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2014-09-02 08:20:40

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, The Netherlands, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quintiq's software platform manages the tactical and strategic planning of 2,800 pilots Quintiq [http://www.quintiq.com ], a global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), announced today that KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM) [http://www.klm.com/travel/nl_en/about/index.htm ] has rolled out its software platform to optimize its...

2014-08-29 23:04:27

This report categorizes the airport information systems market on the basis of airport size, function type, and cost; it also contains the projected revenue of the global market. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/airports-information-systems-market-978.html (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to a new market research report, "Airport Information Systems Market by Airport Size, by Functions, by Cost, by Geography, Market Forecast & Analysis to 2014 - 2020," the...

2014-08-29 16:21:05

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. announced that American Airlines fares will return to Orbitz on Friday after the companies earlier today entered into a letter of intent. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 American Airlines Group also no longer plans to remove US Airways fares from Orbitz on Sept. 1 as previously announced. The companies are working toward final agreements based on the letter of intent. All tickets...

2014-08-29 16:20:50

First widebody airplane for all-Boeing airline EVERETT, Wash., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Xiamen Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787 Dreamliner. "We are excited to receive our first 787 Dreamliner which is also the first widebody airplane of our all-Boeing fleet," said Che Shanglun, president and chairman of Xiamen Airlines. "With the innovative technology and exceptional efficiency, the 787 Dreamliner will be key to our...

2014-08-29 08:21:03

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global In-flight Entertainment Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 IFE systems provide entertainment to aircraft passengers in the form of movies, music, and games. Passengers may also feel the need of internet connectivity; hence, to cater to this demand, airlines have started providing internet facilities to passengers on board....

2014-08-28 08:20:55

New EFB service contract transitions airline navigation data and documents to iPad ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation, recently signed a new three-year service contract with Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain's national carrier, to provide the airline with Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag (EFB) services on iPad. The agreement allows Gulf Air to continue its digital transformation by eliminating paper-based flight...

2014-08-27 16:21:56

MONTREAL, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada President and Chief Executive Officer, Calin Rovinescu, today announced the following organizational re-alignment effective September 1, 2014. Benjamin Smith, previously Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer, is appointed to the new role of President, Passenger Airlines. In addition to his current responsibilities, Mr. Smith will now have cost as well as revenue oversight for passenger airline activities, with a...

2014-08-27 12:21:19

The airline continues to evolve as a leading social business, finding innovative ways to connect with Employees and Customers DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) last night unveiled a Listening Center devoted to engaging with Employees and Customers in real time. Located at Southwest Airlines Headquarters in Dallas, the Listening Center is the first of its kind in the domestic airline industry. It serves as the airline's nerve center, integrating...

2014-08-27 04:20:12

787 will be key to airline's fleet modernization plans, enhanced passenger experience EVERETT, Wash., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Royal Jordanian today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787 Dreamliner. The airplane will play a central role in the Amman-based airline's strategic plan for fleet modernization. Royal Jordanian acquired this airplane through leasing company AerCap. "We are delighted to receive our first 787 which will not only...

2014-08-26 12:21:34

ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global aero-communications service provider, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, to provide in-flight Internet and wireless in-flight entertainment service on at least 58 Embraer and Boeing 737 aircraft operated by Aeromexico. Gogo previously announced, in December 2013, that it had agreed on the principal terms and conditions with Aeromexico...


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