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Mauricio Ruiz is a writer and journalist who has lived in the US, Belgium, Mexico and Norway. His work has appeared in Words Without Borders, CatapultThe CommonThe RumpusElectric LiteratureJMWWRiver TeethLiteral Magazine, among others. He's been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and Myriad Editions Competition in the UK, as well as the Fish Short Story Prize in Ireland. He has received fellowships from OMI writers (NY), Société des auteurs (Belgium), Jakob Sande (Norway), Can Serrat (Spain), and the Three Seas' Council (Rhodes). His second book, Silencios al sur, was published in early 2017, and his work has partially been translated into Dutch and French. Mauricio Ruiz can be followed on Twitter and Instagram.

9 August 2022

Top 10 worst airports for delays and cancellations this summer

Travelers who decided to board a plane this summer have experienced it. The risk of cancellations and delays is far from over. From thousands of suitcases […]
5 August 2022

EU welcomes international condemnation of Russia for aviation rules violation and sanctions

The European Commission has welcomed today the decision by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to call on the Russian Federation to immediately cease its infractions […]
5 August 2022

Strikes to impact Portugal’s main airports in late August

On Monday August 1st, the National Union of Civil Aviation Workers (SINTAC) and the Union of Commercial Aviation Staff (SQAC) gave a strike notice in all […]
4 August 2022

Air traffic recovery remains strong in the summer

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced passenger data for June 2022 showing that the recovery in air travel remains strong. IATA has returned to year-on-year […]
4 August 2022

Schiphol and Heathrow airports will continue to impose a daily limit on the number of passengers

On Tuesday August 2nd, Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport announced that it will continue to impose a daily limit on the number of passengers in September and October. […]
3 August 2022

Airbus’ Zephyr drone sets new record for the longest unmanned flight

Airbus’ High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) Zephyr drone has beaten its own record for the longest unmanned flight, hovering over the Sonoran Desert in the United […]
3 August 2022

Lufthansa becomes first international aviation group to offer fare for carbon neutral flying

The Lufthansa Group is further expanding its CO2-neutral flight offers, making sustainable travel easier than ever before. The pilot project was launched yesterday and the new […]
3 August 2022

Lufthansa and Shell sign agreement for the supply of sustainable aviation fuel

Shell International Petroleum Co Ltd and the Lufthansa Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for exploring the supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) at […]
3 August 2022

EasyJet pilots in Spain denounce low wages and schedule 9 days of walkouts in August

EasyJet pilots in Spain have announced that they will conduct strikes for nine days in August to manifest their discontent caused by low wages and current […]
2 August 2022

Low-emission zone could be imposed at Brussels Airport to reduce noise levels

On Friday July 29th, the federal ombudsman responsible for Belgium’s national airport at Zaventem, Philippe Touwaide, announced that he has made a complete mapping of the […]
2 August 2022

Brussels Airlines launches new safety instructions video with Belgian band Hooverphonic

The Belgian band Hooverphonic, who represented the country at the Eurovision song contest in 2021, has now partnered with Brussels Airlines to create a song with […]
1 August 2022

Lufthansa pilots vote in favour of striking

On Sunday, Lufthansa pilots, members of the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union, took a vote to decide whether or not to take industrial action. The vote passed […]
1 August 2022

Heathrow airport boss blames passengers packing too much make-up as reason for queues

Delays and queues at Heathrow Airport are being partly caused by passengers packing too much make-up and faking mobility issues, airport’s boss John Holland-Kaye claimed. In […]
1 August 2022

Ryanair CEO’s salary goes up causing discontent among underpaid pilots

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary’s salary has returned to its pre-covid level, according to the airline’s annual report. The Irish Examiner reported that O’Leary earned some 975,000 […]
29 July 2022

Airbus invests in the world’s largest clean hydrogen infrastructure fund

Airbus has joined the world’s largest clean hydrogen infrastructure investment fund, managed by Hy24 – a joint venture between Ardian, a world-leading private investment house and […]
29 July 2022
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Beijing International Airport has opened again to international flights

Beijing International Airport reopened its borders to direct international flights on Monday July 25th, the first step of the Chinese capital to enter the world of […]
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