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2014-07-02 20:20:21

MEXICO CITY, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volaris* (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR), an ultra-low-cost airline based in Mexico, announces the following schedule for its second quarter 2014 earnings release and webcast information: Earnings Release - 2Q14 Date: Monday, July 28, 2014 Time: Before stock market open This release will be available on...

2014-07-01 12:20:41

Southwest Vacations Offers up to $200 off Select Travel Packages to New Destinations: Aruba, Jamaica, and The Bahamas DALLAS, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Employees of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today launched an international future for America's largest domestic airline* by inaugurating service to three Caribbean destinations from three of its US gateway cities. Southwest Airlines' first international departure, Flight 1804 from Baltimore/Washington to Oranjestad, Aruba,...

2014-06-30 12:22:14

DALLAS, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Smith, currently Southwest Airlines' Vice President of Ground Operations, is being promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations, overseeing Technical Operations, Ground Operations, and Cargo and Charters. Jack is an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, joining Southwest from AirTran Airways, where he served as Senior Vice President of Customer Service. His aviation career includes leadership roles in Ground...

2014-06-24 12:21:54

Win the 'NKOTB Party Plane Experience' and Attend Opening Night Of The Exclusive Four-Night Run at the Axis at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas! DALLAS, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Get excited! Block Nation Fans from across the country will have a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to fly on the official Southwest Airlines NKOTB Party Plane from Chicago-Midway to Las Vegas! Southwest Airlines and New Kids On The Block's Joey McIntyre, Jordan Knight, Donnie Wahlberg, Jonathan...

2014-06-17 12:20:59

2013 Southwest Airlines One Report(TM) Adheres to Global Reporting Initiative Guidelines DALLAS, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) released its fifth annual award-winning integrated report to highlight how the carrier is working to achieve its vision to become the World's Most Loved, Most Flown, and Most Profitable Airline. The 2013 Southwest Airlines One Report uses a triple bottom line approach that takes into account the carrier's performance and productivity,...

2014-06-16 12:21:22

System to enhance operational decision making for Next-Generation 737 fleet SEATTLE, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] today announced Southwest Airlines has selected Boeing Airplane Health Management (AHM) to enhance operational efficiency in its maintenance and engineering operations. Southwest Airlines will use Airplane Health Management to collect and evaluate airplane operations data while the airplane is in flight. This real-time data is used to signal ground...

2014-06-12 12:21:32

ITASCA, Ill., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo Inc. (Nasdaq: GOGO), a leading communications service provider to the global aviation industry, announced today that it will host its Inaugural Investor and Analyst Day on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at the Westin Chicago Northwest Hotel located at 400 Park Boulevard in Itasca, Illinois. The event will begin at 8:00 a.m. Central Time. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110715/CG34837LOGO Members of Gogo's senior management team will...

2014-06-11 12:21:17

When traveling for vacation or business, many consumers experience unnecessary fees and rip-offs that can cut into their allotted getaway budget. LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Whether it is for a relaxing vacation with the family or a quick business trip across the country, many travelers have experienced rip-offs and extra fees through airlines, hotels, car companies, and others. One way for travelers to avoid these pesky fees is to be more aware of...

2014-06-09 12:20:40

Airport/ Airline celebrate with all day #CAKFab4 gate party for Customers GREEN, Ohio, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Let's twist and shout because Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), just converted four more destinations and added flights from Akron-Canton Airport (CAK)! Southwest, the busiest airline operating out of CAK, now offers eight daily nonstop flights from the airport. Destinations with new or additional Southwest service from Akron-Canton include Boston (Logan), New...

2014-06-09 08:20:56

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported May 2014 and year-to-date traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 19.2 billion, up 2.1 percent versus May 2013. Total capacity was 22.9 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 2.4 percent versus May 2013. Total passenger load factor was 84.0 percent for the month of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.