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FILE - In this March 31, 2017 file photo, National Trade Council adviser Peter Navarro appears before President Donald Trump arrives to sign executive orders regarding trade in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington. After striking a delicate deal with the United Arab Emirates on rules for airline competition, the Trump administration went to war with itself about what the agreement actually said. White House trade adviser Peter Navarro repeatedly contradicted the State Department’s carefully crafted script. Behind the scenes, a dizzying scene of one-upmanship, word games and subtle subterfuge played out, magnified by lobbyists seeking to exploit divisions within the Trump administration. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
May 22, 2018 - 2:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After striking a delicate deal with the United Arab Emirates this month on rules for airline competition, the Trump administration went to war with itself. It's a story of how a wonky aviation pact became a bitter, lobbyist-fueled international incident when Peter Navarro,...
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Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel, third from left, walks away from the site where a Boeing 737 plummeted into a yuca field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff from Havana's international airport on Friday. (AP Photo/Enrique de la Osa)
May 20, 2018 - 6:56 am
HAVANA (AP) — The Mexican charter company whose 39-year-old plane crashed in Havana had been the subject of two serious complaints about its crews' performance over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba's national airline. Mexico's government said late...
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Rescue teams search through the wreckage site of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a cassava field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff from Havana's international airport in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
May 19, 2018 - 5:35 pm
HAVANA (AP) — The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Havana, killing 110 people, has been the subject of two serious complaints about its crews' performance over the last decade, according to authorities in Guyana and a retired pilot for Cuba's national airline. The plane was barred...
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Rescue teams search through the wreckage site of a Boeing 737 that plummeted into a cassava field with more than 100 passengers on board, in Havana, Cuba, Friday, May 18, 2018. The Cuban airliner crashed just after takeoff from Havana's international airport in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
May 18, 2018 - 10:20 pm
HAVANA (AP) — A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after taking off from the Havana airport Friday, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades, officials said. The Boeing 737 went down just after noon a short...
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Aline Pacheco of Aerolinea Global Air talks to the press in Mexico City, Friday, May 18,2018. A Cuban-operated airliner with at least 110 people on board crashed into a cassava field just after takeoff from Havana's international airport on Friday. An employee who answered the phone at the airline's Mexico City office said that the Mexican crew included a pilot and a co-pilot. Founded in 1990, the company operates under the legal name Aerolineas Damojh, SA de CV. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
May 18, 2018 - 5:12 pm
HAVANA (AP) — The Latest on the plane crash in Havana (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Mexican authorities say the Boeing 737-201 that crashed in Cuba on Friday was built in 1979. A statement from the country's Transportation Department identifies the pilot and co-pilot as Capt. Jorge Luis Nunez Santos...
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In this photo taken Monday, May 16, 2018, and released by a passenger who wishes to remain anonymous, ground crew are seen leaving the Sichuan Airline flight that made an emergency landing in Chengdu in southwestern China's Sichuan province. Chinese authorities and Airbus are investigating why the plane's cockpit windshield detached during a flight, forcing an emergency landing in an unusual mishap in one of the world's fastest growing aviation markets. (Passenger via AP)
May 16, 2018 - 4:18 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese authorities and Airbus are investigating why a plane's windshield blew out midflight, forcing an emergency landing, in an unusual mishap for a country with a booming aviation market and exemplary air safety record. Sichuan Airlines flight 8633 was en route from Chongqing,...
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An Emirates Airline plane taxis at the Dubai airport in the United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, says revenue saw a boost over the past fiscal year, reaching $25.2 billion with profits of $762 million. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
May 09, 2018 - 8:13 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, said Wednesday the long-haul carrier's revenue improved over the past fiscal year, reaching $25.2 billion, with profits rising to $762 million. The Dubai-based airline credited a recovery in the global air cargo...
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FILE - This Thursday March 5, 2015 file photo shows parked Boeing 737-800 aircrafts belonging to budget carrier Norwegian at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle on Friday May 4, 2018, rejected a takeover offer from British Airways' parent company. (Johan Nilsson/TT via AP, File)
May 04, 2018 - 9:30 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle has rejected a takeover offer from British Airways' parent company. Norwegian Air Shuttle says its board "unanimously rejected" the offer because it "undervalued NAS and its prospects." No financial details were disclosed. The board...
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This undated image provided by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau shows debris of a ship, maritime historians say on Thursday, May 3, 2018, that may be on a short list of the possible identities found during the initial 710,000-square kilometer (274,000-square mile) three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that was lost in 2014 with 238 people aboard. The wreckage is possibly the brig W. Gordon or the barque Magdala, according to incomplete records of ships lost in that period. (ATSB via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 8:24 pm
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A four-year search of the depths of the Indian Ocean has failed to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. But the unprecedented sonar hunt for the missing airliner might be close to solving 19th century mysteries — the locations of two sailing ships that vanished with cargos...
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May 03, 2018 - 2:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say an argument over a break room light led to a deadly stabbing involving three workers at Philadelphia International airport. The stabbing occurred around 11:30 a.m. Thursday near Gate E6 in what city police say was a "secure area." They say the three men work for...
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