Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 17:24 EDT

Latest Star Alliance Stories

2014-02-10 08:20:31

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported January 2014 traffic results. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/DA56847LOGO) American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 17.3 billion, up 3.8 percent versus January 2013. Total capacity was 21.6 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 2.3 percent versus January 2013. Total passenger load factor was 80.3 percent for the month of...

2014-02-09 20:20:14

Region represents 36 percent of the world's new airplane deliveries SINGAPORE, Feb. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) says strong economic and passenger growth will be main drivers of new airplane demand in the Asia Pacific region. Boeing estimates the region's airlines will need an additional 12,820 airplanes valued at $1.9 trillion, representing 36 percent of the world's new airplane deliveries over the next 20 years. "Asia Pacific economies and passenger traffic...

2014-02-06 12:21:48

SEATTLE, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that it has received Supplemental Type Certification (STC) from the FAA for Split Scimitar Winglets to be installed on Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The Split Scimitar Winglet program is the culmination of a five-year design effort using the latest computational fluid dynamic technology to redefine the aerodynamics of the Blended Winglet into an all-new Split Scimitar Winglet. The unique feature of the...

2014-02-06 12:20:52

Pay Raises and Retention Bonuses Support Pilots and Continued Airline Growth FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Silver Airways and its pilots, represented by the Airline Professionals Association Teamsters Local 1224 (Local 1224) and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Airline Division (IBTAD), today announced that they have successfully partnered to reach an agreement that will help address pilot shortages at the airline and provide Silver's pilots...

2014-02-05 16:21:26

MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of January, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 80.0 per cent, versus 79.4 per cent in January 2013, an increase of 0.6 percentage points on a system-wide capacity increase of 3.0 per cent. On this additional capacity, system traffic for January increased 3.7 per cent. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge(TM), which began operations on July 1, 2013, and regional...

2014-02-05 16:20:28

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines, a global company that connects people from different cultures and communities around the world, is celebrating Black History Month by paying tribute to timeless African-American films that shape our culture and enhance American cinema. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/DA56847LOGO) During the months of February and March, the airline's in-flight entertainment will focus on African-American films,...

2014-02-05 12:20:34

Fans can get an inside look at airline's new commercial and connect with athletes CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and members of Team USA are offering social media fans and followers today a sneak peek at the airline's 2014 Team USA television advertising campaign. Members of Team USA featured in United's ads are tweeting and posting links to the airline's all-new 60-second commercial, "Athletes Aboard," via their personal social media channels,...

2014-02-05 08:22:11

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and US Airways are expanding their codeshare to provide customers access to nearly 6,500 daily flights to more than 275 destinations in the combined global network. These additional codeshare flights are now available for booking, for travel starting Feb. 6. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/DA56847LOGO) "This expansion marks another milestone for American Airlines as we successfully implement the...

2014-02-04 20:20:26

The fastest way for customers to change travel plans is via United.com or the United mobile app CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced travel options for customers whose flight plans may be disrupted by winter weather impacting much of the country. Weather conditions will lead to the delay or cancellation of flights into and out of several Midwest and East Coast airports, including United's hubs at Chicago, Cleveland, Newark and Washington Dulles. For...

2014-02-03 20:20:08

- Delivery of SilkAir's first Next-Generation 737-800 SEATTLE, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and SilkAir celebrated today the delivery of the carrier's first Next-Generation 737-800. The delivery also marked the start of the Singapore-based airline's transition to an all-Boeing fleet. Over the coming years, Boeing will deliver a total of 23 737-800s and 31 737 MAX 8s to SilkAir. "The new Boeing 737 aircraft will support our network expansion plans," said SilkAir...