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2014-10-09 16:20:56

HONOLULU, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines scored the highest marks for on-time performance among the nation's largest carriers in August, as reported today by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040827/LAF044LOGO The flights of Hawai'i's largest and longest serving carrier arrived on schedule 94.0 percent of the time throughout month of August, earning DOT's best ranking for punctuality. Hawaiian Airlines, the leading...

2014-10-09 08:20:31

New Los Angeles service will provide Atlanta customers with more access to American's global network FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers in Atlanta and Los Angeles will soon have new travel options between their cities when American Airlines launches nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) on March 5, 2015. Customers may begin booking travel on these flights on Sunday, Oct. 12....

2014-10-08 16:20:26

DALLAS, October 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Flight Management System Market by Cockpit Architecture (VLA, WB, NB, and RTA), Hardware (FMC, CDU, and VDU), Maintenance (Line-fit and Retrofit) & by Geography (North America, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and Europe) - Forecast Analysis to 2014 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the global flight management system market is estimated to be $601.36 million in 2014 to register a CAGR of 7.19% to reach $912.20...

2014-10-08 08:20:57

DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that the Company flew 8.3 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in September 2014, a 5.1 percent increase from the 7.9 billion RPMs flown in September 2013. Available seat miles (ASMs) increased 0.7 percent to 10.3 billion from the September 2013 level of 10.2 billion. The September 2014 load factor was 80.5 percent, compared to 77.1 percent in September 2013. For September 2014, passenger...

2014-10-08 08:20:33

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported September 2014 and year-to-date traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 16.9 billion, down 0.2 percent versus September 2013. Total capacity was 21.1 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 1.6 percent versus September 2013. Total passenger load factor was 80.0 percent for...

2014-10-08 08:20:16

Dallas-Based Startup Eases a Major "Pain Point" for Airlines and More than 22 Million Airline Employees and Eligible Travelers Worldwide DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ID90 Travel, the global leader in non-revenue travel solutions for airlines and their employees, re-launched its suite of SaaS mobile and desktop travel products, which is revolutionizing the way more than 22 million airline employees plan and book travel. By focusing on making access to airline employee...

2014-10-07 12:21:04

ST PETERSBURG, Russia, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gazpromneft-Aero has started refuelling regular flydubai flights at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport [http://www.gazprom-neft.aero/en/partner/aeroports ]. A cooperation agreement has been signed for a year, for a total supply volume of 3,000 tons. The airline will perform regular flights between Dubai and Moscow on a Boeing 737-800. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130314/600995 ) For Gazpromneft-Aero,...

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...


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