Focus on Improvements: Services, Equipment Lead to Better Experiences - Research Report on US Airways, Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Air, United Airlines and Delta Air
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For best results when printing this announcement, please click on the link below: http://pdf.reuters.com/pdfnews/pdfnews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130304:nPn3045830 NEW YORK, March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC), Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU), United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) and Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE: DAL). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below. US Airways Group, Inc. Research Report The merger between American Airlines and US Airways will allow both companies to combine complementary networks, preserve competition and save $1 billion. The merger will offer benefits to both airlines' customers, employees, communities, investors and creditors. Thomas Horton, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Airlines, will serve as Chairman of the combined airline's Board of Directors through its first annual meeting of shareholders, and will also serve as the combined airline's representative to the oneworld Alliance, of which he is currently chairman, and International Air Transport Association for the same duration. Doug Parker, Chairman and CEO of US Airways, will serve as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Parker will assume the additional position of Chairman of the Board following the conclusion of Mr. Horton's service. The Board of Directors will initially be made up of twelve members. The Board will be comprised of three American Airlines representatives, including Tom Horton, four US Airways representatives, including Doug Parker, and five AMR creditor representatives The combined airline also expects to maintain all hubs and service to all destinations.. The Full Research Report on US Airways Group, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/608f_LCC] -- Southwest Airlines Co. Research Report Thousands of fifth-grade students become part of Southwest Airline's award-winning Adopt-A-Pilot program. Through this unique volunteer program, pilots of Southwest and AirTran commit themselves to educate students through aviation-themed activities related to math, science, and other core subjects as well as to inspire them to stay in school, set goals and dream big. "We hear countless stories from participating Pilots about how much they get back personally by helping students learn and inspiring them to dream big dreams," said Chuck Magill, Southwest Airlines Vice President of Flight Operations. "We may be an airline, and we also do extraordinary work on the ground. The Adopt-A-Pilot program is a prime example of our dedication to community and commitment to bringing future leaders unique learning opportunities." Created in 1997, Adopt-A-Pilot started as a community outreach program in just 50 classrooms in Southwest's destination cities, and has grown to reach more than 412,000 students nationwide. The Full Research Report on Southwest Airlines Co. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/a268_LUV] -- JetBlue Airways Corporation Research Report JetBlue planes are now to be outfitted with Sharklets - the newly designed wing tip devices that are expected to improve the aerodynamics of Airbus Aircraft and significantly cut fuel burn and emissions by up to 4%. "Airbus has been a tremendous partner in developing the Sharklets solution for our A320 fleet; we believe we have made an excellent choice for our aircraft," said Dave Barger, president and CEO of JetBlue Airways. "We feel the Sharklets are a prudent investment in our fleet, our environment and our people that will maximize performance and efficiency, while minimizing our carbon footprint." "JetBlue has been a real partner in the Sharklet program," said Tom Williams, Airbus' Executive Vice President - Programs. "This agreement further builds on that strong relationship. Airbus seeks to work continuously with our customers to enhance the value our products and services deliver to them. These Sharklets will make JetBlue's already efficient and reliable in-service A320 fleet even more competitive." The Full Research Report on JetBlue Airways Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/d183_JBLU] -- United Continental Holdings Inc. Research Report Good news greets United Airlines passengers as the airlines has expanded its baggage delivery option, enabling customers to skip baggage claim upon arrival and have their checked bags delivered straight to their final destinations - within 100 miles of their arrival airports. The airlines plans to expand the service to more than 190 domestic airports. "Following positive customer response after our first month, we're pleased to expand our baggage delivery service to 30 additional cities," said Scott Wilson, United's vice president of merchandising and eCommerce. "Just in time for Spring Break, the service is now available for customers flying on 80 percent of United's domestic flights." The Full Research Report on United Continental Holdings Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/4841_UAL] -- Delta Air Lines, Inc. Research Report Wake up feeling more refreshed from, a good night's sleep as Delta Air transforms the sleeping experience by offering Westin Heavenly In-Flight bedding, designed and manufactured exclusively for Delta, in all of its BusinessElite cabins across the globe. "Delta is committed to providing our customers with the best possible sleep experience in the skies and we're excited to partner with another leader in the travel category, Westin Hotels and Resorts, who shares this goal," said Joanne Smith, Delta's senior vice president - In Flight Service. "In recent surveys, customers have told us that the most important part of the in-flight experience is sleep. The new Westin Heavenly In-Flight bedding product is just one of the new amenities Delta is introducing to ensure customers achieve a restful, rejuvenating in-flight experience. The new Westin Heavenly In-Flight bedding product will be available on all BusinessElite International flights, as well as BusinessElite flights between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle and between Atlanta and Honolulu, beginning in June 2013. BusinessElite customers will receive a Westin Heavenly sleeping pillow and a comforter with extra luxurious loft. Passengers on flights over 12 hours also will receive a lumbar pillow. The Full Research Report on Delta Air lines, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investors-alliance.com/r/full_research_report/0a52_DAL] -- Consider Investors Alliance Tired of hearing about the latest, greatest trade opportunity... only to realize that the ship has long sailed? You need a strong, informative community in your arsenal. Join the group that has been consistently identifying momentous situations as they develop - long before they become the next top news on major financial networks. Contact: Patricia Byers Email: press@ investors-alliance.com Main: +1-(408)-745-7826 SOURCE Investors-Alliance
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