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2014-10-23 08:22:33

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported its third quarter 2014 results. -- Third quarter 2014 net profit, excluding net special charges, was a record $1.2 billion, up 59 percent versus the third quarter 2013 -- Third quarter 2014 GAAP net profit was $942 million, a record for any quarter in the history of American Airlines -- Returned $185 million to shareholders through the payment of $72...

2014-10-21 23:06:05

With a view to provide the best deals on flight booking, FirstBusinessFlights.com is now announcing the availability of low price business class flights to London. Now, one can get heavy discounts on business class ticket booking to London (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 With a view to provide the best deals on flight booking, FirstBusinessFlights.com is now announcing the availability of low price business class flights to London. Now, one can get heavy discounts on business class ticket...

2014-10-21 12:22:12

New Destination Travel Trade Show To Open Business Opportunities FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. and JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways (SAA), Africa's most awarded airline, and South Africa-based event specialist On Show Solutions, have introduced a new marketing platform for North American travel suppliers that represent tourism destinations, convention & visitors bureaus, hotels & resorts, cruise lines and sightseeing attractions in the U.S. &...

2014-10-21 12:21:34

Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty to become United's exclusive car rental partners CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced the airline is expanding its partnership with Hertz to offer elevated travel benefits to members of the airline's MileagePlus loyalty program, as Hertz and its Dollar and Thrifty brands become United's exclusive car rental partners beginning Nov. 1. Special perks are also in store for MileagePlus Club and Presidential Plus Card members. MileagePlus...

2014-10-20 16:20:33

CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LOT Polish Airlines has extended its "Crazy Fares" to Europe from Oct. 19 to Oct. 22, 2014. The travel dates have been changed for travel from Nov. 2, 2014 to Jan. 3 through March 22, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101101/LA92109LOGO The fare sale represents a savings of nearly 30 percent off the normal non-refundable economy class fare. The sale includes more great fares to Poland and other Eastern European...

2014-10-20 12:22:22

First humanitarian delivery flight from Boeing South Carolina NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Kenya Airways have partnered with First Baptist Church in Baytown, Texas, to transport medical equipment to Kajiado, Kenya, on a newly delivered 787 Dreamliner from the company's North Charleston, S.C., facility. The supplies, including examination tables and other equipment, will benefit Kenyan children served by the Africa Inland Church...

2014-10-20 12:21:06

FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) and US Airways have reached a significant milestone in their merger today as the Cargo divisions combine under a single air waybill. The new entity brings in more than $800 million each year and moves more than one billion pounds of freight and mail annually. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 The Cargo teams have successfully combined 154 facilities and harmonized products since...

2014-10-16 12:21:06

CHICAGO, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines will hold a conference call to discuss third-quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, Oct. 23, at 9:30 a.m. CT/10:30 a.m. ET. A live, listen-only webcast of the conference call will be available at ir.united.com. The webcast will be available for replay within 24 hours of the conference call and then archived on the website for a limited time. About United United Airlines and United Express operate an average of 5,100...

2014-10-15 12:20:58

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced plans to outfit more than 200 two-cabin United Express regional jets with Wi-Fi and personal device entertainment, with the first Wi-Fi-enabled flights expected later this year. The airline intends to install Gogo's ATG-4 advanced air-to-ground Wi-Fi product on E170, E175 and CRJ700 aircraft and to complete planned installations by next summer. Early next year, United expects to expand personal device entertainment to...

2014-10-14 16:20:30

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) announces a $55 Million settlement subject to court approval with Asiana Airlines, Inc. ("Asiana Airlines") in In re: Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation, 06-MD-1775 (JG) (VVP), a multi-district litigation pending in the Eastern District of New York. To date, plaintiffs have entered into settlements with 22 defendant groups totaling $903 million, of which settlements with...


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