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American Airlines Begins A New Chapter

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American Airlines Today marks another milestone in American Airlines’ 85 years in aviation history. The Federal Aviation Administration will approve American Airlines and US Airways to operate under one license (refer to news release) which will mark the end of the approval process for the merger between the two airlines started more than 18 months ago.

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Use of Airline Lounges as a Marketing Tool – History and Innovation

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Airline Lounges Airline lounges provide a sanctuary for premium and high-yield passengers travelling around the world. It can be used as a marketing and branding tool for airlines to differentiate themselves against competitors. Access can be limited and amenities may vary across domestic and international operations. In this part of the series, the focus will be […]

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Virgin America – Secrets Behind its Winning Streak Part 1

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Virgin America Headquartered in San Francisco  SFO), Virgin America (VX) is the brainchild of Sir Richard Branson who wanted to create a stylish airline providing point to point long-haul service to major North American cities. It is classified as a low cost carrier with a more full service feel.

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Tokyo Haneda Coveted Slots Battle – Part 1

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Tokyo Haneda International Airport There is a battle brewing between American Airlines (IATA Airline Code – AA), Delta Air Lines (DL) and Hawaiian Airlines (HA) over the coveted right to operate a flight to Tokyo Haneda International Airport (IATA Airport Code – HND). Who will win this battle? We will examine the history of these […]

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Throwback Thursday Pictures of the Week – SAS DC-7

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November 15, 2014 marks 78 years since Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) (IATA Airline Code – SK) sets a new distance record for commercial airlines by flying 6,005 miles nonstop from Los Angeles to Stockholm , Sweden, following the Great Arctic Circle route. To celebrate this occasion, we will feature some classic SAS DC-7s in action for […]