Brazil's Gol Airline Deepens Delta Ties

Brazil's Gol Airline Deepens Delta Ties
The agreement is intended to “strengthen the airlines' strategic alliance and enhance Gol's financial position and liquidity.” It follows a 2011 deal under which the two airlines reached a code-sharing agreement after Delta invested $ 100 million for a …
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5 ways airlines are making flying worse
Airlines and plane manufacturers are reconfiguring planes to fit more people and make them more economical — often to the detriment of our comfort. “When you have more people crammed into a plane, it's like putting more rats into a cage,” says George …
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Frontier Airlines' pullout leaves Delaware with no flights
WILMINGTON, Del. – Frontier Airlines quietly pulled the plug on commercial airline service out of Wilmington's New Castle Airport last week – almost two years to the day after its first flight out of Delaware. "Frontier has pulled out of [New Castle …
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Airline fees we love to hate

Airline fees we love to hate
Now that JetBlue started charging for bags on Tuesday, Southwest Airlines will be the only major U.S. airline not tacking on additional luggage fees. All told, the major U.S. airlines made more than $ 2.6 billion in baggage fees in 2014, according to …
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Boeing, Vietnam Airlines Celebrate First 787 Dreamliner for Flag Carrier
WASHINGTON, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Vietnam Airlines celebrated a historic event today witnessed by H.E. Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, with the flag carrier's first 787 Dreamliner …
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Aircraft Maintenance Technician and Related Union Requests Federal
AURORA, Colo., July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Despite enjoying record profits last year of $ 1.1 billion, Southwest Airlines refuses to have meaningful negotiations with its Aircraft Maintenance Technician and Related union ‑ the Aircraft …
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