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Heathrow expansion likely to face judicial review

Heathrow expansion likely to face judicial review

DAC Beachcroft, legal advisers to the consortium proposing an extended runway at Heathrow Airport, have written to secretary of state for transport, Chris Grayling, highlighting what it calls serious errors by his department in the Airports National Policy Statement.

Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa to open in France

Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa to open in France

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The storied history of Champagne – one of the world’s great wine regions – will take on another dimension this summer with the launch of the Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa. Each of the 49 rooms and suites affords spectacular views of the Champagne valley, appointed with Hermès amenities and state-of-the-art comforts.

Oman Air strengthens team in UK

Oman Air strengthens team in UK

Oman Air has announced two new appointments to its UK team. Also today, Oman Air has taken delivery of the third of 30 Boeing 737 Max 8s it has on order.

Hotel Havgrím opens in the Faroe Islands

Hotel Havgrím opens in the Faroe Islands

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The Faroe Islands’ newest boutique hotel - Hotel Havgrím - is situated on the shore of Úti við Strond on the island of Streymoy. The property is just a stone’s throw from the historic fort of Skansin and within easy walking distance to the town centre and old part of Tórshavn, the capital.

Airbus A330neo enters final phase of testing

Airbus A330neo enters final phase of testing

The A330neo, Airbus’ newest widebody aircraft, has embarked on a worldwide tour to demonstrate its readiness for airline operations. As a final step in the aircraft certification phase, these function and reliability tests will include ETOPS missions, landing at diversion airports and testing airport handling services.