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More construction ahead as Delta relocates at LAX

July 23, 2016 10:47 pm

The battle to dominate at Los Angeles International Airport rages on: Delta Air Lines has received a green light to go ahead with a $1.9-billion plan to relocate and expand its operations. Under an agreement approved by the Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners this week, Delta will move from terminals 5 and...

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Germany – Smartraveller advice

July 23, 2016 9:57 pm

Current Advice Level: Exercise normal safety precautions Latest update: The shooting incident in Munich on 22 July (local time) has been resolved. At least 9 people have been killed. German authorities are treating it as a terrorist investigation. Public transport has returned to normal. You should expect extra security in...

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Turkey – Smartraveller advice

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July 17, 2016 10:10 am

Current Advice Level: High degree of caution Latest update: The attempted coup in Turkey has failed and the situation is normalising. Localised military activity continues. You should continue to avoid unnecessary travel, large gatherings and demonstrations. Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen international airports in Istanbul, and Esenboga airport in Ankara, have...

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Bad Weather Disrupts Several Domestic Flights in Bali

July 17, 2016 9:50 am

TEMPO.CO, Bali – A number of domestic flights in Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali for a number of cities in West Nusa Tenggara and East Nusa Tenggara have been disrupted due to bad weather both in the island and in the destinations. General Manager of state-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura...

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Strikes to halt national, suburban railway services Monday through Wednesday

July 17, 2016 12:38 am

Service on Greece’s national and suburban (Proastiakos) railways was expected to be suspended Monday through Wednesday, as unions have called for continuous rolling strikes following a decision by the country’s privatization fund, TAIPED, to accept a bid for the sale of a 100 percent stake in Greek railway operator Trainose.

Martial Law, Curfew Imposed in Turkey Amid Coup Attempt

July 15, 2016 10:59 pm

A coup was attempted in Turkey Friday with the military taking over state TV there, imposing martial law and a curfew and reportedly attacking the police headquarters in the capital of Ankara, according to American and foreign officials. It was not clear who was behind the attempted coup and reports...

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