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Global In-Flight Catering Services Market Trajectory & Analytics Report 2021-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 3:51pm

b'The "In-Flight Catering Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global market for In-Flight Catering Services is projected to reach US$22.4 billion by 2025, driven by the unprecedented rise in air passenger traffic and the resulting increase in demand for airline food and the increasing popularity of gourmet food catering as a competitive strategy for service differentiation among airline companies.\nGrowing competition among airliners and increased commoditization of airline services are together unleashing focus on leveraging opportunities offered by targeting underserved travelers.

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  • b'The "In-Flight Catering Services - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global market for In-Flight Catering Services is projected to reach US$22.4 billion by 2025, driven by the unprecedented rise in air passenger traffic and the resulting increase in demand for airline food and the increasing popularity of gourmet food catering as a competitive strategy for service differentiation among airline companies.\nGrowing competition among airliners and increased commoditization of airline services are together unleashing focus on leveraging opportunities offered by targeting underserved travelers.
  • Food and fine dining, Wi-Fi connectivity and on-board entertainment, duty-free in-flight shopping, are few of the in-flight services gaining in popularity as new value added services capable of opening new revenue opportunities.\nGrowing consumer demand for high quality, premium healthy food even while flying is helping boost the prominence of food and drink as vital on-board services with the potential to impact overall passenger flying service experience.
  • Airliners are building their brands in new and powerful ways by delighting customers with exquisite in-flight experiences.
  • One of these involves offering food and beverages unique to each company\'s culture.\nDietary Restrictions and Food Allergies: The Main Considerations for Airlines When Deciding Menus\nAir Travel Plastic Waste Increasing Steadily: A Major Concern\nSunExpress Germany Offers Meals in Recyclable, Bio-packaging\nEmerging Middle Class & Rapid Urbanization: Megatrends Driving Air Travel & Airline Catering\n'

GA Telesis Announces Four Additional Firm Orders for 737-800 Freighter Conversions with Aeronautical Engineers, Inc.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 3:26pm

b'GA Telesis, LLC (\xe2\x80\x9cGAT\xe2\x80\x9d) announces four additional firm orders for 737-800SF freighter conversions with Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cAEI\xe2\x80\x9d).

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  • b'GA Telesis, LLC (\xe2\x80\x9cGAT\xe2\x80\x9d) announces four additional firm orders for 737-800SF freighter conversions with Aeronautical Engineers, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cAEI\xe2\x80\x9d).
  • The first of the two originally contracted passenger-to-freighter ("P2F") conversions was completed in March and delivered to Ethiopian Airlines.
  • Through the GA Telesis Ecosystem\xe2\x84\xa2, the Company is distinctly positioned, across six continents, to leverage its resources to create innovative solutions for its customers.
  • AEI currently offers passenger-to-freighter conversions for the Boeing 737-800, 737-400, 737-300, MD-80 series, and CRJ200 aircraft.

Garmin announces retrofit ADS-B solution for ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

b"Garmin\xc2\xae International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solution for the ATR 42 and ATR 72 turboprop aircraft.

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  • b"Garmin\xc2\xae International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solution for the ATR 42 and ATR 72 turboprop aircraft.
  • This solution is designed to easily interface to existing equipment on board the aircraft, reducing installation time and lowering the overall cost of compliance.
  • Scandinavian Avionics has completed the initial installation on both the ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft.
  • Air Alsie, a European ATR and Dassault operator, is the first customer to install this solution on their ATR 72-500 aircraft.\nThe GPS 3000 and GTX 3000 Garmin ADS-B Out solution for the ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft has received EASA approval and is available immediately.

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of One New Airbus A321-200neo LR Aircraft to Air Arabia

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:33pm

b'Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo LR aircraft on long-term lease to Air Arabia.

Key Points: 
  • b'Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo LR aircraft on long-term lease to Air Arabia.
  • This aircraft, featuring CFM International LEAP-1A32 engines, is the sixth of six new A321-200neo LRs to deliver to Air Arabia from ALC\xe2\x80\x99s order book with Airbus.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased to deliver our sixth new Airbus A321-200neo LR aircraft to Air Arabia,\xe2\x80\x9d said Steven F. Udvar-H\xc3\xa1zy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation.
  • Air Arabia commenced operations in October 2003 and currently operates a total fleet of 58 new Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft, serving some 170 routes from five hubs in the UAE, Morocco and Egypt.
  • Air Arabia is an award-winning airline that focuses on offering comfort, reliability, and value-for-money air travel.

JetBlue Announces Webcast of First Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 9:30pm

b"JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq: JBLU) announced today that it will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter 2021 financial results on April 27th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. ET.\nA live, listen-only webcast of the call will be available on JetBlue's investor relations website at the following web address:\nFor those unable to listen to the live webcast, it will also be archived on JetBlue's investor relations website under 'Audio Archives' following the conference call.\nJetBlue is New York's Hometown Airline\xc2\xae, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles, Orlando, and San Juan.

Key Points: 
  • b"JetBlue Airways Corporation (Nasdaq: JBLU) announced today that it will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter 2021 financial results on April 27th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. ET.\nA live, listen-only webcast of the call will be available on JetBlue's investor relations website at the following web address:\nFor those unable to listen to the live webcast, it will also be archived on JetBlue's investor relations website under 'Audio Archives' following the conference call.\nJetBlue is New York's Hometown Airline\xc2\xae, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles, Orlando, and San Juan.
  • JetBlue carries customers across the U.S., Caribbean, and Latin America.
  • For more information, visit jetblue.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005826/en/\n"

JetBlue and Qatar Airways Expand Strategic Codeshare Partnership, Increasing Global Connectivity

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 3:05pm

b"JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it is expanding its codeshare with Qatar Airways to offer customers more ways to book travel to international destinations aboard the global partner airline.

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  • b"JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it is expanding its codeshare with Qatar Airways to offer customers more ways to book travel to international destinations aboard the global partner airline.
  • We are delighted to welcome JetBlue to our extensive global network and offer their passengers seamless connectivity via the Best Airport in the Middle East to more international destinations.
  • Qatar Airways passengers already benefit from access to more than 50 destinations across JetBlue\xe2\x80\x99s network.
  • JetBlue\xe2\x80\x99s TrueBlue and Qatar Airways\xe2\x80\x99 Privilege Club members will initially benefit from the ability to accrue TrueBlue points or Privilege Club miles later this year.

IFALPA Calls on Albania to Adhere to International Regulations and Free Three Air Traffic Controllers

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:45pm

Air traffic control is a safety critical task where the responsibilities of an Air Traffic Controller demand that they can perform their function undistracted.

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  • Air traffic control is a safety critical task where the responsibilities of an Air Traffic Controller demand that they can perform their function undistracted.
  • 228\nNote to Editors: The International Federation of Air Line Pilots\xe2\x80\x99 Associations represents more than 100,000 pilots in nearly 100 countries around the globe.
  • Please visit www.ifalpa.org for more information.\n\xc2\xa92021 The International Federation of Air Line Pilots\xe2\x80\x99 Associations.
  • This publication is provided for information purposes only, in all cases pilots should follow their company\xe2\x80\x99s guidance and procedures.

Textron Aviation’s Special Edition 75th Anniversary Beechcraft Bonanza Blends Modern Technology With Retro Styling

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 2:30pm

The company today announced a special edition 75th anniversary option for its Beechcraft Bonanza G36 single-engine piston aircraft, distinguished by its custom interior and paint scheme inspired by Olive Ann Beech\xe2\x80\x99s signature blue color.\nThis press release features multimedia.

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  • The company today announced a special edition 75th anniversary option for its Beechcraft Bonanza G36 single-engine piston aircraft, distinguished by its custom interior and paint scheme inspired by Olive Ann Beech\xe2\x80\x99s signature blue color.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210413005705/en/\nThe special edition 75th anniversary option for the Beechcraft Bonanza G36 single-engine piston aircraft is distinguished by its custom interior and paint scheme inspired by Olive Ann Beech\xe2\x80\x99s signature blue color.
  • The seat upholstery lines and sidewall /table contours add a sporty, modern interest to the retro color palette.
  • Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Arctic Cat, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training.

Air Lease Corporation Announces Delivery of One New Airbus A321-200neo LR Aircraft to Air Astana

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 9:33pm

b'Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo LR aircraft on long-term lease to Air Astana.

Key Points: 
  • b'Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200neo LR aircraft on long-term lease to Air Astana.
  • This aircraft, featuring Pratt & Whitney PW1133G engines, is the fifth new A321-200neo LR to deliver to Air Astana from ALC\xe2\x80\x99s order book with Airbus.
  • In addition to the five A321-200neo LRs, Air Astana also has one A320-200, two A320-200neos and one A321-200neo on long-term lease from ALC.\n\xe2\x80\x9cALC is pleased to deliver this fifth A321-200neo LR aircraft to Air Astana today,\xe2\x80\x9d said Steven F. Udvar-H\xc3\xa1zy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation.
  • ALC routinely posts information that may be important to investors in the \xe2\x80\x9cInvestors\xe2\x80\x9d section of ALC\xe2\x80\x99s website at www.airleasecorp.com.

Book Now! Southwest Airlines Service For Eugene, Ore., To Begin Aug. 29, 2021, With Fares As Low As $39 One-Way

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

"Daily nonstop service to Oakland and Las Vegas will be welcome additions for passengers in the Western Oregon region.

Key Points: 
  • "Daily nonstop service to Oakland and Las Vegas will be welcome additions for passengers in the Western Oregon region.
  • In 2021, Southwest began service to Chicago(O\'Hare) andSarasota/Bradenton, both on Feb. 14; Savannah/Hilton Head andColorado Springs, both on March 11; and Houston(Bush) andSanta Barbara, Calif.,both on April 12.
  • Fares valid on nonstop service where indicated; if not indicated, fares are valid on single connecting service.
  • Learn more about how the carrier gives back to communities across the world by visiting Southwest.com/citizenship .\nBook Southwest Airlines\' low fares online at Southwest.com or by phone at 800-I-FLY-SWA.\n'