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  1. News - China - AVIATION

    Cathay passengers from New York stuck on plane in Zhuhai for 16 hours when hailstorm hit on March 30

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:17am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Flight from New York diverted in hailstorm, but neither passengers nor crew could leave plane 34 hours to HK- with 16 of them stuck in Zhuhai It's a long haul from New York to Hong Kong any day, at 15 to 16 hours. So imagine what it was like being stuck on board a further 18 hours-plus when a black rainstorm two weeks ago forced a Cathay Pacific ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1479328/cathay-passengers-new-york-stuck-plane-zhuhai-16-hours-when-hailstorm-hit
  2. News - World - AVIATION

    New York's outdated LaGuardia Airport set for US$3.6b revamp

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:28pm by AP

    ... home in the US state of Texas to New York at least six times a year. That's about to change. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the state is taking control of an ambitious US$3.6 ... Associated Press in New York Outdated airport dubbed worst in America by travellers is set for take-off with a US$3.6b revamp Break in clouds over LaGuardia Dark, dingy, cramped and sad. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1409899/new-yorks-outdated-laguardia-airport-set-us36b-revamp
  3. News - Asia - AVIATION

    More than 350 new airports planned across Asia-Pacific as tourism booms

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... with snaking queues at immigration, overflowing baggage carousels and expensive flight delays, Asian nations are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel ... region's tourism sector. Airlines have responded by setting up several new budget carriers and flying new routes- but many airports are unable to cope, forcing governments to either expand ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1562931/more-350-new-airports-planned-across-asia-pacific-tourism-booms
  4. Lifestyle - Technology - AVIATION

    Death is mercifully quick when a rocket hits an airliner mid-flight

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 03:47am by BLOOM

    ... the best guess of James Vosswinkel, a trauma surgeon who led a definitive study of TWA flight 800 that exploded and crashed off New York's Long Island in 1996, killing all 230 on board. ... such horrific forces that it's essentially unsurvivable," said Vosswinkel, chief of trauma and surgical critical care at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. "No one ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1559905/death-mercifully-quick-when-rocket-hits-airliner-mid-flight
  5. News - China - AVIATION

    Travellers turn to trains as military drills delay flights

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 05:21am by Daniel Ren, Phila Siu and Nectar Gan

    ... The military controls much of the country's air space- some estimate as little as 20 per cent is held for civil flights. Industry officials say that means longer flight times, less efficient ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1562232/travellers-turn-trains-military-drills-delay-flights
  6. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Airbus to test-run newest passenger aircraft in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 01:25am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... operating the world's biggest fleet of A330s, Airbus' best-selling medium-sized aircraft which it is relaunching this month with a new engine option, the A330neo. Hawaiian Airlines last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1562210/airbus-test-run-newest-passenger-aircraft-hong-kong
  7. News - World - AVIATION

    US limits on drone use may impede research, some academics say

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:41pm by AP

    ... as they keep them away from airports, fly them below 121 metres and keep the aircraft within sight of the remote-controlling operator at all times. However, commercial operators or people working ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1561240/us-limits-drone-use-may-impede-research-some-academics-say
  8. News - China - AVIATION

    Military exercises cause major flight delays in China as PLA carries out live fire drills

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by Amy Li

    ... the United States, and were timed to coincide with the 120th anniversary of the first Sino-Japanese war. Ni Lexiong, director of a defence policy research centre at Shanghai University of Political ... morning. Thirty-nine flights to Hong Kong from airports in the east were delayed, while 30 flights departing Chek Lap Kok left after their scheduled time. Additional reporting by Lana Lam ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1560122/another-day-yet-another-delay-chinas-airports-including-shanghai
  9. News - China - AVIATION

    ‘I closed my eyes and hoped I would be OK’: passengers on planes that turned back before Penghu crash relive terror

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:48am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Penghu adrian.wan@scmp.com Passengers on planes that turned back before Penghu crash describe what conditions were like It was so scary. I closed my eyes and hoped I would be OK Passengers on flights that abandoned landing at Taiwan's Magong Airport around the time TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 crashed near the runway say they had never encountered such bad ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1560739/i-closed-my-eyes-and-hoped-i-would-be-ok-passengers-planes-turned-back
  10. News - World - AVIATION

    'We have only seen body parts', says delegation member at the site of Air Algerie crash

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 06:27am by AFP

    ... that she was scared of taking a plane, which she was doing for the first time. France bore the brunt of the disaster, with some 54 French citizens among the overall death toll of between 116 ... the four-hour passenger route from Ouagadougou to Algiers four times a week. The Spanish crew had already flown it five times with the same plane, Algeria's transport minister said. French Defence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1559989/we-have-only-seen-body-parts-says-delegation-member-site-air-algerie

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