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Planes had to wait to land at Heathrow

Sixty per cent of arrivals at the airport are being held in the four holding stacks over the capital and they are costing millions because of the delays and pollution caused by planes kept circling before landing at Heathrow. Tens of thousands of travellers are being delayed, and often miss connecting flights, as Britain’s busiest airport continues to creak under …

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Huge expectations around Boeing 787

After more than three years of delays, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is expected to enter service later this summer. At the Paris Air Show, launch customer All Nippon Airways announced they will be taking delivery of the composite airliner in August or September. The airline has 55 of the efficient new airliners on order and expects to be flying 14 …

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