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  • United to add 787 base in San Francisco as fleet expands

    ​United Airlines will open a Boeing 787 pilot base at San Francisco International airport in September, as it continues to expand its fleet of Dreamliners.

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  • AAR sees widebody MRO work returning stateside

    ​Demand in the USA for MRO work on widebody aircraft is on the rise as airlines increasingly chose to have such work...

  • Boeing delivers first GE-powered 787-9

    ​Boeing has delivered the first GE Aviation-powered 787-9 off the production line to United Airlines, which also...

  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues

    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...

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  • 'Renaissance' in US airline industry sustainable: Analyst

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:59 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​An ongoing period of financial profitability and stability in the US airline industry is sustainable, but skepticism still lingers among investors, says an airline analyst.
  • Delta to launch Los Angeles-San Antonio flights

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:52 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Delta Air Lines will begin twice-daily non-stop service between Los Angeles and San Antonio from 7 April 2015, as it continues to build up service from the airport in California.
  • United maintenance instructors ratify agreement

    News | 16 Sep 2014 18:38 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​United Airlines’ maintenance instructors have ratified a new joint labour agreement with the airline.
  • US airlines defend mergers but warn of higher taxes

    News | 16 Sep 2014 17:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Airlines and the top US pilot’s union defended the necessity of mergers in the airlines industry during an event hosted by trade group Airlines for America on 16 September in Washington, DC.
  • ANALYSIS: Airports build for Southwest’s international push

    News | 16 Sep 2014 17:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Los Angeles International airport and Southwest Airlines will cut the ribbon on more than $500 million in improvements to terminal 1 at the southern California airport today.
  • ANALYSIS: North American short-haul trend analysis

    News | 16 Sep 2014 14:39 | Graham Dunn

    US majors' big hubs remain the busiest airports for continental flying, show Flightglobal's Innovata schedules for August 2014 compared with the same month in 2008.