Business News Archive - November 28, 2006

SSL VPN leader Aventail announced today that Trans States Airlines (TSA), the sixth-largest independent regional airline in the country, has standardized on Aventail's award-winning SSL VPN platform ST2 to help provide its employees and contractors with secure remote access to corporate resources.

Poised to celebrate 40 years of business in 2007, Chick-fil-A, Inc. today reported more than $2 billion in system-wide sales -- that includes sales of 156,420,000 Chick-fil-A® Chicken Sandwiches.

DENVER, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines today announced it will launch daily non-stop service between its Denver International Airport (DEN) hub and Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, Conn. beginning March 2, 2007.

By Susan Salisbury, The Palm Beach Post, Fla. Nov. 27--LABELLE, Fla. -- If George Anderson's vision comes to fruition, Florida will one day become the nation's macadamia capital, with the tasty, creamy nut surpassing citrus as its signature crop.

DENVER, Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Founder, chairman and chief executive officer Terry Combs, Jr., of Denver-based Integrated Airline Services (IASAir) has named Everett Thomas (Tom) Wheeling III to company president this week.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]