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2014-02-14 20:20:07

Members to Vote on Tentative Agreement in March WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Teamsters Airline Division announced that it reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year contract with Republic Airways. The more than 2,200 pilots of Republic are represented by Teamsters Local 357 in Plainfield, Ind. and fly for the Republic sister-companies Chautauqua Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America. (Logo:...

2014-02-12 16:20:31

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pilots who fly for one of the nation's largest regional airline companies say it's not a lack of qualified pilots, but rather a lack of pay and respect that's grounding airplanes and could cause a ripple effect in the nation's air transportation system. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO) This week, Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ:RJET) announced that it would operate 27 fewer airplanes and expects to...

2013-10-03 08:21:24

SALZBURG, Austria, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Belavia of Minsk, Belarus, has signed a firm contract for two E195s with Embraer Commercial Aviation. The transaction was announced today at a press briefing in Salzburg at the annual general meeting of the European Regions Airline Association (ERA - www.eraa.org). The firm order will be included in Embraer's 2013 third quarter backlog. The aircraft will join two E175s already operating at the airline. The acquisition is part of the...

2013-04-11 20:20:09

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first quarter of 2013 (1Q13), Embraer (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) delivered 17 jets to the commercial aviation market and 12 to business aviation, for a total of 29 aircraft. On March 31, 2013, the firm order backlog totaled USD 13.3 billion, an increase of USD 800 million over December 31, 2012. Deliveries by Segment 1Q13 --------------------- ----...

2013-02-01 08:20:43

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Embraer and Republic Airways have reached an agreement on a Flight Hour Pool Program whereby Embraer will provide component support for more than 400 repairable part numbers, including systems such as hydraulic, electrical and engine components, for Republic's fleet. The program has a value of approximately USD $250 Million and will cover up to 308 aircraft, potentially including Republic's recent aircraft order of 47 E175 aircraft...

2012-07-24 14:20:18

TEMPE, Ariz., July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- US Airways (NYSE: LCC) today was awarded permanent authority to operate daily, nonstop service between Mississippi's capital city, Jackson, and Washington, D.C.'s Reagan National Airport by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). The route, which US Airways has been flying since March 4 under temporary authority from the DOT, is the only nonstop service linking the State of Mississippi to the nation's capital. (Logo:...

2012-07-10 06:21:33

PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In reaction to recent announcements that US Airways has taken steps to acquire distressed American Airlines, a deal which could affect Philadelphia-based jobs and travel to and from the City, Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown is calling on US Airways and American Airlines to ensure that in any merger agreement, that Philadelphia remain a hub and major international gateway: "Any merger between US Airways and American Airlines that could cost our...

2012-05-02 02:21:38

TEMPE, Ariz., May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today US Airways (NYSE: LCC) began connecting its customers in Cincinnati and Des Moines, Iowa with the launch of new daily, nonstop flights to Washington, D.C.'s Reagan National Airport. Business, government and leisure travelers in both communities will have nonstop access to the nation's capital's downtown airport and connections to other destinations throughout the East Coast with the new flights. (Logo:...

2012-04-19 06:22:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America, the award-winning domestic airline, today announces the appointment of Jim Davis as the Company's new Vice President of Airports and Guest Services. With an impressive depth and breadth of experience in the airline industry that includes more than 25 years at Hawaiian Airlines, the former Northwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines, Davis will lead a critical function for Virgin America as the young airline continues its growth into new...

2012-03-25 02:20:03

TEMPE, Ariz., March 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- US Airways (NYSE: LCC) began new service to 11 communities today and improved service to three from Washington, D.C's Reagan National Airport. The airline launched nonstop flights to Birmingham, Ala.; Fayetteville, N.C.; Islip, N.Y.; Little Rock, Ark.; Jacksonville, N.C.; Pensacola, Fla.; Tallahassee, Fla. and Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. US Airways will be the sole carrier to provide service to customers in these communities to Washington's...