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2011-08-17 00:00:30

"¢ Accuracy and speed of locating boarding pass varies dramatically among eight leading airlines "¢ Expedia receives high marks with consumers for promotional content "¢ Facebook "ËœLike' button scores negatively with consumers across the board Amsterdam, The Netherlands (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 Usabilla (http://usabilla.com), the easiest and most fun way to collect quantitative and continuous user feedback on a webpage, announced the publication today of a new...

2011-06-23 05:20:00

Dutch airline KLM said on Wednesday that it will use a biofuel generated from used cooking oil to power over 200 commercial flights between Paris and Amsterdam. The company said in a statement that using the fuel involved no technical changes to its aircraft. "There will be 50 percent traditional kerosene and 50 percent biofuel extracted from used cooking oil," KLM spokesman Gedi Schrijver told AFP. The spokesman said KLM is the first airline to use this type of fuel in commercial flights....

2011-06-20 08:00:00

PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PARIS AIR SHOW -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by KLM, transavia.com to supply wheels and carbon brakes for all new Boeing 737 Next Generation aircraft deliveries and to retrofit 737 NG in-service aircraft. The airline's first carbon brake equipped 737 NG aircraft is scheduled for delivery in August 2011 with retrofits beginning thereafter. Goodrich carbon brakes have now been selected by nine 737 Next Generation customers...

2011-06-15 12:37:00

NEW YORK, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has today unveiled a Boeing 777-200 airplane exterior wrapped in a selection of 3,965 crowd-sourced tile images and uplifting quotes. This world-first event follows a global social media campaign developed by Tribal DDB Amsterdam to generate crowd-sourced uploads of consumers' photos, a selection of which is now gracing the outside of a real Boeing 777-200 airplane currently en route from Amsterdam to Atlanta. The "Tile &...

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