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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

United partners with Uber for transportation services

8/20/2014

  • American City Business Journals

United Airlines announced it is the first airline to partner with Uber. The United mobile application will now offer Uber transportation services. United is also giving 1,000 reward miles to loyalty m… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Major airlines report jump in profits

8/21/2014

  • CNN

Major U.S. airlines reported a combined net profit of $3.8 billion for the first half of this year, compared to a $1.6 billion profit in the first six months of 2013. Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

New DARPA program aims to improve weight and safety of military vehicles

8/20/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's new Ground X-Vehicle Technology Program is exploring ways to improve the mobility and safety of military vehicles. DARPA expects to award initial contra… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

How giving staff what they need helps keep customers happy

8/19/2014

  • Runway Girl Network

The key to ensuring "service with a smile," according to airline industry veteran Victoria Stennes, is to make sure front-line employees have all the tools, training and support they require in order … Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Legislators push for quick action on medical reform

8/20/2014

  • Flying online

Key lawmakers are asking the Department of Transportation and the Obama administration to expedite a review of the FAA's proposed rulemaking on third class medical reform. In two separate letters, Sen… Read More

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