR1145 …

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MH370 Passenger’s Family Sues Malaysia Airlines For ‘Sudden Shock’ After Plane’s Disappearance

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The family of New Zealand’s Paul Weeks, one of the passengers aboard the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, sued the carrier for the “sudden shock” and “mental harm” they suffered after the plane’s disappearance, media reports said Sunday. The lawsuit was reportedly …

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Asaba International Airport To Be Temporarily Closed

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Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta said on Wednesday that the Asaba International Airport would be closed down temporarily, when work on the runway reached an advanced stage. The governor spoke when he inspected the ongoing construction work at the airport …

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