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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

Virgin America files for IPO

7/28/2014

  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Virgin America plans to move ahead with an initial public offering, according to a regulatory filing today. The carrier plans to raise at least $115 million through the IPO. U.K. billionaire Richard B… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Man arrested at PHX for allegedly pointing loaded rifle at woman and daughter

7/29/2014

  • Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)

An Arizona man was arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct with a weapon after allegedly pointing a loaded AR-15 rifle toward a woman and her teenage daughter inside Phoenix Sky Harbor Internationa… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

U.S. lawmakers argue for balance between oversight and defense spending

7/29/2014

  • Breaking Defense

A balance needs to be struck between congressional oversight and defense innovation at the Pentagon, according to two U.S. lawmakers. Reps. Randy Forbes, R-Va., and Jim Langevin, D-R.I., speaking rece… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Doha's spectacular new airport still has hiccups

7/28/2014

  • Jaunted.com

Hamad International Airport, which recently opened in Doha, Qatar, is a vast, glittering space that befits the airport's status as an international transit hub, according to this review. There are sti… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Cessna unveils diesel Skyhawk JT-A

7/28/2014

  • AOPA Online
  • Flying online

Cessna announced plans to offer a Cessna 172 Turbo Skyhawk JT-A powered by diesel. "The recent advances and growing maturity in diesel engine technology in the aviation market now give us the means to… Read More

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