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2014-03-18 12:21:46

GOLD COAST, Australia, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Airways Aviation Group announced the opening of their new bespoke education and commercial facilities at Gold Coast Airport, Queensland, Australia with an opening ceremony officiated by the Hon. Michael Hart MP on behalf of the Minister of Education Hon. John-Paul Langbroek MP. Also in attendance were Mr Romy Hawatt - Airways Aviation Group CEO and Justice John Dowd Chancellor of Southern Cross University along with a number of local,...

2014-03-14 20:20:08

ST. GEORGE, Utah, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) ("SkyWest") today reported a 0.1 percent increase in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for February, while available seat miles (ASMs) decreased 2.6 percent compared to February 2013. SkyWest also reported that passenger boardings for February decreased 3.0 percent to 4,141,803 compared to 4,269,786 for the same period last year. Load factor increased to 80.7 percent compared to 78.5 percent in February 2013....

2014-03-13 12:20:37

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), representing nearly 60,000 Flight Attendants at 19 carriers, today praised a bipartisan coalition of United States Senators who issued a letter to Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Anthony Foxx urging careful scrutiny of Norwegian Air International's (NAI) application for a foreign carrier permit. NAI has developed a business model that evades international labor laws and...

2014-03-10 08:21:15

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. (the "Company") today provided the following notice to holders of its Series A Convertible Preferred Stock (NASDAQ: AALCP) (the "Convertible Preferred Stock") pursuant to Section 5.1 of the Certificate of Designations governing the terms of the Convertible Preferred Stock. Capitalized terms not otherwise defined in this notice have the meaning set forth in the Certificate of Designations. -- A total of...

2014-03-10 08:20:56

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) today reported February 2014 traffic results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO American Airlines Group's total revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 15.1 billion, up 0.5 percent versus February 2013. Total capacity was 19.2 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 0.8 percent versus February 2013. Total passenger load factor was 78.4 percent for the month of...

2014-03-10 08:20:29

FORT WORTH, Texas and NEW YORK, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and JetBlue Airways plan to terminate their interline traffic agreement and reciprocal frequent flyer program accrual agreement, which includes select routes from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO Beginning today, each airline will no longer accept new interline sales for travel...

2014-03-04 16:20:47

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) CEO Doug Parker will present at the 2014 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference on Monday, March 10, at noon EDT. A live audio webcast of this event will be available at www.aa.com/investorrelations, and an archive of the webcast will be available through April 10, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130208/DA56847LOGO About American Airlines Group American...

2014-03-03 08:21:56

British Airways Introduces the Boeing 787 to the 787 AUSTIN, Texas, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- British Airways today launches its inaugural flight between Austin, Texas and London, England. This marks the first regular transatlantic nonstop service for the city of Austin. The inaugural flight into Austin Bergstrom International Airport will be met by Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell and British Airways EVP Americas Sean Doyle....

2014-02-28 16:20:10

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- US Airways Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), today voted to ratify an Agreement on Bargaining and Representation between AFA and the Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA) along with a Negotiations Protocol Agreement with American Airlines management. The agreement establishes a joint negotiations protocol for a single contract at the New American Airlines with the...

2014-02-28 08:21:04

DALLAS, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) is joining numerous pilot groups across the United States along with Airlines for America to battle against Norwegian Air International's application to the Department of Transportation that would provide them the ability to circumvent labor laws of their home country. SWAPA's opposition is contradicted by the Port of Oakland who has chosen to support the Norwegian Air International...


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