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2014-07-15 12:21:07

License is granted for Use of Ku-band Satellite ITASCA, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), a leading global aero communications service provider announced today that it has received regulatory approval to provide Ku-band satellite connectivity service for aircraft flying over the eastern and western regions of Russia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110715/CG34837LOGO This approval is granted based on Gogo's agreements with AltegroSky and RuSat to...

2014-07-15 08:20:26

Leasing company places first direct Boeing order for up to 10 airplanes FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Intrepid Aviation today announced the leasing company's first direct Boeing order for six 777-300ERs (Extended Range), valued at $1.9 billion at current list prices. Intrepid also has the option to purchase an additional four 777s. If all options are exercised, the value of today's announcement could reach more than $3.2 billion at...

2014-07-11 12:20:38

MONTREAL, July 11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Aeroplan today announced the addition of Air India to its roster of travel partners. Starting today, Aeroplan Members can earn and redeem Aeroplan Miles for travel with Air India, bringing the total number of airline partners to 32. "We're excited to have Air India join the Aeroplan program," said Kevin O'Brien, Chief Commercial Officer, Aeroplan. "This addition will give our members greater choice when it comes to accumulation and...

2014-07-09 16:21:07

CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported June 2014 operational results. UAL's June 2014 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) was flat year-over-year and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 0.8 percent versus June 2013. UAL's June 2014 consolidated load factor decreased 0.6 points compared to June 2013. About UnitedUnited Airlines and United Express operate an average of more than 5,200 flights a day to 369...

2014-07-09 08:20:48

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported June 2014 and year-to-date traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 19.9 billion, up 1.0 percent versus June 2013. Total capacity was 23.4 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 3.2 percent versus June 2013. Total passenger load factor was 85.0 percent for the month of June,...

2014-07-09 08:20:24

-Joins with SIA Engineering Company to provide managed fleet care services SINGAPORE, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) is enhancing its support to customers in Southeast Asia through a joint venture in Singapore with SIA Engineering Company (SGX: SIAEC). Boeing and SIAEC signed an agreement today to form Boeing Asia Pacific Aviation Services, which will provide industry-leading engineering, spare parts, and repair and maintenance services for Boeing airplanes....

2014-07-09 00:20:22

First of 10 787-9s for the launch customer's fleet EVERETT, Wash., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] celebrated the first 787-9 Dreamliner delivery today with launch customer Air New Zealand. About 1,000 Boeing employees representing the 787 program joined Air New Zealand executives and guests at a unique celebration of this milestone event. "We are proud to be the launch customer for the 787-9," said Air New Zealand Chief Financial Officer Rob McDonald. "We believe...

2014-07-08 20:20:20

CHEYENNE, Wyo., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLUX) today announced preliminary passenger traffic results for the month of June 2014. JUNE 2014 AND YEAR TO DATE STATISTICS ------------------------------------- Jun-14 Jun-13 Change ------ ------ ------...

2014-07-08 12:20:37

MONTREAL, July 8, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada today announced that it will start a new, non-stop flights between Toronto and Panama City beginning December 17, 2014. With the launch of the three-times weekly, year-round service, Air Canada will be the only Canadian network carrier operating between Canada and Panama. "Air Canada is very pleased to become the only Canadian network carrier offering non-stop flights between Canada and Panama. Panama City is growing and vibrant,...

2014-07-07 12:21:09

New Operations Center to be Named after Former Vice Chairman; Facility Expected to be Completed in 2015 FORT WORTH, Texas, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines tomorrow will break ground on the Robert W. Baker Integrated Operations Center in Fort Worth. Earlier this year, American announced plans to consolidate the current American Airlines operations center in Fort Worth and the current US Airways operations center in Pittsburgh. The new facility will be located near...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.