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Virgin America

Richard Branson Strikes Again: Virgin America Files for IPO

Richard Branson is coming to America yet again. Branson's Virgin Group Ltd. has filed its paperwork with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its Virgin America Inc. to ...
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Boeing SEC Filings Confirm Possible Iran Sales

Iran remains a hot button issue for the West, although the situation has been very slowly deflating. Many public and private companies alike make disclosures in filings with the U.S. ...
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Israel Flight Bans Not Likely to Hurt U.S. Airline Earnings

A Federal Aviation Administration flight ban of U.S. air carriers into Tel Aviv, Israel, may seem as though it is important geopolitical news, but the move may have a very ...
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air travel

The Other Airshow Winner: Embraer Over Boeing

When it comes time for the annual Farnborough International Airshow, investors and industry watchers always focus on the multibillion-dollar orders secured by giant rivals Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus. ...
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United Airlines

Airline Fee Revenues Skyrocket 1,200% Over 7 Years

If it weren't for the various ancillary revenues that airlines have cobbled together over the past several years, the industry would likely be in much worse shape. In 2007, 23 ...
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Airbus, Boeing Announce More Orders at Farnborough Show

The Farnborough International Airshow opened this morning and we finally received official word from Airbus Group that the aircraft maker will indeed build an A330neo. The company has introduced two ...
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Airbus A320neo

How Much Does an Airbus A320neo Cost?

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) has chosen jet engines from CFM International, a 50-50 joint venture between General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) and France's Safran Group, to power a ...
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air travel

United Continental Gives Airlines a Lift

United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) offered a lift to airline stocks on Thursday after announcing late Wednesday that its passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased by 3.5% ...
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Boeing 777-9X

Boeing 20-Year Forecast Calls for $5.2 Trillion Plane Market

Over the next 20 years to 2033, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) expects the commercial market for jet aircraft to total $5.2 trillion. The world's airlines will acquire a total of ...
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Delta Air Lines Sinks on Cuts to Venezuelan Service

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said on Monday that it is cutting service to Venezuela from one flight per day between Atlanta and Caracas to one flight per week. American ...
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American airlines

Flying From New York to Singapore for $20,000

For anyone who wants to figure out how airlines make their money, a look at first-class air prices should be enough. American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) charges $19,176 for ...
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Why a Boeing 777-300ER Costs $320 Million

The 777 family of planes is Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) best-selling dual-aisle, two-engine plane. Of the six models the company has delivered, the 777-300ER (Extended Range) and the 777-200LR (Long ...
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Is Southwest Now the Best Airline for Investors?

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is now the best airline for investors. At least that is the take from Stifel after the firm upgraded the stock of the super-regional airline ...
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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Certified for U.S. and European Service

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced on Monday that the company's 787-9 Dreamliner has been certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to commence ...
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American Air Up 60% on Merger Success

When shares of U.S. Airways closed on their last trading day before the company's December merger with American Airlines, the final share price was $22.95. When the shares opened on ...
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