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2014-09-30 08:20:38

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, today announced HP will integrate the optimized Jeppesen JetPlan flight planning engine into the HP Flight Operations suite. Under this agreement, Jeppesen's JetPlan flight planning engine will power HP's flight planning interface, enabling airlines to increase the efficiency of their operations, reduce costs and enhance the passenger experience. HP's Flight Operations is a...

2014-09-29 12:22:08

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced that Linda Jojo will become its executive vice president and chief information officer, responsible for the development, implementation and management of technology strategy and solutions to support United's global business. "Linda's significant experience leading IT organizations and running complex business and consumer systems will be a tremendous asset to United as we advance our technology to become more...

2014-09-29 12:21:28

-- During this time, the airline has been committed to consistently providing world-class service to its customers with one of the world's most modern fleets. MEXICO CITY, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico is celebrating its 80(th) anniversary as Mexico's flagship carrier and thanks its passengers, vendors, commercial partners, airport groups, trade unions and employees, who have placed their trust in the company over eight decades to position the brand as Mexico's leading...

2014-09-29 12:21:16

DALLAS, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- AirVault today announced that WestJet has licensed and implemented the AirVault Mx Records Management Solution to provide it with a new, web-based aircraft maintenance record management system. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140927/148751 Pursuing their vision to be one of the five most successful airlines in the world, WestJet needed an innovative, cloud-computing method to provide paper-less management of their...

2014-09-29 08:40:04

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Defense and security company Saab announced that its Aerobahn Departure Manager (DMAN) successfully helped San Francisco International Airport (SFO) proactively manage the recent closure of its runways. During the four-month period, DMAN provided departure management and sequencing of aircraft to reduce aircraft taxi times, fuel burn and emissions. As the system selected by construction manager Parsons Brinckerhoff for the Collaborative...

2014-09-28 16:20:18

SEATTLE, Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Etihad Airways and Boeing yesterday celebrated the roll-out of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner, featuring its elegant new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery at an event in Seattle, Washington. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140928/148833 The event was attended by state officials, VIPs, media and executives from Boeing and Etihad Airways as the airline reinforced the importance of the U.S. to the carrier's extensive and growing international...

2014-09-28 04:20:13

SEATTLE, Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Etihad Airways and Boeing celebrated the roll out of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner at an event in Seattle, Washington overnight. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140928/148805 The aircraft featured Etihad Airways' new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery which was unveiled in Hamburg, Germany this week. James Hogan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways Aviation Group, said the airline was proud to be one of the world's largest...

2014-09-28 00:20:16

New 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery reminiscent of desert landscape, inspired by culture of the United Arab Emirates EVERETT, Wash., Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today rolled out of its paint hangar the first 787-9 Dreamliner that will be delivered to Etihad Airways. The airplane is painted in the airline's new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery with colors reminiscent of the desert landscape, inspired by the culture, Islamic design and architecture motifs of the United...

2014-09-26 08:21:25

Holiday travel booked before the end of October offers the most attractive rates NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Priceline.com, a leader in online and mobile travel and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), advises those still looking for the best deals on airfare for Thanksgiving and Christmas to book before late October. With flight and seat reductions over the past few years creating more competition for available seats over the holidays, booking sooner than later is...

2014-09-26 08:21:04

BEIJING, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AirMedia Group Inc. ("AirMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AMCN), a leading operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers, today announced that Guangzhou Meizheng Advertising Co., Ltd. ("Meizheng"), one of its consolidated entities in which AirMedia has 54% of the equity interest, has recently won a bidding and entered into a concession agreement (the "Concession Agreement") with Shanghai Railway...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin