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  • Sept 21- The United Arab Emirates' civil aviation regulator is investigating why an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo flew dangerously low when approaching Moscow's Domodedovo Airport last week. The General Civil Aviation Authority said its air accident investigation unit is treating the Sept. 10 episode as a serious incident, an internationally...

  • Sept 21- The United Arab Emirates' civil aviation regulator is investigating why an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo flew dangerously low when approaching Moscow's Domodedovo Airport last week. The General Civil Aviation Authority said its air accident investigation unit is treating the Sept. 10 episode as a serious incident, an internationally...

  • Sept 21- The United Arab Emirates' civil aviation regulator is investigating why an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo flew dangerously low when approaching Moscow's Domodedovo Airport last week. The General Civil Aviation Authority said its air accident investigation unit is treating the Sept. 10 episode as a serious incident, an internationally...

  • Sept 21- The United Arab Emirates' civil aviation regulator is investigating why an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo flew dangerously low when approaching Moscow's Domodedovo Airport last week. The General Civil Aviation Authority said its air accident investigation unit is treating the Sept. 10 episode as a serious incident, an internationally...

  • Sept 21- The United Arab Emirates' civil aviation regulator is investigating why an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo flew dangerously low when approaching Moscow's Domodedovo Airport last week. The General Civil Aviation Authority said its air accident investigation unit is treating the Sept. 10 episode as a serious incident, an internationally...

  • A Singapore Airlines and a Tiger Air plane parked at Changi International Airport in Singapore on July 29, 2014.

    A baggage handler at Singapore's Changi Airport swapped tags on hundreds of bags, sending the luggage to the wrong destinations.

  • PRESQUE ISLE, Maine— Officials say a plane carrying mail had to make an emergency landing in Maine, because its landing gear failed. The twin-engine Wiggins Airways plane carrying mail for the U.S. Postal Service made the belly landing at the Northern Maine Regional Airport in Presque Isle. WAGM-TV reports that pilot Eric Albright circled the airport to burn off...

  • But his prospects for closing the deal with Congress appear slim. While the White House and airline lobbyists have pushed for privatization, there has been fierce opposition from private pilots, corporate aircraft owners and others who fear they will have to pay more to use the system and would lose access to busy airports. While Trump has offered few other...

  • BERLIN— German authorities say they will be shutting down some roads to traffic near Frankfurt Airport after the discovery of a World War II-era bomb during construction work. The dpa news agency reported Tuesday that a portion of the A3 Autobahn will be shut down, along with smaller area roads, while experts defuse and remove the bomb between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m....

  • WELLINGTON, New Zealand— New Zealand's lawmakers and public employees were told Tuesday to cancel all nonessential flights to and from Auckland as a fuel shortage at the nation's largest airport continued to disrupt the travel plans of thousands of people. The main pipeline that carries jet fuel to Auckland Airport ruptured last week. He said he'd told...

  • CNBC goes undercover at Los Angeles International airport

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan goes undercover at Los Angeles International airport with its SWAT team.

  • WELLINGTON, New Zealand— A rupture in the main pipeline carrying jet fuel to New Zealand's largest airport has disrupted the travel plans of thousands of people and is expected to cause further flight cancellations and delays into next week. New Zealand's military has stepped in to help by offering a naval tanker and truck drivers to transport fuel and by...

  • BRASILIA, Sept 15- Brazil's government has approved a plan by American Airlines Group Inc to build a maintenance center at Sao Paulo's Guarulhos airport, a $100 million investment that will help the U.S. carrier consolidate its South American operations. Reuters first reported in March that the U.S. airline planned to set up its first aircraft maintenance...

  • CNBC goes undercover at LAX

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look behind the scenes at Los Angeles International Airport to see what goes on in security to keep travelers safe.

  • Exclusive behind the scenes look at LAX security

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the inner workings of airport security at Los Angeles International Airport.

  • COPENHAGEN, Sept 14- Danish pension fund ATP has agreed to buy a 27.7 percent stake in Copenhagen Airports from Australia's Macquarie for about 9.8 billion Danish crowns. The transaction depends on approval by the Danish and European Union authorities and is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter, the parties said in a joint statement.

  • COPENHAGEN, Denmark— Canadian and Danish pension funds have offered to buy the Copenhagen international airport parent company from Australia's Macquarie, which has held a majority stake since 2005.. Denmark's ATP and Canadian Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan said Thursday the offer price for the stakes in Kastrup Airport Parents Aps would be around 5,700...

  • COPENHAGEN, Sept 14- A Canadian and a Danish pension fund, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and ATP, have agreed to buy a 57.7 percent stake in Copenhagen Airports from Australia's Macquarie for about 9.8 billion Danish crowns. Macquarie has invested more than 10 billion crowns during its 12 years of ownership in the company which owns Kastrup airport, the main...

  • LONDON, Sept 13- British budget airline easyJet launched a new booking platform on Wednesday to allow customers to more easily connect onto long-haul flights with other airlines, moving ahead of its rivals in a potentially lucrative market. The move is an attempt to muscle into the market for connections at international hub airports currently dominated by...

  • ROCHESTER, N.Y.— The price tag for an improvement project at the Rochester airport has increased by $25 million. The Democrat and Chronicle reports that Monroe County legislators approved the increase Tuesday evening after County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo had submitted the request. Work is already underway on the project, which originally was supposed to...