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Ryanair halves 2020 growth plans on Boeing MAX delays

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(Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) has slashed its growth plans for next summer, blaming delays in deliveries of Boeing’s (BA.N) grounded 737 MAX jet, lifting the shares of rival airlines which had feared a surge in new planes would hit ticket prices. FILE PHOTO: Ryanair logo is pictured on the the jacket of a cabin crew Read More

Ryanair cuts 2020 passenger forecast, fearing Boeing MAX delays

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(Reuters) – Europe’s largest budget airline Ryanair (RYA.I) has cut its forecast for passenger numbers next summer, blaming possible further delays in deliveries of Boeing (BA.N) 737 MAX planes. FILE PHOTO: Ryanair logo is pictured on the the jacket of a cabin crew member ahead of a news conference by Ryanair union representatives in Brussels, Read More

Emirates flight to Dubai TRASHED by turbulence, passengers injured

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Passengers aboard an Emirates flight from Auckland, New Zealand, to Dubai were left injured and the aircraft littered with debris, after the Airbus A380 was shook by severe turbulence three hours before landing. The double-decker jetliner had nearly completed its 17-hour flight from Auckland to Dubai in the early hours of last Thursday morning when Read More

Bastille Day parade shows military tech in air and on ground, though marred by protests (FULL VIDEO)

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France showcased its military might with an impressive Bastille Day parade along the Champs Elysees in the heart of Paris. But Yellow Vest protesters used the event to once again demonstrate their anger. Around 4,300 soldiers, 200 vehicles and 100 aircraft took part in the annual parade, attended by thousands of people, including guests of Read More

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations for fourth time

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(Reuters) – American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) said on Sunday it is extending for a fourth time cancellations of about 115 daily flights into early November due to the ongoing grounding of the Boeing Co (BA.N) 737 MAX jets. FILE PHOTO: American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX jets sit parked at a facility in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Read More

Lockheed Martin plans to expand Milwaukee plant workforce by 15%

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Lockheed Martin is seen at Euronaval, the world naval defence exhibition in Le Bourget near Paris, France, October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (Reuters) – Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) said on Friday it plans to increase the workforce at its Milwaukee facility by more than 15% this year. The Read More

OPCW report on 2018 Syria chemical ‘attack’ politicized, new probe may be needed – Russian envoy

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The OPCW report on the 2018 chemical “attack” in Syria’s Douma is inconsistent and was clearly made to fit the pre-existing political narrative, Russia’s envoy to the organization has said, adding that a new probe might be needed. The report, released early in March, was the main topic of a large press conference held by Read More

‘Don’t play with fire’: Beijing warns US over Taiwan

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China strongly warned Washington against shipping weapons to Taiwan, and urged the US to consider the “gravity” of the issue after the Pentagon authorized selling tanks to Taipei. Foreign Minister Wang Yi blasted Washington for allowing arm sales to Taiwan during his trip to Hungary on Friday. “We urge the US to fully recognize the Read More

UK sends second warship to Gulf after Iran threats over seized tanker

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By By Alistair Bunkall, defence and security correspondent The UK is to increase its military presence in the Gulf by sending a second warship to the region. HMS Duncan, a Type 45 Destroyer, will sail to the Gulf in the coming days after recently completing NATO exercises in the Black Sea, and is expected in Read More

‘This is a dangerous game’: Iran demands UK releases seized oil tanker

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Iran has demanded the immediate release of an oil tanker seized by Royal Marines off the coast of Gibraltar, warning Britain: “This is a dangerous game and has consequences.” It comes as tensions mount in the Gulf after a Royal Navy warship deterred Iranian patrol boats attempting to impede a British tanker sailing through the Read More