News en Former Delta CEO Anderson becomes Amtrak CEO <div class="node-body article-body">Former Delta Air Lines chairman and CEO Richard Anderson has been named president and CEO of the US passenger rail line Amtrak.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News People Mon, 26 Jun 2017 20:27:00 +0000 252171 at <p>Former Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson (L) and current Delta CEO Ed Bastian.</p> Delta Air Lines Taiwan’s China Airlines ends A340-300 operations <div class="node-body article-body">Taipei-based China Airlines has ended Airbus A340-300 operations after 16 years of flying the aircraft type.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Airlines Daily News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:57:00 +0000 252161 at FedEx posts $3 billion fiscal 2017 net profit <div class="node-body article-body">FedEx Corp. posted $3 billion in consolidated net profit for fiscal 2017, up 64.7% from the company’s $1.8 billion net profit in fiscal 2016.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airline Financials Daily News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:50:00 +0000 252151 at <p>Fedex Express Boeing 767-700.</p> Boeing Ryanair expands connecting flight strategy to Milan Bergamo <div class="node-body article-body">Irish low-cost carrier (LCC) Ryanair will launch connecting flights through Milan Bergamo July 3, another move away from point-to-point services for the LCC following the successful launch of connecting flights at Rome Fiumicino last month.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:34:00 +0000 252141 at Rob Finlayson Boeing invests in AI company <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing is investing in artificial intelligence (AI) specialist SparkCognition, the manufacturer announced Monday.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airframes Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:26:00 +0000 252131 at US Supreme Court to hear travel ban case; allows partial ban for now <div class="node-body article-body">The US Supreme Court said later this year it will hear the case against US President Donald Trump’s revised executive order temporarily banning nationals from six countries from traveling to the US, but also has allowed the ban to be partially implemented in the interim.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aeropolitics Airlines Daily News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:08:00 +0000 252121 at Matt Wade Delta, Korean Air finalize JV agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines and Korean Air have finalized their agreement to from an antitrust-immunized transpacific joint venture (JV) in which the SkyTeam carriers will share costs and revenue on flights between the US and South Korea.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Airlines Daily News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:05:00 +0000 252111 at <p>Delta CEO Ed Bastian and Korean Air chairman Yang Ho Cho sign the joint venture agreement.</p> Delta Air Lines Second batch of Aireon ADS-B payloads launched into orbit <div class="node-body article-body">Ten Iridium Communications satellites successfully launched June 25 via a SpaceX rocket, marking the second batch of Iridium NEXT satellites carrying Aireon’s Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) payloads to go into orbit.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Airlines Daily News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:22:00 +0000 252101 at Air France-KLM MRO arm to push digital and partnerships <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM Group chairman and CEO Jean Marc Janaillac is eyeing digital innovations and partnerships as the future for Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M).</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Paris Air Show 2017 Daily News MRO Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:49:00 +0000 252091 at Rob Finlayson House, Senate clash over ATC spinoff proposal <div class="node-body article-body">Familiar divisions over FAA reauthorization resurfaced in the US Congress this week as differing legislation was introduced in the House of Representatives and Senate. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Air Traffic Management Regulation Daily News Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:43:00 +0000 252071 at Wikimedia