Transport

What a no-deal Brexit could look like for the UK
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What a no-deal Brexit could look like for the UK

What do the extended Brexit talks mean?
Boris Johnson give a thumbs-up gestures as he greets Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan.
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What do the extended Brexit talks mean?

Why everyone’s talking about the EU’s no-deal Brexit plans
EU leaders meet for the final European Summit of the year in Brussels.
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Why everyone’s talking about the EU’s no-deal Brexit plans

Business Unwrapped: the end of petrol
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Business Unwrapped: the end of petrol

How will the rise of electric cars change the lives of consumers, businesses and governments?
7 Jan 2020
Labour reveals plans for ‘biggest ever’ cuts to rail fares
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Labour reveals plans for ‘biggest ever’ cuts to rail fares

Jeremy Corbyn says the privatisation of Britain’s rail system ‘has ripped off passengers’
2 Dec 2019
Top Putin aide linked to downing of Malaysia Airlines plane
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Top Putin aide linked to downing of Malaysia Airlines plane

Authorities say intercepted phone calls may implicate Russian officials in 2014 missile attack
15 Nov 2019
More than 140 flood warnings in place as travel chaos spread
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More than 140 flood warnings in place as travel chaos spread

Record rainfall as winter starts early in the UK
15 Nov 2019
4 things we know about the world’s longest direct flight
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4 things we know about the world’s longest direct flight

Qantas jet took off at 6am today and will land around lunchtime local time tomorrow
14 Nov 2019
What is behind the Christmas rail strikes?
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What is behind the Christmas rail strikes?

RMT union plans industrial action for most of December over role of guards
6 Nov 2019
Battle to halt Heathrow expansion ‘on verge of victory’
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Battle to halt Heathrow expansion ‘on verge of victory’

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says picture changed by net-zero emissions target
18 Oct 2019
British Airways pilots begin two-day strike
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British Airways pilots begin two-day strike

Last-minute intervention from Downing Street fails to end dispute over pay and conditions which will see majority of planes grounded
9 Sep 2019
Spending review: what did chancellor Sajid Javid announce?
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Spending review: what did chancellor Sajid Javid announce?

Chancellor hails the ‘end of austerity’
4 Sep 2019
West of England and Wales braced for a month’s rain in a day
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West of England and Wales braced for a month’s rain in a day

Met Office weather alert warns of strong winds, flooding and travel disruption
16 Aug 2019
Why rail fares are rising again
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Why rail fares are rising again

Expected increase of 2.8% would add £100 to price of many season tickets
14 Aug 2019
Ryanair strike: could it affect your travel plans?
Ryanair flight cancellations could lead to multi-million pound claims
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Ryanair strike: could it affect your travel plans?

Two scheduled walkouts over pay and conditions set to cause massive disruption
8 Aug 2019
Can a plane be hacked?
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Can a plane be hacked?

US Homeland Security issues warning over vulnerabilities for small aircraft
2 Aug 2019
The Week Unwrapped: Autopilot, Apple and candid weddings
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The Week Unwrapped: Autopilot, Apple and candid weddings

How hard is it to hack an airliner? Have we reached peak iPhone? And would you trust a low-fi wedding photographer?
2 Aug 2019
British Airways pilot strike: is your holiday affected?
British Airways
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British Airways pilot strike: is your holiday affected?

Airline loses appeal meaning industrial action could take place as early as this month
1 Aug 2019
Ryanair announces plan to cut hundreds of jobs
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 03: A Ryanair flight takes off at Stansted Airport on June 3, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
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Ryanair announces plan to cut hundreds of jobs

Europe's biggest budget airline has seen lower profits than anticipated, and CEO Michael O'Leary has told its employees to expect layoffs
1 Aug 2019
HS2 southern section ‘could be put on ice’
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HS2 southern section ‘could be put on ice’

Boris Johnson to review controversial rail project amid concerns over spiralling costs
22 Jul 2019
Is turbulence dangerous?
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Is turbulence dangerous?

Passengers on two recent flights injured after being thrown out of seats
18 Jul 2019
Will young people be banned from driving at night?
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Will young people be banned from driving at night?

Ministers considering graduated licensing system for UK roads for young and novice drivers
18 Jul 2019
MH370: 89kg load ‘added to cargo flight list after take-off’
MH370 search
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MH370: 89kg load ‘added to cargo flight list after take-off’

Discovery by French investigators fuel theories that plane was hijacked by stowaway
17 Jul 2019
Inside Air Force One
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Inside Air Force One

Donald Trump has revealed makeover plans for US presidential planes
16 Jul 2019
Why the Boeing 737 Max has been grounded again
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Why the Boeing 737 Max has been grounded again

FAA finds critical flaw that could further delay troubled aircraft’s return to service
27 Jun 2019
Flying taxi service to trial in Melbourne
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Flying taxi service to trial in Melbourne

Uber Air to begin test flights in the Australian city next year
13 Jun 2019
Noise cameras: how they detect ‘excessively noisy’ cars
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Noise cameras: how they detect ‘excessively noisy’ cars

Transport secretary warns of ‘very serious health impacts’ linked to loud vehicles
10 Jun 2019
UK passengers lost 4m hours to rail delays last year
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UK passengers lost 4m hours to rail delays last year

Satisfaction is at a ten-year low amid growing calls to re-nationalise network
21 May 2019
Road tax: what’s changed in 2019?
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Road tax: what’s changed in 2019?

Motorists now face forking out up to £65 more
3 May 2019
Peer wants number plates for cyclists after attack
Cyclists in London
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Peer wants number plates for cyclists after attack

Lord Winston was kicked repeatedly by a woman who had been cycling on the pavement
29 Mar 2019
What’s causing the Eurostar chaos in Paris?
A Eurostar train at St Pancras International station
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What’s causing the Eurostar chaos in Paris?

Company urges passengers not to travel ‘unless absolutely necessary’ as disruption continues
19 Mar 2019
Passengers banned from drinking duty free on flights
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Passengers banned from drinking duty free on flights

Move comes amid rise in booze-fuelled air rage incidents
18 Mar 2019
The world’s safest – and least safe – airlines for 2019
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The world’s safest – and least safe – airlines for 2019

The Australian airline Qantas tops the list of safest carriers for the sixth consecutive year
14 Mar 2019
Donald Trump says modern planes are ‘too complex’
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Donald Trump says modern planes are ‘too complex’

‘I don’t want Albert Einstein to be my pilot’, president says in ‘extraordinary attack’
12 Mar 2019
Singapore bars Boeing 737 Max planes amid safety fears
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Singapore bars Boeing 737 Max planes amid safety fears

Sunday's Ethiopian Airlines crash was second involving model in five months
12 Mar 2019
Ethiopian Airlines crash: seven Britons among the dead
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Ethiopian Airlines crash: seven Britons among the dead

Boeing 737 crashed shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa, killing 149 passengers and eight crew
11 Mar 2019
Should you renew your passport before or after Brexit?
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Should you renew your passport before or after Brexit?

Warning that millions of Brits could be denied entry to EU member states
8 Mar 2019
Fact check: is flying safe?
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Fact check: is flying safe?

The Week looks at the statistics on modern air travel safety
21 Feb 2019
Brit stuck in Prague after friend flies home on his passport
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Brit stuck in Prague after friend flies home on his passport

Allan Poole passed through four airport security checks with the wrong passport
20 Feb 2019