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2014-09-08 16:20:42

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today reported its preliminary operational results for August 2014 and the first eight months of the year. The airline's traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) increased 2.9 percent on capacity (measured in available seat miles) that was 1.2 percent lower than in the same month in 2013. Load factor was 85.6 percent, up 3.4 points from August 2013. The number of onboard passengers decreased 0.6 percent from the same...

2014-09-08 12:20:45

Company Introduces New Aircraft Livery, Airport Experience, and Logo--Dedicating 'Heart' Livery to its Employees DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) introduced a modern new look to its iconic brand today at an event dedicated to its Employees. The airline proudly unveiled a new aircraft livery, named Heart, airport experience, and logo. The new look puts the airline's Heart on display, showcasing the strength of the nearly 46,000 Employees...

2014-09-08 12:20:30

- European low-cost carrier commits to order 100 airplanes, becomes launch customer of newest 737 MAX family member NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) launched the newest member of the 737 MAX family today with a commitment from Ryanair for 100 airplanes. Europe's leading low-cost carrier will be the first airline to operate the 737 MAX 200, a variant based on the successful 737 MAX 8 that can accommodate up to 200 seats, increasing revenue potential and...

2014-09-05 16:20:50

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLUX.OB - news) today announced preliminary passenger traffic results for the month of August 2014. AUGUST 2014 AND YEAR TO DATE STATISTICS Aug-14 Aug-13 Change ------ ------ ------ Passengers Enplaned 17,032...

2014-09-05 16:20:29

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) ("SkyWest") today reported a 0.5 percent decrease in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for August, while available seat miles (ASMs) decreased 2.1 percent compared to August 2013. SkyWest also reported that passenger boardings for August decreased 2.1 percent to 5,394,888 compared to 5,510,411 for the same period last year. Load factor increased to 83.9 percent compared to 82.5 percent in August 2013. The...

2014-09-05 04:20:10

PARIS, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 3, Hainan Airlines flight HU7907 took off from Hangzhou International Airport at 9:15 pm, making a stop at Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, before heading on to Paris. This is the airline's fifth European route following its routes to Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Brussels and Berlin. The launch of the service will provide new opportunities for further political, economic and cultural exchanges and cooperation between China and...

2014-09-04 23:12:38

Betria Interactive, makers of the FlightPath3D Moving Map service, announces the new Discovery & Kids Themed 3D Map service’s commercial release Irvine, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Betria Interactive announces a significant expansion to its leading edge FlightPath3D Moving Map product suite with the new Discovery & Kids Themed 3D Map service. This new service is a substantial evolution over last year’s widely praised release of the flagship FlightPath3D Moving Map product...

2014-09-04 23:12:25

The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the use of fuel conservation software developed by Aviaso. The Aviaso/Fuel Efficiency solution will measure and manage the numerous initiatives that Lufthansa has implemented to reduce its fuel consumption. Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the...

2014-09-04 16:21:01

Traffic increased 10.8 per cent on capacity increase of 10.4 per cent MONTREAL, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of August, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 89.8 per cent, versus 89.5 per cent in August 2013, an all-time record for any month in the Corporation's history, representing an increase of 0.3 percentage points on a system-wide capacity increase of 10.4 per cent. On this additional capacity, system wide traffic for August increased 10.8 per cent....

2014-09-04 12:21:35

Report highlights company's fuel efficiency, employee volunteerism and disaster relief initiatives CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines has released its annual Corporate Responsibility Report highlighting the company's work to operate a socially, environmentally and financially responsible business in a way that benefits its customers, employees, investors and the environment. United's support of relief organizations in the wake of the typhoon in the Philippines; its...


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