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News for America's commercial airlines professional

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Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

Video: Southwest continues fuel hedging strategy

4/24/2015

  • Bloomberg

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said the carrier is continuing its strategy of fuel hedging to protect against an increase in oil prices. "We want to make sure that we have adequate insurance in pla… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

FAA Investigating drone sighting near Washington, D.C.-area airport

4/27/2015

  • TravelPulse

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a drone sighting near Virginia's Washington Dulles International Airport. A pilot landing at the airport on Thursday spotted the drone 3 to 4 miles… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

New Mexico's Team Sigma competes in rocketry challenge

4/27/2015

  • KRQE-TV (Albuquerque, N.M.)

New Mexico's Team Sigma middle school students are ready to compete in the Team America Rocketry Challenge next month. The competition requires participants to carry a raw egg at least 800 feet in the… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

Thai Airways International undergoes safety audit

4/27/2015

  • Nation (Bangkok), The

Thai Airways International is undergoing a safety audit as it works toward the goal becoming the safest airline in the Asia-Pacific region, according to President Charamporn Jotikasthira. He said the … Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

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Restoration nearly complete for flying 1937 Lockheed 10A Electra

4/24/2015

  • Hamilton Spectator (Ontario), The

A 1937 Lockheed 10A Electra landed at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum for maintenance work. The plane was restored in Kansas, but it needs some electrical work. Once all repairs are completed, t… Read More

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