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2014-09-24 12:21:49

Brad Holt to Retire Oct. 1, 2014 ATLANTA, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc. is pleased to announce the selection of Alexandria Marren as Chief Operating Officer of ExpressJet Airlines, Inc., effective Oct. 1, 2014. She will succeed Brad Holt, who will retire after more than 30 years at SkyWest and ExpressJet. As COO, Marren will oversee all ExpressJet Airlines operations. "Alex brings vast industry and operational leadership to this role," said SkyWest, Inc. President...

2014-07-28 12:22:34

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FlyersRights.org, the largest US based airline passenger organization, in light of the shoot down of the MH 17 flight over eastern Ukraine, has called on all airlines to provide passengers on international flights with detailed route maps on their web sites, so passengers can decide whether to take such flights for themselves. Paul Hudson, the group's president and longtime member of the FAA and TSA advisory committees on aviation...

2014-07-14 08:21:27

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Embraer S.A. announced today, at the 2014 edition of the Farnborough International Airshow, that it has received an order for 50 E175-E2 jets from Trans States Holdings, parent company of Trans States Airlines, Compass Airlines and GoJet Airlines. The agreement also includes options for an additional 50 units, taking the total order potential to 100 aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in June 2020. The order, which...

2014-06-18 12:22:40

Compass will begin taking delivery of aircraft and start scheduled service in early 2015 ST. LOUIS, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Trans States Holdings, Inc., today announced it will operate 20 new 76-seat Embraer E175 aircraft owned by American Airlines, Inc. Compass expects to begin taking delivery of the aircraft and start scheduled service under the American Eagle brand and livery in the first quarter of 2015. The agreement also...

2014-05-08 08:20:49

ST. GEORGE, Utah, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc. ("SkyWest") (NASDAQ: SKYW) today reported a net loss of $(22.9) million, or $(0.44) per diluted share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014, compared to net income of $3.2 million, or $0.06 per diluted share, for the same period last year. Quarter Summary Due primarily to the severe weather and its related effects during the quarter ended March 31, 2014, SkyWest experienced a significantly larger pretax loss than it previously...

2014-03-11 16:20:26

More than 90 employees make up Delta's Force for Global Good in the Philippine capital ATLANTA and MANILA, Philippines, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and Habitat for Humanity International will join forces March 7-16, to help build 10 Habitat homes in Quezon City, outside the capital of Manila, as part of Delta's Force for Global Good program to effect positive local and global change. This year's volunteers come from 16 cities throughout the U.S. and...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'