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7 pics that will make you want to take an island escape right now!

2014-07-22 21:00

What better way to fight off the cold than poring over some pics of warmer climes? Check out these shared by the Twitter travel community.

7 pics that will make you want to take an island escape right now!

2014-07-22 15:35

What better way to fight off the cold than poring over some pics of warmer climes? Check out these shared by the Twitter travel community.

IATA says governments should lead review of airspace risks

2014-07-22 14:11

Governments should take the lead in reviewing how risk assessments for airspace are made, the head of the International Air Transport Association said.

Malaysia Airlines retires MH17 flight code, offers full refunds

2014-07-22 08:30

Malaysia Airlines announced that it will be retiring the flight number MH17 out of respect for the 298 people killed in a fatal crash last week.

Malaysia Airlines flies over Syrian airspace - Flightradar24

2014-07-21 14:19

Malaysia Airlines re-routed a Kuala Lumpur-to-London flight over Syrian airspace after its usual route over Ukraine was closed, flight tracking data showed on Monday.

Air India plane only 90 seconds away from MH17 tried to make contact

2014-07-21 09:11

An Air India plane flying less than 25 kilometres from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 when it was downed had tried to make contact with the pilots.

Malaysia Airlines deletes tweet sent shortly before MH17 went down

2014-07-18 13:49

Just a few hours before Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down on the border of, the carrier sent out an innocent tweet that suddenly turned grim.

Another injured SAA passenger discharged

2014-07-18 08:45

Nineteen of 20 people injured when an SAA flight from Johannesburg to Hong Kong hit severe turbulence have been discharged from hospital, the airline said.

Torture device or plane seat? This looks uncomfortable!

2014-07-17 15:13

While we were rather happy to hear that reclining seats are being phased out by certain airlines, we're not sure how we feel about this space-saving 'seating device.'

Tourists give Brazil thumbs up for World Cup

2014-07-16 09:43

Despite high prices, World Cup tourists have given a big thumbs up to the just-ended event in Brazil, according to a study released.

Italy rescues more than 1700 boat migrants in three days

2014-07-16 09:26

Italy's search and rescue mission saved more than 1 700 migrants in the Mediterranean in the past three days and found one person dead on a half-submerged raft.

Wild Mandela: conservationist and lover of the land

2014-07-15 21:00

Nelson Mandela's immersion in nature as a child gave him a sense of wonder and respect for the Earth, but as an adult, Madiba was a conservationist and a lover of the land. Scott Ramsay remembers the late South African icon.

15 ways to beat jet lag

2014-07-15 16:40

A few tips to avoid the necessary evil of travelling across time zones.

Wild Mandela

2014-07-15 15:33

Madiba, the conservationist and lover of the land, remembered.

Giant African snails seized at Los Angeles Airport

2014-07-15 09:40

Inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized an unusually slimy package - 67 live giant African snails that are a popular delicacy across West Africa.

Costa Concordia wreck refloating given green light

2014-07-14 10:09

Italian authorities gave the green light to refloating the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship, setting the stage for the next step in the largest maritime salvage in history.

 

6 of the deadliest airspaces airlines need to avoid

2014-07-22 12:21

The tragic downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 on the border of Ukraine and Russia last Thursday has opened up a whole new can of worms for nervous passengers.

Travel alert: US warns against travel to Israel, Gaza

2014-07-22 09:06

The United States warned Americans against traveling to Israel and the Gaza Strip, urging them to postpone any visits amid the current conflict.

Photo of the day: Super cool street art

2014-07-21 17:16

One of the coolest things about urban exploration is seeking out the super cool street art. Here's a great example.

'Game of Thrones' star denied entry to BA business lounge, responds with Twitter rant

2014-07-21 14:01

See why British Airways denied a Game of Thrones stars access to their business lounge and how the drama unfolded on Twitter.

Drunk guy poses as airport security to pat down women

2014-07-18 15:14

In what must be one of the most desperate moves in history, a man pretended to be a TSA agent at a San Francisco airport just so that he could pat down women.

Photo of the day: Surfing dogs

2014-07-17 16:33

The world's biggest dog surfing competition took place over the past weekend. Check out this adorable little guy catching a wave!

US teen finishes flight around the world

2014-07-16 09:39

A US teen may have become the youngest person to fly solo around the world.

Passengers seriously injured as SAA flight hits severe turbulence

2014-07-16 08:50
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Twenty-five people were injured when a passenger jet from South Africa to Hong Kong hit turbulence, with two men seriously hurt and hospitalised.

Photo of the day: A best friend to travel with

2014-07-15 17:23

Today's photo of the day is a little ode to the best friends who are always happy to see us.

15 ways to beat jet lag

2014-07-15 16:37

Check out these 15 tips from Thomas Cook to avoid the necessary evil of travel.

Planes in near miss at Vietnam airport

2014-07-15 09:17

Two planes nearly collided at an airport in central Vietnam after a young intern was left in charge of directing a busy runway, aviation authorities said.

PICS: The mystery and magic of Manhattanhenge

2014-07-14 15:08

Twice a year the setting sun aligns perfectly with the grid of east-west streets of Manhattan, New York, making for a rather spectacular site as the city practically catches alight.

Stricken Portuguese airliner 'rains debris' on cars

2014-07-14 10:17

A Portuguese airliner suffered engine failure shortly after taking off from Lisbon, scattering debris on cars below and forcing it to turn around.

Spain tackles sexual assault at bull run festival

2014-07-14 10:05

The Spanish city of Pamplona, famous for its San Fermin festival that mixes bull runs with round-the-clock drinking, has launched a campaign to stop sexual assaults.

PICS: Sex museum gets New Yorkers in the mood

2014-07-11 14:29

Shouts, giggles and selfies. Mildly titillating and lots of fun, bouncing around on giant inflatable boobs is the hit attraction of a hot and steamy New York summer.

 
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