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    ​The heads of joint business partners American Airlines and British Airways continue to see strong and growing demand...


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    ​Brazil's Sao Paulo Guarulhos is pointing to a smooth introduction of it new Terminal 3 as it continues to look at ways...


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


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  • ANALYSIS: US airlines bringing home MRO work

    News | 30 Oct 2014 10:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    After years of sending nearly all their widebodies overseas for MRO work, US airlines are increasingly having aircraft serviced stateside.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-airlines-bringing-home-MRO-work-405110/
  • 787s key to Hainan Airlines' North American expansion

    News | 30 Oct 2014 03:45 | Mavis Toh

    Hainan Airlines says it will add at least two new north American destinations to its network in 2015, as it takes delivery of the last two Boeing 787-8s it has on order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/787s-key-to-Hainan-Airlines-North-American-expansion-405410/
  • ANALYSIS: Long US tarmac delays down from 2013

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Despite news that the Department of Transportation fined another carrier for long tarmac delays, the number of such delays at US airports declined by more than half during the first eight months of 2014, according to government data.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Long-US-tarmac-delays-down-from-2013-405400/
  • American calls for Delta to end ‘extreme’ Haneda access position

    News | 29 Oct 2014 21:48 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is calling on Delta Air Lines to back down on its demands for full access to Tokyo Haneda International airport for US carriers, as it continues to push for one of the Atlanta-based carrier’s frequencies at the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-calls-for-Delta-to-end-extreme-Haneda-access-position-405401/
  • Republic nearly doubles operating profit to $61m in Q3

    News | 29 Oct 2014 13:13 | Edward Russell

    ​Republic Airways nearly doubled its operating profit to $60.8 million in the third quarter, as operating revenues rose on declining operating expenses.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Republic-nearly-doubles-operating-profit-to-61m-in-Q3-405384/
  • SkyWest operating profit rises to $59m in Q3

    News | 29 Oct 2014 12:54 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Inc saw its operating profit rise slightly to $59.1 million during the second quarter, as both operating revenues and expenses fell.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-operating-profit-rises-to-59m-in-Q3-405383/