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Female cabin crew on Virgin Atlantic will no longer be required to wear makeup during flights, the airline has said.
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March 04, 2019 - 10:51 pm
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- Female cabin crew on Virgin Atlantic will no longer be required to wear makeup during flights, the airline has said. The UK-based company called the move a "significant change for the aviation industry." Under its new styling and grooming guidelines, the airline will...
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Southwest Airlines has been forced to cancel hundreds of flights since late last week because of mechanical problems with its fleet.
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February 19, 2019 - 9:03 pm
By Victoria Cavaliere and Rene Marsh, CNN Business (CNN) -- Southwest Airlines continues to grapple with an "operational emergency" after an unusually high number of planes have been taken out service. The Dallas-based airline has been forced to cancel hundreds of flights since late last week...
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October 14, 2018 - 10:29 pm
By Richard Quest (CNN) -- My watch tells me it's 7.30 p.m. My body believes it's the middle of the night. My brain doesn't care -- it's just frazzled from tiredness and travel . I've flown overnight from New York to Frankfurt, a time change gaining six hours. I then flew onto Singapore and Hong...
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Rising fuel prices are pressuring airline profits. That means airlines will charge higher airfare.
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July 04, 2018 - 11:43 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn (CNN Money) -- Flying to the beach may be more expensive this summer. Rising fuel prices are pressuring airline profits. That means airlines will charge higher airfare. It's difficult to predict how much more expensive seats will become or the timing of fare increases, but...
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