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Nov 15, 2017, 03:46 ET Boeing, flydubai Sign Historic Deal for 225 737 MAX Airplanes

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and flydubai signed a landmark agreement today for 225 737 MAX airplanes with a list price value of $27 billion. The deal...


Nov 15, 2017, 02:42 ET Boeing, AerCap Announce EGYPTAIR as Newest 787 Dreamliner Operator

Boeing (NYSE:BA) and AerCap announced at the 2017 Dubai Airshow that EGYPTAIR will lease six Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. EGYPTAIR, the national flag...


Nov 14, 2017, 18:08 ET Alaska Airlines will discontinue flying to Havana, Cuba

Alaska Airlines announced today that it will end a daily flight between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba. The last flight is planned for Jan. 22. The...


Nov 14, 2017, 09:15 ET University of South Wales: Kuwait Airways and University of South Wales Agree Dubai South Degree Pairing

The University of South Wales (USW) and Kuwait Airways have signed a Memorandum of Agreement. It will see USW aircraft maintenance students at...


Nov 14, 2017, 09:00 ET Boeing, Royal Jordanian Airlines Announce Strategic Training Agreement

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Royal Jordanian Airlines today announced at the 2017 Dubai Air Show the carrier has selected Boeing to provide its 787 flight...


Nov 14, 2017, 08:30 ET Holiday Travel 2017: 30M People Expected to Fly This Year -- And One in Five Americans Say No Amount of Compensation Is Worth Getting Bumped Off a Flight

Holiday travel is stressful enough, but, let's face it, it's much worse if you get bumped from your flight. In fact, a survey by Policygenius...


Nov 14, 2017, 02:48 ET Boeing, Ethiopian Airlines Announce Order for Four 777 Freighters

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Ethiopian Airlines announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters – the world's largest and longest-range twin-engine...


Nov 13, 2017, 20:12 ET Classificação de risco da GOL de moeda estrangeira foi elevado para B pela Fitch

A GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" ou "Companhia"), (B3: GOLL4 e NYSE: GOL), a maior companhia aérea doméstica do Brasil, anuncia hoje...


Nov 13, 2017, 20:10 ET GOL Foreign Currency Rating Upgraded to B by Fitch

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" or "Company"), (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil's #1 airline, announced today that Fitch Ratings - one...


Nov 13, 2017, 17:00 ET United Continental Holdings, Inc. Recommends Shareholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation...


Nov 13, 2017, 16:17 ET Pleasant Holidays Launches Sale On All Mexico Vacation Packages For Travel Through January 2018

Pleasant Holidays today launched the biggest Mexico Vacation Sale in the company's history. Vacation travel experts since 1959, Pleasant Holidays...


Nov 13, 2017, 07:56 ET LeClairRyan Attorneys: Big Changes at FAA to Benefit U.S. Aviation

The far-reaching reorganization proposed for the FAA is a sensible move that should help the agency keep pace with 21st-century aviation, asserted...


Nov 13, 2017, 06:14 ET Boeing, ALAFCO Finalize Order for 20 737 MAX 8s

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO) finalized an order for 20 additional 737 MAX 8s at the 2017 Dubai Airshow,...


Nov 13, 2017, 05:30 ET Boeing Forecasts $730 Billion Market for New Airplanes in Middle East

Boeing [NYSE: BA] forecasts that airlines in the Middle East will need 3,350 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at an estimated $730...


Nov 12, 2017, 05:21 ET Boeing, Azerbaijan Airlines Announce Deal for 787 Dreamliners, Freighters, 787 Landing Gear Exchange Program

Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announced an order for five more 787-8 Dreamliners and a commitment to purchase two large...


Nov 12, 2017, 04:27 ET Boeing, Emirates Announce Commitment for 40 787-10 Dreamliners

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Emirates, one of the world's largest airlines, announced a commitment to purchase 40 787-10 Dreamliners at the 2017 Dubai...


Nov 11, 2017, 19:44 ET Hawaiian Airlines Commemorates 88 Years of Service, Dedicates Charles I. Elliott Maintenance and Cargo Facility

Hawaiian Airlines, one of the nation's longest-serving carriers, today celebrated its 88th anniversary at a dedication ceremony for the new Charles...


Nov 09, 2017, 21:47 ET GOL divulga os resultados prévios de tráfego do mês de Outubro de 2017

A GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GLAI"), (B3: GOLL4 e NYSE: GOL), a maior companhia aérea doméstica do Brasil, anuncia os números prévios de...


Nov 09, 2017, 21:31 ET GOL discloses its preliminary traffic figures for October 2017

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GLAI"), (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil's #1 airline, announces today preliminary air traffic figures for...


Nov 09, 2017, 20:40 ET GOL Anuncia Mudança do Número de Ações por ADS

A GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" ou "Companhia"), (B3: GOLL4 e NYSE: GOL), a maior companhia aérea doméstica do Brasil, anuncia que irá...


Nov 09, 2017, 20:28 ET GOL Announces ADS Ratio Change

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" or "Company"), (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil's #1 airline, announces that will proceed with the...


Nov 09, 2017, 20:17 ET GOL Aumenta Projeções Financeiras para 2017

A GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" ou "Companhia"), (B3: GOLL4 e NYSE: GOL), a maior companhia aérea doméstica do Brasil, anuncia um...


Nov 09, 2017, 20:15 ET GOL Increases 2017 Guidance

GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. ("GOL" or "Company"), (NYSE: GOL and B3: GOLL4), Brazil's #1 airline, announces an increase in its guidance for...


Nov 09, 2017, 16:01 ET SkyWest, Inc. Reports Combined October 2017 Traffic for SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines

SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) ("SkyWest") today reported 154,479 block hours in October 2017, compared to 159,241 block hours in October 2016, a...


Nov 09, 2017, 15:05 ET Southwest Airlines Demonstrates Continued Commitment To Equality By Earning Top Marks In 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) proudly announced that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a...