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Feb 16, 2017, 11:36 ET SkyWest Airlines Names Bradley W. Blake Vice President -- Operations Control Center

SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) is pleased to announce that Bradley W. Blake has been named Vice President –...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:34 ET Southwest Airlines Named A Top 10 Most Admired Company By FORTUNE

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today was named to FORTUNE's 2017 list of World's Most Admired Companies. Southwest ranks #8, and is the only...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Delta Debuts Free Main Cabin Meals in 12 Markets

Delta (NYSE: DAL) is introducing complimentary meals on some of its longest domestic flights, including transcontinental routes between New York's...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:56 ET La capital de Ecuador será la sede de Routes Américas 2018

Quito, la capital de Ecuador, ha ganado un proceso extremadamente competitivo de licitación para ser la sede del foro sobre desarrollo de...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:38 ET India's Jet Airways Joins Growing List Of Airlines Adopting Honeywell's Flight Efficiency Services

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been selected by India's Jet Airways to provide its GoDirect Fuel Efficiency software, a part of the GoDirect...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Honeywell Lights Way For Singapore Airport Expansion

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a multi-million dollar, multi-year contract to implement a new airfield ground lighting control and...


Feb 16, 2017, 08:30 ET Delta Ranked Among World's Most Admired Companies for Fourth Year

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has again earned a spot among the world's leading brands after being named today as one of Fortune magazine's...


Feb 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Alaska Airlines names new chief information officer, new vice president finance and controller and promotes two to managing director

Alaska Airlines board of directors named Charu Jain vice president and chief information officer (CIO) of Alaska Airlines and Chris Berry vice...


Feb 16, 2017, 06:21 ET Capital of Ecuador to Host Routes Americas 2018

The capital of Ecuador, Quito, has won a highly competitive bidding process to host the Routes Americas air service development forum in...


Feb 16, 2017, 03:54 ET Elbit Systems of America Receives $102M ID/IQ Contract for the Supply of Mortar Fire Control Systems to the U.S. Army

Elbit Systems of America announced that it was awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract to provide and field mortar...


Feb 15, 2017, 19:58 ET Commercial Aircraft Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) Market Report 2016-2026: Leading Companies Analysis, Contracts & Forecasts for Heavy Airframe Maintenance, Engine MRO, Component MRO & Line Maintenance

Report Details Visiongain assesses that the commercial aircraft MRO market will be worth $65,490m in 2016. Commercial aircraft MRO is a mature and...


Feb 15, 2017, 17:00 ET Copa Holdings Reports Net Income of $95.8 million and EPS of $2.26 for the Fourth Quarter of 2016

Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today announced financial results for the fourth quarter of 2016 (4Q16) and full year 2016. The terms "Copa...


Feb 15, 2017, 14:36 ET Party On: Cheapflights.com Reveals 25 Wallet-Friendly Spring Break Escapes

The countdown to Spring Break is on, but don't worry if you haven't figured out where you're headed. There's still time to book your getaway, with...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:40 ET Update: Miracle Flights and World Pediatric Project Continue Mission of Hope for Sick Children

Since combining efforts to combat inaccessibility to healthcare, the philanthropic partnership between Miracle Flights and World Pediatric Project...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:40 ET Sentera Adds TrueNDVI™ to DJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone

Sentera today announced its ability to convert a DJI Phantom™ 4 Pro drone into a precision scouting tool that collects TrueNDVI™ crop health data,...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:35 ET Aero & Marine Tax Professionals Obtains Tax Exemption for Pediatric Dentist

Aero and Marine Tax Professionals, a professional tax firm specializing in sales and use tax exemptions for aircraft and vessels in California,...


Feb 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Online Insurance Portal Launched for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Easy access to comprehensive, competitive drone insurance is critical today due to the rapid rise in commercial drone use. Global Aerospace, a...


Feb 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Copa Holdings Announces Monthly Traffic Statistics For January 2017

Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for January 2017:...


Feb 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Airlines Must Make Mobile Commerce a Priority in their Pursuit of Profits in 2017

Despite profit projections of $35.6 billion in 2016, airlines must shift focus to the revenue and profit potential emerging from mobile commerce,...


Feb 15, 2017, 06:05 ET Former AgustaWestland Executive to Lead XTI Aircraft Company

XTI Aircraft Company (XTI) announced that Robert J. LaBelle has joined XTI as its Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1. He joins XTI...


Feb 15, 2017, 06:00 ET Icelandair the First to Operate 757-200 Scimitar Blended Winglets in Europe

Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) announced today that Icelandair is the first airline in Europe to install and operate with Scimitar Blended Winglets...


Feb 15, 2017, 01:52 ET "Closing Borders Risks Jobs," World Travel & Tourism Council Warns US Administration at Routes Americas

"The United States is in danger of taking the same path it took after the 9/11 terror attacks, which led to a decade of economic stagnation in...


Feb 14, 2017, 20:15 ET Rising Customer Service Standards

Certified Aviation Services, LLC (CAS) is raising customer service standards by providing a larger source of customer service representatives to...


Feb 14, 2017, 17:18 ET GOL Anuncia Transação de Sale e Leaseback de Cinco Aeronaves Boeing 737 MAX 8

A GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes ("GLAI"), (BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL), a maior companhia aérea do Brasil, anuncia hoje um contrato de...


Feb 14, 2017, 17:11 ET GOL Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreement for Five Boeing 737 MAX 8 Aircraft

GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. ("GLAI"), (NYSE: GOL and BM&FBOVESPA: GOLL4), Brazil's largest airline, announces today a Sale and...