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Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

JetBlue invests in $40M in Orlando training center

8/28/2014

  • WOFL-TV (Orlando, Fla.)

JetBlue Airways is strengthening its presence in Orlando with a $40 million investment in its training facility that hosts company employees from around the country. JetBlue operates a 400-person call… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Travelers feeling the squeeze as airlines pack planes

8/29/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Airlines are squeezing more passengers into planes by reducing the size of the seats and the space between rows. This article includes charts with the passenger space allotted by 13 major carriers. Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Defense cuts loom if Congress doesn't act, OMB says

8/29/2014

  • FederalNewsRadio.com

If Congress doesn't move appropriations bills, agencies operating under the umbrella of the Defense Department would face millions in additional cuts to discretionary spending in order to comply with … Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Etihad to unveil 3-bedroom suite, sky butlers

8/27/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek

Etihad plans in December to roll out a new, luxury offering that includes a three-bedroom suite, personal chef, concierge and butlers to serve passengers, part of a trend of airlines creating luxuries… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

FBO seeks long-term lease at Va. airport after merger

8/28/2014

  • News & Advance (Lynchburg, Va.), The

Freedom Aviation, a fixed-base operator at Virginia's Lynchburg Regional Airport, purchased its competitor, Virginia Aviation. Freedom Aviation is asking the Lynchburg City Council to waive a provisio… Read More

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