Tag Archives: Transport

02Jul/15

Migrants in Calais attempt to stow away on trucks to reach UK

Migrants camping in the French port of Calais try to board lorries to make the journey across the English Channel to Britain.

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01Jul/15

Freight trucks, migrants hampered as ferry workers continue blockade of Calais port

Ferry workers continue to block the port of Calais, forcing the closure of the Channel Tunnel leaving trucks and migrants hoping to get to the United Kingdom stranded in France.
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01Jul/15

Airports Commission says Britain should build third Heathrow runway

Britain should build a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport, a government-appointed commission into the country’s airport capacity said in a report that could cause a political headache for Prime Minister David Cameron.

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25Jun/15

Clashes at UberPOP protest in Paris

(REUTERS) – Taxi drivers in Paris are angry, and they want everyone to know it.

They’ve overturned cars, blocked major roads and set fires…all to protest against the global online car service, Uber.
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20Jun/15

Flight stowaway plunges 1000 Feet to death in London

UK (Next Media) – A man remains in critical condition in a hospital after surviving a 10-hour flight in the undercarriage of a British Airways flight from which another stowaway appears to have plunged to his death.
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15Jun/15

EasyJet to use automated drones for aircraft inspection

Budget airline easyJet is testing automated drones to perform safety inspections of grounded aircraft. The drones scan the aircraft for signs of damage following incidents such as lightning or bird strike, and quickly identify any issues, so the amount of time the planes are out of action is substantially reduced.

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08Jun/15

Dubai launches beach Wi-Fi portals

Dubai beachgoers can now connect to the internet, as Dubai launches Smart Palm a device that provides a Wi-Fi connection as well as phone-charging docks at the beach.

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26May/15

Air France flight escorted by US military jets after threat

USA (Next Media) – Following an anonymous threat made to commercial flights, an Air France plane was escorted by U.S. military fighter jets to New York on Monday, according to a Reuters report.
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18May/15

10 Coolest New Cars Under $18,000 Of 2015 Named

No. 1 Once Again, Mazda3 Featured on KBB.com’s Annual List Every Year of Vehicle’s 12-Year Existence
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09May/15

Rolls-Royce Fashion Debut

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Rolls-Royce today unveiled its latest expression of innovative design and cool modern luxury with Wraith ‘Inspired by Fashion’. The stunning new vehicle sports numerous techniques and features never-before-seen on a Rolls-Royce Motor Car including materials, colours and textures created by the Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Design Team.

Source: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars