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TSA Plans To Expand New Security Screening Procedures Domestically

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Following a successful trial run at ten U.S. airports (Related News – TSA Starts Additional Security Screening Procedures At Ten US Airports) and rollout at worldwide airports with U.S. bound flights, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced it will expand the enhanced security screening program to other domestic airports.

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Airports Exempted From The U.S. Electronic Ban (Updated)

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Etihad Airways (EY) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) were the first airportss to demonstrate to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that they have the enhanced security measures (Related news on Enhanced Security Measures) in place for all US bound flights and were rewarded with the large electronic device ban lift (Related news […]

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Which North American Airports Have The Fastest Cellular And Wi-Fi Speeds

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Connectivity plays an important part of many traveller’s journey through airports. The current expectation is for most modern airports to offer some form of free Wi-Fi connection and perhaps a paid premium option.  However, what would be the use of free Wi-Fi if it is unuseable due to low upload and download speeds. Popular network […]

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LEVEL Looks To Expand Long Haul Network With New Aircraft Order

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On the heels of Air France introducing its own low cost subsidiary Joon for a September 2017 launch (Related News – Air France Unveiled  New Low Cost Carrier Named Joon), International Airlines Group (IAG) announced it has ordered additional aircrafts for its similar LEVEL subsidiary and expands operations to Buenos Aires.

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The Mystery Behind Airport Codes – How Are They Created?

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Over 3.7 billion people travelled around the world annually. Many of these travellers wondered why airport codes are three letters long and how are they created. This post uncovers the mystery of airport codes and showcases how they can be used in unique way in retail and marketing.

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Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon Launches Upgrade Bid To 13 Destinations

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Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) experimented with the upgrade bid process for its economy and premium economy passengers with success in 2016 and made the decision to officially launch the program on selective routes immediately for itself and sister airline Cathay Dragon (KA).

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Heathrow Express Rolled Out Off-Peak Discounts Of Up To 32% In August

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Summer months are usually quieter for business travellers heading to Europe. As such, airlines often have discounts for their transatlantic services during this time period. London’s Heathrow Express is taking a cue from the travel pattern changes by simulating demand with a big off-peak discount offer.

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Inside Look At Current And Future Emirates Airbus A380-800 Configurations

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Emirates (EK) is the biggest Airbus A380-800 operator with 95 aircrafts in service and another 12 on order. While there are three published configurations, the airline actually have six different versions in operation today. We take an inside look at all the different versions available for travellers today and what the future will entail.