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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Feb 01, 2017, 00:41 ET United Airlines and Avianca to Deepen Commercial Relationship

United Airlines today announced that it is working with each of Avianca Holdings S.A. and Avianca Brasil to enhance and deepen the companies'...


Jan 31, 2017, 23:08 ET Hawaiian Airlines Congratulates Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao

Hawaiian Airlines CEO Mark Dunkerley released the following statement regarding Secretary Chao's confirmation today by the U.S. Senate: "On...


Jan 31, 2017, 13:45 ET Delta congratulates newly appointed U.S. Secretary of Transportation

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) issued the following statement after Elaine Chao was overwhelmingly confirmed by the U.S. Senate as Secretary of...


Jan 31, 2017, 12:00 ET Delta Dreams Big in L.A. in 2017

With a $1.9 billion airport infrastructure project, new local partnerships, expanding routes and the implementation of a strategic alliance, Delta...


Jan 31, 2017, 12:00 ET New Bonus and Retention Program Puts Trans States Airlines Pilots Among the Highest Paid in the Regional Airline Industry

A new signing and retention bonus program will make Trans States Airlines pilots among the highest paid in the regional airline industry. In...


Jan 31, 2017, 11:30 ET Virgin Atlantic Extends Its Coverage With Discover the World

Virgin Atlantic, the UK's second largest long haul airline, has extended its sales and marketing representation with Discover the World in Benelux...


Jan 30, 2017, 04:00 ET Delta systems return to normal; some flight cancellations linger

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) operations are recovering from a systems outage that caused departure delays and about 170 cancellations Sunday night....


Jan 30, 2017, 00:18 ET Delta operations slowly returning after systems outage

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) flights are departing and a ground stop has been lifted as the airline's IT systems begin to return to normal after a...


Jan 29, 2017, 20:04 ET Delta Statement on Systems Outage

Delta (NYSE: DAL) teams are expeditiously working to fix a systems outage that has resulted in departure delays for flights on the ground. Flights...


Jan 26, 2017, 16:45 ET FLY Leasing To Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on March 9, 2017

FLY Leasing Limited (NYSE: FLY) ("FLY"), a global leader in aircraft leasing, today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year...


Jan 26, 2017, 14:00 ET JR Technologies and IATA Join Forces to Deliver Innovative Payment Solutions

JR Technologies has entered into an agreement with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to design, develop, host, and operate the...


Jan 26, 2017, 06:15 ET Southwest Airlines Reports Fourth Quarter And Record Annual Profit; 44th Consecutive Year Of Profitability

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) (the "Company") today reported its fourth quarter and annual 2016 results: - Fourth quarter net income...


Jan 25, 2017, 17:21 ET Delta Board of Directors Names Jeanne Jackson as Newest Member

Delta Air Lines' (NYSE: DAL) board of directors today announced Jeanne P. Jackson as its newest member, effective immediately. Jackson is senior...


Jan 25, 2017, 13:16 ET Southwest, NetJets pilots urge Trump to save U.S. aviation jobs, deny NAI

The NetJets Association of Shared Aircraft Pilots (NJASAP) and Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) took the fight to protect U.S....


Jan 25, 2017, 07:33 ET EDM wins Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainer order from major US airline

EDM, a leading global provider of training simulators to the civil aviation and defence sectors, announced today that it has won a contract from a...


Jan 24, 2017, 16:45 ET Flying Towards a More Sustainable Future: United Airlines Honored as 'Eco-Airline of the Year'

For the second time since launching its industry-leading Eco-Skies program, United Airlines was named the Eco-Airline of the Year by Air Transport...


Jan 24, 2017, 16:01 ET Hawaiian Holdings Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA) ("Holdings" or the "Company"), parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. ("Hawaiian"), today reported its...


Jan 24, 2017, 10:00 ET CommutAir to Partner with ATP Flight School for Tuition Reimbursement and Avenue to United Career Path Program

CommutAir announced a partnership with ATP Flight School to provide ATP graduate flight instructors a financially subsidized path to a pilot job at...


Jan 24, 2017, 08:40 ET Miracle Flights Launches Local Commercial Featuring "Little Levi" and UNLV Coach Menzies

Local nonprofit, Miracle Flights, recently premiered their community-focused commercial featuring special patient, "Little Levi" Krystosek, and...


Jan 24, 2017, 08:36 ET CJ3 Now Available for Charter with Mayo Aviation

Mayo Aviation, Inc., a private jet management company, is proud to announce more growth to the company with the addition of a stunning CJ3 to its...


Jan 23, 2017, 16:30 ET Experience The Luxury Of Premium Business Class For Less On South African Airways

South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and Africa's most awarded airline, is offering special Premium Business...


Jan 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Airline Industry Brief Examines the "Three-P" Approach to Sector Growth in 2017: Passengers, Payments and Profitability

With over 60% of global travelers identifying the smartphone as their "most indispensable" travel item, a new airline industry brief from CellPoint...


Jan 20, 2017, 17:03 ET De første ikke-charter flyavgangene mellom Norden og Mexico lanseres i november

Finnair melder om ny ukentlig direkteflyvning fra Helsinki til Puerto Vallarta Mexicos Turisttråd har annonsert den første direkte, nonstop...


Jan 20, 2017, 14:36 ET Alaska Air Group to Announce Financial Results

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., Virgin America Inc., and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., will...