Aviation

Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

A4A: Customers benefit from low fuel prices every day

12/16/2014

  • Fortune

Airlines for America said in a statement that airlines are investing profits, as fuel prices drop, into improvements for passengers. "This is a capital-intensive business, and airlines are making sign… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Opinion: FAA could have avoided air-traffic controller shortage

12/16/2014

  • CNBC

Steve Pociask, president of the American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research, writes that the Federal Aviation Administration could have avoided the upcoming shortage of trained air-traffic… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Analysis: Congress adds $4B in procurements to DOD-proposed budget

12/16/2014

  • Defense News

Congressional changes to the Department of Defense-requested 2015 budget have resulted in a $4 billion increase in procurements, according to an analysis by VisualDoD. Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

"Grand Budapest Hotel" surprises with 11 Critics' Choice nominations

12/15/2014

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

Though released eight months ago, "The Grand Budapest Hotel" proved to have staying power with critics, grabbing 11 nominations in the 20th Critics' Choice Movie Awards. "Birdman" received the most no… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

AOPA advocates on proposed Calif. overflight regs

12/16/2014

  • AOPA Online

AOPA continues to advocate for pilots' access to airspace on what has become a multi-year effort by the California Department of Parks and Recreation to regulate airspace over its state wilderness are… Read More