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2014-07-10 20:20:46

In c7418 transmitted today at 19:42e an error occured in the third paragraph. The thrd sentence should have read "WestJet Encore has orders for 12 more Bombardier Q400 Next Gen aircraft.". Full corrected copy follows: WestJet Encore celebrates 1,000,000th guest CALGARY, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet Encore announced it welcomed its one-millionth guest on board today. The one-millionth guest was on WestJet Encore flight 3101 from Calgary to Fort St. John, which departed Calgary...

2014-07-10 20:20:42

CALGARY, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - WestJet Encore announced it welcomed its one-millionth guest on board today. The one-millionth guest was on WestJet Encore flight 3101 from Calgary to Fort St. John, which departed Calgary at 5:45 p.m. MDT. WestJet Encore President Ferio Pugliese was on hand to present the lucky guest on board the flight with round trip airfare for two anywhere in WestJet's world. "This is an important milestone for all of us and we are happy to celebrate with our...

2014-07-09 12:21:25

SAN FRANCISCO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today reported its preliminary operational results for June 2014 and the first six months of the year. The airline's traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) increased 0.5 percent on capacity (measured in available seat miles) that was 0.9 percent lower than in the same month in 2013. Load factor was 86.1 percent, up 1.2 points from June 2013. The number of onboard passengers decreased 2.4 percent from the same month...

2014-07-08 12:21:15

PHOENIX, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ExecuCar is now available in Indianapolis, Memphis, TN, Raleigh, NC and Salt Lake City. All of these new locations can be accessed and booked online at ExecuCar.com. ExecuCar private sedan service is provided through affiliate relationships with the Indianapolis International Airport, Memphis International Airport and the Raleigh/Durham International and the Salt Lake City International Airport....

2014-07-08 12:20:53

Get 8,000 FREE SPIRIT Miles® at HateThousandMiles.com MIRAMAR, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delays, fees and legroom generate a lot of negative feelings and social media buzz about airlines. Who doesn't have an epic tale of flying hassles and pain? Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) gets it and is helping everyone get rid of their hate by giving away up to one billion FREE SPIRIT(®) miles to those who feel wronged by an airline. As part of an effort to help customers learn...

2014-07-08 12:20:45

SAO PAULO, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline company in Latin America ("Company"), announces that it filed a formal request to Brazil's National Civil Aviation Agency (Anac) to operate flights to Carajas and Altamira, in the state of Para. These destinations have an accelerated level of growth, generating demand for our services. The...

2014-07-08 12:20:43

New Feature Will Help Travelers Save Time and Money by Paying Ahead for Bags NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CheapOair announced today that it has been chosen by Spirit Airlines as the first distribution partner to offer its customers the airline's paid baggage options. Customers who book their Spirit Airlines ticket on CheapOair will be offered this time and money saving feature, which can save them up to 50 percent by purchasing checked or carry-on bags at the time of...

2014-07-07 20:20:17

SAO PAULO, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4 e NYSE: GOL), (S&P: B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in Latin America, has signed a codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways, an airline headquartered in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates. The agreement depends on approval from ANAC (National Civil Aviation Agency) and CADE (Brazil's antitrust authority). The companies already have an...

2014-07-07 16:20:47

DALLAS, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) commends the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) for granting an exemption to Dreamjet, a startup airline, based in France within the European Union (EU). "The rapid approval of Dreamjet's application is applauded by the pilots of Southwest Airlines," said Captain Paul Jackson, SWAPA Governmental Affairs Chairman. "We agree with the DOT that Dreamjet is fit to serve the...

2014-07-07 12:21:17

Airline is in advanced stages of sourcing aircraft CALGARY, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) today announced that it is moving forward with plans that would see the airline fly its own wide-body aircraft as early as fall 2015. The airline has received the support of the WestJet Pilot Association and its Board of Directors, and is currently in the advanced stages of sourcing wide-body aircraft. "This is the natural, next-step evolution for WestJet,"...


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