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2014-05-14 04:20:25

Alaska Airlines and JetBlue Airways Continue to Rank Highest in Their Respective Segments WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite passengers having to pay more to fly, overall satisfaction with airlines improve for the second consecutive year, driven primarily by an increase in satisfaction with cost and fees, according to the J.D. Power 2014 North America Airline Satisfaction Study(SM) released today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130605/LA26502LOGO The study...

2014-05-13 12:22:31

Airline's Stated Goal Is Worthy -- As Long As Implementation Doesn't Have Unintended Consequences ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)--the voice of the global business travel industry-- commented on the Transparent Airfares Act of 2014 (HR 4156), which would allow advertisements for passenger air travel to state the base airfare and separately disclose any government imposed taxes and fees and the total cost of...

2014-05-13 12:22:29

DUBLIN, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h9vcgm/aircraft_ground) has announced the addition of the "Aircraft Ground Handling System Market (Passenger Ground Handling Equipment, Cargo Ground Handling Equipment, Aircraft Ground Handling Equipment, by Product, Application & Geography) - Global Forecasts and Analysis to 2014 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The aircraft ground...

2014-05-13 12:21:30

Ticket Transactions Rise 2.27 Percent in First Four Months of 2014 ARLINGTON, Va., May 13, 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 4.93 percent(* )year-over-year in the first four months of 2014 compared to the same period last year, totalling $32.4 billion versus $30.9 billion in 2013....

2014-05-12 08:22:59

Hexaware to lead discussion on leveraging big data analytics to create passenger loyalty MIAMI, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hexaware Technologies, a leading global provider of IT, BPO and consulting services, today announced that the company will be moderating two roundtable discussions and exhibiting at Booth 14 at the World Low Cost Airlines Americas 2014 at the Trump International Beach Resort in Miami, Florida from May 15-16, 2014. TITLE: How to Create...

2014-05-12 08:22:41

Redefines Key Leadership Roles ST. GEORGE, Utah, May 12, 2014 /PR Newswire/ -- Sky West, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW), the holding company for Sky West Airlines, Inc. ("Sky West Airlines") and Express Jet Airlines, Inc. ("Express Jet Airlines"), announces the promotion of Russell "Chip" Childs to President, effective May 12, 2014. Mr. Childs has been serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of Sky West Airlines. In his new role at Sky West, Inc., Mr. Childs will oversee all...

2014-05-12 08:21:04

Record quarterly revenue up 35 percent to $95.7 million ITASCA, Ill., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo Inc. (Nasdaq: GOGO), a leading aircraft communications service provider to the global aviation industry, today announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110715/CG34837LOGO Gogo reported record first quarter revenue of $95.7 million, up 35% year-over-year. Adjusted EBITDA for Q1 2014 was $5.3 million, up 87% from $2.9 million...

2014-05-09 12:21:09

SAN FRANCISCO, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today reported its preliminary operational results for April 2014 and the first four months of the year. The airline's traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) measured 0.4 percent on capacity (measured in available seat miles) that was 1.3 percent lower than in the same month in 2013. Load factor was 84.1 percent, up 0.7 points from April 2013. The number of onboard passengers increased 4.4 percent over the same month...

2014-05-09 08:21:18

Introductory fares from $199* available for new service starting Nov. 6 SEATTLE, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers can now book travel on Alaska Airlines for seasonal service between Seattle and Cancun, Mexico. Pending approval by the Mexico Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil (DGAC), the airline plans to begin its daily service to Cancún on Nov. 6. Alaska is offering introductory $199* one-way fares on Seattle-Cancun tickets purchased by May 15, for travel between Nov. 6...

2014-05-08 12:21:43

SEATTLE, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers can travel at ease on Alaska Airlines when they use the carrier's new native Windows Phone application, available for free in the Windows Phone Store. The app can be used on all smartphones with Windows Phone 8 and later versions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85635 "We're committed to making Alaska Airlines the easiest airline to fly and our newest app gives our customers mobile tools that make travel easy and fun," said...


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