|Fast Company Recognizes JetBlue*s Mint for Bringing Humanity Back to Premium Air Travel|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/14/15 -- JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced that its highly acclaimed Mint experience has been named a finalist in Fast Company*s 2015 Innovation By Design Awards. The awards honor innovative and disruptive design that pushes boundaries and seeks to change the world.
For years, airlines have neglected their **business class** cabins, offering trav... Readmore
|AA and Cuba Travel Services Announce Service Between Los Angeles And Havana|
FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines and Cuba Travel Services plan to operate the first charter flights between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Jose Marti International Airport (HAV) in Havana later this year, providing travelers the only nonstop service connecting the West Coast to Cuba since travel restrictions were eased.
**American is the ... Readmore
|WhoDat Flyin* Nonstop to Las Vegas From New Orleans? Spirit Airlines, DatWho!|
MIRAMAR, Fla., Aug. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vegas Baby!!! Those two words can immediately improve the gloomiest of moods. Flying to Vegas with more money in your pocket makes you a winner even before you hit the slots or shows. Now flying nonstop to Vegas from NOLA just got a whole lot cheaper because Spirit Airlines has announced daily, nonstop service to and from Louis Armstrong New Orleans... Readmore
|JetBlue to Take Off for Sunny and Stylish Palm Springs, California|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/31/15 -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it will begin seasonal non-stop service between New York*s John F. KennedyInternational Airport (JFK) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Southern Californiathis winter, subject to government approval. Palm Springs will be JetBlue*s ninth destination in the Golden State.
The new fligh... Readmore
|United Airlines Applies to U.S. DOT for Authority to Operate 787 Service to Xi*an, China|
CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today applied to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for authority to begin seasonal nonstop service between the airline*s San Franciscohub and Xi*an, China. If approved, this will be the first trans-Pacific service to Xi*an operated by any airline, and United will be the first U.S. airline to serve the city.
United inten... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Appoints Dr. Thomas W. Gilligan To Its Board Of Directors|
Sep. 23, 2015
At a meeting today, the Board of Directors of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) appointed Dr. Thomas W. Gilligan as a member of the Board. Dr. Gilligan currently serves as the Tad and Dianne Taube Director of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University, a position he has held since Sept. 2015. The Hoover Institution is a public policy research center ... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines and Pilots Reach Tentative Agreement|
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today announced a new tentative agreement with the Southwest Airlines Pilots* Association (SWAPA), the Union that represents the Company*s Pilots. SWAPA*s Board of Directors reviewed an Agreement in Principle that negotiators reached earlier this month and decided to conduct a ratification vote that could end more than three years of negotiations.
The Comp... Readmore
|Employees Rally to Help Save Toddler*s Life|
MaryAnn Kagga was born with a rare heart defect called Tetralogy of Fallot, which causes oxygen-poor blood to flow out of the heart and into the rest of the body. She*s only 18 months old.
Sadly, like many children, MaryAnn lives in a country – Uganda - where the specialized care needed to help save her life is unavailable. Her condition could have been terminal.
|Delta Raises Record $1.7million to Beat CancerD|
In 2015, Delta donated a company record of more than $1.7 million to the American Cancer Society to help fund research, education and patient programs to end cancer.
As a further show of Delta*s support, Bill Lentsch, Senior Vice President - Airport Customer Service and Cargo Operations, authorized a baggage tug with special Relay For Life branding, since the race is one of the American... Readmore
|Delta*s First Female Pilot Inspiring Girls to Fly|
On Saturday, Delta*s first female pilot, retired Captain Joy Walker, will take to the skies again to mark another **first** in the airline*s history book.
She, along with more than 130 girls ages 12-18, will board a Boeing 737-800 and fly from Minneapolis to Seattle to celebrate the first National Girls in Aviation Day.
From charter planning to catering, meteorology to dispatc... Readmore