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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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  • 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 19:06 | 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 | 07 Jul 2003 23:00

    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/
  • United changes fares structure at two hubs

    News | 06 Jan 2003 15:12 | Mary Kirby

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:.5in'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>United Airlines today implemented a new fares structure in key business travel markets in an effort to boost revenues.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The bankrupt carrier says it is offering 40% off regular one-way coach fares for travel in markets to and from its two biggest hubs, Chicago and Denver, as well as thousands of markets reached through connecting service. No minimum or Saturday night stays are required, although discounted tickets will be nonrefundable. United says that customers able to purchase the tickets seven days in advance will receive discounts greater than 40%. </p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>“United has been listening to our customers and testing variations of this new fare concept for more than a yhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-changes-fares-structure-at-two-hubs-265660/