The ageing and fuel-thirsty Boeing 747 is no longer an economic option, says travel correspondent Simon Calder
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His aim was to convey precise information rather than seeking to make our pulses race
The Loose Women host has been clocking up the air miles to fulfil a lifelong dream of obtaining a pilot's licence
Aircraft that fail to comply with procedures within a restricted airspace zone around the Olympic site in London could be subject to “lethal force” from the military, it was revealed today.
Now... Departing on 8 July, Inntravel has a self-guided cycling tour, taking in the countryside, churches and chateaux of the Dordogne. It includes return P&O Dover-Calais ferry crossing, a week's B&B, five dinners, luggage transfers, bike hire and maps for £855pp. inntravel.co.uk
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World airlines are shunning the UK due to capacity constraints at Heathrow Airport, according to a survey.
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Cuts to immigration staff threaten to leave hundreds of thousands facing long delays
The son of a retired British businessman extradited to the United States over arms dealing charges has urged David Cameron to intervene to secure his father bail.
US airlines will divert flights that pass over the poles due to the risks posed by solar radiation
The Independent's Senior Travel Editor Simon Calder won a charity edition of Celebrity Mastermind last night, seeing off challenges from The Observer food critic, Jay Rayner, the National Lottery presenter OJ Borj, and Anthony Costa from the boy band Blue.