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Tracy Rucinski

Embraer returns to profit, unveils new turboprop plans

Aug 13 2021

SAO PAULO (Reuters) -Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA posted its first quarterly recurring profit in more than three years on Friday and took another step toward the development of the first brand-new Western turboprop aircraft in decades.

JetBlue launches first London flight despite lingering pandemic

Aug 12 2021

JetBlue Airways Corp started transatlantic flights between New York and London on Wednesday, planning to grab market share with low fares and drive a recovery on what is usually one of the world's busiest and most lucrative international routes. | Video

United CEO expects more companies will heed Biden's call to vaccinate

Aug 11 2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -United Airlines Chief Executive Scott Kirby said he believes more U.S. companies and organizations will begin requiring COVID-19 vaccinations, after a meeting with President Joe Biden on the topic on Wednesday.

Southwest warns on profits as Delta variant spurs cancellations

Aug 11 2021

(Reuters) -Southwest Airlines Co warned on Wednesday that the spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19 had hit bookings and increased cancellations, hurting its chances at profitability this quarter. | Video

Air taxi maker Archer seeks $1 billion in damages from Boeing-backed rival

Aug 11 2021

CHICAGO Flying taxi developer Archer Aviation is seeking $1 billion in damages from Wisk Aero, a rival backed by Boeing and Google co-founder Larry Page's Kitty Hawk Corp, according to a court filing, raising the stakes in a heated legal dispute.

Air taxi maker Archer seeks $1 billion in damages from Boeing-backed rival

Aug 11 2021

CHICAGO, Aug 11 Flying taxi developer Archer Aviation is seeking $1 billion in damages from Wisk Aero, a rival backed by Boeing and Google co-founder Larry Page's Kitty Hawk Corp, according to a court filing, raising the stakes in a heated legal dispute.

Aviation heavyweights flock to U.S. grassroots air jamboree to fill pilot shortage

Aug 01 2021

OSHKOSH, Wis The wings of a Boeing 737 MAX airliner swept over green fields populated by colorful small planes, lending a rare corporate touch to the world's largest grassroots air show this past week.

American Airlines plans tie-up with budget carrier JetSMART in South America

Jul 29 2021

CHICAGO American Airlines said on Thursday it is proposing acquiring a minority stake in budget carrier JetSMART in South America as part of a tie-up aimed at fueling growth in the region as demand recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic.

American and Southwest lifted by 'messy' travel rebound, federal aid

Jul 22 2021

(Reuters) -U.S. carriers American Airlines and Southwest Airlines on Thursday posted quarterly profits helped by a bookings rebound and federal aid and vowed to resolve hiccups across their operations as passengers return in droves. | Video

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