Boeing 757

United Plans Largest Transatlantic Expansion in its History, Including 10 New Flights and Five New Destinations Debuting Summer 2022

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:20pm

"Our expansion offers the widest range of destinations to discover introducing new, trendy locales that our customers will love, as well as adding more flights to iconic, popular cities."

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  • "Our expansion offers the widest range of destinations to discover introducing new, trendy locales that our customers will love, as well as adding more flights to iconic, popular cities."
  • United will be the only North American carrier flying direct to Amman with service three times weekly with a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner.
  • Beginning May 20, United will become the only U.S. carrier to fly to Norway with flights launching between New York/Newark and Bergen.
  • In 2019, United and United Express carriers operated more than 1.7 million flights carrying more than 162 million customers.

Northern Pacific Airways announces purchase of its first six Boeing 757-200s

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --This week, Anchorage-based Northern Pacific Airways, a wholly-owned subsidiary of FLOAT Alaska LLC, agreed to the purchase of its first six aircraftBoeing 757-200s.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --This week, Anchorage-based Northern Pacific Airways, a wholly-owned subsidiary of FLOAT Alaska LLC, agreed to the purchase of its first six aircraftBoeing 757-200s.
  • The acquisition of the Boeing 757-200s is the first step in Northern Pacific's business plan.
  • "Northern Pacific is proud to introduce these powerful aircraft as the foundation of our fleet," said Rob McKinney, Northern Pacific's Chief Executive Officer.
  • FLOAT Alaska LLC, headed by Rob McKinney CEO, is the parent company of Ravn Alaska, Northern Pacific Airways, FlyCoin, and other Alaska-based ventures.

Pan Am Announces Acquisition Of A B757-200 Full Flight Simulator And A 757 Flight Training Device

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 3:28pm

MIAMI, Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pan Am Flight Academy announced the acquisition of a Boeing 757-200, Full- Flight simulator.

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  • MIAMI, Aug. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pan Am Flight Academy announced the acquisition of a Boeing 757-200, Full- Flight simulator.
  • "The addition of this simulator and Flight Training Device is a continuation of our strategic investment plan in response to the rise in training demand taking place in our industry," said Jeff Portanova, President of Pan Am Flight Academy.
  • Pan Am Flight Academy partners with airlines and aviation professionals at a global level to deliver the best quality in aviation training.
  • As the only surviving division of original Pan American World Airways, Pan Am Flight Academy can trace its instruction heritage to the earliest days of airline flight training.

Airborne Training Services Launches New Website

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 4:59pm

Airborne Training Services, the airline pilot training subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG), today announced the launch of its newly redesigned website at www.airbornets.com .

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  • Airborne Training Services, the airline pilot training subsidiary of Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG), today announced the launch of its newly redesigned website at www.airbornets.com .
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    The new website provides visitors with an overview of the many offerings of the Airborne Training Services team, including Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program (ATP-CTP) training, door training, and access to FAA-certified Level C Boeing 767 and Boeing 757 full flight simulators.
  • Airborne Training Services new website is the first of six new sites ATSG will launch throughout 2021.
  • Airborne Training Services is an FAA Part 142 training center that provides training to airline pilots on Boeing 767s.

Altitude's Origin: A Story of Friends Trying to Stay Awake

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 1:47pm

Needless to say, it's crucial that pilots find ways to stay alert and awake whenever they're in the cockpit.

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  • Needless to say, it's crucial that pilots find ways to stay alert and awake whenever they're in the cockpit.
  • This need is what drove the founders of Altitude to develop a one-of-a-kind beverage aimed at naturally and gently boosting the body's energy.
  • An offshoot of the popular European brand PilotsFriend, Altitude's story started when a handful of NATO pilots got together to talk shop back in 2003.
  • It doesn't matter if you're piloting a 757 over Atlanta, studying for a finals exam in Portland, or trying to stay awake at work in New York City, Altitude can provide the perfect pick me up.

AerSale Announces Additional Boeing 757 Passenger-To-Freighter Conversions at Its Goodyear, AZ MRO Facility

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

The first aircraft was delivered by Boeing in 1999 to American Airlines.

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  • The first aircraft was delivered by Boeing in 1999 to American Airlines.
  • AerSales Goodyear, AZ heavy-MRO facility has been performing P2F conversions on 757 aircraft since 2013.
  • AerSales fleet of 24 B757-200 aircraft are presently stored at its Roswell, New Mexico MRO facility.
  • AerSale will ferry these aircraft to its Goodyear, AZ facility for the performance of P2F conversions.

Innovative Solutions & Support Flat Panel Display System Upgrade Continues Strong Growth in Air Cargo Sector

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 8:30pm

Innovative Solutions & Support (IS&S) (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announced their Cockpit/IP FPDS System Upgrade for Boeing 757 and 767 aircraft is now in operation on well over 400 airplanes worldwide.

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  • Innovative Solutions & Support (IS&S) (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announced their Cockpit/IP FPDS System Upgrade for Boeing 757 and 767 aircraft is now in operation on well over 400 airplanes worldwide.
  • The IS&S system provides greatly enhanced economy for these older aircraft, and also increases their residual values as well as delivering safety benefits to everyday operations.
  • Several notable freight operators have opted into our Cockpit/IP system upgrade for their Boeing fleets, IS&S stated.
  • About Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc.
    Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. ( www.innovative-ss.com ) is a systems integrator that designs and manufactures flight guidance and cockpit display systems for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and retrofit applications.

FTFR Rule and FAR 25.981 Expert, Jetaire Group, Grows Globally with New Aircraft Fuel Tank Safety Certifications for Boeing and Airbus Models

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 12:31pm

Jetaire Group, known globally for their patented aircraft fuel tank ignition mitigation system called INVICTA, has been providing their unique, lightweight, and zero failure reticulated foam technology to global aviation companies seeking new safety solutions.

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  • Jetaire Group, known globally for their patented aircraft fuel tank ignition mitigation system called INVICTA, has been providing their unique, lightweight, and zero failure reticulated foam technology to global aviation companies seeking new safety solutions.
  • Superior to failure-prone Nitrogen Inerting System, Jetaire Group holds the FAA Supplement Type Certificates for the installation of INVICTA technology for the Boeing family of 737, 757, and 767 aircraft and the Airbus A320 series.
  • "After 35 years, our global team's technical and industry experience helps us effectively accelerate efficiencies, drive innovations, and improve aviation safety", he added.
  • To learn more about Jetaire Group's growth and expansion or to schedule an interview, please contact Joanne Sanders at jsanders@ewisecommunications.com or visit jetairegroup.com .

AerSale Agrees to Acquire 24 Boeing 757-200 Passenger Aircraft and Spare Engines Stored at its Roswell, New Mexico Airport Facilities

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:00pm

All aircraft are equipped with Rolls-Royce RB211-535 series engines, and 16 spares are included with the purchase.

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  • All aircraft are equipped with Rolls-Royce RB211-535 series engines, and 16 spares are included with the purchase.
  • These aircraft are amongst the almost 500 commercial aircraft stored at AerSales facilities in both Roswell, New Mexico and Goodyear, Arizona for numerous airlines, financial institutions and aircraft leasing companies.
  • AerSale has targeted Boeing 757 passenger aircraft as feedstock for a burgeoning freight market.
  • Pre-COVID, more freight was carried in the cargo holds of passenger aircraft than in pure freighters.

New ATSG Venture Provides Training for Airline Pilots

Monday, August 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

Airborne Training Services offers airline-developed training programsincluding Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program coursesthat focus on safety, professionalism, and modern training techniques.

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  • Airborne Training Services offers airline-developed training programsincluding Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program coursesthat focus on safety, professionalism, and modern training techniques.
  • The ventures expertise is built on four decades of cargo airline training experience, which provides a unique perspective on its customers requirements, and an extraordinary knowledge base.
  • Airborne Training Services will provide pilot training services to ATSGs subsidiary airlinesABX Air, Air Transport International, and Omni Air Internationalwhile also offering Boeing 757 and 767 simulator-based training services to other customers.
  • ATSG, through its leasing and airline subsidiaries, is the world's largest owner and operator of converted Boeing 767 freighter aircraft.