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2014-08-12 12:20:42

Airline Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-Date Net Income, Seventh Straight Quarter of Improved Year-over-Year Financial Results SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today reports its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 with operating income of $47.1 million and net income of $37.0 million. The airline posted an operating margin of 11.8 percent - a 4.4 point improvement over the second quarter of 2013, driven largely by a 7.8 percent growth in revenue per...

2014-08-11 12:21:01

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today reported its preliminary operational results for July 2014 and the first seven months of the year. The airline's traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) increased 3.5 percent on capacity (measured in available seat miles) that was 0.5 percent higher than in the same month in 2013. Load factor was 85 percent, up 2.4 points from July 2013. The number of onboard passengers decreased 0.4 percent from the same month...

2014-08-11 12:20:51

TheStreet Asks Consumers Their Opinion on Airline Travel NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the airline industry's best efforts to encourage brand loyalty and to convince passengers that paying for checked bags is logical, most Americans do not favor any specific airline. A new poll, conducted for TheStreet (NASDAQ: TST) by GfK(1), took a look at consumer preferences when it comes to flying. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135002 The survey found that: -- 63%...

2014-08-11 08:21:05

Record quarterly revenue up 25 percent to $99.5 million ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo Inc. (Nasdaq: GOGO), a leading global aero communications service provider, today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110715/CG34837LOGO Gogo reported record second quarter revenue of $99.5 million, up 25% year-over-year. Adjusted EBITDA for Q2 2014 was $3.1 million, down from $3.8 million in Q2 2013, reflecting...

2014-08-08 20:20:24

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) ("SkyWest") today reported a 0.7 percent increase in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for July, while available seat miles (ASMs) decreased 1.4 percent compared to July 2013. SkyWest also reported that passenger boardings for July decreased 0.5 percent to 5,490,622 compared to 5,520,165 for the same period last year. Load factor increased to 84.4 percent compared to 82.6 percent in July 2013. The combined...

2014-08-08 12:20:41

ROME, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Transaction implementation agreement will see Etihad Airways invest EUR560 million in the Italian carrier, becoming a minority shareholder (subject to regulatory approval), with core Alitalia shareholders committing an additional EUR300 million -- Additionally, up to EUR598 million in financial restructuring of short and medium term debt provided by financial institutions and existing bank shareholders...

2014-08-08 08:20:33

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported July 2014 and year-to-date traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 20.8 billion, up 1.1 percent versus July 2013. Total capacity was 24.4 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 3.1 percent versus July 2013. Total passenger load factor was 85.1 percent for the month of July,...

2014-08-07 20:20:33

MAIDEN, N.C., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air T, Inc. (Air T) (NASDAQ: AIRT) today reported consolidated net income of approximately $72,800 ($0.03 per diluted share) for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 compared to consolidated net income of approximately $139,000 ($0.06 per diluted share) for the first quarter of the prior fiscal year. Consolidated revenues increased by approximately $499,000 (2%) to $21,779,000 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 compared to the same quarter in...

2014-08-07 16:20:50

CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported July 2014 operational results. UAL's July 2014 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 1.0 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 1.6 percent versus July 2013. UAL's July 2014 consolidated load factor decreased 0.5 points compared to July 2013. About UnitedUnited Airlines and United Express operate an average of more than 5,200 flights a day to 374...

2014-08-07 12:21:22

BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jet Club Limited (JCL), headquartered in Bedford, MA, will initiate private jet service for their Members on September 15, 2014. JCL is changing the game in air travel, by offering an innovative and affordable alternative to commercial airlines and charter companies. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140806/134205 Jet Club Limited is a private jet travel club dedicated to providing their Members with a safe, affordable,...


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