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    • 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 […]
    • Global Eagle Closes New $500 Million Term Loan Facility and New $85 Million Revolving Credit Facility January 6, 2017
      LOS ANGELES, Jan. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (Nasdaq:ENT) (“GEE” 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 has refinanced its existing credit facilities with a new $500 million senior-secured term-loan facility and a new $85 million […]
    • Air Methods Provides Update on Preliminary December Volumes January 6, 2017
      DENVER, Jan. 06, 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 December 2016. Air MedicalDec-16Dec-15YOY Change (%)4Q164Q15YOY Change (%)Transports5,1424,7358.6%17,57115,81711.1%Transports + Weather Cancellations8,2857,8525.5%23,92422,9454.3%Same-Base Transports (SBTs)4,4474,534(1.9%)15,10714,8911.5%SBT + Weather Cancellations7,3107,498(2.5%)20,83721,664(3.8%)TourismDec-16Dec-15YOY Change (%)4Q164Q15YOY Change (%)Passengers30,14932,256(6.5%)101,623103,261(1.6%) Aaron Todd, CEO of […]
    • Escape the Cold! Spirit Airlines Connects Boston to Tampa December 21, 2016
      MIRAMAR, Fla., Dec. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The sun’s setting earlier, the temperatures are dropping drastically and you haven’t felt your toes since Thanksgiving. Don’t worry, Boston! Your tropical getaway just got a lot more affordable with Spirit Airlines’ new daily nonstop service to Tampa International Airport (TPA). Beginning February 16, 2017, Spirit will […]
    • Paz Aviation’s new online educational platform offers valuable MRO industry intelligence December 19, 2016
      HIALEAH, Fla., Dec. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paz Aviation, a leader in the aircraft MRO industry for more than 25 years, announces the launch of the MRO Industry Digest, a valuable feature available online at that provides must-know information and analysis to benefit MRO and aircraft industry professionals. Brendan Campbell, Principal and Chief […]
    • Air Methods Provides Update on Preliminary November Volumes December 5, 2016
      DENVER, Dec. 05, 2016 (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 November 2016.Air MedicalNov-16  Nov-15  YOY Change (%)QTD4Q16QTD4Q15YOY Change (%)Transports5,9335,240 13.2%12,431 11,082  12.2%Transports + Weather Cancellations7,6297,566 0.8%15,64115,093 3.6%Same-Base Transports (SBTs)5,2575,015 4.8%10,66310,357 3.0%SBT + Weather Cancellations6,7917,247 -6.3%13,53014,166 -4.5%TourismNov-16Nov-15YOY Change (%)QTD4Q16QTD4Q15YOY Change (%)Passengers30,89030,410 1.6%72,10671,242 1.2%About Air Methods CorporationAir […]
    • Iridium Announces Next-Generation Aviation Broadband Products and Services Suite November 1, 2016
      Iridium CertusSM to offer game-changing broadband connectivity solutions for business and general aviation users MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) announced today its new suite of aviation products and services, featuring Iridium Certus technology.  This next-generation suite features a broad portfolio of products from four leading avionics manufacturers, which […]
    • Business Jet Market to Resume Positive Growth Trend October 31, 2016
      NEWTOWN, Conn., Oct. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Although business jet production is unlikely to match the mid-2000s' skyrocketing output any time soon, Forecast International's innovative Platinum Forecast System® shows that a total of 13,252 business jets will be produced during the 15-year period from 2016 through 2030. The Connecticut-based market research firm estimates the […]
    • Bring on the Sunshine (State)! Spirit Airlines Delivers More Ultra-Low Fares to Florida from New York/Newark October 30, 2016
      MIRAMAR, Fla., Oct. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A winter escape from the Big Apple to Florida’s attractions and beaches just got a lot more affordable! Spirit Airlines begins service today at the Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), the 57th airport to join its growing network. Spirit now offers new daily nonstop service between Newark […]