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2011-07-14 16:30:00

CHICAGO, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL) today announced that it will offer approximately 100 to 200 positions to pilots currently on furlough from its United subsidiary to fly aircraft for its Continental subsidiary. The positions will meet the needs currently anticipated for the combined company's operation in 2012. "We are pleased that through cooperation with the Air Line Pilots Association, we are able to offer the opportunity for these...

2011-04-16 15:03:00

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "NATCA stands in full support of the FAA's immediate steps both today and last week to address the recent incidents, including last night's episode at Miami Air Route Traffic Control Center. NATCA and the FAA are in agreement that fatigue and scheduling must be addressed and I applaud and thank Administrator Babbitt for taking quick and decisive action today to address a large part of the problem and implement immediate steps. "This...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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