|Southwest Airlines Announces Purchase Agreement With Red Rock Biofuels|
Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) has signed an agreement with Red Rock Biofuels LLC (RRB) to purchase low carbon renewable jet fuel, made using forest residues that will help reduce the risk of destructive wildfires in the Western United States. The airline*s agreement with RRB covers the purchase of approximately three million gallons per year. The blended product will be used at Southwest*s Ba... Readmore
|United Airlines to Add 50 E175 Aircraft to United Express Fleet |
CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced the company will amend its existing agreement with regional carrier Shuttle America, to add 50 E175 aircraft. Shuttle America*s parent company, Republic Airways Holdings Inc., will determine which of its carriers will operate the new 76-seat aircraft under the United Express brand.
United anticipates deliveries wil... Readmore
|Spirit Airlines Unveils New Paint Design|
MIRAMAR, FL (September 16, 2014) - The skies will now have a plane with a unique paint scheme that will be clearly identifiable even at 35,000 feet. Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) today unveiled its new design that matches the bright and bold branding the company announced last May.
The bright yellow plane with black trim begins service tomorrow with a flight from Atlantic City (ACY) to... Readmore
|Cleveland Rocks and Now It Has Spirit!|
MIRAMAR, FL (September 24, 2014) - Everyone knows Cleveland rocks! Now Cleveland can save on air travel. Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) announced today Cleveland will be the 57th city to join its route network, with new service to eight cities. Service starts on January 15, 2015 to three cities, with three more starting February 5, 2015, and two more on April 16, 2015. Think of it - new flights... Readmore
|JetBlue Is Mad For Plaid with Their New Tartan Tailfin|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/24/14 -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announces their newest tailfin pattern **Tartan** to the fleet, reflecting a move of top fashion houses on their own fall runways. Starting with **Bippity Boppity Blue** (N565JB), the pattern will be added to additional aircraft, joining the ranks of JetBlue*s nine other iconic and eye-catching tailfins across thei... Readmore
|JetBlue and EL AL Israel Airlines Announce Plans to Codeshare|
NEW YORK, NY and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL -- (Market wired) -- 09/29/14 -- EL AL Israel Airlines and JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today filed with the United States Department of Transportation seeking approval to codeshare.
Subject to government approval, EL AL plans to place its **LY** code on select JetBlue-operated flights to/from New York (JFK/Newark), expanding options throughout the Un... Readmore
|Delta Airlines Employees to Renovate Habit for Humanity Homes in Queens Village, New York|
NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) employees based in New York and across the country will partner with Habitat for Humanity New York City to renovate two single-family, affordable homes in Queens Village, NY. More than 120 Delta employees will participate in the build, which begins Sept. 24 and continues through Oct. 3.
**As we continue to invest in ... Readmore
|Delta To Add New Service From Los Angeles to San Antonio and Dallas|
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will launch twice-daily nonstop service from Los Angeles to San Antonio, Texas, beginning April 7, 2015. The San Antonio service complements Delta*s daily service from Los Angeles to Dallas, which launches Nov. 3, and the addition of a third daily flight between Los Angeles and Austin, Texas, beginning Nov. 2. All flights are ... Readmore
|American Airlines To Use Electronic Flight Attendant Manuals|
FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines was the first airline with a paperless cockpit, and now American*s cabins are also paperless. The airline is the first mainline carrier to provide flight attendants with electronic manuals, accessible through a handheld tablet.
**The accessibility and functionality that the tablet provides our flight attendants will gre... Readmore
|American Airlines to Launch New Service from Dallas/Fort Worth to Beijing|
FORT WORTH, Texas – American Airlines has filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation for the right to operate new service from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) beginning next summer. Once approved, the new route will be the first nonstop flight connecting Beijing and Dallas/Fort Worth.
**By adding this... Readmore