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2014-05-20 12:21:09

-- Launch coincides with new Boeing 787 Dreamliner debut -- TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Today's official debut of a new brand campaign and the arrival of Air Canada's new Boeing 787 Dreamliner usher in a new era for the nation's airline. In 2009, Air Canada declared its ambition to become a true global carrier, competing against the world's best airlines. Five years later, several key elements of that strategy are now in place, including: -- The...

2014-05-20 08:22:17

Total orders worth $209 billion at list prices RENTON, Wash., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] celebrated a milestone achievement today on the 737 MAX program, surpassing the 2000(th) order for the super-efficient single-aisle airplane. With the addition of 30 orders from unidentified customers this week, the 737 MAX now has a total of 2,010 orders from 39 customers worldwide, valued at $209 billion at list prices. The 737 MAX also has commitments for more than 250...

2014-05-20 08:22:08

TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today unveiled its brand new international interior product following the arrival in Toronto on Sunday of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Visit 787.aircanada.com for details and a virtual tour of the aircraft and new design, seating and amenities. The airline will take delivery of a total of 37 Boeing 787 aircraft by the end of 2019, transforming its international wide-body fleet using the most recent advancements in aviation...

2014-05-20 08:20:45

2013 Event Celebrating the "World's Best Business Class" Receives Industry Recognition with Award and SABRE Nomination WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that the "Washington DC Airplane Dinner," a media event designed to showcase the "World's Best Business Class," has been honored by the Hermes Creative Awards as a Platinum Award Winner. Held on the evening of September 25(th), 2013, the Airplane Dinner brought Washington, DC food, travel...

2014-05-19 23:08:46

Set to plug the gap between increased consumer demand for luxury and airlines offering budget fares, a new travel operator has launched budget business and thrifty first class flights to many international destinations. Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Set to plug the gap between increased consumer demand for luxury and airlines offering budget fares, a new travel operator has launched budget business and thrifty first class flights to many international destinations. Designed to...

2014-05-19 16:20:34

Editorial Cites Competition, Efficiency, Inexpensive Fares, and Safety WASHINGTON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Citing the airline's "discount ticket prices" that give "passengers a reason to celebrate," the USA Today has endorsed Norwegian Air International (NAI)'s application to begin flying from the United States. The USA Today argued that U.S. Department of Transportation - which has delayed approval of NAI's application for months - could provide a major boon to...

2014-05-19 16:20:21

**To Be Presented at the Club's 72nd Awards Gala on October 24, 2014** NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. Dave Barger, JetBlue Airways CEO, with the 2014 Distinguished Achievement Award. Acknowledging outstanding accomplishments in the field of aviation, The Wings Club will present this award on October 24, 2014, at the 72(nd) Annual Awards Gala to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York...

2014-05-19 12:22:01

Hometown Carrier Extends into the Community with a Southwest Porch DALLAS, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today unveiled its newest Southwest Porch in conjunction with a partnership with Klyde Warren Park. Southwest Airlines created a fun, branded location in front of the Relish food window on the corner of Olive and the westbound side of Woodall Rogers. "Southwest Airlines is Dallas' hometown airline, and we invest in all the communities we serve....

2014-05-19 12:21:49

CHICAGO, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press briefing held in Chicago today, LOT Polish Airlines CEO Sebastian Mikosz announced a major early bird economy class fare sale on the carrier from Chicago, New York and Toronto to a number of cities in Poland as well as Eastern Europe. The fare sale begins May 21 and ends June 4, 2014 for travel beginning Sept. 14 through Dec. 12, 2014 and Jan. 5 through March 31, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101101/LA92109LOGO The...

2014-05-19 12:20:55

Aircraft offers customers an improved regional flying experience CHICAGO, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines has introduced the Embraer 175 aircraft to the United Express fleet, with service on the modern and spacious regional jet operating between Chicago and top business markets Washington and Boston. United Express carrier SkyWest Airlines began Boston service today. Service between Chicago and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport began Saturday. The E175 flights complement...


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