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2014-05-20 08:22:08

TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today unveiled its brand new international interior product following the arrival in Toronto on Sunday of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Visit 787.aircanada.com for details and a virtual tour of the aircraft and new design, seating and amenities. The airline will take delivery of a total of 37 Boeing 787 aircraft by the end of 2019, transforming its international wide-body fleet using the most recent advancements in aviation...

2014-05-20 08:20:45

2013 Event Celebrating the "World's Best Business Class" Receives Industry Recognition with Award and SABRE Nomination WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that the "Washington DC Airplane Dinner," a media event designed to showcase the "World's Best Business Class," has been honored by the Hermes Creative Awards as a Platinum Award Winner. Held on the evening of September 25(th), 2013, the Airplane Dinner brought Washington, DC food, travel...

2014-05-19 23:08:46

Set to plug the gap between increased consumer demand for luxury and airlines offering budget fares, a new travel operator has launched budget business and thrifty first class flights to many international destinations. Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Set to plug the gap between increased consumer demand for luxury and airlines offering budget fares, a new travel operator has launched budget business and thrifty first class flights to many international destinations. Designed to...

2014-05-19 12:21:49

CHICAGO, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press briefing held in Chicago today, LOT Polish Airlines CEO Sebastian Mikosz announced a major early bird economy class fare sale on the carrier from Chicago, New York and Toronto to a number of cities in Poland as well as Eastern Europe. The fare sale begins May 21 and ends June 4, 2014 for travel beginning Sept. 14 through Dec. 12, 2014 and Jan. 5 through March 31, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101101/LA92109LOGO The...

2014-05-19 12:20:55

Aircraft offers customers an improved regional flying experience CHICAGO, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines has introduced the Embraer 175 aircraft to the United Express fleet, with service on the modern and spacious regional jet operating between Chicago and top business markets Washington and Boston. United Express carrier SkyWest Airlines began Boston service today. Service between Chicago and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport began Saturday. The E175 flights complement...

2014-05-18 20:20:04

First airline in Canada to fly next generation 787 aircraft TORONTO, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada has completed its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner flight with the arrival of AC7008 at Toronto's Pearson airport this afternoon carrying 100 of the airline's employees on its maiden voyage. Air Canada is the first Canadian airline to fly the new aircraft which, with its long-range and unsurpassed fuel efficiency, will play a starring role in the airline's international expansion...

2014-05-18 12:20:04

Delivery marks first of 37 787s ordered by airline SEATTLE, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Air Canada, the first airline in Canada to fly the Dreamliner. The airplane, the first of Air Canada's 37 787s on order for delivery through 2019, departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash. today on its delivery flight to Toronto. "The 787 Dreamliner will immediately make a dramatic improvement to our fleet capabilities," said Calin Rovinescu,...

2014-05-16 16:21:17

MONTREAL, May 16, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada (TSX: AC.A, AC.B) announced today that all of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated March 24, 2014 were elected as directors of Air Canada at the company's Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders which was held on Thursday, May 15, 2014 in Montreal. All of the nominees already served as directors of Air Canada and each of the directors was elected by a majority of the votes cast by shareholders present or...

2014-05-16 12:21:24

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paybefore has selected the airberlin Flight Voucher program, a partnership between UATP, airberlin, and Wirecard, as a winner in the Best Travel Companion category at this year's Paybefore Awards Europe. The program was selected by a panel of five industry experts who served as judges for this year's competition. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081118/NETU022LOGO Paybefore Awards Europe was created in 2012 to honor the successful...

2014-05-16 12:20:49

First Boeing 787 to enter service features fully redesigned interior TORONTO, May 13, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada invites accredited media to tour its newest aircraft, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, during an Open House for invited guests to view the new aircraft on May 20, 2014. Media will get an advance look at Air Canada's new on-board product, including its next generation lie-flat pod in International Business Class and new Premium Economy cabin. There will also be an...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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