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TWA Hotel, Empire Outlets, Statue of Liberty Museum all new in NYC

The new TWA Hotel is now open at JFK Airport, completing the transformation of Eero Saarinen’s landmark 1962 former Trans World Airlines terminal into the heart of the new 512-room hotel.
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Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner

Boeing says it has finished with its updates to the flight-control software implicated in two deadly crashes involving its 737 Max, moving a step closer to getting the plane back in the sky.
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Air Canada stock hits new high on news of talks to buy Transat

MONTREAL — Air Canada's interest in buying rival Transat AT Inc. for about $520 million got positive feedback from industry watchers and stock traders Thursday after the two companies announced they're in exclusive talks to finalize a deal.
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Air Italy’s Canadian GSA contract goes to Anjuna

Global airline services company Anjuna has been appointed as Air Italy’s GSA representative in Canada.
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What a week: Air Canada enters negotiations to buy Transat for $520 million

Air Canada says it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Transat with an eye to buying the company in a transaction valued at $520 million.
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FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval

The acting chief of the Federal Aviation Administration defended his agency's safety certification of the Boeing 737 Max jetliner, the plane involved in two deadly crashes, and the FAA's decision not to ground the jet until other regulators around the world had already done so.
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Cuba’s Golden Tulip Aguas Claras Resort shines with Transat

Located on a 1.5 kilometre private beach in Cayo Santa Maria, Golden Tulip Aguas Claras Resort is a property that plunges you into nature in all its glory, says Transat.
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Southwest flight attendant melts hearts with the way he gets baby to stop crying

A little kindness goes a long way, as one Southwest flight attendant has proven.
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WestJet weighs in on Transat rumours

Addressing the media at the WestJet campus Calgary yesterday, WestJet President and CEO Ed Sims made it clear that as far as he’s concerned, it’s business as usual for the carrier despite the Onex deal.
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FAA chief faces questioning over Boeing 737 Max airliner

With Congress stepping up its investigation into the troubled Boeing 737 Max airliner and how it passed regulatory safety checks, the head of the Federal Aviation Administration will appear before a House aviation panel.
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