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Feb 23, 2017, 11:00 ET Southwest Airlines Lends A Healing Hand By Donating 10,000 Roundtrip Flights In Honor Of 10th Anniversary Of Medical Transportation Grant Program

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today that 75 nonprofit hospitals and medical organizations across the nation will benefit...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:56 ET Gogo 2Ku Technology Hits New Performance Heights

Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services to aviation, has taken its 2Ku...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:21 ET Miracle Flights Rings in the New Year with Record Flight Count

The nation's leading medical flight charity, Miracle Flights, welcomed the New Year with 588 life-saving flights during January 2017. This marks...


Feb 23, 2017, 07:30 ET Jeppesen To Optimize Air Baltic Crew And Navigation Operations

Jeppesen, a Boeing Company, has agreed to a new five-year service contract with Air Baltic, the flagship carrier of Latvia. The agreement includes...


Feb 22, 2017, 14:06 ET Alaska Airlines and UNCF partner to expand college access nationwide

Alaska Airlines today named UNCF (United Negro College Fund) its newest Charity Miles partner, launching the partnership with a gift of one...


Feb 22, 2017, 13:00 ET 2016 A Record Year of Growth and Expansion for Cirrus Aircraft

Cirrus Aircraft announced today that new customer aircraft deliveries of its SR line of aircraft, the world's best-selling high-performance piston...


Feb 22, 2017, 12:30 ET Boeing Delivers Korean Air's First 787-9 Dreamliner

Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Korean Air today celebrated the delivery of the airline's first 787-9 Dreamliner. The Seoul-based carrier will be the first...


Feb 22, 2017, 11:53 ET flynas Celebrates the Ten Year Anniversary of its First Flight With a Single Price of 100 Riyal for all Domestic Flights

flynas, Saudi Arabia's national airline, has announced the Ten Year Anniversary of its first flight in Saudi Arabia, with celebrations staged at...


Feb 22, 2017, 11:30 ET Safran Enhances its Jet Engine Nacelle Support Capabilities With a New Center of Excellence for Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul

Safran Nacelles has strengthened its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) expertise with the creation of an MRO Center of Excellence at the...


Feb 22, 2017, 11:00 ET JetSmarter Enhances Member Experience with the Launch of First JetSmarter FBO Lounge with Ross Aviation

JetSmarter, the world's leading private jet company, announced today its partnership with Ross Aviation. Together, they plan to unveil the first...


Feb 22, 2017, 07:04 ET EDM hits 2016 fundraising target for Macmillan

EDM, a leading global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, announced today that it hit its fundraising...


Feb 21, 2017, 19:15 ET SKY Leasing Completes Successful Launch Year

In 2016, SKY Leasing, a full-service aircraft leasing company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, originated an initial portfolio of 18 aircraft with...


Feb 21, 2017, 17:58 ET Aeromexico's Board of Directors Issue Opinion on Delta Air Lines' Tender Offer

Grupo Aeromexico, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: AEROMEX), (Aeromexico) reports that its Board of Directors held a meeting, and after receiving the opinion...


Feb 21, 2017, 13:40 ET United Airlines Launches New Basic Economy Fare for Twin Cities Travel

Beginning today, customers purchasing tickets for travel between Minneapolis/St. Paul and any of United's seven U.S. hubs (Chicago O'Hare, Denver,...


Feb 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Hainan Airlines kündigt erste Nonstop-Verbindungen von Los Angeles nach Chengdu und Chongqing in China an

Flugbetrieb von LAX nach Chengdu wird am 16. März, nach Chongqing am 22. März aufgenommen Hainan Airlines kündigte heute zwei neue...


Feb 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Hainan Airlines anuncia sus primeras rutas sin escalas que conectan Los Ángeles con Chengdu y Chongqing, China

Los vuelos de LAX a Chengdu empiezan el 16 de marzo, y a Chongqing el 22 de marzo Hainan Airlines anunció hoy el lanzamiento de su nuevo...


Feb 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Hainan Airlines Announces First Ever Nonstop Routes Connecting Los Angeles to Chengdu and Chongqing, China

Hainan Airlines today announced it will launch new nonstop service from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Chengdu, the capital of...


Feb 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Hainan Airlines annonce les premières lignes sans escale reliant Los Angeles à Chengdu et Chongqing en Chine

Les vols de Los Angeles vers Chengdu commencent le 16 mars, et le 22 mars à destination de Chongqing LOS ANGELES, 21 février 2017 /PRNewswire/--...


Feb 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Hertz and Air France renew longstanding, exclusive partnership and launch new car rental products and services for passengers

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE: HTZ) announced that Hertz, Thrifty and Firefly will serve as Air France's exclusive car rental providers for four...


Feb 20, 2017, 10:12 ET Deer Jet sacrée « World's Best Private Jet Company »

Deer Jet a été sacrée « World's Best Private Jet Company » lors des World Tourism Awards 2017, mettant ainsi en évidence la conception unique et...


Feb 20, 2017, 10:08 ET Deer Jet elegida la "Mejor Compañía de Jets Privados del Mundo"

Deer Jet ha sido elegida la "Mejor Compañía de Jets Privados del Mundo" en los Premios Internacionales de Turismo edición 2017 (2017 World Tourism...


Feb 20, 2017, 10:00 ET Deer Jet escolhida a "A melhor empresa de jatos particulares do mundo"

A Deer Jet foi escolhida a "A melhor empresa de jatos particulares do mundo" no World Tourism Awards 2017 (Prêmio Mundial de Turismo de 2017),...


Feb 20, 2017, 08:25 ET Deer Jet es nombrada "World's Best Private Jet Company"

Deer Jet ha sido nombrada "World's Best Private Jet Company" durante la celebración de los 2017 World Tourism Awards, destacando el diseño...


Feb 20, 2017, 07:34 ET Deer Jet zum „Besten Privatjetunternehmen der Welt" gekürt

Deer Jet wurde anlässlich der 2017 World Tourism Awards zum „Besten Privatjetunternehmen der Welt" gekürt. Damit werden die Weltklasse, das...


Feb 20, 2017, 02:00 ET Deer Jet Named "World's Best Private Jet Company"

Deer Jet has been named the "World's Best Private Jet Company" at the 2017 World Tourism Awards, highlighting the world-class, distinctive design...