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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

A4A: UNITE HERE jet fuel tax claims don't add up

8/29/2014

  • Hill, The

Airlines for America blasted a misguided study by the UNITE HERE union on jet fuel taxes, saying their claims simply don't add up. In a blog post, A4A said "it is common knowledge that states are not … 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

Cochin International adds robotic security system

8/29/2014

  • Airport-World.com

Cochin International Airport in India will install a $120 million robotic security system. The system includes a multi-purpose vehicle that can handle improvised explosive devices, radioactive materi… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Love of flight: Pilot began his journey early

8/29/2014

  • Redwood Falls Gazette (Minn.)

Ryan Phillips is training to be a commercial airline pilot at the University of North Dakota flight school, but he caught the flying bug when he was much younger. At 14, he got interested in the Civil… Read More

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