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November 12, 2008

AD: Boeing

AD NUMBER: 2008-22-06 MANUFACTURER: Boeing SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2008-22-06 SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Boeing Model 767-200 and -300 series airplanes.

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AD: Boeing

AD NUMBER: 2008-22-12 MANUFACTURER: Boeing SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2008-22-12 SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for all Boeing Model 727 airplanes.

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AD: Airbus

AD NUMBER: 2008-22-20 MANUFACTURER: Airbus SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2008-22-20 SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for the products listed above.

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WestJet Gets Lucky In Fallout From Boeing Strike

Delayed Deliveries Aid In Capacity Cuts

All things considered, the recent machinists strike at Boeing couldn't have come at a better time for Canadian low-cost carrier WestJet.

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Southwest Plans To Join Forces With Mexican LCC

Announces Codeshare Agreement With Volaris

Southwest Airlines appears to be leveraging its strong financial footing to expand its reach at a time when many competitors are contracting.

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Pilots Spur Possible Labor Tension At Newly-Merged Delta

Motion For Single-Carrier Status Forces Unions' Hands

Unions representing workers at the former Northwest Airlines may be rushed into new certification votes before they're ready.

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Revamped Indianapolis Airport Sees Its First Arrival

UAL Flight Arrives At New Col. H. Weir Cook Terminal

The $1.1 billion 're-imaging' of the Indianapolis International Airport was officially christened Tuesday, with a formal ribbon cutting followed hours later by the arrival of the first passenger airline flight.

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DHL Shutdown Shakes Up US Air Cargo Market

FedEx, UPS, Post Office To Pick Up Remnants

This week's announcement by delivery company DHL that it will drastically slash its air and ground operations in North America leaves air cargo shippers scrambling for alternatives, and possibly facing higher prices as a result.

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Air New Zealand, Boeing Announce Date For Biofuels Test Flight

747-400 Powered By Sustainable Fuel To Fly December 3

Air New Zealand and Boeing announced Tuesday that December 3 will be the date for the airline's sustainable biofuels flight from Auckland using a 747-400 jetliner. Conducted in partnership with Rolls-Royce and UOP, a Honeywell company, one of the airplane's four Rolls-Royce RB211 engines will be powered in part using advanced generation biofuels derived from jatropha.

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Survey: Boozing, Spying Near Top Of Favorite Layover Activities

Travelers Admit To Wide Range Of Behavior To Pass Time

The following report is to be taken at least somewhat tongue-in-cheek... we hope. Online travel community IgoUgo.com recently surveyed its members and found that more than 73 percent of travelers said they are spending more time in airports due to flight delays or layovers. But what was really surprising was just what people are up to on their layovers.

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