The Federal Aviation Administration has delayed a decision on closing air-traffic control towers until Thursday. The agency had planned to notify 173 airports today of pending closures, but needs more time to read responses from communities that will be affected by the closures.
Global Clean Energy Holdings has acquired Sustainable Oils, a company developing biofuels derived from the camelina plant. "The idea is to continue the efforts that [Sustainable Oils] has had in the past and expand on them even further,” said GCEH CEO Richard Palmer.
Doug Parker, the CEO of US Airways, demonstrated persistence early in his career before the proposed merger with American Airlines. His outspoken nature, as well as his confidence and persistence, are key reasons why he will soon helm the world's largest airline, this feature says.
Boeing announced on Friday plans to use GE engines exclusively on its 777X. "This decision to work with GE going forward reflects the best match to the development program, schedule and airplane performance," said Bob Feldmann, the vice president and general manager of 777X development.