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Best of Airways — Icelandair Cuts The Edge

    Best of Airways — Icelandair Cuts The Edge

Written by Ken Donohue. Photos by Baldur Sveinsson, unless noted. • Airways Magazine, September 2014. For more than a thousand years, Icelanders have been leaving their beautiful island to explore

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Hong Kong Airlines Brings Star Power to Vancouver and Launches First North American Route

    Hong Kong Airlines Brings Star Power to Vancouver and Launches First North American Route

VANCOUVER – The crowd was buzzing with anticipation. Music was playing. And a large piece of Hong Kong was on display in the form of a large cake featuring the iconic

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Flying on the World’s Busiest Route

    Flying on the World’s Busiest Route

When you think of the world’s busiest international air route, perhaps you think of New York-London, or maybe Dublin-London, or even Seoul-Tokyo. You’d be wrong. Surprisingly, this distinction belongs to

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Flying with the Iceland

Published in April 2015 issue By Ken Donohue ICELANDAIR Flight: FI 451 London (LHR) – Keflavik (KEF) Boeing 757-200 Saga Class (Business) Check in at Heathrow’s Terminal 1 was quick

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From Humble Beginnings Cathay Pacific Is Setting the Standard 70 Years On

    From Humble Beginnings Cathay Pacific Is Setting the Standard 70 Years On

Published in May 2015 issue By Ken Donohue No strangers to Eastern Asia, having flown in the region for several

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Flying for miles

    Flying for miles

Published in June 2015 issue Joe Jarego lives a middle-class life with his family in a small Canadian town. He

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Israel’s Star EL AL finds New Wings

    Israel’s Star EL AL finds New Wings

Published in August 2016 issue Resourceful. Respected. Resilient. That’s how I describe El Al Israel Airlines (LY). Formed in 1948,

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Harbour Air the world’s largest seaplane company

    Harbour Air the world’s largest seaplane company

Published in October 2015 issue “We didn’t have a plan to grow the airline into what it is today… At

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Portland International

    Portland International

Published in December 2015 issue When it comes to US West Coast airports, Portland International (PDX) are often overlooked, compared

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Surprising Oakland

    Surprising Oakland

Published in July 2016 issue Long disparaged as San Francisco’s poor cousin, the city of Oakland is going through a

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