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American Airlines asks court to block disruptive ‘slowdown’ by mechanics unions

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – American Airlines Group Inc has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, asking the court to halt what it called an illegal slowdown that it said on Monday threatened to disrupt U.S. summer travel. FILE PHOTO: An American Airlines Boeing 767-300ER aircraft takes off from Zurich Airport January 9, 2018. Read More

American Airlines asks court to stop alleged maintenance slowdown

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FILE PHOTO: An American Airlines Boeing 767-300ER aircraft takes off from Zurich Airport January 9, 2018. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo CHICAGO (Reuters) – American Airlines Group Inc said on Monday it has filed a lawsuit against two unions representing its mechanics, accusing the workers of an illegal slowdown aimed at disrupting operations to improve their position Read More

Exclusive: Elliott Management opposes airline Azul on Avianca Brasil bankruptcy plan

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SAO PAULO (Reuters) – U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management is opposing a new plan by Brazilian airline Azul SA to purchase some of the routes operated by financially troubled rival Avianca Brasil for $145 million, according to a legal document seen by Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An Airbus A318-100 airplane of Avianca Brazil flies over the Read More

‘B Team’ Donald Trump taunted by Iranian minister

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Iran’s foreign minister has goaded Donald Trump on Twitter, after the US president threatened the “official end” of the country. In a tweet, Mohammad Javad Zarif said: “Goaded by #B_Team, @realdonaldTrump hopes to achieve what Alexander, Genghis & other aggressors failed to do. Iranians have stood tall for millennia while aggressors all gone. #EconomicTerrorism & Read More

Air New Zealand picks Boeing for wide-body jet order: sources

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FILE PHOTO: The logo for Air New Zealand is displayed at their office located at Sydney International Airport, Australia, June 20, 2017. REUTERS/David Gray PARIS (Reuters) – Boeing Co has won a hard-fought contest to sell wide-body aircraft to Air New Zealand Ltd, beating a challenge from Europe’s Airbus, industry sources said on Monday. The Read More

If Tehran wants to fight, that’ll be the official end of Iran, Trump warns

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US President Donald Trump has threatened Tehran that it would “the official end” if it fights in a tweet as Washington builds up its military presence close to Iran. It’s unclear what triggered the US leader as all the Iranian officials were saying in recent days is that they want to avoid a military confrontation Read More

Arab nations begin ‘enhanced security patrols’ in Persian Gulf – US Fifth Fleet

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The US and its allies began enhanced maritime security patrols in the international waters of the Persian Gulf in close cooperation with the US Fifth Fleet on Saturday, amid Washington’s tensions with Iran. The Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) were“specifically increasing communication and coordination with each other in support of regional naval cooperation Read More

Susan Sarandon, Pamela Anderson & Roger Waters question silence on OPCW report on Douma ‘attack’

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Susan Sarandon, Pamela Anderson and Roger Waters are leading questions over why the MSM is ignoring a leaked OPCW report contradicting the claim that Syrian President Bashar Assad carried out a chemical weapons attack in Douma. “This is really important. Why aren’t we talking about it?” actress and activist Susan Sarandon tweeted about the leaked Read More

Sarandon, Anderson & Waters question silence on OPCW report on Douma ‘chemical weapons attack’

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Susan Sarandon, Pamela Anderson and Roger Waters are leading questions over why the MSM is ignoring a leaked OPCW report contradicting the claim that Syrian President Bashar Assad carried out a chemical weapons attack in Douma. “This is really important. Why aren’t we talking about it?” actress and activist Susan Sarandon tweeted about the leaked Read More

‘No other options’: US will deliver F-35s, while Turkey will get S-400… and S-500, Erdogan says

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The US will ‘sooner or later’ have to face reality and understand that Turkey’s purchase of Russian S-400 systems is a done deal, President Erdogan said, noting that the current agreement is just the beginning. “We’re done with the S-400. There is absolutely no question of stepping back on the S-400. It is a defense Read More