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Airlines for America SmartBrief

News for America's commercial airlines professional

Airlines for America SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airlines for America

United flies lost dog home to La. for free

5/1/2015

  • Consumerist, The

United Airlines picked up the airfare to return Sam, a Yorkshire terrier, to his family in Louisiana from Iowa. An animal control officer in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, found Sam, who had been missing since 2… Read More

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Airport security news

AAAE Security SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Association of Airport Executives

Lawmakers look to end random assignments to TSA PreCheck

4/30/2015

  • Hill, The

Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., and Rep. Kathleen Rice, D-N.Y., have proposed a bill that would prohibit the Transportation Security Administration from allowing travelers who have not submitted to backgroun… Read More

AIA dailyLead®

Defense and aerospace news

AIA dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Aerospace Industries Association

Blakey calls for cooperation on defense issues as she steps down as AIA CEO

5/1/2015

  • Government Executive

Stepping down after seven years at the helm of the Aerospace Industries Association Marion Blakey says the AIA is "hopeful there may be a renewed emphasis on bipartisan collaboration" in Congress afte… Read More

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

The best stories about the airline passenger experience

apexnews Daily SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Airline Passenger Experience Association

APEX blog: Explainer videos are the latest trend in airline content

5/1/2015

  • APEX Editor's Blog

AirBerlin and Copa Airline are making use of short explainer videos to provide passengers with information on boarding procedures and online check-in. Virgin America has also begun using explainer vid… Read More

Aviation eBrief

General aviation news

Aviation eBrief

Published in partnership with: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

1944 P-51D Mustang fighter for sale on Internet

5/1/2015

  • Echo Press (Alexandria, Minn.)

A 1944 P-51D Mustang fighter airplane named "Hurry Home Honey 4" has been listed for sale on Trade-a-plane.com for $1.95 million. "The airplane was in excellent cosmetic condition. We performed some e… Read More

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