Thomas Cook jobs at risk

guardian.co.uk  2012-10-09 14:40:33

Tour operator Thomas Cook plans to reduce number of planes it operates, threatening jobs of up to 430 flight crewTour operator Thomas Cook has announced plans to cut its aircraft fleet to slash costs, ...

Greece raises security for Angela Merkel visit

guardian.co.uk  2012-10-09 13:43:02

German chancellor flies in amid tight security as protesters hurl rocks and stones to denounce the 'architect of austerity'Europe's most powerful leader, Angela Merkel, flew into crisis-hit Greece on Tuesday ...

Beijing raises domestic fuel prices 5.2%

Air Transport World  2012-10-09 13:22:37

The Chinese government has raised domestic jet fuel prices 5.2% to CNY7,929 ($1,254) per ton as international fuel prices fluctuate.

Dreams Really Do Come True! Book a JetBlue Getaways Disney Vacation Package and Kids Fly and Stay for Free

PR Newswire  2012-10-09 13:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This fall, dreams really do come true with JetBlue Getaways vacation packages (NASDAQ: JBLU), the airline's comprehensive, service-oriented vacation package program. ...

US Airways Education Foundation Awards $170,000 In Grants To Non-Profits In Washington, Charlotte, Philadelphia And Phoenix

PR Newswire  2012-10-09 13:00:00

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Airways (NYSE: LCC) Education Foundation, which provides college scholarships to dependents of US Airways employees and awards annual grants to non-profit ...

Hawaiian Airlines Reports September Traffic Statistics, Revises Third Quarter Outlook

PR Newswire  2012-10-09 12:00:00

HONOLULU, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), today announced its systemwide traffic statistics for the month of September, third ...

Kobe Airport Adopts Resolution to "Drive Out Organized Crime," Help from Business Partners to Keep Airport Safe

Airport News Japan  2012-10-09 10:53:00

This summer, Kobe Airport in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture adopted a resolution to "drive out organized crime groups." Companies involv...

Qantas: No alternatives to Emirates deal

gulfnews.com  2012-10-09 10:01:23

Executive warns a rejection would leave it no alternatives for operating flights to Europe from Australia

Austrian Airlines to upgrade long-haul aircraft interiors

Breaking Travel News  2012-10-09 08:49:45

Austrian Airlines has confirmed its entire long-haul fleet will be given new, modern Economy Class seats and an improved in-flight entertainment system. In Business Class the airline will introduce innovative ...

Qatar Airways to join oneworld airline alliance

Breaking Travel News  2012-10-09 08:06:39

Qatar Airways is to join oneworld in a major coup for the award winning airline alliance. The decision adds one of the world?s fastest growing and most highly rated airlines to the world?s leading quality ...

Qatar Airways to join oneworld airline alliance

Breaking Travel News  2012-10-09 08:06:21

Qatar Airways is to join oneworld in a major coup for the award winning airline alliance. The decision adds one of the world?s fastest growing and most highly rated airlines to the world?s leading quality ...

Etihad Airways and Air France-KLM sign significant codeshare deal

Breaking Travel News  2012-10-09 07:33:49

Etihad Airways and Air France-KLM have signed a historic agreement to codeshare on flights across the airlines? networks, the first phase of a much larger strategic partnership which commences on October ...

Pakistan International Airlines joins ICTP

Breaking Travel News  2012-10-09 02:30:43

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that Pakistan International Airlines has joined the alliance as an associate member.

AMR Traffic Falls Amid Operational Problems

The Wall Street Journal  2012-10-08 23:34:58

AMR Corp., which wrestled with weeks of pilot sick calls, a spike in maintenance reports and then problems with aircraft seats coming loose on some of its Boeing 757s, said its total traffic declined 2.8% ...

Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. Reports September 2012 Traffic

PR Newswire  2012-10-08 22:06:00

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLUX.OB) today announced preliminary passenger traffic results for the month of September 2012.SEPTEMBER 2012 ...

Chinese plane in rare hoax threat

The New Zealand Herald  2012-10-08 22:03:02

Chinese police arrested a man in the restive northwestern region of Xinjiang for allegedly making a hoax threat that forced a plane into an emergency landing, state media said.The man, whose name was only ...

Delta Air Lines wants to add routes from Sea-Tac to Shanghai, Tokyo Haneda and London

The News Tribune  2012-10-08 21:58:51

Delta Air Lines wants to add three more international cities to its repertoire of overseas flights from Sea-Tac Airport. The Atlanta-based carrier announced Monday it is seeking Department of Transportation ...

Nuevo servicio de San Juan a las Islas Vírgenes Británicas

PR Newswire  2012-10-08 21:43:00

SAINT CROIX, Islas VĂ­rgenes de Estados Unidos, 8 de octubre de 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Seaborne Airlines, la aerolĂ­nea regional con sede en St. Croix, Islas VĂ­rgenes de Estados Unidos, y la Junta de Turismo ...

Rainier Connect Internet slowdown also tied to Sprint

The News Tribune  2012-10-08 21:38:02

An Internet slowdown that affected hundreds of Rainier Connect communications customers Monday was caused by an issue with a Sprint fiber optic cable, a Rainier Connect spokesperson said Monday. Debbie ...

Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air flights Delayed Due to Internet Outage

PR Newswire  2012-10-08 21:35:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A Sprint fiber network cable severed in the Seattle area significantly delayed Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air flights today. Sprint provides the airlines with connectivity ...

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