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US Pilots alarmed: Boeing 737 Max 8 flight manual is criminally insufficient

The Flight Manual for the Boeing 737 Max 8 is inadequate and almost criminally insufficient. These are the words of an American Pilot. Boeing stocks are already down more than 10%, and the criminal and civil liability Boeing would have to face in case of another accident could be fatal for this giant. Five US-based pilots utilized an anonymously reporting tool on issues relevant to the Boeing 737 Max 8. The tool... Read More
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Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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Why President Trump loves Boeing Max 8 and why grounding may not be an option?

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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President Trump loves Boeing Max 8: Vietjet means America First but Ethiopian Airline and China show leadership

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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President Trump loves Boeing Max 8: Vietjet means America First but Ethiopian Airline and China show leadership

The management at Boeing Headquarter is waking up to a week that will bring great challenges and a PR a nightmare that is already unfolding big times. So far the giant airline producer in Seattle was literally speechless. This publication reached out to Boeing repeatedly without response. The company posted just one short press statement to their media room yesterday. It said: “Boeing is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the... Read More
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Hotel workers rally at Hilton’s and Hawaii’s largest hotel on International Women’s Day

Hundreds of UNITE HERE Local 5 members who work at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, the largest Hilton in the world and the largest hotel in Hawaii, who work in housekeeping, food & beverage, engineering, front desk, and more will be joined by non-union hotel workers from the DoubleTree Hilton Alana Waikiki, today, Friday, March 8, from 3:30 to 5:45 pm with a march to the beach that will start at 4:30... Read More
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CEO Pilar Laguana is fantastic news for Guam Tourism

Pilar Laguana, an international tourism veteran, is now in charge of the Guam Visitors Bureau. She thinks out of the box, she has a global mindset, and she is a prominent figure in the global travel and tourism industry. The new president and CEO, Pilar Laguana, was appointed on February 15, 2018 to lead the most important industry in the U.S. territory – Guam. She took over from former GVB President... Read More
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CEO Pilar Laguana is fantastic news for Guam Tourism

Pilar Laguana, an international tourism veteran, is now in charge of the Guam Visitors Bureau. She thinks out of the box, she has a global mindset, and she is a prominent figure in the global travel and tourism industry. The new president and CEO, Pilar Laguana, was appointed on February 15, 2018 to lead the most important industry in the U.S. territory – Guam. She took over from former GVB President... Read More
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HAWAII TOURISM AT A MAJOR CROSSROADS

For many years, in addition to our international travel news coverage, eTurboNews has carefully followed tourism in our home state of Hawaii and has published a series of articles critical of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) which are archived HERE. With the recent very positive HTA board and leadership changes, HTA and their small staff now need all of the professional guidance and support they can get in order to even... Read More
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US National Park Service Frustrated with USS Arizona Hawaii repair work

The U.S. National Park Service issued a statement on the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. It reads: Over the past 10 months, National Park Service staff and partners have taken an aggressive approach to develop and implement an expedited plan to repair the damage to the visitor loading ramp on the USS Arizona Memorial. Despite our best efforts and optimism, our previously estimated timeline for restoring access to the... Read More