Aviation

Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

Video: Southwest goes "above and beyond" to honor veterans

7/11/2014

  • CNN

Southwest Airlines stepped in to transport World War II and Korean War veterans home to St. Louis after their Honor Flight was diverted to another airport. Southwest dispatched another aircraft and ca… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Boeing CEO and NAM president talk with senators about Ex-Im Bank

7/11/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Boeing CEO W. James (Jim) McNerney and President Jay Timmons of the National Association of Manufacturers will meet with Senate Democrats to push for reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. The ban… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Airbus receives cancellations but still faces large backlog

7/11/2014

  • AviationWeek.com

Through the end of June, Airbus received cancellations for 225 aircraft, the highest number of cancellations to date for the aircraft manufacturer. However, Airbus still faces an order backlog for 5,5… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Qantas recognized for outstanding wine selection

7/11/2014

  • Australian Business Traveller

The World of Fine Wine recently recognized Australia's Qantas as having the best airline wine list in the world in 2014. Neil Beckett, The World of Fine Wine's editor, noted that the airline "really h… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Alaska airport continues improvements, expansion

7/11/2014

  • Peninsula Clarion (Kenai, Alaska), The

Alaska's Soldotna Municipal Airport has been actively expanding and improving its facilities for several years. New hangars are being built along the airport's perimeter and general aviation activity … Read More