Passenger Aviation Find the latest news from the passenger aviation industry. This category contains releases regarding new routes and fare structures, customer incentives and loyalty programs, and the addition of new aircraft to existing fleets. Learn about special offers and charity initiatives, and get the latest safety and security information. Also included are releases pertaining to financial performance, market growth and corporate structure such as operating statistics, traffic figures, fiscal reports, fleet purchases and sales, market research results, industry conferences and awards, and new partnerships.

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May 11, 2016, 18:36 ET Southwest Airlines Pilots File Suit Against the City of Chicago for Squelching Free Speech

The union representing the pilots of Southwest Airlines on Tuesday filed papers in the Eastern Division of the U.S. District Court for the Northern...


May 11, 2016, 13:44 ET Airport Full Body Scanner Market to Grow 8.40% by 2021 - Privacy Concerns Regarding Revealing Images Limiting Growth - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Airport Full Body Scanner Market - Global Forecast to 2021" report to their offering....


May 11, 2016, 13:36 ET Private Jet Company Expands Chicago Service In Response To TSA Lines & Complaints At O'Hare

 JetSmarter, the fastest growing private jet company in the world, announced today expanded Chicago service following outrage surrounding...


May 11, 2016, 13:00 ET Webcast Alert: Southwest Airlines Co. Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) invites you to listen to a live webcast presentation of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. A link to the...


May 11, 2016, 10:30 ET Aircraft Lighting Market Worth 2.55 Billion USD by 2021

The report "Aircraft Lighting Market by Fit (Linefit, Retrofit), Aircraft Type (NBA, WBA, VLA and RTA), Light Type (Interior Light, Exterior...


May 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Gogo and SKY Perfect JSAT Partnership for increased satellite connectivity over Japan

 Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the global leader in providing broadband connectivity solutions and wireless entertainment to the aviation industry, and...


May 11, 2016, 09:50 ET Fly Bag Free Into Central London With Gatwick Express in Partnership With AirPortr

Portr, the London based travel-tech start up have just announced that AirPortr, their same day luggage delivery service, has partnered with...


May 11, 2016, 09:00 ET J.D. Power Study Ranks Alaska Airlines Highest in Traditional Carrier Satisfaction for Ninth Straight Year; Alaska Airlines Improves Score by 32 Points Over Last Year

Alaska Airlines ranked highest in airline customer satisfaction among traditional carriers for the ninth consecutive year in the J.D. Power 2016...


May 11, 2016, 09:00 ET 112 airports go purple for Delta Day of Hope to cancel cancer

 This year 14 million cancer survivors are celebrating birthdays. While survival rates have drastically improved, Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL)...


May 11, 2016, 08:40 ET Paramount Business Jets Establishes New Aircraft Sales Division

 Established aircraft charter broker provider Paramount Business Jets (PBJ), a leader in the private aircraft charter industry and pioneer of...


May 11, 2016, 07:00 ET Pristine Agency Warns Travelers of Longer TSA Lines This Summer

 Long lines for airline travelers were supposed to be resolved by a program that was implemented four years ago called TSA PreCheck. Airline...


May 11, 2016, 06:00 ET In-Flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) Market Size Projected To Reach $9.82 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global In-Flight Entertainment And Connectivity (IFEC) market size is expected to reach USD 9.82 billion by 2024, according to a...


May 10, 2016, 16:40 ET Delta Air Lines to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Transportation Conference

 Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Transportation Conference at 8:40 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May...


May 10, 2016, 16:30 ET Copa Holdings Announces Monthly Traffic Statistics for April 2016

 Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE: CPA), today released preliminary passenger traffic statistics for April 2016: Operating...


May 10, 2016, 15:10 ET Research and Markets - Comparative SWOT & Strategy of the World's Top 5 Business Jet Manufacturers 2016-2020 - Gulfstream, Bombardier, Dassault, Embraer, Textron Aviation

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Comparative SWOT & Strategy Focus - 2016-2020 - World's Top 5 Business Jet...


May 10, 2016, 11:02 ET Air New Zealand introduces Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on Honolulu-Auckland route

 As the launch carrier of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Air New Zealand is now operating the aircraft on its popular...


May 10, 2016, 09:00 ET Jetex Expands its Global Footprint With New Marseille FBO

Jetex announced a new Fixed Base Operator (FBO) location in Marseille, France today. Following the 2009 success of Jetex's first FBO in Paris Le...


May 10, 2016, 06:00 ET Alaska Airlines Welcomes Japan Airlines as newest Mileage Plan and Codeshare Partner

 Alaska Airlines and Japan Airlines (JAL) have announced plans for a codeshare agreement and frequent flier partnership, which will provide...


May 09, 2016, 16:45 ET United Reports April 2016 Operational Performance

United Airlines (UAL) today reported April 2016 operational results. UAL's April 2016 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) decreased...


May 09, 2016, 15:00 ET Southwest Airlines Recognized Amongst Most Valuable Employers For Military®

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is among the 2016 Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military® as named by CivilianJobs.com. The MVE winners...