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Also, In the Skies: 27 Hot Aviation (and Aerospace) Happenings in Week 8

This weekly post is my ‘round tuit’. Included are stories which caught my eye and others which I couldn’t cover in-depth during the week, but thought Flight Chic readers would want to know about.

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1. What NASA does….



2. Simplifying the baggage process.


3. Big week for DFW


4. This Smithsonian story about the many stories airports hold is a great read.

5. An interesting peek at the Virgin Atlantic A350 interior configuration

6. “Extra” spreads.

7. More long-range long-haul narrow-body flights anyone?

8. For the record:

9. Really, really low-fares now.


10. The LCC model pays off.

11. Aircraft seats put up with a lot, even before they leave the shop.

12. IATA opens new offices to better serve the Americas.

13. JetBlue’s new “see-thru” livery.

14. I did not want to know this.

15. Airbus reports


16. Expansion at Dublin Airport

17. ????These guys:


18. We should worry about rest-rules, especially as some push for fewer regulations.


19. Strikes at Alitalia

20. Pilots OK Air France LCC venture, in principle.

21. A lot happens at Schiphol

22. Cuba is not garnering enough demand.


23. Bao Bao flies home.

24. Craft beer onboard.

25. Congrats SAS!



26. OK then…

27. Oscars


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