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2014-05-29 12:21:02

CHICAGO, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) will present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Wednesday, June 4. The presentation will begin at 12:45 p.m. CDT / 1:45 p.m. EDT. The live audio webcast and accompanying presentation will be available on the investor relations section of United's website at ir.united.com. The company will archive the audio webcast on the website within 24 hours of the presentation and the webcast...

2014-05-29 12:20:48

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TAP Portugal, named the best airline in Europe for the third consecutive year by Global Traveler, continues to extend its route network and, to support its growth, has entered the Philippines marketplace with its partner Discover the World providing sales and marketing support. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140205/LA60067LOGO Celmira R.S. Monteiro, TAP Portugal's head of sales development & efficiency said, "Discover the...

2014-05-28 20:20:21

- First of 15 new 777-300ERs ordered by ALC in 2012 and 2013 SEATTLE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air Lease Corporation (ALC) celebrated the direct delivery of the first of 15 777-300ERs (Extended Range) from its existing order pipeline with the manufacturer. This 777-300ER, the eighth 777 in ALC's fleet, is one of two delivering to British Airways on long-term lease from the lessor. The second 777-300ER for British Airways is scheduled to deliver from Boeing...

2014-05-28 12:20:52

NEW YORK, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) will conduct a live audio webcast of its annual meeting of shareholders on Wednesday, June 4 at 9 a.m. EDT. The webcast will be available to the public on a listen-only basis at aa.com/investorrelations, and an archive of the webcast will be available on the company's website. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75651 About American Airlines GroupAmerican Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) is the...

2014-05-27 23:10:03

MillionaireMatch members show their opinions about the most luxurious airline. Los Angeles (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Now a truly unique and bespoke travel experience is delivered with complete discretion and limitless hospitality. Speaking of that, Etihad Airways could be one of the best airways in the world. It has introduced the most exclusive way to travel. Whoever takes this plane gets a five-star hotel experience in the air. It is a plane with a private three-room suite, including a...

2014-05-27 12:29:00

Members now have access to exciting exclusive 'Once-in-a-lifetime' rewards through an auction website MONTREAL, May 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Aeroplan, Canada's premier coalition loyalty program, today introduced the dExclusives benefit of its new tiered recognition program 'Distinction' that rewards its top accumulating members based on total Aeroplan Miles earned across all coalition partners including airline, travel, retail and financial card partners. Starting today, Aeroplan...

2014-05-27 12:21:55

Leisure carrier to launch new Toronto-Honolulu non-stop flights, operate Vancouver-Honolulu/Maui service TORONTO, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today announced that its leisure carrier subsidiary, Air Canada rouge(TM), is expanding service to Hawaii with the introduction of new year-round non-stop flights between Toronto and Honolulu. The new route, offering the only non-stop service between Toronto and Hawaii, will begin November 26, 2014. Flights will be operated...

2014-05-27 12:21:27

CHICAGO, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced that the company has reached a tentative agreement on a new joint collective bargaining agreement with the Professional Airline Flight Control Association (PAFCA) and the Transport Workers Union (TWU) for United's dispatchers. PAFCA represents dispatchers at the United subsidiary, and TWU represents dispatchers at the Continental subsidiary. The tentative agreement covers and is subject to ratification by United's...

2014-05-23 12:20:41

Airline recognized for historic merger and major financing FORT WORTH, Texas, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines has been honored with two awards from Airfinance Journal, including Overall Deal of the Year for its merger with US Airways, and Airline Treasury Team of the Year for its work on a major aircraft order and other financing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO The awards are being made at Airfinance Journal's 34(th) Annual New York...

2014-05-22 12:22:04

First scheduled nonstop service between the two cities CHICAGO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, Chicago's hometown carrier, today begins the city's first-ever flights to Edinburgh, Scotland, with summer-season service through Oct. 5, 2014. "United is pleased to add new seasonal nonstop service from Chicago to Scotland's capital," said Charles Duncan, United's vice president of the O'Hare hub. "This new route will offer direct service between the two cities and provide...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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