Saturday, January 28, 2023

All posts tagged "airlines"

  • US, Cuba Sign Deal on Commercial Flights

    HAVANA – The United States and Cuba on Tuesday signed a deal restoring commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades, allowing of dozens of new daily flights to bring hundreds of thousands more American...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
  • Aviation Industry Heads to Puerto Rico for Routes Americas

    SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Convention Center will be the landing strip for the ninth Routes Americas air service development forum to be held Feb. 17-19. Routes Americas brings together airlines, airports and tourism authorities to...

    • Posted February 15, 2016
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  • US, Cuba to Sign Agreement on Restarting Commercial Flights

    HAVANA — The United States and Cuba will sign an agreement next week to resume commercial air traffic for the first time in five decades, starting the clock on dozens of new flights operating daily by next...

    • Posted February 13, 2016
  • House Committee Passes Bill to Privatize Air Traffic Control

    WASHINGTON – A Republican-controlled House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would wrest responsibility for running the nation’s air traffic control system from the government and turn it over to a private, nonprofit corporation run by...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • LIAT Partners with Travel Rep to Expand Reach

    SAN JUAN – Caribbean airline LIAT has partnered with travel distribution company Discover the World to help the carrier reach key offline markets. “Discover the World becomes part of the LIAT team, representing us at key events,...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Sikh Man Barred From Mexico Flight Sees ‘Small Victory’

    MEXICO CITY – An Indian-American actor and designer who was turned away from an airline flight after refusing to remove his Sikh turban during a security check said he’s “thrilled” that Aeromexico is vowing to overhaul its...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • UN Agency Proposes Greenhouse Gas Emissions Rules for Planes

    WASHINGTON – A U.N. panel on Monday proposed long-sought greenhouse gas emissions standards for airliners and cargo planes, drawing praise from the White House and criticism from environmentalists who said they would be too weak to actually...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • Seaborne Logo to Fly in San Juan’s Golden Mile

    SAN JUAN – Seaborne Airlines and the the Puerto Rico Infrastructure Financing Authority (PRIFA) have entered into an agreement to install Seaborne’ s corporate logo on the 23rd floor of the exterior frontal façade of the World...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • Somalia Spokesman: Video Shows Laptop Handed to Bomb Suspect

    MOGADISHU, Somalia – Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia’s government spokesman said Sunday....

    • Posted February 7, 2016
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  • Portugal Buys 50 Percent of TAP Airline for $2.1 Million

    LISBON, Portugal – The Portuguese government says it has agreed to buy 50 percent of the country’s carrier TAP Air Portugal for 1.9 million euros ($2.1 million). Speaking after a signing ceremony Saturday, Humberto Pedrosa, who heads...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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