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Airline news

Thomas Cook makes a plastic pledge

Thomas Cook Airlines (MT/TCX) together with the rest of the Thomas Cook Group is making a plastics pledge to remove single use plastic items from its operation. Under its #NoPlaceForPlastic campaign, the next 12 months will see the group aims to remove large volume items such as stirrers and straws [read more]

G-VSKP seen taking off on BT Sport
Aviation safety news

AAIB confirms Leicester crash wreckage is at Farnborough

The Air Accident Investigations Branch (AAIB) has confirmed that the wreckage of the Augusta Westland AW169 (G-VSKP) that crashed in Leicester last week has arrived at their headquarters in Farnborough. The crash killed Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others is being examined by the AAIB who have already downloaded [read more]

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KTN reports on the future of flight

Aviation and aerospace add over £22 billion to the UK economy every year and in 2016, 268 million passengers passed through UK airports, an increase of 50% since 2000.  Air freight is a critical business with 2.4 million tonnes of freight transported by air each year with a value of [read more]