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  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific operations around a gateway at Seattle/Tacoma International airport.


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  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport


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


  • Delta sees 787-9 a potentially ‘very viable’ aircraft


    Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson is hopeful that the Boeing 787-9 will be a “very viable airplane”, as...


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  • 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/
  • 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/
  • ANALYSIS: LCCs reap codeshare benefits

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:00 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Codeshare partnerships, once synonymous with legacy carriers and airline alliances, have made inroads in recent years with low-cost carriers. In particular, low-cost airlines in North and South America are leading the charge, snapping up interline and codeshare deals – all without the costs of joining an alliance.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-LCCs-reap-codeshare-benefits-402367/
  • Delta names Smith head of HR, announces other staff changes

    News | 27 Aug 2014 19:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Delta Air Lines has made a number of high-level staffing changes, including the appointment of Joanne Smith as executive vice president and chief human resources officer, effective 1 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-names-Smith-head-of-HR-announces-other-staff-changes-403080/
  • Delta to temper Latin American growth in 2015

    News | 27 Aug 2014 03:37 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will slow its growth in Latin America in 2015, following a double-digit capacity increase this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-temper-Latin-American-growth-in-2015-403047/