SEATTLE, WA – Alaska Airlines is now offering Aircell’s Gogo® Inflight Internet service on more than half its aircraft, including all 55 of its Boeing 737-800s and 10 of its 737-900s.
July 9th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Alaska Airlines Now Offering Inflight Wi-Fi on More Than Half Its Aircraft
July 9th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on U.S. Aerospace, Inc. and Antonov Submit $29.5 Billion Bid for KC-X Tanker Program
LOS ANGELES, CA – U.S. Aerospace, Inc.,, a U.S. aerospace and defense contractor, today announced that it has submitted a bid to the U.S. Air Force to supply 179 aerial refueling tankers at $150 Million per plane, with a total bid package of $29.55 Billion including research and development costs.
July 9th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing Submits NewGen Tanker Proposal to US Air Force
ST. LOUIS – The Boeing Company today submitted a proposal to the U.S. Air Force to provide the service with a next-generation aerial refueling tanker aircraft. Based on Boeing’s 767 commercial airplane, the NewGen Tanker would replace 179 of the 400 Eisenhower-era KC-135 aircraft currently in the Air Force fleet.
July 9th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Jazz Pilots Ratify Labour Agreement
HALIFAX, NS – Jazz Air LP announced today that its Pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, have ratified a tentative agreement which was reached on June 25, 2010. The agreement covers a 6-year period expiring June 30, 2015.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Retractable Gear Simulator Now Available in Fixed Gear Cirrus Aircraft
DULUTH, MINN. – Today Cirrus unveiled a new option for SR20 and SR22 aircraft used in a training environment: a means to simulate the use of retractable landing gear.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on The Superjumbo Finally Set to Arrive in India
DUBAI, U.A.E. – The launch of Terminal 3 at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport just got bigger! Emirates is all set to become the first international carrier in Indian Civil Aviation history to bring to India the world’s largest passenger aircraft, the Airbus A380.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on May Airline On-Time Performance Lower Than Last Year and April
WASHINGTON, DC – The nation’s largest airlines had a rate of on-time flights this past May that was lower than the same month last year and the rate posted in April 2010, according to the Air Travel Consumer Report released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Boeing NewGen Tanker Win Would Bring $339 Million to Connecticut
ST. LOUIS – The Boeing Company today announced that Connecticut will benefit from an estimated $339 million in annual economic impact if the Boeing NewGen Tanker is selected as the U.S. Air Force’s next aerial refueling aircraft.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Virgin America Takes Top Spot in Reader Choice Awards
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Virgin America today took the top honors for the third year running as “Best Domestic Airline” in the prestigious Travel + Leisure Annual World’s Best Awards readers’ survey.
July 8th, 2010 by admin, Comments Off on Sabre Holdings Acquires Flightline Data Services
SOUTHLAKE, Texas – Sabre Holdings has acquired Flightline Data Services Inc., a leading provider of airline crew member schedule management solutions. This acquisition will enhance Sabre AirCentre Enterprise Operations suite of Airline Operations products and services.