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US increases security at certain international airports - Flights Travel News

The U.S. announced June 2 that it will take measures to increase security at certain overseas airports on direct flights to the country. According to Reuters, the steps were taken after concerns regarding al Qaeda operatives in Syria and Yemen were discovered to al.. Read more

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Will the happiness blanket change the air travel experience? - British Airways Travel News

Airlines are always coming up with new ways to make air travel more enjoyable for passengers, from more spacious seats to innovative armrest designs. But British Airways is trying something completely unparalleled, the happiness blanket.British Airways is testing a.. Read more

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United Airlines evacuation slide deploys mid-flight - United Airlines Travel News

Evacuation slides are intended to help passengers quickly deboard a plane in an emergency situation, but a United Airlines evacuation slide turned out to be the culprit behind an emergency landing this week.According to CNN, United Airlines flight 1463 was travelling fr.. Read more

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New Harry Potter attraction to open at Universal Orlando - Orlando Travel News

With seven books, more than 450 million copies sold around the globe and a collection of hit movies, Harry Potter is one of the most beloved tales of all time. In fact, it has become a record-breaking series of books and the most successful movie franchise of all time. .. Read more

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KLM airline tweets, deletes racist remark - Brasil Travel News

When it comes to bad sportsmanship, Dutch airline KLM takes the cake. Those who are following the 2014 FIFA World Cup games know that the Netherlands knocked Mexico out of the competition. But instead of celebrating the win with grace and humility, KLM sent out a tweet .. Read more

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Are Brazilians afraid of winning the World Cup? - Brasil Travel News

Many around the world believe that there is no better host for the FIFA World Cup than Brazil. After all, it is the most highly anticipated football competition in the world, and football is more than a sport in this country - it's a way of life. But for the locals,.. Read more

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Another blizzard hits Australia - Australia Travel News

Skiers and snowboarders received a delightful treat last week when a huge snowstorm covered the area in a thick white layer. But the joy continues for slope-lovers as another major storm intensifies the snowy conditions.Called the "megablizzard," this sto.. Read more

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Airline employee reminisces about party ride on Virgin's first flight - Virgin Atlantic Travel News

Virgin Airline's very first flight took place June 20, 1984, when the aircraft flew from London to New York. One of the men aboard the plane that day was employee David Tait, and he celebrated the momentous day in history by penning a letter to Sir Richard Branson, .. Read more

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Snow wars: Eastern Australia beats New Zealand - Australia Travel News

Kiwis have been known for getting their grundies in a bundle when someone talks badly about their snow. Our little buddy to the south east touts itself for having the best snowfall that steals away skiers year after year. But not this time: Australia, particularly .. Read more

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The case of the missing plane ticket - Delta Travel News

The world of travel news can sometimes be a strange and mysterious place, such as with the case of the plane ticket that seemed to vanish in thin air. At least, that's what the situation seemed like to American Karen Smith, who was booked to fly home with her family.. Read more

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