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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...

2014-05-15 20:20:47

Singapore-based airline transitioning fleet to 787 Dreamliners with 20 on order SEATTLE, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Scoot today announced a five-year pilot training agreement to support the Singapore-based airline's fleet transition to 787 Dreamliners. Under the agreement, Boeing Flight Services, a business unit of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, will provide 787 flight training to Scoot pilots at Boeing's Singapore training campus. In 2014 alone, an...

2014-05-15 12:22:27

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation Awards United the 2014 Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award for Travel Suppliers CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines this week was honored with a Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award as a travel supplier by the GBTA Foundation and Project ICARUS. The Foundation recognized United for outstanding leadership, innovation and commitment to delivering industry-leading sustainability programs, products and...

2014-05-14 12:22:33

LAX is fifth domestic hub featuring the ultimate connecting convenience LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today expanded its Mercedes-Benz tarmac transportation service to Los Angeles International Airport, offering the airline's top frequent flyers increased comfort and a new way to save time when connecting through the airline's hub. United will chauffeur selected Global Services members and United Global First customers to their connections in Los...

2014-05-13 12:21:31

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...

2014-05-12 12:21:00

Daily flights to Tokyo's close-in airport complement new service this year to Taipei, Chengdu SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, the U.S. carrier with the most extensive global reach, today announced it will add Tokyo's Haneda Airport to its route network, with daily nonstop service from San Francisco effective Oct. 26, 2014, subject to government approval. Haneda Airport will be the tenth trans-Pacific destination that United serves nonstop from San...


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