|New Routes Mean More Savings on Air Fares for Windy City Travelers|
MIRAMAR, FL (July 30, 2014) - Whether it*s Peachtree Street in Atlanta or on New Orleans famed Bourbon Street, the South has a charm all of its own. Beginning in November, Spirit Airlines (NADAQ: SAVE) will begin non-stop service from Chicago*s O*Hare Airport to Atlanta and New Orleans so people from the Chicago area can enjoy ultra-low fares and some southern hospitality.
**Chicagoans l... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Adds Cartoon Network To Free Inflight Entertainment Line-Up|
DALLAS and Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. announced today it will add Cartoon Network to the carrier*s inflight entertainment portal, which streams free live television programming to passengers* WiFi-equipped personal electronic devices at all phases of flight, compliments of DISH®. Content from Cartoon Network*s popular programming such as Adventure Time, Re... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Recognizes Employees With Cash Award|
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) announced today it will recognize Southwest and AirTran Employees with a one-time cash award of $200 each as a thank you for all their hard work related to the Company achieving a 17.1 percent pre-tax return on invested capital, excluding special items (ROIC), for the 12 months ended June 30, 2014.
Gary C. Kelly, Chairman of the Board, President, and Chie... Readmore
|JetBlue to Launch Nonstop Service From New York to Curacao|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/14 -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York*s Hometown Airline, will launch a new route to Curaçao International Airport (CUR) from JFK International Airport (JFK) on December 2, 2014 (b), providing the only nonstop service from New York. The twice weekly service will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Curaçao, which is part of the ABC islands... Readmore
|Delta to Expand Use of Portable Electronic Devices|
ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2014 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will allow customers flying outside of U.S. airspace to continue using their portable electronic devices below 10,000 feet for international flights effective immediately. Delta was the first U.S. carrier to submit plans with the Federal Aviation Administration to allow domestic customers continued use of portable electronic devices while in ai... Readmore
|American Airlines Provides Customers Access To Cap-Haitien, Haiti|
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines will launch new daily service between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Cap-Haitien, Haiti (CAP), adding a new international destination to the airline*s growing global network. Customers can now book travel on the new route for travel beginning Oct. 2, 2014, subject to government approval.
**We have proudly served H... Readmore
|United Announces Second-Quarter 2014 Profit|
CHICAGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines (UAL) today reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $919 million, an increase of 51 percent year-over-year, or $2.34 per diluted share, excluding $130 million of special items. Including special items, UAL reported second-quarter 2014 net income of $789 million, or $2.01 per diluted share.
• United*s consolidated passenger reve... Readmore
|United Airlines* Cargo Customers Can Now Offset Entire Carbon Footprint|
CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced the launch of CarbonChoice(SM), a new business tool for corporate cargo customers to easily track and offset the emissions associated with their air freight accounts. Cargo customers with large-scale, regular shipments on United can receive customized emissions reports with simple options to offset their company*s carbon footpr... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Releases Fifth Annual Integrated Report |
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) released its fifth annual award-winning integrated report to highlight how the carrier is working to achieve its vision to become the World*s Most Loved, Most Flown, and Most Profitable Airline. The 2013 Southwest Airlines One Report uses a triple bottom line approach that takes into account the carrier*s performance and productivity, the importance of its People an... Readmore
|JetBlue Continues to Expand at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport|
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announces two new nonstop routes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Fort Myers (RSW) and West Palm Beach (PBI) in Florida. The two routes will launch on December 18, 2014 and operate during the winter season. The airline today also launches three new routes from DCA to Charleston, SC (CHS), Har... Readmore