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Day: 29 March 2016

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French Air Traffic Controllers Pick Worst Conceivable Time to Strike Again

Despite the stresses on European aviation already caused by the recent attacks on Brussels Airport, and the associated travel disruptions as airlines work to find alternative routes to fly passengers to, from, and within Europe, the French Air Traffic Controllers Unions have announced a new strike beginning tomorrow.

Given concerns expressed by Europe’s airports over security measures required to defend all public spaces in Europe, creating situations which might result in cancelled flights and delays, with passengers crowdin

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EPA Recognises Boeing Efforts for Conservation

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognised Boeing for its conservation efforts and energy efficiency as it works towards zero emissions.

The award recognises that, during 2015, Boeing improved its energy efficiency, invested in improvements to energy infrastructure, and raised public awareness of the importance of conservation through its public outreach initiatives.