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- "Fly Navy" Mural Is Now Unveiled
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly completed mural painting called "Fly Navy" is now unveiled at the Museum of Flying. The mural was created by aviation artist, author, and historian: Mike Machat. The image depicts the only US Naval cruise on the USS...
Hassle-Free Holiday Travel
CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of passengers will be traveling through U.S. airports during the 2014 holiday season. This translates into long lines, congested traffic and stress, particularly for those traveling with small children. To help make the process go...
United Airlines to Present at Raymond James 2014 Global Airline/Transportation Conference
CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Raymond James 2014 Global Airline/Transportation Conference on Thursday, Nov. 6. The presentation will begin at 11:55 a.m. ET / 10:55 a.m. CT.
The live audio webcast and accompanying...
Baltia Air Lines Contracts MIS Departure Control System
YPSILANTI, Mich., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltia Air Lines (BLTA) announced today that it has contracted MIS Choice, Inc. for Departure Control System (DCS) service.
The DCS handles passenger check-in and boarding functions which includes Secure Flight, Global API, APP, APIS...
Embry-Riddle Students Become First in Nation to Complete FAA-Approved Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ethan Connor and Chien-Hsuan Hung at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Daytona Beach, Fla., campus are the first students in the United States to complete the Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Certification Training...
AFGE Marks One-Year Anniversary of LAX Shooting with Renewed Call for Enhanced Safety Procedures
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is marking the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport with a renewed call for enhanced safety procedures to protect federal employees and the...
Hainan Airlines recluta asistentes de vuelo en EE. UU. para crear una tripulación internacional
BEIJING, 31 de octubre de 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines, un operador chino que ha pasado a "ser internacional" mediante la implementación de una estrategia de globalización y ha estado añadiendo progresivamente rutas internacionales, incluyendo Beijing-Chicago,...
E-Hailing Now Available At McCarran Airport With Ride Genie
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrity Vehicle Solutions Company (IVSC), the Las Vegas-based developers of the Ride Genie e-hailing mobile app, announced today that they had reached an agreement with McCarran International Airport to allow passengers to utilize their app to...
Hainan Airlines Recruits Flight Attendants in the US to Create Multinational Cabin Crew Team
BEIJING, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines, a Chinese carrier that has been "going international" through the implementation of a globalization strategy and has progressively been adding international routes including Beijing-Chicago, Beijing-Boston and Hangzhou-Xi'an-Paris...
Air T, Inc. To Report Second Quarter Results On November 7
MAIDEN, N.C., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Air T, Inc. (Air T) (NASDAQ: AIRT) announced that it will release its results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014 on November 7, 2014.
Air T, through its subsidiaries, provides overnight air freight service to the express delivery...
Air Canada Welcomes Landmark Agreement with its Pilots
Boeing, Monarch Airlines Finalize Order for 30 737 MAX 8s
LUTON, United Kingdom, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Monarch Airlines today finalized an order for 30 737 MAX 8s worth more than $3.2 billion at current list prices. The order, originally announced at the Farnborough International Airshow in July when Monarch...
Southwest Airlines Co. to Present at the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference
DALLAS, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has been invited to speak at the Raymond James Global Airline/Transportation Conference. Raymond James will be webcasting the audio presentation live, and a link to the webcast will be made available via...
L'installation de ravitaillement de Gazpromneft-Aero à Novossibirsk accueille une séance de formation internationale de l'IATA
SAINT-PÉTERSBOURG, Russie, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Gazpromneft-Aero et l'IATA Fuel Quality Pool ont organisé une séance de formation sur le thème de l'approvisionnement en carburant d'aviation qui a eu lieu à l'installation de ravitaillement de la...
Chinese Airplane Carbon Brake Disc Industry Research and Development Trend Analysis Report 2014
DUBLIN, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Chinese Airplane Carbon Brake Disc Industry Research and Development Trend Analysis Report 2014" report to their offering.
The Chinese Airplane Carbon Brake Disc Industry Research and...
Global Commercial Aircraft Aftermarket Parts Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Eaton, GE, Honeywell and Rockwell Collins
DUBLIN, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5mdg6x/global_commercial) has announced the addition of the "Global Commercial Aircraft Aftermarket Parts Market 2014-2018" report to their...
Air New Zealand Invites Chicagoans, Kiwis and Rugby Fans to an Official "Boot" Celebrating the All Blacks Rugby Invasion
CHICAGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in 34 years, the New Zealand All Blacks are taking on the USA Rugby team this Saturday, November 1 at Soldier Field in front of a sell-out crowd of 61,500.
In celebration, Air New Zealand is hosting an official "boot"...
Southwest Airlines Donates Leather LUV Seat Products In Nairobi, Kenya
DALLAS, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today announced the distribution of products made in Kenya and the U.S. as part of its global upcycling initiative LUV Seat: Repurpose with Purpose. The distribution in Kenya completes the second phase...
American Airlines Continues Investment In Los Angeles With The Most Hollywood-to-Heathrow Service And Best-in-Class Premium Customer Offerings
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On any given day of the year, customers of American Airlines will have the most daily, direct service between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) when the world's largest airline adds more service...
La planta de repostaje de Gazpromneft-Aero celebra una sesión de formación internacional de IATA en Novosibirsk
SAN PETERSBURGO, Rusia, October 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Gazpromneft-Aero y la IATA Fuel Quality Pool han celebrado una sesión formativa conjunta sobre suministro de combustible de aviación a aeropuertos en la planta de repostaje de la compañía en el...