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1 hr ago | Business Journal

Hawaiian Airlines reports $27M profit in Q2

Hawaiian Holdings , Inc., parent company of Hawaiian Airlines , on Tuesday reported a second-quarter profit of $27.3 million, or 43 cents per diluted share, compared to a profit of $11.3 million, or 21 cents per diluted share, for the same quarter in 2013.


Related Topix: Hawaiian Airlines, Transportation, Hawaiian Holdings

5 hrs ago | News Max

Delta, US Airways Cancel All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear

U.S. air carriers Delta Air Lines and US Airways, a unit of American Airlines Group, on Tuesday said they have halted flights to Israel to ensure passenger safety.


Related Topix: Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Transportation, Delta Galil Industries, Apparel, Delta Air Lines, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

8 hrs ago | WDOV-AM Dover

Frontier Plans Flight Suspensions for Wilmington

Expect a reduction of Frontier Airlines flights out of Wilmington this winter. A New Castle Airport official tells the "News Journal" that starting December 12th, service to Denver, Chicago, Atlanta and Fort Myers will be "seasonally suspended."


Related Topix: Transportation, Frontier Airlines

12 hrs ago | KMIZ

Massive flight disruptions expected in China

Hundreds of flights to and from eastern China were canceled or delayed Monday and state media warned that more disruptions should be expected in the next few weeks.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Shanghai, China Travel, China Eastern Airlines Corporation,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Southwest Airlines Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Shares of Southwest Airlines have earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the fifteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, AnalystRatings.Net reports .


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Stanley

The News-Star

City hopes grant will help secure direct flights to Denver

Airport Director Ron Phillips and Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo discuss during a press conference Monday a grant application that could provide an incentive for United Airlines to begin direct flights between Monroe Regional and Denver International airports.


Related Topix: United Airlines, Monroe, LA, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Qwest

The Fresno Bee

JetBlue pilot among 6 arrested in Boston drug bust

Police say Maitland, Florida, resident John Manwaring and a woman with him were charged with heroin possession after Sunday's arrests in connection with drug dealing near the Boston Common public park.


Related Topix: Drugs, Transportation, JetBlue Airways, Maitland, FL, Drug Testing

JetBlue pilot among 6 arrested in Boston drug bust

Police say Maitland, Florida, resident John Manwaring and a woman with him were charged with heroin possession after Sunday's arrests in connection with drug dealing near the Boston Common public park.


Related Topix: Drugs, Maitland, FL, Transportation, JetBlue Airways, Drug Testing

Carlsbad Current-Argus

US says airlines add jobs for 6th straight month

The U.S. Department of Transportation said Monday that the nation's passenger airlines had the equivalent of 385,619 full-time workers in May, up 1.1 percent from May 2013.


Related Topix: Allegiant Air, Transportation, Aladdin, WY, Entertainment, Drama, Television


JetBlue: Airline Most Likely to Disappoint?

According to Stifel's Joseph DeNardi and Sawyer McKelvey it's not Delta Air Lines , not American Airlines , not even United Continental .


Related Topix: Transportation, JetBlue Airways, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines

KSFO-AM San Francisco

Southwest Jet Turns Back After Smoke Reported in Cabin

A Dallas-bound Southwest Airlines flight returned to Austin minutes after takeoff Sunday due to a report of smoke in the cabin, an airline spokesperson confirmed.


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Austin, TX

Business Journal

American reaches agreements with US Airways union workers

American Airlines Group continued to make progress with its labor unions, announcing this weekend that mechanics and related, fleet service, and maintenance training specialists work groups at US Airways had reached three collective bargaining agreements with the airline.


Related Topix: US Airways Group, Transportation

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Age

Jetstar HK gets China Eastern loan

China Eastern Airlines has extended a $US60 million loan to Jetstar Hong Kong at a time when the Qantas Airways-backed budget carrier has yet to receive regulatory approval to operate.


Related Topix: China Eastern Airlines Corporation, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320


Arlington field honors pilot, Vietnam vet

The Major Wesley Duane Schierman Memorial Field at the Arlington Municipal Airport gets its name from a longtime pilot and Vietnam veteran who spent nearly eight years as a prisoner of war.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US News, US Air Force, US National Guard, Transportation, Northwest Airlines


Codeshare a riddle for flyers

The tragedy of MH17 has highlighted that passengers may not be aware of the airline they are flying with when booking.


Related Topix: Transportation, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Malaysia, World News,


Singapore Airlines Apologizes for 'Insensitive' Social Update Following MH17 Attack

Singapore Airlines Ltd. apologized for "insensitive" Facebook and Twitter posts responding to queries about flight routes over Ukraine before offering condolences to passengers and crew of Malaysian Air Flight 17. The condolence message for the downed Malaysian Airline System Bhd.


Related Topix: Transportation, Singapore Airlines, Startups, Facebook, Southeast Asia, Singapore


When the economy is cursed, executives curse

Ryanair Holdings Chief Executive Officer Michael O'Leary is among the triumvirate who are leading the way when it comes to swearing.


Related Topix: Ryanair Holdings, Startups, Yahoo!, Yahoo, iPhone and iPad App, Koprol, Scotts, Chemicals

The Waterland Blog

Local hero Capt. Al Haynes and his crash landing 20 years ago

Captain Hayes was at the controls of the Douglas DC-10 that day. He is still going strong, frequently speaking to aviation groups about the importance of teamwork and clear communication in problem solving and crisis situations.


Related Topix: United Airlines, Air Accidents, Sioux City, IA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Singapore Airlines apologises for...

Hours after Flight MH17 was shot down on Thursday SIA posted Facebook and Twitter updates saying its own flights were not using Ukrainian airspace Hours after the plane was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 298 people on board, SIA posted Facebook and Twitter updates saying its own flights were not using Ukrainian airspace.


Related Topix: Transportation, Singapore Airlines, Social Software, Vladimir Putin, Air Accidents

American expected to lead the pack in profitable airline industry

Wall Street analysts expect domestic carriers, including Fort Worth-based American Airlines Group, to post hundreds of millions of dollars in profits when second-quarter earnings are announced this week.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Financial Markets


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