Russia’s State Corporation Rostechnology on Friday announced that it finalized an order for 50 Next-Generation 737s from Boeing valued at $3.7 billion at average list prices.
Fighter jets escorted an Emirates passenger plane as it entered US air space enroute to New York amid a continuing series of terror alerts on Friday.
A bomb fashioned out of a printer ink toner cartridge has been found on board a UPS cargo plane in London as authorities report finding suspicious devices on UPS jets in Newark and Philadelphia.
Continental Airlines on Wednesday announced its 26th Caribbean destination, offering service between its Newark hub and Providenciales on the Turks and Caicos Islands.
American Airlines on Tuesday announced that it is to launch a new flight from Chicago to Cozumel, Mexico on a Saturday-only service.
The Boeing Company has agreed to pay $4 million to settle a civil lawsuit alleging that the company unlawfully inflated the price it charged the U.S. Air Force to manufacture a system for the B-1 bomber.
JetBlue Airways has announced that Anchorage, Alaska will be its 65th destination, with service from Long Beach, California beginning May 26th, 2011.
Four online travel powerhouses, including Expedia and Kayak, have launched an alliance to lobby regulators and the public against Google’s purchase of ITA.
The IATA on Tuesday reported that international passenger traffic rose 10.5 percent year on year, while freight was up 14.8 percent.