Air France-KLM is unlikely to finalize the key target figures for its new Perform 2020 program until early 2015, according to group chairman and CEO Alexandre de Juniac.
The Franco-Dutch group released its five-year Perform 2020 strategy in Paris Thursday; it will replace the group’s three-year Transform 2015 plan. However, Air France-KLM’s top executives said the exact cost savings, net debt and headcount targets have not yet been fixed....More
Southwest Airlines’ eighth international destination will be San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO), to which the carrier will operate daily flights from Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI) from March 7, 2015, subject to government approval....More
Future growth in Southwest Airlines’ network will come from its growing number of international routes, and the carrier sees potential in 50 “dots,” or new destinations, within reach of its current fleet of Boeing 737s....More
Republic Airways Holdings chairman, president and CEO Bryan Bedford said FAA’s requirement that pilots accumulate 1,500 flying hours before being hired by an airline is “leading to nationwide problems” and needs to be reversed....More