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Australian regulators OK Delta, Virgin Blue plan

Australian regulators have approved a joint venture between Delta Air Lines Inc. and Virgin Blue Airlines Group that would give …

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Hawaiian Airlines reaches deal with its biggest union

Hawaiian Airlines has reached a tentative four-year contract with its largest work group.

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United Airlines orders Boeing 787, Airbus planes

United Airlines says it placed an order for 25 of Boeing’s long-awaited 787 widebody jetliners and 25 of the A350 aircraft from …

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Specialty food shops now offering in-store dining

Food markets and specialty stores are no longer just places to buy supplies for making meals at home.

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El Al Airlines seeks U.S. partners as it tries to elevate global profile

El Al Airlines is exploring code-share partnerships with U.S. domestic carriers as it looks to raise its global profile, the …

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Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage gets $1M makeover

After almost two centuries of wear and tear, weather damage, gnawing insects and the footsteps of millions of tourists, Andrew …

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Continental is latest airline to shift toward cashless cabin

Continental Airlines Inc. said Monday that credit and debit cards will be accepted for purchases onboard most its aircraft starting …

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US Airways pilots could disrupt planned N.Y.-D.C. slot swap

US Airways’ pilots union said Monday it is concerned a deal with Delta Air Lines to swap takeoff and landing slots could lead …

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American Airlines fights to keep Japan Airlines as partner

American Airlines wants to keep partner Japan Airlines with it and the Oneworld alliance rather than switching to Delta’s SkyTeam.

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Continental Airlines makes shift to Star Alliance

Continental Airlines, the world’s fifth-largest airline, joined the Star Alliance Tuesday, becoming one of the top dogs in this …

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