Airbus H160 Helicopter Receives Type Certification from EASA

Airbus’ multi-role twin engine H160 helicopter has been granted type certification by the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). FAA certification is expected to follow, shortly prior to first delivery…

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The Latest: South Africa’s daily rise surpasses 10,000

JOHANNESBURG – For the first time, South Africa is reporting more than 10,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases in a single day. That brings the country’s total confirmed cases to more…

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American Airlines to Significantly Reduce International Network

In an effort to match low demand resulting from the ongoing global COVID19 pandemic, American Airlines is realigning its network with the goal of improving long-term profitability. The airline has…

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Massachusetts museums announce reopening plans

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts museums are announcing reopening plans now that they are allowed to start welcoming visitors again under the third phase of the state’s coronavirus economic recovery plan….

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Laos and Myanmar to Target Domestic Tourism

The message that came out of the 7th MeTAG webinar, organised by the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) in Bangkok last week, was clear – domestic tourism is going to…

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UK scrapping quarantine for many visitors, but not from US

LONDON (AP) – The British government said Friday it is scrapping a 14-day quarantine rule for arrivals from about 60 countries deemed “lower risk” for the coronavirus, including France, Spain,…

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Welcome to the Red Sea

Breaking News: Our Red Sea, Egypt, and Lebanon Retreats for 2020 have officially been rescheduled for 2021, and there are a few spots left in each. More details at the end of this…

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Remaining Rounds of HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 Cancelled

The remaining rounds of the women’s and men’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2020 in Langford, London, Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong have been cancelled due to the ongoing global…

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Australia may offer safe haven to Hong Kong residents

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Thursday his government was considering an offer of safe haven to Hong Kong residents threatened by China’s move to impose…

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Scuba and the Sphinx: Back to School

Breaking News: Our Red Sea, Egypt, and Lebanon Retreats for 2020 have officially been rescheduled for 2021, and there are a few spots left in each. More details at the end of this…

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