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11 October 2017 2:01 AM E tū welcomes Emirates’ exit from most trans-Tasman services

E tū, the union for aviation workers has welcomed today’s announcement by Emirates that it is dropping flights out of Auckland to Melbourne and Brisbane. The announcement follows Emirates’ decision earlier this year to cease its service between Auckland and Sydney. E tū’s Head of Aviation, Kelvin Ellis says he expects local cabin crew to benefit as other 131

11 October 2017 2:01 AM Emirates to drop two transtasman services in favour of more Qantas flights

Emirates and Qantas are seeking renewal of their alliance for another five years while making moves that will end some transtasman services and boost others. Emirates will drop its A380 flights from Auckland to Dubai via Melbourne and Brisbane from March next year. However, it will retain its existing daily Airbus A380 flights from Christchurch to Dubai 114

7 October 2017 4:11 PM Who Was Stephen Paddock? The Mystery of a Nondescript ‘Numbers Guy’

The son of a bank robber and a secretary, Mr. Paddock grew up lower middle class in Southern California in the 1960s. From an early age, he focused on gaining complete control over his life and not having to rely on anyone. He cycled through a series of jobs he thought would make him rich, Eric Paddock said. “He went to work for the I.R.S. because he thought 132

6 October 2017 6:24 AM A Taste of Two Cities to bring together Wellington and Canberra in New Acton

Forcing two siblings together can sometimes be a recipe for disaster, but that doesn't seem to be the case between sister cities, Canberra and Wellington. It's been just over a year since international flights were launched on Singapore Airlines between the two little capitals, and this weekend, the New Zealand capital has sent over some of it's top food and art representatives 91

4 October 2017 4:43 PM Back in U.S., Las Vegas gunman's girlfriend now at center of investigation

FBI agents met Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock's girlfriend at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night. CBS News confirms Marilou Danley was on Philippine Airlines Flight 102. Danley, 62, went to the Philippines in mid-September, and Paddock reportedly transferred $100,000 there, just days before the mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. Danley 42

2 October 2017 5:13 PM Parts of the Las Vegas Strip are open, but a 2 1/2-mile section remains closed after deadly mass shooting

A 2 1/2-mile stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard remained sealed at mid-morning Monday, but many Las Vegas Strip hotels are operating after a deadly mass shooting near the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The Strip is closed from Tropicana Avenue south to Sunset Road, according to the road closures map from the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern 50

2 October 2017 6:25 AM AirAsia's New Offer: Rs 1299 On Domestic Routes, Rs 2,399 International

AirAsia India's website showed the Rs 1,299 offer applicable on Bhubaneswar-Kolkata route. The website showed Rs 1,299 tickets available for travel next month. (AirAsia's website showed tickets available on Bhubaneswar-Kolkata route from Rs 1,299) Fares from as low as Rs 2,399 are available for international travel to Kuala Lumpur, Bali, Bangkok, Krabi 86

25 September 2017 11:23 PM Unbelievable images show damage to plane after a bird strike

NEW images after a midair impact show just how serious this common aviation incident can be. Pictures have emerged showing the crumpled nose of a Boeing 737 following the dramatic midair impact yesterday. The Badr Airlines flight J4341 had just taken off from Ad Damazin, in southeast Sudan, to Khartoum International Airport, in the capital of Sudan 41

25 September 2017 8:49 PM Fuel crisis easing at Auckland airport

Airlines are now able to uplift 80% of their usual jet fuel allocations at Auckland airport, with signs that the crisis caused by the severing of a fuel pipeline is starting to ease. New Zealand energy minister Judith Collins says that a replacement of the damaged part of the pipeline from the Marsden Point refinery to the airport’s fuel farm has been completed 120

23 September 2017 11:53 PM Pipeline repair fixes NZ jet fuel shortage

The main pipeline that delivers jet fuel to New Zealand's largest airport in Auckland is operational again after a rupture was repaired. That should soon end a fuel shortage that has caused about 140 flights to be cancelled and disrupted the plans of thousands of travellers. Pipeline owners Refining New Zealand says the first batch of fuel to travel 105