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2014-09-12 12:20:38

Nonstop Flights Between Baltimore/Washington and Costa Rica to Begin March 7, 2015 Subject to Government Approval DALLAS, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today that it has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to add its first destination in Central America with daily roundtrip service between Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport (BWI) and Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in San Jose,...

2014-09-04 08:21:19

The newest member of the Dreamliner family offers the airline more range and flexibility SEATTLE, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines has become the first North American carrier to take delivery of the Boeing 787-9, a stretched version of the Dreamliner that will allow the airline to accommodate more customers and further capitalize on its worldwide route network. The aircraft is the first of 26 of the newest member of the Dreamliner family United has on order....

2014-08-27 12:21:04

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAE International Aero Engines AG has achieved Federal Aviation Administration certification of the V2500(®)-E5 engine for Embraer's KC-390 aircraft. The KC-390's launch customer is the Brazilian Air Force. "Achieving engine certification on schedule is a big win for the program," said Jackson Schneider, president and CEO, Embraer Defense & Security. "We have a high level of confidence that the engine will perform as reliably...

2014-08-07 12:20:50

NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- London Luxury- A leading global manufacturer of innovative and premium home goods products, today announced, a strategic partnership with JetBlue to supply the U.S. carrier with premium luxury pillows and blankets for JetBlue's premium offering Mint. London Luxury provides the popularly refreshing Mint experience with all the luxurious bedding necessary for the ultimate in flight comfort. "We are delighted to be infusing luxurious comfort into...

2014-07-28 08:22:27

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines will launch new daily service between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Cap-Haitien, Haiti (CAP), adding a new international destination to the airline's growing global network. Customers can now book travel on the new route for travel beginning Oct. 2, 2014, subject to government approval. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO "We have proudly served Haiti for more than 40 years and believe...

2014-07-16 12:21:57

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines merger partner, US Airways, today launches its codeshare agreement with trans-Atlantic joint business partner Finnair, further enhancing its relationship with the fellow oneworld alliance member and providing customers increased access to Helsinki and beyond. Customers can now book tickets for codeshare flights for travel beginning July 24. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO Through the...

2014-07-16 08:21:30

BEIJING, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 15(th) at 10:30am British time, SKYTRAX, the global professional airline rating organization, announced its 2014 annual SKYTRAX five-star airlines list at the 49(th) Farnborough International Airshow (FIA). Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways, All Nippon Airways and several other airlines were named as SKYTRAX five-star airlines. China's Hainan Airlines was awarded this honor for the 4(th) consecutive year in addition to winning...

2014-07-15 12:20:59

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- International Airlines Group (IAG) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with International Aero Engines' (IAE) for V2500 engines. IAE will power 30 A320ceo aircraft for the IAG subsidiary, Vueling Airlines. These aircraft were part of an IAG order announced in August 2013. "These engines provide environmental benefits which enable us to reduce the carbon emissions of our fleet, leading to further...

2014-07-15 08:20:35

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW -- IAE International Aero Engines AG awarded Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance Limited (RRPF) with Pure-V designation for maintaining its fleet of V2500® spare engines to OEM build standards and incorporating only IAE-approved parts and repairs. "We are proud to earn the Pure-V designation," said Bobby Janagan, vice president and general manager, RRPF. "Our Pure-V engines help drive high operational...

2014-07-15 08:20:33

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW - SaudiGulf Airlines has selected the International Aero Engines (IAE) V2500 engine to power four A320ceo aircraft and has also signed an eight-year V-Services(SM )maintenance service agreement with IAE. SaudiGulf is a new airline based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with headquarters in Dammam and is planning to commence services in 2015. "As a new airline, our success is dependent upon establishing a...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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