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MIA: Florida’s winter gateway to Scandinavia – Oslo service now available

TravelDailyNews 20 Sep 2023
In the following month, Finnair will also return to MIA with three weekly flights to Helsinki, Finland starting on November 25. No other Florida airport has nonstop service to the four Scandinavian countries of Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, which each have popular holiday attractions during the winter season.

July passenger traffic in Europe reaches 97% of pre-pandemic levels

TravelDailyNews 12 Sep 2023
At the other end of the spectrum, airports in Finland (-31%), Slovenia (-27.4%), Bulgaria (-22.9%), Germany (-19.2%) and Sweden (-17.9%) remained the farthest from a full recovery ... Passenger traffic at the Majors (top 5 European airports) in July remained –4.3% compared to pre-pandemic levels (July 2019) ... Data by airport groups.

easyJet launches four new winter routes from the UK to the Alps

TravelDailyNews 06 Sep 2023
The airline has already put 19new routes from the UK on sale for this winter, including flights to Cairo in Egypt for the very first time, Akuyeri in Iceland providing the only direct route from the UK, and new routes to Rovaniemi, Finland from two UK airports for a family favourite Christmas Lapland getaway.

Finland tests first digital travel passport with UK flights

The National 30 Aug 2023
The Finnish Border Guard has announced it's testing what it believes to be the world's first digital travel documents at Helsinki Airport's border control. The experiment, which is being done in co-operation with Finnair, the Finnish police and airport company Finavia, began on August 28 and will end in February.

Mitch McConnell freezes up again during Kentucky press conference

New York Post 30 Aug 2023
More On. mitch mcconnell. Johnson’s ‘mob’ focus and more. Letters to the Editor — Aug. 13, 2023. McConnell warns House GOP on Biden impeachment ... He also lost his footing while leading a Senate delegation to Finland this past February, and took a tumble while getting off a plane at Reagan National Airport in July ....

Korean Air to weigh domestic and international passengers for better safety and efficiency

Gulf News 21 Aug 2023
The airline plans to apply a standard weight check on passengers, including their carry-on baggage, at Gimpo International Airport from ... Between 2017 and 2018, Finland’s Finnair asked people flying from Helsinki Airport to step on the scales before boarding for the same purpose.

Finland allows Russian civilian planes in its airspace due to stormy weather

Anadolu Agency 17 Aug 2023
Finland has allowed Russian commercial airplanes through its airspace to avoid bad weather conditions caused by a thunderstorm front, local media reported on Thursday ... Finland has been part of the EU since 1995.

Ted Cruz slams Biden over clip of him telling children that 'Daddy owes you' some ...

The Daily Mail 17 Aug 2023
In a July trip to Finland, the president pretended to gobble up a little girl then sniffed her while greeting wellwishers at an airport ... Footage showed Biden leaning into the young girl in her mother's arms on the tarmac at Helsinki airport.

'DADDY OWES YOU': Biden tells kids he knows where to get ice cream

Toronto Sun 17 Aug 2023
In recent times, Biden has been criticized for his awkward interactions, which includes pretending to gobble up a girl and then sniffed her at an airport during a July trip to Finland, and for making a creepy comment to a female Finnish reporter in Helsinki following a NATO ...

McConnell heckled with chants of ‘retire’ at Kentucky event 

The Hill 07 Aug 2023
  ...   ...   ...   ...   ... After that awkward moment in front of television cameras, NBC News and CBS News reported that McConnell had previously suffered two unreported falls, one on July 14 while disembarking from a plane at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and the other during an official trip to Helsinki, Finland, in February ... .

McConnell signals confidence in his political future as Kentucky voters weigh health scare

CNN 05 Aug 2023
“This is my 28th Fancy Farm and I want to assure you it’s not my last,” McConnell told the crowd ... So I support Mitch McConnell.” CNN has previously reported that McConnell also fell two other times in 2023, once on a trip to Finland to meet with the nation’s president, and at Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC, as he was exiting a plane ... .

SSP’s new food court at Helsinki Airport

TravelDailyNews 04 Aug 2023
As part of Finnish airport company, Finavia’s significant ‘one roof’ re-development programme at Helsinki Airport – which began at the airport in 2014 – SSP has opened its largest ever food court in Finland featuring six brands ... Since June, SSP Finland has operated Finnair Lounges at Helsinki Airport.

Passenger traffic on a steady rebound in the first half of 2023

TravelDailyNews 31 Jul 2023
BRUSSELS – European airport trade body ACI Europe today released its air traffic report covering the month of June, as well as Quarter 2 (Q2) and the first half (H1) of 2023 ... Conversely, airports in Finland (-32.2%), Slovenia (-31.9%), Germany (-21.7%), Bulgaria (-20.5%) and Sweden (-18.8%) remained well below their pre-pandemic levels.

Nikki Haley suggests Mitch McConnell should step aside amid health concerns

Yahoo Daily News 31 Jul 2023
Photograph ... Photograph. J Scott Applewhite/AP ... Related. Mitch McConnell fell earlier this month, before freezing mid-sentence this week ... “But we’ve gotta stop electing people because they look good in a picture and they hold a baby well.” ... He also fell in Finland earlier this year while getting off an airplane at Reagan national airport in Washington DC.

New charges against Trump in classified docs case, record July temperatures: 5 Things podcast

Yahoo Daily News 28 Jul 2023
This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. On today's episode of the 5 Things podcast. New charges against Trump; Carlos De Oliveira charged in classified documents case ... July 2023 temperatures to smash records ... ♦ ... ♦ ... airport on July 14th and another during a foreign trip to Finland in February.

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