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2014-04-24 08:22:13

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported its first quarter 2014 results. -- First quarter 2014 net profit was a record $480 million. This represents a $777 million improvement versus the company's combined first quarter 2013 net loss of $297 million. -- Excluding net special credits, the company reported a record first quarter net profit of $402 million. This represents a $340 million...

2014-04-04 12:20:59

Kenyan flag carrier set to add a total of nine Dreamliners to its fleet EVERETT, Wash., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Kenya Airways celebrated the delivery and flyaway today of the Kenyan flag carrier's first 787 Dreamliner. The airplane departed Paine Field in Everett for a 7,800 nautical mile (14,456 km) nonstop flight to Kenya Airways' home base in Nairobi at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. The 787 will form the backbone of the airline's future...

2014-04-03 12:20:20

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia and Finnair today celebrate a key milestone as US Airways joins the airlines' trans-Atlantic joint venture. As part of the joint business, established by American, British Airways and Iberia in October 2010, the airlines can cooperate commercially on trans-Atlantic flights. The joint venture also includes a revenue sharing agreement in which member airlines have permission to coordinate schedules and...

2014-04-03 08:20:33

MANCHESTER, England, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Record attendance expected at continent's largest route development event The 9th Routes Europe, the largest route development event for the European region, will open this weekend in Marseille, France. This year the event expects a record attendance of over 1,100 aviation professionals from airlines, airports and tourism authorities to discuss new air services to, from and within the entire European...

2014-03-31 16:20:14

KINGSTON, Jamaica, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- interCaribbean Airways is pleased to announce the introduction of new scheduled non-stop air service connecting Kingston to Montego Bay, with 16 weekly flights each way. These new flights from Montego Bay to Kingston provide onward flights to Providenciales, Grand Turk, Santo Domingo and San Juan making connections across the wider Caribbean a reality. Introductory domestic fares are available from as little as US$29.00 (plus taxes)...

2014-03-24 08:20:46

SEATTLE, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members flying on partner British Airways between Seattle and London can earn double miles* on travel from March 24 through June 24, 2014. British Airways offers 10 flights a week between Seattle and London's Heathrow Airport. From London, Mileage Plan members can enjoy easy connections to hundreds of cities throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. "This is a terrific opportunity for our members to add...

2014-03-19 08:20:14

First African airline operator to announce order for the 737 MAX JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Comair Limited announced an order today for eight 737 MAX 8s, valued at $830 million at list prices. It is the first 737 MAX order announcement for an African operator. The order was booked in December 2013 and was previously unidentified on the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website. "We're proud to be the first African operator to...

2014-03-05 08:26:44

LONDON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Travel and Tourism in the UK to 2017 Synopsis The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights, including: -- Historic and forecast tourist volumes covering the entire British travel and tourism sector -- Detailed analysis of tourist spending patterns in the UK -- The total, direct and indirect tourism output generated by each category within the...

2014-03-03 08:21:56

British Airways Introduces the Boeing 787 to the 787 AUSTIN, Texas, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- British Airways today launches its inaugural flight between Austin, Texas and London, England. This marks the first regular transatlantic nonstop service for the city of Austin. The inaugural flight into Austin Bergstrom International Airport will be met by Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and British Airways EVP Americas Sean Doyle....

2014-02-10 08:20:31

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported January 2014 traffic results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/DA56847LOGO) American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 17.3 billion, up 3.8 percent versus January 2013. Total capacity was 21.6 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 2.3 percent versus January 2013. Total passenger load factor was 80.3 percent for the month of...