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    • Air Methods, FlightSafety Announce New Training Facility in Colorado, Installation of Level-D Qualified Full Motion Simulator March 15, 2017
      DENVER, March 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Air Methods (NASDAQ:AIRM), the global leader in emergency air medical services, and FlightSafety International, the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays, today announced the new FlightSafety Learning Center in Denver. In addition, Air Methods and FlightSafety recently welcomed the […]
    • Gas Turbine Market worth over $23bn by 2024: Global Market Insights Inc. March 15, 2017
      Ocean View, Delaware, March 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The forecast analysis report “Gas Turbine Market Size By Product (Heavy Duty, Aeroderivative), By Capacity (≤ 70 MW, 70-300 MW, ≥ 300MW), By Technology (Open Cycle, Combined Cycle), By Application (Power Generation, Oil & Gas, Industrial, Marine, Aviation), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Mexico, […]
    • VistaJet completes 100,000th flight as whole and fractional aircraft purchases decline March 13, 2017
      Company took on 15 new business jets in 2016, equaling 26% fleet growthHas now connected 250,000 passengers to over 1,600 airports in 187 countriesNew customers included principals as young as 25, and major technology companies purchasing 400+ flight hours40% of its new business in 2016 came from customers moving away from fractional or full aircraft ownership LONDON, […]
    • JAS Forwarding (USA), Inc. Deploys Descartes for Advance Screening of Air Cargo March 13, 2017
      WATERLOO, Ontario, March 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that JAS Forwarding (USA) is using the cloud-based Descartes Air Cargo Advance Screening™ (Descartes ACAS™) solution to provide enhanced security for air cargo coming into the United States. The Air Cargo Advanced […]
    • Air Methods Provides Update on Preliminary February Volumes March 10, 2017
      DENVER, March 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Air Methods Corporation (Nasdaq:AIRM), the global leader in air medical transportation, today reported preliminary patient transport and tourism passenger data for the month of February 2017. Air MedicalFeb-17Feb-16YOY Change (%)QTD1Q17QTD1Q16YOY Change (%)Transports5,2455,706(8.1%)10,16410,925(7.0%)Transports + Weather Cancellations7,3117,647(4.4%)15,65815,2112.9%Same-Base Transports (SBTs)4,8825,363(9.0%)9,11910,142(10.1%)SBT + Weather Cancellations6,8077,199(5.4%)14,13714,241(0.7%)TourismFeb-17Feb-16YOY Change (%)QTD1Q17QTD1Q16YOY Change (%)Passengers33,09832,5501.7%67,30462,1418.3% Aaron Todd, CEO of […]
    • Iridium® Safety Voice Communications Installs Surge Past 500 Aircraft March 6, 2017
      MCLEAN, Va., March 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iridium Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:IRDM) today announced that its Safety Voice service, which is used for air traffic communications, has been adopted by more than 500 aircraft as of February 2017. The Iridium Safety Voice service provides aircraft operators with an alternative to existing HF radio systems, replacing […]
    • Global Eagle Receives vSTC for Airconnect Global Satellite Connectivity System on Boeing 737NG Aircraft in China March 1, 2017
      LOS ANGELES, March 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (GEE) (Nasdaq:ENT) (“GEE,” “Global Eagle” or the “Company”), a worldwide provider of end-to-end connectivity and media to the airline, maritime and remote mobility markets, today announced that it received a vendor Supplemental Type Certificate (vSTC) from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (“CAAC”) […]
    • Air Lease Corporation Announces Lease Placement of New Boeing 787 Dreamliner with Aeromexico February 28, 2017
      LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) announced a long term lease agreement with Aeromexico for one new Boeing 787-9 aircraft with General Electric engines. The aircraft is from ALC’s order book with Boeing and is scheduled for delivery in June 2018. "When ALC began in 2010, Aeromexico was […]
    • Pittsburgh Party! Spirit Airlines Brings More Black and Yellow to the Steel City February 21, 2017
      MIRAMAR, Fla., Feb. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hey yinzers! Are you counting down to summer, but still saving up for that dream vacation? Have no fear people of the Three Rivers, Spirit Airlines is here to save you from expensive summer travel! Spirit is proud to announce Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) will become the […]
    • DRI unmanned cloud-seeding realizes beyond visual line of sight February 17, 2017
      RENO, Nev., Feb. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nevada's unmanned cloud-seeding research team has realized another fundamental capability in their effort toward enhancing snowfall in mountainous regions of the West. Flown at Hawthorne Industrial Airport under Nevada UAS Test Sites Certificate of Authorization (COA) and led by the Desert Research Institute (DRI) flight operations node, […]
    • FAA approves flight school status for Purdue Aviation February 15, 2017
      WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Feb. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Purdue Aviation LLC has hit a milestone in its growth with Federal Aviation Administration, or FAA, approval of Part 141 flight school certification, which allows it to offer a more structured flight training syllabus for future professional pilots. “Part 141 certification is key to the future growth […]
    • PAS Technologies Highlights Major Growth at Hillsboro, Ohio Facility February 14, 2017
      MIDDLETOWN, Conn., Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PAS Technologies announced today major growth initiatives at the company’s Hillsboro, Ohio facility.  At a press conference attended by Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-District 91), the company highlighted a number of significant accomplishments and initiatives at its Hillsboro location and plans for the […]
    • Air Methods Provides Update on Preliminary January Volumes February 7, 2017
      DENVER, Feb. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Air Methods Corporation (Nasdaq:AIRM), the global leader in air medical transportation, today reported preliminary patient transport and tourism passenger data for the month of January 2017.Air MedicalJan-17 Jan-16 YOY Change (%)Transports4,919 5,219 -5.7%Transports + Weather Cancellations8,347 7,564 10.4%Same-Base Transports (SBTs)4,237 4,779 -11.3%SBT + Weather Cancellations7,330 7,042 4.1%TourismJan-17 Jan-16 YOY Change (%)Passengers34,211 29,591 15.6%Aaron Todd, CEO of Air Methods, stated, “Patient transports were […]
    • Air Lease Corporation Announces Lease Placement of Five New Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners with China Southern Airlines February 6, 2017
      LOS ANGELES, Feb. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) announced long term lease agreements with China Southern Airlines for five new Boeing 787-9 aircraft outfitted with GE’s GEnx engines, all from ALC’s order book with Boeing.  Delivery of the aircraft is scheduled to begin in the first quarter of 2019, with […]
    • Woodward Authorizes Stock Repurchase Program January 30, 2017
      FORT COLLINS, Colo., Jan. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Woodward, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWD) announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new stock repurchase program, under which up to $500 million in Woodward shares may be purchased in the open market and private transactions.  The new program is scheduled to expire in November 2019. The […]
    • Era to Provide VIP Flight Experience for Big Game January 27, 2017
      HOUSTON, Jan. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Era Group Inc. (NYSE:ERA), one of the largest helicopter operators in the world, today announced that it will offer VIP helicopter transport service to attendees flying in for the big game on Sunday, February 5, 2017. The service will originate from three Houston-area airports, and passengers will travel […]
    • Spirit Airlines Joins TSAPrecheck® Program January 26, 2017
      MIRAMAR, Fla., Jan. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Do you love skipping the line? Spirit Airlines is excited to announce its participation in the U.S. Transportation Security Administration’s TSAPrecheck® program. Effective today, eligible Spirit customers can now speed up the security screening process at participating U.S. airports. This partnership, coupled with Spirit’s ultra-low fares, will allow […]
    • Connecticut Connection! Spirit Airlines Chooses Hartford’s Bradley International Airport as its 60th Destination January 25, 2017
      MIRAMAR, Fla., Jan. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What happens when you combine a revolutionary state with a revolutionary airline? You get the ultimate combo: Hartford’s Bradley International Airport (BDL) and Spirit Airlines, together at last! Beginning April 27, 2017, Spirit Airlines will begin nonstop service between BDL and the Orlando International Airport (MCO) and […]
    • Smart Antennas Driving Growth in Global Market for Antennas, Reports BCC Research January 25, 2017
      Wellesley, Mass, Jan. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Smart antennas continue to provide the bulk of the technological impetus that will leave a lasting impact on the antenna industry. BCC Research reveals in its new report that as the industry waits for 5G, antenna vendors are busy perfecting the adoption of smart antenna constructs across […]
    • Era Search and Rescue Program Recognized for Excellence January 12, 2017
      HOUSTON, Jan. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Era Group Inc. (NYSE:ERA), one of the largest helicopter operators in the world, today announced that its search and rescue (SAR) program is the 2017 winner of Helicopter Association International’s Salute to Excellence Airbus Helicopters Golden Hour Award. The annual award is presented to those who have advanced […]