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Cargo Plane

September 1, 2020 Covid-19

Air France increases its flight capacity out of Paris-Orly

As from 31st August, more than 20 destinations in Metropolitan France and the Overseas Departments are being served on departure from the South Parisian airport. Air France welcomes its customers at Paris-Orly Halls 1B and 3 depending on their destination.

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August 31, 2020 Covid-19

Colombia begins recovery

Colombian President Iván Duque Márquez has announced 15 airports will reopen in September, including Bogota. This is an important step for the necessary restart of aviation in the country.

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August 27, 2020 BDP Newswatch

Laura is now a hurricane and is forecast to strengthen more before hitting the Gulf Coast

Hurricane Laura currently has maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, according to data from a NOAA hurricane hunter plane, and is likely to become a major Category 3 storm or higher over the next day or so. The center of the storm is located 620 miles from Galveston, Texas, and it's moving at a rapid clip of 16 mph.

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August 23, 2020 Covid-19

Premier Daniel Andrews says Victoria's State of Emergency will be extended to 18 months

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced the State of Emergency will be in place for 18 months and lockdown restrictions will be extended beyond September.

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August 19, 2020 Covid-19

South Korea tightens restrictions in Seoul area to tackle COVID-19 surge

South Korea on Tuesday (Aug 18) ordered nightclubs, museums and buffet restaurants closed and banned large gatherings in and around the capital as a burst of new coronavirus cases sparked fears of a major second wave.

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