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2014-06-17 16:20:48

YPSILANTI, Mich., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltia Air Lines (OTCBB: BLTA) is pleased to announce that Cabin Safety Training for Stewards will commence on June 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140130/NY55640LOGO The Cabin Safety Training curriculum will require 4 weeks of extensive safety training. All of Baltia's stewards are experienced airline professionals. Anthony D. Koulouris, Baltia's Vice President of Marketing stated "This is the culmination of an...

2014-06-17 12:21:37

-- As of July, this summer, the carrier will offer more than 5,000 additional seats a week on its domestic and international routes. MEXICO CITY, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, announced an increase in the number of flights it offers between Mexico City and major destinations such as Acapulco, Cancun, Huatulco, Los Cabos, Merida, Oaxaca, Puerto Vallarta and Zihuatanejo in Mexico and Miami, Orlando and San Antonio in the United States, for this...

2014-06-17 12:20:59

2013 Southwest Airlines One Report(TM) Adheres to Global Reporting Initiative Guidelines DALLAS, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) released its fifth annual award-winning integrated report to highlight how the carrier is working to achieve its vision to become the World's Most Loved, Most Flown, and Most Profitable Airline. The 2013 Southwest Airlines One Report uses a triple bottom line approach that takes into account the carrier's performance and productivity,...

2014-06-17 12:20:45

Ticket Transactions Rise 1.89 Percent in First Five Months of 2014 ARLINGTON, Va., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARC, the financial settlement link between airlines and travel sellers, reported today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by U.S.-based travel agencies rose 4.73 percent(* )year-over-year in the first five months of 2014 compared to the same period last year, totalling $40.8 billion versus $39 billion in 2013....

2014-06-16 16:20:27

CHICAGO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced that dispatchers, represented by the Professional Airline Flight Control Association (PAFCA) and the Transport Workers Union (TWU), ratified a new joint labor agreement for all United Airlines dispatchers. The agreement covers more than 330 United dispatchers. "The ratification of this agreement is significant for our dispatchers and the company," said Tracy Lee, United's vice president of network operations. "We...

2014-06-16 12:21:22

System to enhance operational decision making for Next-Generation 737 fleet SEATTLE, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] today announced Southwest Airlines has selected Boeing Airplane Health Management (AHM) to enhance operational efficiency in its maintenance and engineering operations. Southwest Airlines will use Airplane Health Management to collect and evaluate airplane operations data while the airplane is in flight. This real-time data is used to signal ground...

2014-06-16 12:21:13

Seattle travelers now have direct access to nine overseas international destinations from airline's hub SEATTLE, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today launched nonstop service from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Hong Kong. The new market is Delta's latest addition in the buildup of its Seattle hub and its fifth new international destination from Seattle in the last year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090202/DELTALOGO Delta customers and...

2014-06-16 12:20:51

Additional Service to Central America and the Caribbean also launching later this year HOUSTON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, the U.S. airline with the most global route network, today announced the company will introduce service to Santiago, Chile, from its hub at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, beginning Dec. 7, 2014, subject to government approval. Houston-Santiago, Chile Flight 847 will depart Houston daily at 9:05 p.m. and arrive in Santiago at 9:40...

2014-06-16 12:20:41

Agreements continue labor integration progress at American FORT WORTH, Texas, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and the International Association of Machinists (IAM) union have reached three tentative agreements covering more than 11,000 US Airways mechanics, fleet service agents and maintenance training specialists. The Tentative Agreements cover the workgroups separately and amend pre-merger contracts. The three-year agreements are each subject to membership...

2014-06-16 08:21:22

Updated Boeing 757 aircraft begins serving transcontinental route joining the existing 767 service ATLANTA, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today launches a significant upgrade to its service between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Los Angeles International Airport with the introduction of three Boeing 757-200 aircraft featuring full flat-bed seats in the BusinessElite cabin. These aircraft join Delta's existing international 767-300ERs serving...


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