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2014-10-06 08:21:39

MONTREAL, Oct. 6, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced that it has reached a new agreement with the Air Canada Pilots Association (ACPA), subject to ratification, on collective agreement terms for ten years. "This new, ten-year agreement with the Air Canada Pilots Association is an important development which, if ratified, will allow us to further accelerate the implementation of our business strategy and support long term profitable growth for the benefit of Air Canada and...

2014-10-06 08:21:37

Airline increases quarterly traffic by 6.8 per cent year over year and achieves its third highest load factor for a third quarter CALGARY, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet today announced September 2014 traffic results with a load factor of 75.9 per cent. Revenue passenger miles (RPMs), or traffic, increased 6.0 per cent year over year, and capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMs), grew 6.8 per cent over the same period. The airline flew an all-time record 5.2...

2014-10-06 08:20:43

MONTREAL, Oct. 6, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of September, Air Canada reported a system load factor of 84.7 per cent, versus 83.2 per cent in September 2013, representing an increase of 1.5 percentage points on a system-wide capacity increase of 7.3 per cent. On this additional capacity, system wide traffic for September increased 9.2 per cent. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge(TM), which began operations on July 1, 2013, and...

2014-10-04 23:00:11

The ground handling management market will also impact the frequency of flights, which would in turn, increase passenger traffic, and generate revenues. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/aircraft-ground-handling-system-market-264041553.html (PRWEB) October 05, 2014 According to a new market research report "Aircraft Ground Handling System Market (Passenger Ground Handling Equipment, Cargo Ground Handling Equipment, Aircraft Ground Handling Equipment, by Product,...

2014-10-03 20:20:29

First airplane to feature new cabin interior from award-winning Taiwanese architect EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and China Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 777-300ER (Extended Range). The new airplane is the first of 10 777-300ERs that the Taiwanese flag carrier plans to introduce in the coming years. "The introduction of the Boeing 777-300ER fleet is an important milestone for China Airlines," said China Airlines...

2014-10-03 16:20:32

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National Airlines is proud to have been called on to contribute to Ebola relief efforts in Liberia. In cooperation with the United States Government, National Airlines, using one of its B747-400 Freighters, carried a planeload of medical and other relief supplies from New York to the Monrovia Airport. With its expertise in tailored air-freight services and its long history of supporting governments and militaries around the world by flying...

2014-10-03 08:20:39

WestJet announces service to the United Kingdom CALGARY, Oct. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced Glasgow, United Kingdom, as its newest European destination. Daily non-stop flights from Halifax begin May 29, 2015, with direct (same-aircraft) service from Toronto, operated on one of the airline's Boeing Next-Generation 737-700 series aircraft. Highlights of the new service include: -- New daily non-stop seasonal flights between Halifax and Glasgow...

2014-10-02 16:21:18

LONDON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Background:Global commercial aerospace interior market is expected to increase with a CAGR of 4.6% by 2020. The major drivers for aerospace interior market are increasing air passenger traffic, growth in air freight volumes, and increasing delivery of new aircraft. Aerospace interior needs regular maintenance and are required to be replaced in short intervals. This high replacement rate is expected to further drive this market. Airbus interior...

2014-10-02 16:21:06

The airline announces its second daily flight to Orlando and its fourth daily service to Miami, both in the State of Florida. ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline reiterates its goal of increasing its connectivity and announces its second daily flight to Orlando and its fourth daily service to Miami from its main hub at the Mexico City International Airport. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130315/MX77534LOGO Starting on November...

2014-10-02 08:21:17

SEATTLE, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported September and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, and on a combined basis. Detailed information is provided below. AIR GROUP On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 9.0 percent increase in traffic on a 9.9 percent increase in capacity compared to September 2013. This resulted in a 0.7 point decrease in load factor to 81.9 percent. These...


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