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Ghost of ATA Avenges FedEx Contract Breach Which Put Airline Out of Business

Posted October 24, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The remnants of ATA Airlines won a $66 million verdict against FedEx in a federal suit over the breach of contract that forced the company into bankruptcy.

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Taylor Swift to Perform at JetBlue’s JFK Terminal Five

Posted October 22, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Continuing their Live from T5 concert series, JetBlue has announced that country/pop musician Taylor Swift will hold a live performance at the JFK hub on Wednesday, October 27th.

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Delta Launches Nonstop Service Between Detroit and Sao Paulo

Posted October 21, 2010 by BNO News

Delta Air Lines on Thursday night began flights connecting its Detroit hub with South America for the first time, with new nonstop service to Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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United Continental Posts 3rd Quarter Profit, Announces Plans to Limit Capacity in 2011

Posted October 21, 2010 by BNO News

United Continental Holdings on Thursday announced that both companies posted profits in the third quarter of 2010 and that they will lift capacity just 1% to 2% in 2011.

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JetBlue Quadruples Earnings in Third Quarter

Posted October 21, 2010 by BNO News

JetBlue Airways Corporation on Thursday announced strong quarterly profits, quadrupling earnings with a $59 million tally.

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Boeing Boosts Forecasts After Posting Strong 3rd Quarter Results

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

The Boeing Company on Wednesday announced that it recorded a 2 percent increase in third quarter revenues, earning $16.96 billion better than analysts’ expectations of $16.72 billion.

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Lufthansa Flight Out of Newark Diverts to Iceland When Several Passengers Get Sick

Posted October 20, 2010 by NYCA Admin

A Lufthansa flight from Newark to Munich was forced to divert to Keflavik when five passengers complained of illness.

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American to Add New Destinations and Frequencies Out of Los Angeles

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

American Airlines and American Eagle on Wednesday announced that they will increase departures and add ten new destinations from LAX.

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Horizon Air to Add Three New University Paint Schemes

Posted October 20, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The University of Idaho, the University of Montana and Montana State University will each be represented on three unique Horizon Air Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 aircraft starting in November.

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Palestinians Set to Begin Construction of New Airport in West Bank

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

The Palestinian Authority on Wednesday announced that it is ready to begin construction works for an International Airport in the West Bank, east of Jerusalem.

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NetJets Signs Order For Up To 125 New Embraer Aircraft

Posted October 20, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Brazil’s Embraer on Monday announced it had signed an agreement to sell up to 125 aircraft with a total value of $1 billion to NetJets, the fractional jet ownership company owned by Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway.

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British Airliner Strays Into Israeli Airspace, Has Near-Miss with Fighter Jet

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

A British passenger plane strayed into Israeli airspace after taking off from Egypt and nearly collided with an Israeli Air Force fighter jet, the Israeli military said on Tuesday.

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American Airlines and WestJet Announce Interline Agreement

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

American Airlines and WestJet Airlines on Tuesday announced they have entered into an interline agreement that will expand American’s service to 25 new Canadian cities.

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Aerolineas Argentinas to Join SkyTeam Alliance

Posted October 20, 2010 by BNO News

Aerolineas Argentinas, the flag carrier of Argentina, will soon sign an agreement to join SkyTeam, the alliance announced on Tuesday.

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FIRST PHOTOS: JetBlue Unveils New York Jets Paint Scheme

Posted October 15, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

JetBlue Airways today premiered their first paint scheme sporting the the color green as the official airline sponsor of the New York Jets.

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Southwest Reaches Tentative Agreement with Pilots on 737-800 Fleet Addition

Posted October 14, 2010 by BNO News

Southwest Airlines Pilots’ Association (SWAPA) on Wednesday reached a tentative agreement with Southwest Airlines on the addition of the 737-800 to the carrier’s fleet.

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Turkish Airlines Receives First Boeing 777-300ER

Posted October 14, 2010 by BNO News

Boeing on Thursday delivered the first 777-300ER to Turkish Airlines, the first of twelve purchased in 2009.

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JetBlue to Unveil New ‘You Above All’ Marketing Campaign and Special New York Jets Plane Friday

Posted October 14, 2010 by NYCA Admin

JetBlue Airways is shelving their “Happy Jetting” slogan in favor of a new customer-focused “You Above All” campaign to launch Friday.

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New York TRACON Air Traffic Control Center Evacuated Due to Gas Fumes

Posted October 13, 2010 by NYCA Admin

The centralized air traffic control center handling most flights in the New York area has been evacuated due to fumes.

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United Airlines Requests Authority for Flights Between Los Angeles and Shanghai

Posted October 13, 2010 by BNO News

United Airlines has filed an application with the US DOT for authority to launch daily LAX-PVG service.

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