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More tourists visiting Scotland and spending more

More tourists visiting Scotland and spending more

Image copyright Getty Images Visitor numbers to Scotland were up by 17% during last year while spending rose by almost a quarter, according to the Office for National Statistics. The weakened pound since the Brexit vote in 2016 helped boost numbers, particularly for holidays. Overseas vacationers in Scotland increased by ...

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Easyjet takes delivery of first A321neo

Easyjet takes delivery of first A321neo

Easyjet has celebrated the delivery of its first Airbus A321neo aircraft at this week’s Farnborough International Air Show. The 235-seat aircraft is now the largest in the carrier’s fleet, with around 30 per cent more seats than the airline’s 186-seater A320-200s, and around 50 per cent more than Easyjet’s 156-seater ...

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‘Showcasing lesser known rajasthani destinations a priority’

'Showcasing lesser known rajasthani destinations a priority'

The tourism landscape in Rajasthan is flourishing and with the launch of new media campaign “Jane Kya Dikh Jaye” many more domestic tourists are visiting Rajasthan to explore the lesser known destinations, says Pradeep Kumar Borar, Special Secretary and Director, Tourism, Government of Rajasthan, in conversation with Elets News Network ...

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Belgian airspace closed as flight data issue clips wings of flights

Belgian airspace closed as flight data issue clips wings of flights

Brussels: Air travellers are facing disruption on Thursday after flight space over Belgium was closed due to a problem with a flight data processing system at Belgium air traffic controller Belgocontrol, Reuters reported. “Due to an exceptional situation air traffic is temporarily suspended. Belgocontrol is looking in to it. We ...

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