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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • PICTURE: Spirit shows off new livery


    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new...


  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


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  • American adjusts LaGuardia schedules with Atlanta addition

    News | 19 Sep 2014 13:34 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will resume nonstop service between Atlanta and New York LaGuardia in January, after a nine-month hiatus in the market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-adjusts-LaGuardia-schedules-with-Atlanta-addition-403907/
  • ANALYSIS: US-Mexico capacity on the rise

    News | 17 Sep 2014 19:30 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Capacity between the USA and Mexico is set to grow this year, as airlines prepare to add new flights in the following months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-Mexico-capacity-on-the-rise-403825/
  • Airline lease deals delay Washington National capital plans

    News | 17 Sep 2014 18:51 | Edward Russell

    ​The operator of Ronald Reagan Washington National airport has postponed finalising expansion plans until it reaches new use and lease agreements with airlines, says vice-president of engineering Ginger Evans.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-lease-deals-delay-Washington-National-capital-plans-403823/
  • Frontier to launch three new markets from Phoenix

    News | 17 Sep 2014 13:16 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Denver-based Frontier Airlines will add non-stop service from Phoenix to Houston Intercontinental, Salt Lake City and San Francisco from 20 November.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-to-launch-three-new-markets-from-Phoenix-403802/
  • PICTURE: Spirit shows off new livery

    News | 16 Sep 2014 21:23 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Florida-based Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new livery, becoming the third US carrier in recent weeks to debut a new look on its aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Spirit-shows-off-new-livery-403769/
  • 'Renaissance' in US airline industry sustainable: Analyst

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:59 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing period of financial profitability and stability in the US airline industry is sustainable, but skepticism still lingers among investors, says an airline analyst.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Renaissance-in-US-airline-industry-sustainable-Analyst-403759/