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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...

2014-07-07 12:20:48

BEIJING, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During German Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel's state visit to China, Song Zhiyong, President & Executive Director of Air China Limited and Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa AG, signed a memorandum of understanding in Beijing to expand the scope of the strategic partnership between their companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080625/CNW017LOGO Song Zhiyong, President & Executive Director...

2014-07-07 08:20:53

MONTREAL, July 7, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of June, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 85.7 per cent, versus 85.0 per cent in June 2013, an increase of 0.7 percentage points on a system-wide capacity increase of 9.8 per cent. On this additional capacity, system wide traffic for June increased 10.6 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 airlines...

2014-07-02 08:21:36

VANCOUVER, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - David H. Brett, CEO, Inovent Capital Inc. (TSX Venture - IVQ.P, "Inovent") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent ("LOI") with Canada Jetlines Ltd. ("Jetlines") pursuant to which the parties agree to negotiate the terms of a business combination transaction (the "Proposed Transaction"). Inovent is a capital pool company in accordance with the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV"). Jetlines is a start-up airline aiming to...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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