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Singapore Really Wants to Restore Non-Stop Service to New York

Goh Choon Phong, Singapore Airlines CEO, has for the second time in the last week discussed his desire to restart non-stop service between Singapore and New York (no mention of Newark or JFK). The airline is currently talking with both Airbus and Boeing to find an appropriate and cost efficient aircraft for the route.  From Bloomberg:…

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Cathay Pacific Reaches Agreement with Union, Strike Averted

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We reported last week that Cathay Pacific cabin crew were considering going on strike in August pending a salary negotiation…well it looks like after a lengthy negotiation, the Flight Attendant Union and airline have reached a last-minute agreement. Sources inside Cathay Pacific revealed that the negotiation took a rough course. Key union personnel negotiated with the airline for hours at…

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NYC Is Officially A No Catcall Zone

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Nora Crotty at Yahoo! reports that New York City is now “officially” a no catcalling zone. She reports seeing the new signs posted more than 50 times around Manhattan and Brooklyn. They were placed around the city courtesy of Feminist Apparel. According to Alan J. Martofel, production coordinator at Feminist Apparel, the signs were erected in support…

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