Business News Archive - September 14, 2007

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, will begin nonstop jet service between Milwaukee and Sawyer, Mich., beginning Dec. 13.

Alaska Airlines has agreed to acquire certain assets of Hawaiian Vacations, a tour company. Alaska Airlines Vacations now offers a full line of Alaska-Hawaii vacation packages in conjunction with its daily Anchorage-Honolulu service starting December 9, 2007.

RAEFORD, N.C., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Workers and guests got an exciting show Wednesday, September 12 while watching Tim D'Annunzio, owner and president of ParacleteXP SkyVenture, be the first to "fly" in his brand new vertical-wind tunnel.

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'