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  • American sees single operating certificate in Q2 2015


    ​American Airlines chief operating officer Robert Isom anticipates receiving approval for a single operating certificate in the second quarter of 2015, as the carrier’s integration with US Airways continues to move forward.


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  • American sees single operating certificate in Q2 2015


    ​American Airlines chief operating officer Robert Isom anticipates receiving approval for a single operating...


  • Azul targets business travellers with US flights


    ​Brazil's Azul plans to target the corporate traveller with its inaugural international flights to the USA, and will...


  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport


    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.


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  • ANALYSIS: Southwest's evolving network

    News | 29 Aug 2014 18:28 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is months away from locking in place the final piece of its network evolution – a process that started more than three years ago when it closed on its acquisition of AirTran Airways.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Southwests-evolving-network-403175/
  • ANALYSIS: US cargo carriers face low yields amid trade jump

    News | 29 Aug 2014 14:42 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The US air cargo market continues to show signs of a turnaround, with US carriers reporting notable cargo volume gains in recent months and executives noting positive world economic trends.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-cargo-carriers-face-low-yields-amid-trade-jump-403132/
  • American CRJ900s enter service in Philadelphia

    News | 28 Aug 2014 19:30 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines has expanded the network of its new Bombardier CRJ900s to Philadelphia International airport, less than a month after they entered service.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-CRJ900s-enter-service-in-Philadelphia-403130/
  • American objects to Volaris’ planned Fort Lauderdale service

    News | 28 Aug 2014 16:59 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines has objected to the application from Volaris to begin new service between Fort Lauderdale and Mexico City, citing inequalities in the US-Mexico bilateral air services agreement.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-objects-to-Volaris-planned-Fort-Lauderdale-service-403128/
  • Frontier to add five new markets from Cincinnati

    News | 28 Aug 2014 14:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Denver-based low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will launch service to five additional destinations from Cincinnati in October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-to-add-five-new-markets-from-Cincinnati-403119/
  • ANALYSIS: Capacity tweaks drive US domestic network changes

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Tweaking routes to achieve the most efficient and profitable network is a never-ending task for airlines. Questions like whether or not to fly three-times a day between Chicago and Omaha on a Boeing 737 or six-times a day on a Bombardier CRJ200 are common.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Capacity-tweaks-drive-US-domestic-network-changes-403115/