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2014-09-23 20:20:35

-- As of December 8th this year, the carrier will begin operating a daily nonstop flight on this new route MEXICO CITY, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline continues to strengthen one of its main hubs at Terminal B Monterrey International Airport and announces its new direct flight to New York City, from where it provides its services at Terminal 1 at John F. Kennedy International Airport. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130315/MX77534LOGO...

2014-09-23 16:21:35

WILMINGTON, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pilot attrition is accelerating at Allegiant Air as pilots, even senior captains with many years invested, have been leaving in increasing numbers for companies luring them with better and safer operations, better working conditions, better schedules and increased compensation and benefits packages. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100127/IBTLOGO A significant number of pilots have recently left and more indicate...

2014-09-23 16:21:25

HONOLULU, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines has appointed Sean Menke to the position of executive vice president and chief operations officer. In this role, he will take on direct oversight of the airline's Flight Operations, In-Flight Services, Customer Service, Maintenance and Engineering, Safety and Regulatory Security, Operations Planning and Scheduling, and Performance Engineering and Operations Analytics. Menke begins work on Oct. 20, 2014 and will report to Mark...

2014-09-23 16:21:17

Prospects for Leading Companies in Cargo, Passenger, Airline & Airport Security LONDON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Report DetailsThe civil air transport sector continues to be a target for terrorism and criminal activities. In 2014, there have been high profile attacks on aviation infrastructure in Pakistan. The months of June and July, 2014 have witnessed significant tightening of security procedures at airports in the USA and Europe in response to a significant terror warning...

2014-09-23 12:21:29

CHICAGO, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Routes is pleased to announce Brussels Airport as overall winner for 2014 Brussels Airport was announced as the overall winner of the World Routes Awards 2014 which were formally announced last night during the spectacular Chicago Networking Evening which took place at the Field Museum of Natural History. Speaking just after receiving the highly regarded accolade for the second time in three years, Leon Verhallen, Head...

2014-09-22 20:20:31

CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, Inc. (formerly known as Continental Airlines, Inc., the "Company") on Sept. 19 announced that it has elected to effect an optional redemption of its remaining outstanding 6.0 percent Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2030 (the "Debentures") on Oct. 10, 2014, (the "Redemption Date") at a price equal to $50 per $50 principal amount of the Debentures, and that, upon such redemption, the proceeds will be simultaneously...

2014-09-19 08:20:37

HALIFAX, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Chorus Aviation Inc. ('Chorus') (TSX: CHR.B CHR.A) today announced a monthly dividend of $0.0375 per Class A and Class B share payable on or after October 17, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2014. These dividends qualify as eligible dividends in Canada and qualifying dividends in the United States. About Chorus Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Chorus was incorporated on September 27, 2010 and is a...

2014-09-18 20:20:44

SAO PAULO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. ("Company") (BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and best-fare airline in Latin America, announced that on September 18, 2014, it has priced an offering of US$325 million 8.875% Senior Notes due 2022 ("Notes"), in a transaction exempt from registration under the Unites States Securities Act of 1933, as amended ("Securities Act"). GOL Linhas...

2014-09-18 08:21:56

DENVER, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forecast, Inc., an aviation consulting firm that works to support the commercial planning needs of airlines and airports, today announced it has begun work with Seaborne Airlines, the firm's newest client. "We are excited to be working with Seaborne Airlines," said Ben Munson, Vice President of Airline and Airport Services, "our engagement with Seaborne exemplifies our firm's capabilities to provide support, tools, and expertise in the...

2014-09-18 08:21:54

Special one-way fares available at $129 until Sept. 24* SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines started daily nonstop service between Seattle and Albuquerque, the multi-cultural metropolis of the Southwest. "Albuquerque's rich history and year-round sunshine provide endless adventure for leisure and business travelers alike," said Joe Sprague, senior vice president of communications and external relations for Alaska Airlines. "This new route further builds on the strength of...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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