Alaska Air Group approved a share repurchase program authorizing the company to buy back up to $1 billion of its common stock. This is the largest repurchase program in the airline’s history, representing 10% of the stock market capitalization of the company. The board also declared a quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share payable on Sept. 1 to shareholders of record as of Aug. 18. Air India has taken delivery of the third new Airbus A320 from China Aircraft Leasing ...

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