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News Round-up to end May 2022

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Another mixed bag of news this week. With the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations, there was another anniversary to mark. 31st May marked the 77th anniversary of Heathrow opening on its present site in 1946. A far cry from the current airport, the terminal was a tent, with others added to house other services such as customs and a branch of W H Smith. Wooden walkways ensured passengers did not ruin their shoes on the muddy ground.

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Ghost Flights - what are they?

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During the pandemic, there have been many reports in the media about ghost flights. However, they are nothing new. Let us look at the reasons why airlines fly empty aircraft.

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