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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...

2014-09-04 12:21:33

WARSAW, Poland, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LOT Polish Airlines has consistently improved its financial standing and is now in the black. At the end of August, the airline exceeded the cumulative breakeven point, thus making a profit on its core business of flying following years of losses. This is in line with the assumptions of the restructuring plan. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101101/LA92109LOGO Sebastian Mikosz, CEO of LOT Polish Airlines said, "Compared to the...

2014-09-04 12:21:20

Klen Brooks to Retire after 40 Years with the Airline ST. GEORGE, Utah, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), announces the promotion of Tracy Gallo to Vice President - Flight Operations effective Sept. 4, 2014. Gallo will succeed Klen Brooks, who will retire after 40 years with the airline. As Vice President - Flight Operations, Gallo will be responsible for all areas of SkyWest's flight operations, including the airline's...

2014-09-04 12:20:34

Alaska Airlines Kicks Off Nonstop Flights to Detroit SEATTLE, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit becomes Alaska Airlines' 77(th) nonstop destination out of Seattle, with today's launch of daily, nonstop service. "Expanding our network to connect the Seattle area to Detroit's industry and culture will benefit our business and leisure customers alike," said Joe Sprague, Alaska Airlines' senior vice president of communications and external relations. "Travelers with a flair for...

2014-09-04 08:21:19

The newest member of the Dreamliner family offers the airline more range and flexibility SEATTLE, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines has become the first North American carrier to take delivery of the Boeing 787-9, a stretched version of the Dreamliner that will allow the airline to accommodate more customers and further capitalize on its worldwide route network. The aircraft is the first of 26 of the newest member of the Dreamliner family United has on order....

2014-09-04 04:20:16

- 20-year Current Market Outlook projects demand for 6,020 new airplanes valued at $870 billion BEIJING, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA), China's leading provider of passenger airplanes, projects a demand in the country for 6,020 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at $870 billion. The company released its annual China Current Market Outlook (CMO) today in Beijing which shows Chinese carriers will take delivery of nearly 45 percent of the total demand for...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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