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  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion beyond the borders of the USA.


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  • USA and Mexico in talks to liberalise air services


    ​The USA and Mexico are in talks to liberalise their bilateral air service agreement that would allow more carriers to...


  • Southwest inaugurates international service


    Southwest Airlines’ first international flights take off today, kicking off the carrier’s next round of expansion...


  • Washington National operator weighs expansion options


    ​The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is evaluating four options to expand terminal facilities at...


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  • Southwest union files for mediation

    News | 26 Aug 2014 16:14 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) plans to file for mediation with the National Mediation Board (NMB) as talks with Southwest Airlines fail to progress.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-union-files-for-mediation-403026/
  • JetBlue to move to new Washington National gates in September

    News | 26 Aug 2014 15:41 | Edward Russell

    ​JetBlue Airways will move to four gates in terminal B at Ronald Reagan Washington National airport in September, as it adds 12 new flights from the slot restricted airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JetBlue-to-move-to-new-Washington-National-gates-in-September-403022/
  • Frontier to grow at Chicago, Cleveland and Memphis

    News | 26 Aug 2014 14:09 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Frontier Airlines announces continued expansion from Chicago, Cleveland and Memphis, three cities where Frontier has added a host of flights in recent months.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Frontier-to-grow-at-Chicago-Cleveland-and-Memphis-403018/
  • ANALYSIS: ​Latin LCCs diverge on cross-border strategies

    News | 26 Aug 2014 12:00 | David Knibb

    Latin America’s seven low-cost carriers are spreading their wings, but each is following its own strategy with little in common with the others.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Latin-LCCs-diverge-on-cross-border-strategies-402821/
  • Houston pushes for US-Mexico open skies

    News | 22 Aug 2014 14:03 | Edward Russell

    ​The city of Houston supports the liberalisation of air services between the USA and Mexico, following disputes between Southwest Airlines and United Airlines over route designations for flights south of the border from the city’s two airports.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Houston-pushes-for-US-Mexico-open-skies-402960/
  • ANALYSIS: Hawaiian takes lead to the islands as others contract

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Hawaiian Airlines’ rapid expansion in recent years has come as other carriers have slashed capacity to the Hawaiian Islands, allowing the Honolulu-based carrier to capture more market share to the US mainland.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Hawaiian-takes-lead-to-the-islands-as-others-contract-402919/