Airline, travel execs clash over subsidy allegations

Airline, travel execs clash over subsidy allegations
U.S. and Persian Gulf airline executives clashed Tuesday at an aviation conference over whether Gulf carriers are subsidized by their governments. American, Delta and United airlines contend their rivals Emirates, Etihad and Qatar received $ 42 billion …
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'Airline Highway' a sensual Broadway toast to the Crescent City
NEW YORK — With most of its stellar original cast from the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago intact, Lisa D'Amour's "Airline Highway" moves to Broadway as an affectionate updating of Lanford Wilson's "Balm in Gilead" and a gentle, even sentimental …
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New Airline Provides Only Nonstop Service

New Airline Provides Only Nonstop Service
A new airline featuring nonstop flights—and free Evian water—has taken to the skies. OneJet's nonstop flight service began April 6, flying from Indianapolis to Milwaukee, and the airline will add service to Pittsburgh to its list in early May. Its …
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Warnings of hackers on planes all too familiar to airline security researchers
“We blew a lot of this stuff up four or five years ago at BSides,” said Chris Roberts, a noted researcher and principal at One World Labs, referring to the security conference where he presented evidence of airline security flaws. In fact, over the …
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Find the best (airline) seat in the house
It has detailed cabin maps for more than 700 plans across 100 airlines. Based on those seating maps and 45,000+ passenger reviews, it helps you find the best seat for you on any airplane. Plus, it can help you find a cheap airline ticket in the first …
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Dayton airline to host job fair

Dayton airline to host job fair
PSA Airlines Inc., the Dayton-based commercial airline subsidiary of American Airlines, will host a job fair May 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clarion Inn in Englewood. The company is hiring for a variety of positions to support its growth in the …
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An airline pilot discusses mental illness and protecting passengers
ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Commercial airline pilots are among the most scrutinized professional in the world, yet a veteran pilot says the industry recognizes anyone can face depression. Captain Robin Harris talked about what's done to erase the stigma of …

Broadway Review: 'Airline Highway'
They really know how to throw a party in New Orleans. The rowdy bash in Lisa D'Amour's “Airline Highway” is a real blowout, and the disorderly partygoers seem to be having great fun. But like a lot of all-night parties, this one doesn't stand up to the …
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Spirit Airlines lifts fortunes of Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
Although the Westmoreland County airport is one of the smallest airports in Spirit's portfolio, it is among the airline's stellar performers. Last year, the Miramar, Fla.-based company gave the facility its “Station of the Year” award. Industry …
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Airline and Automaker Earnings; Euro Finance Meeting
Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines are all reporting earnings this week. In the wake of Delta Air Lines' news last week about its strong first quarter, the major carriers are all expected to report significant profits in the …
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Baseball team says Spirit Airlines not a good sport after weather cancellation
Next. NORTHVILLE, Mich. (WXYZ) – Spirit Airlines was ranked just this week as America's worst airline for customer satisfaction and, right on cue, the Northville High School baseball team has their own nightmare to share. It began in Florida earlier …
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US airline coalition releases more than 1000 pages from probe into Gulf
The release comes less than a week after Emirates Airline asked the U.S. Department of Transportation to require the three U.S. carriers to disclose any information they had to support their claims of unfair competition. Two pilot groups that are …
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Widow sues Southwest Airlines after husband dies on OC-bound plane
A wrongful death lawsuit was filed against Southwest Airlines over the death of CNBC contributor Richard Ilczyszyn, who died on board a flight from Oakland to John Wayne Airport. 46-year-old Richard IIlczyszyn was flying on a Southwest flight from …
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AIRLINE HIGHWAY Opens This Evening at Manhattan Theatre Club
Manhattan Theatre Club's presentation of Steppenwolf Theatre Company's production of Airline Highway, the new play by Pulitzer Prize finalist Lisa D'Amour (Detroit), directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello (Casa Valentina, Take Me Out), …
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Japanese Airline Will Fly to a Galaxy Far, Far Away
The force may soon be with those flying Japanese airline, All Nippon Airways. Following the release of the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Japan's largest airline unveiled plans for its newest 787-9 Dreamliner, painted to resemble a familiar …
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Refund from airline doesn't arrive on time
Getting passengers to where they're going on time is an airline's top priority. Refunding money to a passenger, well, that's not such a priority, at least for American Airlines. David Shaw of Whitehall Township just got the refund he says he was …
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SFO adds big new airline

SFO adds big new airline
Last week, San Francisco International welcomed Turkish Airlines inaugural Boeing 777 flight from Istanbul, and TravelSkills was there on the runway to capture the moment. [More…] (I was there broadcasting live using the new Periscope app in my iPhone.
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The "Force' is strong aboard Japanese airline's latest plane
On Thursday, Japanese airline All Nippon Airways (APA) unveiled a five-year plan for its new 'Star Wars' project. The main attraction of the campaign is a brand new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner painted in the image of well-known droid R2-D2 of the 'Star …
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Airline merger could win over, or repel, fliers
If you think the merger between American Airlines and US Airways is all over but the shouting, think again. There's been plenty of excitement so far, from a heated congressional hearing to a controversial settlement agreement with the Justice …

Tanzania's local airline invests in aviation and pilot training
Looking ahead to extend its air services in Tanzania and rest of the African continent, Precision Air has targeted special aviation training program that will see this Tanzanian rising and leading airline getting local pilots as part of its turnaround …
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Behind the changes in airline frequent flier programs
Why worry about a frequent-flier loyalty program when most travelers don't have a choice in which airline they fly? That seems to be part of the strategy behind the moves to dismantle frequent flier programs at major carriers, or to at least make them …
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Why airline pilots remain essential

Why airline pilots remain essential
In the weeks since the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, there has been no lack of commentary about the failures and future of piloted aviation, much of it frustratingly ill informed. Planes are already so automated, consensus has it, that it's only a …
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Japanese airline launches R2-D2 airplane at the Star Wars Celebration
The friendly skies are now also perfectly safe for droids. All Nippon Airways has revealed its new R2-D2 influenced 787-9 Dreamliner, a project unveiled at the opening day of the Star Wars Celebration fan convention in Anaheim, California. This is the …
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Security expert pulled off flight by FBI after exposing airline tech

Security expert pulled off flight by FBI after exposing airline tech
Chris Roberts of the Colorado-based One World Labs, a security intelligence firm that identifies risks before they're exploited, said two FBI agents and two uniformed police officers pulled him off a United Airlines Boeing 737-800 commercial flight …
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Airline food workers strike at LAX
Unite Here said Chicago-based Flying Food Group supplies meals for international flights and that the strike could delay flights or cause reduced food and beverage service. Airlines that could be affected include Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, China …
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Airlines can benefit considerably financially from onboard duty free sales. While embedded in-flight
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entertainment systems are commonly used to inform passengers of what’s available to purchase, there still

remains an important role for the printed duty free magazine.
Even with great in-flight entertainment available onboard such as movies, TV shows and music, there will

inevitably be moments during a flight when passengers have time on their hands to read printed publications

including the inflight duty free magazine.
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For passengers, duty free magazines provide a valuable resource for describing what products can be purchased

and what great savings can be made. A high quality, well designed printed magazine provides a great
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opportunity to promote your full range of available products – from jewellery, watches and perfumes to

spirits, cigarettes and gifts such as wallets, belts and designer sunglasses.
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The Economy Class Airline Seat: Here's What's New
It's been a busy week for the little old airline seat, which, by all accounts, has been steadily shrinking over the last few decades.
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(The seats in economy class, of course. Premium classes are getting better and more luxurious, for those who can …
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