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Airbus Group Posts Profit of 792 Million Euros in First Quarter

Airbus Group Posts Profit of 792 Million Euros in First Quarter

Airbus Group, Europe's largest aerospace group, said that its profits have increased in the first quarter.

National Air Traffic Services makes time-lapse video of UK’s Air Traffic

National Air Traffic Services makes time-lapse video of UK’s Air Traffic

Thousands of planes fly in and out of the United Kingdom every day.

Air France Withdraws Plan to transfer Activities after Prolonged Strike by Pilots

Air France Withdraws Plan to transfer Activities after Prolonged Strike by Pilot

Air France-KLM has withdrawn a plan because of persisting strike by its pilots, said French Transport Minister Alain Vidalies on Wednesday.

Airbus to sell few Business Units to improve focus

Airbus to sell few Business Units to improve focus

Airbus Group has disclosed its plans to sell a series of business units as its defense and space division is shifting its focus on military aircraft, missiles, satellites and their launch vehicles.

Lufthansa Pilots to go on Strike on Tuesday

Lufthansa Pilots to go on Strike on Tuesday

Lufthansa pilots will go on an eight-hour strike on Tuesday, said union Vereinigung Cockpit on Monday. The strike is intended to mount the pressure on Lufthansa over an early retirement scheme.

Increased Drug use among Pilots led to More Crashes from 1990 to 2012

Increased Drug use among Pilots led to More Crashes from 1990 to 2012

A study conducted by National Transportation Safety Board on pilots killed in plane crashes since 1990 shows increased use of drugs, both legal and illegal.

Frills coming fast for a No-Frills Airline

Frills coming fast for a No-Frills Airline

Ryanair, an Irish low-cost airline, has announced a new, flexible business-class service on Wednesday.

Aviation Regulators trying to control Overflow of Inexpensive Drones

Aviation Regulators trying to control Overflow of Inexpensive Drones

Aviation regulators are trying to regulate the overflow of inexpensive drones that have filled U. S. skies and are causing problems.

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Playing a wind instrument could damage your lungs, UK doctors warn

The UK doctors have warned trumpeters, saxophonists and pipers in the journal Thorax, saying that playing a wind instrument may harm their lungs.

They have described an uncommon but deadly case of what is being dubbed as ‘bagpipe lung’ in a 61-year-old patient.The dead person probably contracted a bad reaction to mould and fungi present...

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