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Hawaiian Airlines Celebrates 30 Years Serving American Samoa
HONOLULU, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines has reached a new milestone today as it celebrates 30 years since launching its non-stop service between Honolulu and Pago Pago, American Samoa. The airline is the only major carrier to serve American Samoa.
The departure of...
Flight Attendant Union Meets with Transportation and Healthcare Officials on Ebola Concerns
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), the world's largest Flight Attendant union, together with aviation union affiliates of the AFL-CIO's Transportation Trades Department, today spoke with principles and senior officials from...
China Aviation Investment Group Limited "World Aviation City" Debut on Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA2014)
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 21st (local time), the closely watched Ordos "World Aviation City" project had its press conference in Orlando, Florida, the United States. The project is invested in by the China Aviation Investment Group Limited in Ordos, China. By...
Delta Declares Quarterly Dividend
ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines' (NYSE: DAL) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.09 per share. The dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Nov. 7, 2014, and will be paid on Dec. 1, 2014.
Delta Air Lines...
Pratt & Whitney touches three continents in a week of customer milestones
EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In what is likely a first in aviation history, Pratt & Whitney this week saw three new engines rolled out on three platforms on three continents. This significant accomplishment comes on the heels of the Pratt & Whitney...
Airport Information Systems Market by Airport Size, Functions, Cost, & by Geography - Market Forecast & Analysis to 2014 - 2020
DUBLIN, Oct. 24. 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Airport Information Systems Market by Airport Size, Functions, Cost, & by Geography - Market Forecast & Analysis to 2014 - 2020" report to their offering.
This report provides a...
Global Commercial Aircraft Health Monitoring Systems (VLA, WBA, NBA, RTA, Rotary-Wing Aircraft) Market - Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2020)
DUBLIN, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Commercial Aircraft Health Monitoring Systems Market by Aircraft Type, IVHM Technology , Sub-System & by Geography - Global Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2020)" report to their...
Over Three Thousand Students Expected For 11th Annual Aviation & Transportation Career Expo at DFW
Hainan Airlines étend son programme Change for Good à 16 nouvelles lignes
- L'objectif est de recueillir 10 millions de yuans en 5 ans pour soutenir le travail de l'UNICEF en faveur des enfants
PÉKIN, 24 octobre 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines a annoncé le 21 octobre 2014 qu'elle allait étendre son programme de dons à...
Raytheon continues as FAA satellite-based augmentation system contractor
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded Raytheon a $131 million contract for Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) Dual Frequency Operations (DFO) Segment 1. Under...
IBM Unveils New Security Offering For Travel & Transportation Industry
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today introduced a new Analytics software and services offering aimed to help companies in the Travel & Transportation industry mitigate IT security risks and address a growing volume of advanced threats and data compromising...
Aeroflot verlängert Tarifvertrag mit Mitarbeitern
MOSKAU, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Die Geschäftsleitung von JSC Aeroflot und die Mitarbeitergewerkschaften der Fluggesellschaft haben ihre Verhandlungen über die Verlängerung des derzeit gültigen Tarifvertrags für den Zeitraum von 2014 bis 2017...
Aeroflot reconduit la convention collective avec ses employés
MOSCOU, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
La direction de la SA Aeroflot et les syndicats des salariés de la compagnie ont finalisé avec succès les négociations visant la reconduction de la convention collective en vigueur pour la durée 2014-2017. La convention...
UPS Pilots Remain Committed To Delivering This Christmas Despite Unresolved Contract
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Will United Parcel Service deliver this Christmas? That's the question that manufactures, shippers, retailers and consumers have been asking. While we can't speak to all aspects of UPS's operations we can say that...
Alaska Airlines pledges $1 million to support STEM education in rural Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next year, as many as 650 middle school students from rural, native communities in Alaska will have the opportunity to dream a little bigger, thanks to a three-year partnership between Alaska Airlines and the Alaska Native Science &...
Aeroflot amplía el acuerdo colectivo con los empleados
MOSCÚ, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
La dirección de JSC Aeroflot y los sindicatos de la aerolínea han concluido con éxito las negociaciones que amplían el acuerdo colectivo en vigor para el período de 2014 a 2017. El acuerdo colectivo pide un amplio...
Labor Commissioner Issues over $963,000 in Citations to Aircraft Janitorial Services Provider for Wage Theft
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su issued citations to aircraft janitorial service contractor Spirit Airport Services following an investigation that showed the company owed wages to 182 former and current employees. The...
Baltia Air Lines B747 Heavy Check Completed
YPSILANTI, Mich., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltia Air Lines (BLTA) announced today that the C4 Check of its B747 Aircraft has been signed off by Kalitta Maintenance.
The C4 check, sometimes referred to as a D Check, is the most comprehensive inspection that an airliner undergoes,...
Where to Find the Best Airport Transportation Options
DALLAS, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help Americans better plan their travel itineraries, Hotels.com® has compiled an insider's look at the best transportation options from 29 major airports around the world. The Hotels.com Airport Transportation Insider compares taxi, private...