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  • United to add 787 base in San Francisco as fleet expands

    ​United Airlines will open a Boeing 787 pilot base at San Francisco International airport in September, as it continues to expand its fleet of Dreamliners.

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  • US C-130s deployed in support of disaster response

    ​The US Department of Defense has deployed two Lockheed Martin C-130 transports to California in support of wildfire...

  • JetBlue happy with Mint demand ahead of launch

    ​Demand for JetBlue Airways new Mint premium product is “where we want to be” less than a week ahead of its launch,...

  • Southwest and Virgin America take New York LaGuardia slot pairs

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a deal for American Airlines to transfer 17 slot pairs at...

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  • American targets Los Angeles for next phase of Asia growth

    News | 27 Jan 2015 16:41 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will focus its Asia-Pacific growth out of its hub at Los Angeles International airport, following the launch of its new Dallas/Fort Worth-Beijing flight in May.
  • FAA warns airlines of e-cigarette fire risks

    News | 26 Jan 2015 20:30 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Two recent incidents of fires started by e-cigarettes have led the US Federal Aviation Administration to warn airlines about dangers posed by the increasingly-popular devices.
  • American plans new flights to Guadalajara and Monterrey

    News | 23 Jan 2015 20:27 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is seeking authority to begin new routes to Guadalajara and Monterrey in Mexico this June.
  • Delta sees $2bn upside from low oil prices in 2015

    News | 21 Jan 2015 16:37 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines anticipates a net $2 billion upside from low oil prices in 2015, fresh off strong 2014 results.
  • Control problems prompt Delta 757 emergency landing

    News | 14 Jan 2015 17:49 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Pilots of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 757 had trouble maintaining control after taking off from Los Angeles International airport on 13 January, prompting the pilots to declare an emergency and return to the airport, according to reports and air traffic control audio recordings.
  • Delta seeks Los Angeles-Shanghai authority

    News | 14 Jan 2015 16:10 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines plans to launch new service between Los Angeles International and Shanghai Pudong International airports in July, joining competitors American Airlines and United Airlines in the market.