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  1. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Airbus to test-run newest passenger aircraft in Hong Kong

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

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Wide-body A350 jet to check performance in hot and humid weather in return trips to Singapore, the biggest buyer of the model in Asia Airbus to test-run newest passenger aircraft in HK Hong Kong is helping test the world's newest passenger plane as Airbus' A350 arrives for a series of trial flights, the final step before the aircraft ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay union slams offshore staff plan

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... agenda" to gradually replace Hong Kong-based flight attendants with their cheaper overseas colleagues, a local cabin crew union warned. The worry stems from a trial scheme- to be launched in January- that will allow flight attendants from external bases fly on routes other than those to and from their bases and Hong Kong. A Cathay spokeswoman said the trial would allow crew to get ...

  3. News - World - AVIATION

    Frequent flier sues over his lost air miles

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 09:25pm by MCT

    ... or cancelled flights. Ginsberg had sued in California, and a San Diego federal judge dismissed his claim before a trial, citing the deregulation act. But last year, the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals ...

  4. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific eyes hi-tech 'self-boarding' gates in Hong Kong

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... devices to Cathay. Air China is putting on trial two self-boarding devices at Beijing Capital International Airport. Kaba is helping set up similar self-boarding programmes in Singapore ...

  5. News - World - AVIATION

    Continental Airlines cleared of crime in Concorde disaster

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of John Taylor, the Continental engineer whose maintenance work had been blamed for the strip of metal falling off a DC10 airliner. But the court upheld the first trial's conclusion ... of service. Experts had testified in the first trial that the piece of metal burst the Concorde's tyre, causing it to damage the fuel tank and, in turn, triggering a leak which caused ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay and Dragonair dumping hot meals in favour of sandwiches

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... late-night flights, CX 798 departing from Jakarta and CX 791 destined for Kuala Lumpur, have been serving box meals with sandwiches instead of hot meals. "We are conducting service trials on two ...

  7. News - World - AVIATION

    British killer Keith Herring's antics stop his deportation from Australia

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... for the murder along with a two-and-a-half-year term for his bad behaviour during the trial which included exposing himself and attempting to attack the judge, the report said. ...

  8. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Chinese aircraft maker charts expansion course

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... to eight seats. Trial flights are due next year. General aviation excludes military and commercial aircraft. The private aircraft targeting small companies and families has met strong demand- 511 ...



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