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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

DOT IG: NextGen is at a "pivot point"

9/22/2014

  • AviationToday.com

The Federal Aviation Administration has partially deployed NextGen at airports across the country and the DOT assistant inspector at DOT said the Department has come up with a firmer set of priorities… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

American Airlines saves fuel with weather software

9/22/2014

  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas)

American Airlines is using software developed by NASA to use the most efficient flight paths available to avoid severe weather. The carrier is testing the software, called Dynamic Weather Routes, and … Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Islamic State threat, national defense among voters' top concerns

9/22/2014

  • USA Today

Polls suggest that national security and threats from the Islamic State and terrorists are rising in voters' minds as top issues for 2014 elections. Some 45% of Americans polled by CNN recently said t… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Unbundled fees are here to stay, experts say

9/22/2014

  • Financial Post (Canada)

As airlines face increased pressure on profits, they will continue to turn to unbundled fees as a way to better the bottom line, say experts. Indeed, from 2007 to 2013, a la carte fee revenue soared 1… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

World War II bomber restored for display at CAF show

9/19/2014

  • San Antonio Express-News

Fernando Cortez, director and curator of the U.S. Air Force Airman Heritage Museum at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, is also one of a small group of artists keeping the tradition of painting nose ar… Read More

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