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Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar Sound System with Universal Remote Control – $149.99 (49% off)





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Your TV should sound as good as it looks. If

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It’ll take at least two years for air travel to recover

Yet again, Delta Air Lines posted massive quarterly losses — and the company is warning investors “it may be two years or more” for air travel demand to return to normal.



a fighter jet sitting on top of a runway: MARANA, ARIZONA - MAY 16: Decommissioned and suspended Delta and jetBlue commercial aircrafts are seen stored in Pinal Airpark on May 16, 2020 in Marana, Arizona. Pinal Airpark is the largest commercial aircraft storage facility in the world, currently holding increased numbers of aircraft in response to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)


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MARANA, ARIZONA – MAY 16: Decommissioned and suspended Delta and jetBlue commercial aircrafts are seen stored in Pinal Airpark on May 16, 2020 in Marana, Arizona. Pinal Airpark is the largest commercial aircraft storage facility in the world, currently holding increased numbers of aircraft in response to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The airline posted a $2.1 billion operating loss in the third quarter, excluding special items like charges for buyout packages for employees who voluntarily left the company and early retirement of aircraft. Including those items, its net loss topped $5 billion for the second consecutive period.

The third-quarter loss was larger than forecast by Wall Street analysts, and Delta

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Air New Zealand offers 140,000 flights for under $60

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The fares are available for travel in the second half of November through to the first half of February 2021. Photo / file

Air New Zealand is selling more than 140,000 domestic fares for under $60 in the hope Kiwis will travel domestically during the summer.

The $60 fares are for one-way travel between the second half of November through to the first half of February next year.

Whether Kiwis are looking to check out a place they’re yet to explore in New Zealand or planning a catch up with friends and family, this is their chance to fly at a fantastic price,” Air New Zealand chief customer and sales officer Leanne Geraghty said.

“The school holidays brought a big boost to domestic tourism and we hope these fares will encourage New Zealanders to keep travelling and take advantage of

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International Flights: Air India Announces Additional Flights to Canada From Oct 25, Booking Begins



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International Flights: Amid the rising demands for international flights, National carrier Air India has announced that it will operate additional flights between India and Canada from October 25 to 27 March 2021. Bookings for the flights have started. Flyers can book their tickets on the airline’s official website, booking offices, call centres or travel agents. Scheduled international passenger flights have been suspended in India since March 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, special international flights have been allowed since July under the bilateral air bubble pacts formed by India with around 16 countries, including Canada.

Who can

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International Flights: Air India Announces Flights to Nairobi Under Vande Bharat Mission on These Dates



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International Flights: National carrier Air India has announced international flights to/from India and Nairobi (Capital of Kenya) on October 14 and 15 under sixth phase of Vande Bharat Mission. All those who want to book their flights are requested to visit the official website of Air India at airindia.in. It must be noted that scheduled international passenger flights have been suspended in India since March 23 due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, India has established Air Bubble arrangements with many countries including Kenya, Bhutan, US, the UK, Canada, the UAE, Qatar, Nigeria, Maldives, Japan, Iraq, Germany etc. Under an air bubble pact between two countries, special international passenger flights can be operated by their airlines into each other’s territories under restrictive conditions.
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Wings Over North Georgia Drive-In Air Show a Homecoming for Some U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Team Members

ROME, Ga., Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rome will serve as a homecoming site for several members of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds this month.  The Wings Over North Georgia Drive-In Air Show will take place Oct. 24-25 at the Russell Regional Airport.

The event offers Atlanta– and Chattanooga-area residents a rare opportunity to see America’s “Ambassadors in Blue.” Most air shows were forced to cancel during the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  After careful coordination with county and state agencies, the decision was made to host the two-day, “tailgate-style” air show in Rome using a drive-in format.

The air show in Rome will be in familiar surroundings as some team members perform for family and friends not far from their

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The new relaxations, restrictions on air travel



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Even as India continues to add to its air bubble arrangements, a number of jurisdictions have began restricting travel from India because of the high Covid19 case-load in the country. However, the broader direction in which the government is moving as far as air travel is concerned is lifting restrictions that were imposed at the time of restarting of operations.

Which countries does India have air bubble arrangements with?

Currently, India has air bubble arrangements with 13 countries. These are the US, the UK, Germany, France, the UAE, Maldives, Canada, Japan, Bahrain, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Qatar and Iraq. The Centre is also negotiating these arrangements with other countries like Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Israel, Kenya, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand. In addition to air bubble flights, Indian carriers are flying to these countries under the Vande Bharat Mission to repatriate Indian

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Work opportunities, tourist visas fuel new rise in India-Dubai air travel

Airlines are witnessing a sudden rise in demand for travel from some of the Indian cities to Dubai, triggered by the emirate’s decision to issue tourist visas and increased flow of expat Indians returning for work in the UAE, travel industry officials said on Monday.

This has also led to some of the Indian carriers substantially increasing their flights to UAE for this month under the ‘air bubble’ pact with UAE.

“We are seeing an occupancy level of over 50 percent for flights to UAE from various cities in India. The occupancy level is much higher at 80-85 percent for flights from Kerala to UAE,” a senior Air India Express official told Arabian Business.

This is a substantial increase from the 25-30 percent occupancy level for Air India Express flights from India to the UAE until recently.

“Besides passengers holding residency or work visas in UAE, there is also an

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Forget Tom Cruise: This Was the Air Force’s Original Top Gun

On April 15, 1942, amid rumors of a Medal of Honor being headed his way, Butch boarded a plane from Pearl Harbor to San Francisco, where he’d soon be reunited with wife Rita, mother Selma, and all the rest of the family. On the same day, many of his VF-3 comrades sailed aboard the Lexington on what proved to be her final cruise. Three weeks later, in the Battle of the Coral Sea, she became the first U.S. carrier lost in World War II.

Official confirmation for Butch’s Medal of Honor came on April 16. Three days later, Butch and Rita arrived in Washington to face the media ahead of the April 21 meeting with President Franklin D. Roosevelt during which the medal would be bestowed.

In Fateful Rendezvous: The Life of Butch O’Hare, Steve Ewing and John B. Lundstrom’s outstanding 1997 biography of O’Hare, the authors wrote, “As

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Paravision white paper series guides PAD and biometrics implementations for health and air travel

Paravision has published a series of three white papers on how to use biometric facial recognition and presentation attack detection to support safe economic reopening in a range of different scenarios, from office health protocol enforcement to remote onboarding.

The white papers on ‘COVID-19: Enhanced Safety & Security,’ ‘Face Recognition and the Future Air Travel Experience,’ and ‘An Introduction to Presentation Attack Detection’ are available free for download.

Paravision Chief Product Officer Joey Pritikin tells Biometric Update in an email that in terms of accuracy, robustness, usability, and price-performance, face recognition has become compelling for a number of use cases biometrics may not have been appropriate for in the past.

“Because of this, we are getting approached by many end users and partners who don’t have a background in biometrics and therefore don’t have insight and context for many of the technologies and product features that are relevant to their

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