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  • IN FOCUS: Airlines turn to alcohol as potential jet fuel replacement

    Debate on the potential of alcohol-to-jet fuels continues to rage, but major airlines are making plans to use them once...

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  • Qantas to build new A380 hangar at Los Angeles airport

    News | 14 Oct 2014 00:11 | Edward Russell

    ​Qantas Airways will invest at least $30 million in a new Airbus A380-capable hangar at Los Angeles International airport (LAX), under a new lease agreement with the airport operator.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-to-build-new-A380-hangar-at-Los-Angeles-airport-404722/
  • IN FOCUS: Airlines turn to alcohol as potential jet fuel replacement

    News | 21 Feb 2012 11:00 | Kerry Reals

    Debate on the potential of alcohol-to-jet fuels continues to rage, but major airlines are making plans to use them once certification is securedhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Airlines-turn-to-alcohol-as-potential-jet-fuel-replacement-368555/
  • Active flow control enables supersonic weapon release

    News | 28 Nov 2007 14:14

    Boeing and the US Air Force have demonstrated that active flow control can enable safe munitions release from a weapons bay at high supersonic speed, paving...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Active-flow-control-enables-supersonic-weapon-release-219920/
  • US Airways promotes two to VP roles

    News | 20 Apr 2006 20:06 | Joe Singleton

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place><st1:country-region><st1:place>US</st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region> Airways has promoted Brad <span class=spelle>Beakley</span> to VP of reservations and inventory services and Tom <span class=spelle>Trenga</span> to VP of revenue management.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Both most recently served as managing director of revenue management, with <span class=spelle>Beakley</span> at US Airways and <span class=spelle>Trenga</span> at merger pahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Airways-promotes-two-to-VP-roles-298843/
  • News round-up - 1 March 2006

    News | 01 Mar 2006 00:00

    <P><STRONG>ACE reports more losses, job cuts</STRONG></P> <P>Air Canada parent ACE Aviation reported a fourth-quarter loss and unveiled plans to cut about 600 non-union jobs. In its fourth quarter, the company said it lost C$103m ($89.4m), compared to a year-earlier profit of C$15m. The fourth quarter is traditionally a weak one.<BR>Revenue rose to C$2.36bn from C$2.06bn. ACE said its quarterly operating loss widened to C$33m from C$3m a year earlier.<BR>ACE said aircraft fuel costs were its biggest expense increase in the quarter, soaring C$146m or 34%, from the year-before quarter.<BR>Ownership costs, comprising aircraft rent and depreciation, also rose as Air Canada added 41 aircraft, including regional jets from Bombardier and Embraer.<BR>ACE said it planned to pay out C$54.5m in employee profit-sharing for 2005. Air Canada’s yield was 17.9 Canadian cents in the latest fourth quarter, versus 16.9 Canadian cents a year earlier.<BR>The company expects the 20% reduction in jobs to cohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/News-round-up-1-March-2006-218518/
  • People

    News | 08 Jul 2003 00:00

    Former United Airlines executive Christopher Bowers is expected to be named the new trustee for troubled carrier Hawaiian Airlines after the resignation in June of John Monahan after only 22 days in the role. Monahan, a former Liberty House executive, was appointed on 30 May after a US bankruptcy court ruled that a trustee should be appointed to oversee Hawaiian's reorganisation. The move came after Boeing Capital filed a motion accusing Hawaiian chairman and chief executive John Adams of insider dealing. William Swanson has been promoted to chief executive and president of Raytheon, replacing Daniel Burnham. Burnham will remain as company chairman. Swanson was formerly president of Raytheon Electronic Systems. John Young will succeed James Sanford as vice-president (VP) contracts and pricing at Northrop Grumman. Donald Winter, president of Northrop Grumman Missile Systems, has taken the extra post of lead executive for missile defence. Joint venture Bell/Agusta Aerospace has nahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/People-168509/