Ashwell, Emily; Waite, Jill; Lawrence, Gordon; Hubbard, Alan; Freeth, Andy
May 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);5/7/2010, Vol. 5, p28
Trade Publication
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including a letter on flight disruption caused by volcanic ash, a letter on the efforts of the Association of British Travel Agents and tour operators to help their clients during crises, and a letter on Emirates Airlines' efforts to provide updated information to travel agents during the ash crisis.


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