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Frontier Airlines to partner with large carrier

Frontier Airlines to partner with large carrier

🕔11:12, 13.Oct 2010

Frontier Airlines may enter into a marketing partnership with a major carrier to allow it to expand its route system. Bryan Bedford, CEO of Frontier’s parent company, stated that the Denver- and Milwaukee-hubbed airline was open to a marketing deal

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United and Continental announce new US-Mexico services

United and Continental announce new US-Mexico services

🕔11:11, 13.Oct 2010

Continental Airlines and United Airlines has announced it will add new flights between the US and Mexico. “The new flights complement our industry-leading service to Mexico,” said Jim Compton, executive vice president and chief revenue officer of United Continental Holdings.

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New aircraft mechanic training facility in Riyadh

New aircraft mechanic training facility in Riyadh

🕔11:10, 13.Oct 2010

Al-Salam Aircraft Company has announced plans to transform its training centre into a business-oriented academy to train Saudi nationals in aircraft mechanics. “Currently we are producing about 50 highly trained Saudis in aircraft mechanics every year from our training facility

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S7 Airlines to buy new aircraft

S7 Airlines to buy new aircraft

🕔11:10, 13.Oct 2010

Vladimir Obyedkov, the CEO of Russia’s S7 Airlines, has stated the airline will buy up to eight Boeing and Airbus medium-haul aircraft in 2011, if the shareholders permit it. The 737-800 aircraft are for Globus Airlines, its charter airline subsidiary,

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Kenya Airways appoints conciliator

Kenya Airways appoints conciliator

🕔11:09, 13.Oct 2010

Kenya Airways has welcomed the appointment of a conciliator to facilitate talks between Kenya Airways management and the Aviation &Allied Workers Union (AAWU) Kenya. Alice Tabu, chief industrial relations officer at the Ministry of Labour and Human Resource Development, has

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Emirates rejects French criticisms

Emirates rejects French criticisms

🕔11:08, 13.Oct 2010

Emirates has hit back at criticism of gulf airlines as having an unfair advantage – the most recent coming from the CEO of Air France, Henri Gourgeon. Gourgeon has claimed that Gulf carriers are unfairly supported by cash injections, cheap

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New director for Tbilisi International Airport

New director for Tbilisi International Airport

🕔11:07, 13.Oct 2010

Ketevan Alexidze has been appointed as the new director of the Tbilisi International Airport. This appointment is part of a new strategy, which includes optimization of the airport. The company’s priorities are an operative interaction of airports in Tbilisi and

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EasyJet recruit Paul Moore as comms manager

EasyJet recruit Paul Moore as comms manager

🕔11:06, 13.Oct 2010

EasyJet has recruited former Virgin Atlantic corporate affairs chief Paul Moore as communications director. Moore has also been given a seat on the management board. Moore will start at the airline on November 1 where he will manage easyJet’s media

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Julie Southern becomes CCO of Virgin Atlantic

Julie Southern becomes CCO of Virgin Atlantic

🕔11:05, 13.Oct 2010

Julie Southern has been appointed chief commercial officer of Virgin Atlantic. She will take responsibility of network expansion, trade alliances and driving global revenues through pricing, sales and marketing. Southern’s career has spanned 10 years with the airline and most

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Stansted Airport awarded Carbon Trust Standard

Stansted Airport awarded Carbon Trust Standard

🕔11:04, 13.Oct 2010

Stansted Airport has been awarded the Carbon Trust Standard after introducing a range of energy-saving programmes. The UK airport gained the certification after achieving a 2% reduction in emissions from its buildings and vehicles between January 2007 and December 2009

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