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The Regional Pilot Shortage is Real for Republic Airways

    The Regional Pilot Shortage is Real for Republic Airways

MIAMI — Has the long-rumored “pilot shortage” finally come home to roost? It appears the answer is a resounding yes as Republic Airways Holdings – parent company of Shuttle America

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Meeting New LAN Airlines’ 787-9 Dreamliner

    Meeting New LAN Airlines’ 787-9 Dreamliner

MIAMI — From its modest origins in the late 1920s, the Linea Aerea Nacional de Chile (LAN) has pieced together a powerful mosaic across the South American continent through national

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Alaska Airlines to Partner with Hainan Airlines

    Alaska Airlines to Partner with Hainan Airlines

MIAMI — Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will soon have new international destinations to fly to on miles. Last week, the Seattle-based operator has inked a frequent-flyer partnership with Chinese

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Delta to Acquire Stake in China Eastern

    Delta to Acquire Stake in China Eastern

MIAMI — Delta Air Lines keeps its interest in forging alliances with foreign carriers. After its offer to sponsor Japanese budget carrier Skymark, the airline has announced today an agreement

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Record Earnings for Airlines, but Challenges Remain in Dallas / Ft. Worth

    Record Earnings for Airlines, but Challenges Remain in Dallas / Ft. Worth

MIAMI — Even as the US airlines report record profits for Q2 2015 – mostly based on a significant drop

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United Posts Record Profits But Strong Headwinds Remain

    United Posts Record Profits But Strong Headwinds Remain

MIAMI — Despite reporting a record second quarter net profit of $1.2 billion yesterday, Chicago-based United Airlines continues to be

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Vanilla Aims to be Flavor of Success

    Vanilla Aims to be Flavor of Success

LONDON — Five island nations in the Indian Ocean are banding together to create a new airline grouping that aims

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Avianca Brasil Joins Star Alliance

    Avianca Brasil Joins Star Alliance

MIAMI — Sao Paulo-based carrier Avianca Brasil has officially become the newest member of the Star Alliance today, in a

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FedEx to Purchase 50 Boeing 767-300 Freighters

    FedEx to Purchase 50 Boeing 767-300 Freighters

MIAMI — As previously reported on July 8 by Leeham News and Comment, FedEx has announced Tuesday an agreement to purchase 50

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EASA Certifies Airbus A330 Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS)

    EASA Certifies Airbus A330 Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS)

MIAMI — The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified the Runway Overrun Prevention System (ROPS) technology for the Airbus

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