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2014-02-28 08:20:11

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 Mayor Buddy Dyer, The Orlando International Airport, Orange County and the...

2014-02-26 16:20:11

ST. GEORGE, Utah., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) declared a quarterly dividend of $.04 per share to Shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2014 on all shares then issued and outstanding. The 75th consecutive dividend will be paid on April 7, 2014. SkyWest is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company, and is headquartered in St. George, Utah. SkyWest's...

2014-02-25 08:22:07

HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six former Continental Airlines pilots who now work for the merged United Airlines have filed a class-action lawsuit against their own union today based on claims their seniority was unfairly stripped when the two airlines merged in 2010. The lawsuit accuses the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA) of breaching its duty of fair representation to the former Continental pilots by stripping their seniority in favor of a larger group of...

2014-02-24 12:23:16

Artist's First Studio Album In Six Years Will Stream In The Air Before It's Heard On The Street ITASCA, Ill., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol Records and Gogo are partnering with Grammy-Award winning artist Beck on the release of his eagerly anticipated new album, Morning Phase. For 30 days, beginning today, Gogo's 3.5 million unique monthly visitors will have the opportunity to stream Morning Phase in its entirety. Accessing the new album is simple - passengers only need to...

2014-02-21 12:20:55

JetBlue to Receive 6,000th V2500® engine EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IAE International Aero Engines AG reached a new production milestone when it shipped its 6,000(th) V2500 engine from the Pratt & Whitney Middletown Engine Center. The engine will be delivered to JetBlue Airways under the wing of an Airbus A321ceo aircraft in March. "The V2500 fleet continues to grow with plans to produce approximately 500 engines in 2014," said Dave Brantner, president,...

2014-02-20 12:20:26

MANCHESTER, England, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Region's largest commercial aviation event to attract 300 airlines, airports and tourism authorities The 7th Routes Americas, the only route development event for the entire Americas region, will open this weekend in San Salvador, El Salvador. The event which will take place from 23 to 25 February 2014 will bring together leading airports, airlines, tourism authorities, policy-makers and other aviation stakeholders...

2014-02-17 12:21:04

-- Real-time wind data to conserve fuel for airline and increase operational efficiency SEATTLE, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Qatar Airways today announced a five-year agreement to provide Boeing Wind Updates services for the airline to maximize in-flight operational efficiency. Boeing Wind Updates provides customized, real-time wind and temperature information to aircraft. This data allows for more efficient trajectory prediction during pre-flight operations...

2014-02-13 16:20:23

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FlyersRights.org, the largest airline passenger advocacy organization, has filed comments with the US Department of Justice calling for the release of lobbying, political contribution and negotiating communications that preceded the sudden November settlement of the Obama Administration's antitrust suit to block the largest airline merger in US history. Under the Tunney Act, the US District Court must consider public comments and...

2014-02-13 08:20:12

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc. ("SkyWest") (NASDAQ: SKYW) today reported net income of $8.6 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2013, compared to net income of $13.9 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, for the same period last year. SkyWest also reported net income of $59.0 million, or $1.12 per diluted share, for the twelve months ended December 31, 2013, compared to $51.2 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, for the same...

2014-02-12 23:00:08

FlightStats Announces 2013 On-Time Performance Winners Portland, OR (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 FlightStats, Inc., the leader in global flight and airport information services, has released the winners for the 5th Annual Airline On-time Performance Service Awards. FlightStats is in a unique position to provide this service given its leadership role in collecting and distributing real-time and historic flight information to the global travel community. The report covers airlines in the...