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AECOM awarded third consecutive environmental remediation contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:55am

AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the worlds trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District to continue providing nationwide environmental remediation services through the MAMMS III contract.

Key Points: 
  • AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the worlds trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District to continue providing nationwide environmental remediation services through the MAMMS III contract.
  • The multiple-award contract, with a shared program ceiling of $240 million, includes five base years and up to two additional option years.
  • Our dedicated environmental experts consistently deliver for the USACE and have a flawless safety record on this technically complex and challenging work, said Lara Poloni, AECOMs president.
  • AECOM has supported the USACE Baltimore Districts environmental remediation programs for more than 26 years.

Aircraft Leasing Seminar Commercial, Legal and Technical Issues - Washington, D.C, United States - September 10, 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 10:48am

The "Aircraft Leasing: Commercial, Legal and Technical Issues" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Aircraft Leasing: Commercial, Legal and Technical Issues" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Further to its previous success in Washington DC, Dubai, London and Dublin, the hosts are delighted to offer this high-level seminar for the 28th time.
  • The format is different, and in addition to the legal side of leases, they are including significantly more material on the technical side and including the commercial issues.
  • Aircraft operators and manufacturers, lawyers, consultants, bankers, leasing and financing companies, insurance companies and all aviation professionals with an interest in aircraft leasing.

Mindful, VHT’s Airport Queuing App, Reduces Traveler Stress, Maximizes Efficiency at SEA

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:13am

This is a fantastic example of how VHT places the customer in control, and the survey results show that travelers really love it.

Key Points: 
  • This is a fantastic example of how VHT places the customer in control, and the survey results show that travelers really love it.
  • With pandemic restrictions lifting, travel booming, and airports struggling to hire workers, airport queues are getting longer and longer.
  • Additional quotes and all the published results can be seen on VHTs Customer Perception Report: Airport Virtual Queueing , which was released on July 26, 2021.
  • (Alternative: The traveler scans a QR code in the airport and follows the prompts to enter the virtual line.)

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of New Airbus A321neo Aircraft to SKY

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:31pm

Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321neo aircraft on long-term lease to SKY (Chile).

Key Points: 
  • Today Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321neo aircraft on long-term lease to SKY (Chile).
  • ALC is pleased to deliver this new Airbus A321neo aircraft to SKY and be the first to introduce the aircraft to the airline and country of Chile, said Matthew Stevens, Assistant Vice President of Marketing at Air Lease Corporation.
  • It is a privilege to work with SKY, and we believe this next generation aircraft will positively contribute to the airlines sustainability and fleet operations.
  • About Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL)
    ALC is a leading aircraft leasing company based in Los Angeles, California that has airline customers throughout the world.

VSE Corporation Acquires Global Parts Group, Inc.

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:15pm

Global Parts is a fully integrated aftermarket distribution and MRO services provider supporting the global business and general aviation (B&GA) market.

Key Points: 
  • Global Parts is a fully integrated aftermarket distribution and MRO services provider supporting the global business and general aviation (B&GA) market.
  • Global Parts distribution business focuses on supporting airframe components, while its repair capabilities extend to hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • This transaction provides VSE access to Global Parts more than 3,000 small- and medium-sized business jet customers, representing more than 100 platforms.
  • We are pleased to welcome the Global Parts team to the VSE family, stated John Cuomo, President and CEO of VSE Corporation.

JetBlue Renews Long-Term Partnership Agreements with Barclays and Mastercard

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced a multi-year extension of their co-branded credit card agreements with both Barclays and Mastercard.

Key Points: 
  • JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced a multi-year extension of their co-branded credit card agreements with both Barclays and Mastercard.
  • We have had a highly successful collaboration with both Barclays and Mastercard.
  • Since 2016, Barclays has been the exclusive issuer and Mastercard has been the exclusive network of JetBlues co-branded credit card program in the United States.
  • JetBlue cardmembers will continue to see the same great benefits from both Barclays and Mastercard, as well as see enhanced value from a new, long-term exclusive agreement.

Avolon 2021 Second Quarter Results

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 11:00am

Dmhnal Slattery, Avolon CEO, commented: We have passed the inflection point and the recovery in global aviation is underway.

Key Points: 
  • Dmhnal Slattery, Avolon CEO, commented: We have passed the inflection point and the recovery in global aviation is underway.
  • Reflecting the recovery, many of the key operational and financial metrics within our business continued to trend positively during the second quarter.
  • Dmhnal Slattery, Avolon CEO, commented: Today we are also announcing that our friends and colleagues John Higgins and Tom Ashe are retiring from Avolon on October 15.
  • Avolon is the worlds third largest aircraft leasing business with an owned, managed and committed fleet, as of 30 June 2021 of 837 aircraft.

NavSight Holdings, Inc. and Spire Global Announce Registration Statement Effectiveness and Scheduled Special Meeting to Approve Business Combination on August 13, 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 11:56am

333-256112), relating to the previously announced merger of NavSight and Spire (the Business Combination) has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as of July 22, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • 333-256112), relating to the previously announced merger of NavSight and Spire (the Business Combination) has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as of July 22, 2021.
  • NavSight also announced that it will hold the special meeting of stockholders (the Special Meeting) on August 13, 2021 at 10:00 AM ET to, among other things, allow its stockholders to vote to approve the proposed Business Combination with Spire.
  • Stockholders of record of NavSight common stock as of the close of business on the record date of June 21, 2021 may vote at or before the Special Meeting.
  • However, while NavSight and Spire may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, NavSight and Spire specifically disclaim any obligation to do so.

Blue Canyon Technologies Announces Karen McConnell as Executive Director of Engineering

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:00pm

Small-satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies LLC (BCT or Blue Canyon), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies, announced today that it has named Karen McConnell as executive director of Engineering.

Key Points: 
  • Small-satellite manufacturer and mission services provider Blue Canyon Technologies LLC (BCT or Blue Canyon), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies, announced today that it has named Karen McConnell as executive director of Engineering.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210726005141/en/
    "Karen brings to Blue Canyon a track record of success with demonstrated expertise and leadership during her long career in aerospace engineering," said Stephen Steg, co-founder and CEO of Blue Canyon Technologies.
  • Blue Canyon will continue to strive to seek out the best and brightest in the industry in our hiring, promotion, and business practices."
  • Additionally, McConnell will oversee the continued evolution of the Saturn-class microsat product line, helping Blue Canyon to maintain its innovative edge in the ever-changing small-satellite space.