British Airways enjoyed record operating profits in 2016, thanks to increased passenger numbers, low fuel prices and the post-Brexit referendum collapse of sterling.
But from a cost perspective, the.. City A.M.
While air travel is, statistically speaking, the safest method of transportation, a bit of turbulence can put even the most seasoned journeyman at the edge of their seat. Here’s a collection.. Source: Rumble -
Passengers on board these flights landing in Madeira were faced with a bumpy set down.Crosswinds caused the planes to make rough landings. Pilots struggled when approaching the runway but they managed.. Source: Storyful Studio -
Extreme turbulence with travellers crying and screaming, children sneezing blood and flashing passengers are just some of the horrifying things flight attendants have had to deal with. Here’s a few.. Source: AOL TRAVEL UK -
Three months after *China unveiled "Silent Hunter"* - its vehicle-slicing laser weapon, Stars & Stripes reports that *US military forces are testing their own array of hi-tech weaponry*.
* The.. Zero Hedge
The stabilization of oil prices in the $50-60/bbl range was meant to have one particular, material impact on Saudi finances: it was expected to stem the accelerating bleeding of Saudi Arabian reserves... Zero Hedge
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*Three decades ago the People’s Republic of China was an economic backwater. *Today the PRC sports the world’s second-largest economy. Shanghai.. Zero Hedge
World stocks hit record highs on Thursday and the dollar dipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled caution in raising interest rates, while oil fell after top producers extended output cuts for.. Business Insider
BEIRUT (AP) — The Lebanese government has reappointed Lebanon’s long-serving Central Bank governor for another six year term. The renewal of Riad Salameh’s term sends a positive signal to.. Seattle Times
Fearing violence in Mexico linked to political turbulence in the early 1990s, Maru Mora Villalpando came to the United States on a tourist visa. "I used to go back and forth with a tourist visa,".. VOA News