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2014-10-07 08:20:34

PARIS, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has taken its first step into the Latin America ground handling market by acquiring a controlling shareholding in Orbital Group, one of Brazil's leading providers of ramp, passenger and airport security services. The investment is also timed to serve as a platform for France-based WFS to enter the cargo handling market in Brazil as new opportunities emerge. Founded in 2002, Orbital has...

2014-10-06 16:21:38

- Load factor increased from 75.1% to 78.4% MEXICO CITY, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Aeromexico S.A.B. de C.V. ("Aeromexico") (BMV: AEROMEX), the largest airline in Mexico, today reported September 2014 operational results. -- Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 337 thousand passengers in September; a 6.2% year-on-year increase. International market passenger numbers increased by 16.7%, while domestic market passenger numbers increased by 2.3%. --...

2014-10-06 16:21:26

HONOLULU, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), has announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month of September, third quarter and the year to date. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040827/LAF044LOGO SYSTEM-WIDE OPERATIONS(1) SEPTEMBER 2014 2013 % CHANGE --------- ---- ---- -------- PAX 823,008 782,120 5.2% RPMS...

2014-10-06 12:20:39

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cathay Pacific, the international flag carrier for Hong Kong, has broadened its sales and marketing coverage in South America with new representation by Discover the World in Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Discover already represents the airline in nine other South American countries. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140205/LA60067LOGO "Latin America is an important--and growing--market for Cathay," said Tom Owen, Cathay Pacific's...

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...


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