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VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow
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VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

 HIGHLIGHTS Ridership up 5.1% Passenger Revenues up 8.4% Greater accessibility at the Ottawa station Launch of New Fleet Replacement program ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

Dispatchers Ratify Contract With Allegiant Air
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Dispatchers Ratify Contract With Allegiant Air

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

With close to 90 percent of eligible workers participating, flight dispatchers at Allegiant Air have voted overwhelmingly to ratify their ... Read More

Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years
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Africa’s aviation sector forecast to grow 5% per annum over next 20 years

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019

Africa’s vast aviation potential as the continent continues to increase airline frequency to the GCC will be explored at the ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO believes in The New Spirit of Africa and pledges to work with Boeing

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2019

Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines issued a statement today. He wrote: "It has been more than two weeks since the ... Read More

Frontier Airlines mechanics ratify union contract with Teamsters
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Frontier Airlines mechanics ratify union contract with Teamsters

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 16, 2019

Frontier Airlines mechanics have voted to ratify their most recent contract with the Teamsters by a margin of 96 percent. ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
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Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Maintenance Emergency: How safe is it to fly on Southwest Airlines?
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Maintenance Emergency: How safe is it to fly on Southwest Airlines?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 17, 2019

I've seen people walked off the job, held on suspension for a month or more because they've reported problems that ... Read More

Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit
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Southwest Airlines: We hide our compliance issues under the Warrior Spirit

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Just yesterday, eTurboNews reported about Boeing being speechless about the question of safety when flying on a Southwest Airlines Boeing ... Read More

A clear and present danger to American Airlines customers
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A clear and present danger to American Airlines customers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 7, 2019

Getting on an American Airlines flight may not be the same for some passengers after reading a Letter by Doug ... Read More

Ambassadors’ Night: Brussels appoints 18 destination ambassadors
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Ambassadors’ Night: Brussels appoints 18 destination ambassadors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019

Tonight, at an exclusive gala evening, visit.brussels awards the title of destination ambassador to 18 partners who greatly contributed to ... Read More

How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics
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How American Airlines chill the blood of conscientious aircraft mechanics

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 17, 2018

Today a promotion is sending a chilling message to American Airlines mechanics., and the U.S. aviation industry altogether. “Pressuring Airline ... Read More

Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster
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Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

At least nine people were killed and 47 others injured when a high-speed train crashed into a pilot engine traveling ... Read More

Talking with Guam’s top underwater photographer
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Talking with Guam’s top underwater photographer

editor editor- August 17, 2012

Guam resident Ernie Collier is a pilot for United Airlines, with a passion for diving and underwater photography. Read More

Southwest reaches tentative agreement with pilots union on Boeing 737-800
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Southwest reaches tentative agreement with pilots union on Boeing 737-800

editor editor- October 15, 2010

DALLAS - The decision to bring the Boeing 737-800 into the Southwest Airlines fleet moved yet another step closer to ... Read More

Mechanics snub American Airlines contract proposal
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Mechanics snub American Airlines contract proposal

editor editor- August 26, 2010

Members of American Airlines' mechanics union rejected a contract proposal and authorized union leaders to call a strike, the Transport ... Read More

Union wars heat up at American Airlines
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Union wars heat up at American Airlines

editor editor- August 11, 2010

A group of American Airlines mechanics who are dissatisfied with the Transport Workers Union's representation have launched a drive to ... Read More

Icelandair mechanics’ strike halted
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Icelandair mechanics’ strike halted

editor editor- March 23, 2010

Iceland's parliament passed a law Monday afternoon to terminate Icelandair's mechanics' strike that lasted 16 hours. Several Icelandair flights from ... Read More

Mechanics target outsourced aircraft maintenance
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Mechanics target outsourced aircraft maintenance

editor editor- December 17, 2009

The union that represents mechanics at American Airlines plans to launch a publicity campaign on Wednesday aimed at steering travelers ... Read More

United Airlines to recall 107 line mechanics
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United Airlines to recall 107 line mechanics

editor editor- May 23, 2009

CHICAGO — United Airlines says it will recall 107 furloughed mechanics. Read More

Report: Airlines are hiring mechanics who can’t speak English, read manuals
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Report: Airlines are hiring mechanics who can’t speak English, read manuals

editor editor- May 21, 2009

Investigators reportedly have uncovered evidence of airline repair centers hiring low-wage mechanics who are unable to read English. Read More

Southwest Airlines reaches agreements with pilots and mechanics
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Southwest Airlines reaches agreements with pilots and mechanics

editor editor- January 31, 2009

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines and the Southwest Airlines Pilot Association (SWAPA) announced today they have reached an agreement in ... Read More

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