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    • Roll the Dice or Hit the Links! Spirit Airlines Begins Nonstop Service from Akron-Canton to Las Vegas and Myrtle Beach April 27, 2017
      MIRAMAR, Fla., April 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The weather is warming up, the flowers are blooming and summer vacation is right around the corner! Spirit Airlines is celebrating the season by giving Northeast Ohio even More Go with new daily nonstop service from the Akron-Canton Airport (CAK) to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS) […]
    • 49 Routes with Fares from $79* Roundtrip! Spirit Airlines Celebrates New Routes and Seasonal Service April 19, 2017
      MIRAMAR, Fla., April 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s more than 100 days into 2017 and it’s time to ask yourself: where have you been this year? Still dreaming of that San Diego sunset? Longing for Las Vegas entertainment? Pining for a jazzy night in New Orleans? Spirit Airlines has you covered with ultra-low fares […]
    • Award Winning Private Jet Company Launches WeChat Sales Platform April 11, 2017
      VistaJet announces digital channel dedicated to its rapidly expanding customer base in ChinaVistaJet saw strong growth in Greater China in 2016, accounts for 17% of current customer baseCompany is first international private aviation operator to offer flight booking service via WeChatPlatform gives exclusive access to 72 silver and red private jets to fly all over […]
    • 屡获殊荣的维思达公务机推出微信预订平台 April 11, 2017
      公司宣布为日益增长的中国客户提供移动终端服务 2016 年维思达公务机在大中华区实现了强劲增长,中国客户占当前客户总数的 17%维思达公务机是首个国际公务机公司通过微信提供全球航班预订服务通过该平台直接预订全球 72 架银色机身红色条纹的公务机机队,横跨国际及中国国内航班客户不仅可以预订航班,还可以实现与销售团队实时沟通 上海, April 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 今天,维思达公务机 (VistaJet) 作为首家也是唯一一家全球公务航空公司,在上海举办的亚洲商务航空会议和展览会 (ABACE) 上宣布成为首个国际公务机公司通过微信提供全球航班预订服务。对于经常有商务包机需求的企业和高净值人士而言,该创新平台的推出使他们能够以最简单的方式预订航班。微信为客户提供了便捷的沟通平台,让他们可以直接通过手机预订维思达公务机全球 72 架银色机身红色条纹的环球及挑战者系列公务机机队。 http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/16025cdc-8101-46cf-b918-2b405ea6c83d 维思达公务机详细调研了中国市场,不断提升科技战略,针对性地推出了微信预订平台,同时加强了与中国客户及合作伙伴的密切合作。大中华区占公司全球客户的 17%,大多数中国客户使用微信作为主要沟通渠道,直接与销售团队进行沟通。 通过扩展该在线预订平台,维思达公务机将其与众不同的全球公务机体验推向偏爱在线咨询的活跃客户群体。维思达公务机的销售团队全天候为微信客户提供服务。客户可以预订一次性临时包机,或加入公司标志性的“会员计划”,购买专属飞行时数。客户可以享受量身定制的服务,例如传统的中国茶道服务,普通话粤语等多语种客舱服务员,还可以从他们最喜爱的餐厅或酒店订餐。 2016 年,维思达公务机在大中华区的表现尤为强劲,航班流量年增长率高达 23%。2017 年第一季度,维思达公务机的新飞行时数销售额同比双倍增长,并展望这一增长趋势仍将继续。2015 年起,维思达公务机与尊翔公务航空有限公司的联手,将第一架在华注册公务机投入运行,为中国国内点对点航班引入了国际公务机飞行体验。2016 年,最受欢迎的中国大陆城市目的地是北京、深圳、上海、天津及广州;从中国大陆出发的三大热门海外目的地是吉隆坡、新加坡及首尔。 维思达公务机荣获亚洲商务航空协会 (AsBAA)“2016 最佳包机运营商奖”和胡润研究院至尚优品颁奖典礼“2017 包机运营商最佳表现”奖项。 维思达公务机创始人兼主席 Thomas Flohr 表示: “对维思达公务机而言,全球化不仅意味着将客户送抵全球各地,同时打造符合区域文化需求的一流体验。我们发现,中国客户较少使用电子邮件作为主要的沟通渠道,而微信的普及性非常高。推出微信预订平台将成为一个契机,让客户能够随时随地与我们的团队沟通,使我们能够为中国客户提供业界一流的服务。 自 2004 年公司成立以来,维思达公务机一直与中国各方保持着良好的合作。中国是我们的主要市场之一,包机需求的日益递增,让维思达公务机每年实现两位数的增长成为可能。去年,维思达公务机的新客户中 40% 来自先前自有或者通过产权共享拥有飞机的客户,现在中国市场的新客户也呈现这一趋势。对于需要全年 365 天保证运力的中国客户来说,只需通过微信即时消息联络我们的销售团队,我们便会根据您的要求安排好其余事项。”  维思达公务机简介 
 维思达公务机是首家也是唯一一家全球公务航空公司,其标志性的银色机身红色条纹的全球公务机机队为公司、政府和个人提供覆盖全球 187 个国家的飞行服务。2004 年,Thomas Flohr 创立维思达公务机,开拓了创新的商业模式,客户只需为实际飞行小时支付费用,无需承担飞机的产权责任和资产风险。维思达标志性的“会员计划”服务,通过其中远程及超远程机队,为客户定制飞行时数,可随时随地飞行。 了解更多维思达公务机新闻和信息,请访问 www.vistajet.comCONTACT: […]
    • Atlas Air Worldwide Reaches Tentative Agreement With Dispatchers April 6, 2017
      PURCHASE, N.Y., April 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:AAWW), today announced it reached a tentative agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) Local 210 which represents the Dispatchers of its subsidiaries, Atlas Air, Inc. and Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc.   The proposed four-year extension agreement follows an initial […]
    • Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Market worth 21 GW by 2024: Global Market Insights Inc. March 28, 2017
      Ocean View, Delaware, March 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The research report “Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Market Size, By Capacity (≤ 18 MW, > 18 MW), By Technology (Open Cycle, Combined Cycle), By Application (Power Generation, Oil & Gas, Industrial, Marine, Aviation), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Mexico, UK, Russia, Italy, Germany, France, China, […]
    • 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 […]