Slings using high-strength, lightweight fiber lift 2.6 million-pound sections of the new Bay Bridge MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Dec. 7, 2010– Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its high-strength Spectra® fiber is serving as a key component of industrial slings that are lifting the tower sections of the reconstructed San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. The fiber, which […]
December 3, 2010 — The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors (PHCC) Educational Foundation has installed its 2010-11 Board of Directors. The swearing-in ceremony, held Oct. 27th in Las Vegas in conjunction with CONNECT 2010, PHCC’s annual convention, marks the second year that the Foundation has maintained a Board that is separate from the PHCC’s Board.
A Million Strong and Counting! DALLAS, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Southwest Airlines has become the first airline to reach one million fans on Facebook! And while there are a million ways to celebrate, we've decided to offer our fans a special Rapid Rewards promotion, available today only! Facebook Fans can earn triple […]
Johnson Controls Automotive Experience enhances its seating components portfolio through the addition of high-end solutions for metal and mechanisms BURSCHEID, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in automotive seating systems, interior components and electronics, signed a purchase agreement to acquire the C. Rob. Hammerstein Group (CRH). CRH is […]
Airline Creates a Unique Outdoor Venue Where Coloradans Can Relax and Enjoy Some Southwest Hospitality in the Heart of Downtown Denver DENVER, Sept 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Today, Southwest Airlines is launching The Southwest Porch at Skyline Park, a brand new outdoor lounge that will provide Mile High residents and visitors alike with […]
DALLAS, Sept 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — The decision to bring the Boeing 737-800 into the Southwest Airlines fleet moved one step closer today as the Executive Board of the Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 556, representing more than 9,700 Southwest Flight Attendants unanimously approved a tentative agreement reached with the Company. The tentative […]
Airline Reports 36 Percent Increase in Revenue Year-Over-Year San Francisco — September 10, 2010 — Virgin America today reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2010. The airline reported record-setting performance for the quarter with revenues of $184 million – a 36 percent jump in revenue versus the second quarter of 2009. Unit […]
FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines, which offers more flights to Brazil than any other U.S. airline, has launched codesharing on flights operated by GOL Airlines between Sao Paulo and Salvador, Belem, Brasilia, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manaus, Natal, Porto Alegre and Recife, as well as between Rio de Janeiro and Porto Alegre.
New Three Days a Week Winter and Summer Seasonal Service Begins in December FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ — American Airlines, a founding member of the oneworld® alliance, today announced it will begin three days a week service between Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG) starting Dec. 16. The seasonal service […]
Award–Winning Airline Kicks Off Digital Promotion for Flyers to ‘Sweet–Talk Their Way Into this Year’s Festival’ San Francisco — September 1, 2010 — Virgin America today announced that it has been named the Official Airline of the 35th annual Toronto International Film Festival®, which takes place from September 9–19, 2010. This year’s festival features over […]