Top News on Clarence "Kelly" Johnson

  • ​US Navy's newest aircraft lands perfectly on its oldest carrier


    Just after noon on 3 November, a Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II shot into view over the stern of the USS Nimitz for a low pass, the first of three before the pilot made a picture perfect landing on the third arresting wire of the aircraft carrier.


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  • Voluntary community flight operator Angel Flight details closure fears


    ​Australian community services flight operator Angel Flight Australia warns that it would be forced to cease operations...


  • PICTURE: Southwest unveils new livery


    ​Southwest Airlines has unveiled a new livery and branding, months ahead of the completion of its integration with...


  • USN contracts for first four Australian P-8As


    ​The US Navy has agreed on an advanced acquisition contract for the first four of Australia’s Boeing P-8A Poseidon...


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  • ANALYSIS: Why falling oil prices alone put no pressure on backlogs

    News | 26 Nov 2014 20:07 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Jet fuel is suddenly looking very affordable. IATA’s online jet fuel monitor shows global prices have plummeted 21% compared to a year ago. The falling prices have saved the global airline industry $7 billion so far this year, IATA’s analysis suggests.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-falling-oil-prices-alone-put-no-pressure-on-backlogs-406517/
  • ANALYSIS: Frontier follows Spirit's lead in wooing big cities

    News | 26 Nov 2014 14:35 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    If network changes at low-cost carriers Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines are anything to go by, it is clear that smaller US cities - for a while synonymous with low-cost carriers - are no longer feeling the love.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Frontier-follows-Spirits-lead-in-wooing-big-cities-406485/
  • Allegiant adds New Orleans in mid-size city push

    News | 18 Nov 2014 15:40 | Edward Russell

    ​Allegiant Air will begin service to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International airport in February 2015, as it continues to push into medium-size markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Allegiant-adds-New-Orleans-in-mid-size-city-push-406212/
  • Allegiant eyes opportunities at medium-size airports

    News | 14 Nov 2014 17:21 | Edward Russell

    ​Allegiant Air broke with its typical mold of flying routes to small airports with little service when it announced plans to serve a number of medium-size cities earlier this week.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Allegiant-eyes-opportunities-at-medium-size-airports-406110/
  • Southwest aims for 20% ROIC in 2015

    News | 10 Nov 2014 21:25 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines plans to achieve a pre-tax return on invested capital (ROIC) of 20% in 2015, matching its expected performance for the metric this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-aims-for-20-ROIC-in-2015-405869/
  • Southwest to launch Puerto Vallarta flights in 2015

    News | 10 Nov 2014 20:39 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines will launch service to Puerto Vallarta in Mexico from 7 June 2015, adding its fourth point in the Latin American country.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-to-launch-Puerto-Vallarta-flights-in-2015-405867/