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Pilots get special pay boost
Thai Airways International (THAI) has approved a special payment for pilots and co-pilots to stem a
India will allow Airbus A380s to land at the country’s four main airports, the civil aviation ministry said
on Monday, lifting restrictions on the superjumbos flying into the country.
French air traffic controllers SNCTA and German Gdf unions have postponed their strikes originally
called for next week.
PT Lion Mentari Airlines, Indonesia’s biggest carrier, may convert an order for five Boeing Co. (BA)
Dreamliners and then call new bids to buy planes with more than 250 seats amid a boom in domestic
More than three months after it was grounded for technical and safety reasons, Dana Air may have
received a go ahead to resume operations.
Tempers flared at airline offices in Caracas on Friday as Venezuelans reacted angrily to international
carriers’ refusal to sell tickets after the government devalued the bolivar for flights abroad.
Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will suspend its flights to Los Angeles – its last destination in the Americas –
as part of a major cost-cutting drive.