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2011-06-19 23:01:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) today announced that United Continental Holdings Inc., the parent company of United Airlines and Continental Airlines, has ordered Blended Winglets for its 767-300ERs. Initial installations of the systems, on 14 aircraft, are planned to commence in early 2012. With this order, United Continental Holdings becomes APB's largest single customer having ordered more than 375 Blended Winglet systems to date. United...

2010-07-21 00:00:00

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Air China, the largest international carrier of China, has ordered Blended Winglets for 30 Boeing Next Generation 737 aircraft which deliver beginning in 2011. The 2.4m (8 ft) tall devices will further point to Air China's leadership in China's airline industry. "Air China wants to lead the way in China's efforts to reduce pollutant emissions, save fuel and improve aircraft operational capabilities," says Aviation Partners Boeing CEO John...

2010-07-21 00:00:00

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegiant Air has ordered six shipsets of Aviation Partners Boeing 757-200 Blended Winglets. The first installations have commenced at ATS in Everett, Washington, and Flightstar in Jacksonville, Florida. "We are very delighted to announce that Allegiant Air has joined our vast list of partners," says Aviation Partners Boeing CEO John Reimers. "This order gives Allegiant Air the opportunity to put our product into service and experience the...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'