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Aviation News Today for Friday, April 6, 2012

April 11, 2012




















1.  S&P Points To Possible Airport Rating Downgrades
2.  NTSB To Release Recommendations On Air Race Safety
3.  AirTran Wins Chicago Midway-Cancun Route Authority
4.  Fitch Affirms Dayton Airport Bond Rating
5.  Southwest File Comments On Proposed Washington National-Austin Service
6.  Southern Air Adds Two New 777 Freighters
7.  Travelers Should Expect ‘Pricey’ Summer Airfares  (Minnesota Public Radio)
8.  Schumer Pushes For Rule Requiring Airlines To Include Carry On Fees In Price Quotes  (The Hill)
9.  Airlines Say Passengers Are Overtaxed  (Wall Street Journal)
10.  Neste Oil Joins Aviation Initiative For Renewable Energy  (
11.  France Urges EU To Solve Airlines Carbon Payment Row  (Reuters)
12.  Boeing First Quarter Commercial Plane Deliveries Up 32 Percent  (Reuters)
13.  FedEx Buys Polish Shipper In Ongoing Fight To Conquer Europe  (Fox Business)
14.  Hawaiian Airlines’ Passenger Count Up 6.1% In March  (Pacific Business News)
15.  AA, Its Affiliate Report Gains In March  (Tulsa World (Okla.))
16.  Once High-Flying, JetBlue Returns To Earth  (Bloomberg)
17.  Delta Export-Import Bank Deal Buys No Peace  (Politico)
18.  Luxury Corporate Retreats Are Back  (Forbes)
19.  No Queues At Airports Of The Future  (
20.  Terminal At Newark Airport Evacuated After Man Enters Secure Area Through Exit  (New Jersey Online)
21.  Airports Could Serve As Solar Farms  (Indiana Public Media)
22.  Firefighters Protest At Fredericton Airport  (CBC News)
23.  New Airport Eatery Offers Fresh Food  (Coldwater (Mich.) Daily Reporter)
24.  Lease The Airport?  (Adirondak (N.Y.) Daily Enterprisex)
25.  Car Rental Firms Drop Airport Bids By 38%  (Inside Tucson Business)
26.  Tampa International Airport Security Bins To Get An Advertising Makeover  (Tampa Bay Times)
27.  Airline Drops Service To Alamo  (Alamogordo (N.M.) Daily News)
28.  $150 Million Charleston Airport Construction Contract Contested  (Charleston (S.C.) Post and Courier)
29.  Airport Develops Wildlife Hazard Management Plan  (Penn State Live)
30.  Federal Libs Fight O’Farrell On Airport  (Sydney Morning Herald )
31.  American Says Flight Schedule Will Be Back To Normal By Saturday  (Fort Worth Star Telegram)
32.  Virgin America Ponders Phila. Airport Expansion  (Philadelphia Inquirer)
33.  Airbus, Boeing Report 1Q Deliveries  (Air Transport World)
34.  Indonesia’s Mandala Airlines Restarts Operations  (Air Transport World)
35.  Airbus Begins Center Fuselage Assembly Of A350 XWB  (Air Transport World)
36.  FedEx To Acquire Polish Courier Company Opek  (Air Transport World)
37.  Beijing Raises Domestic Fuel Prices 4.35%  (Air Transport World)
38.  Chilean Supreme Court Clears LAN-TAM Merger  (Air Transport World)
39.  Southwest Nears Mechanic Integration Agreement  (Air Transport World)
40.  Airbus Expands MRO Network  (Air Transport World)
41.  747-8 Shows Strong Performance  (Air Transport World)
42.  US Airways Takes Cautious Approach To Capacity  (Air Transport World)
43.  Council Approves Airport Plan  (Superior (Wis.) Telegram)
44.  Airport Authority Inks Pact With Airlines  (Panama City (Fla.) Herald)
45.  Airport Chaos Imminent But The Cockpit’s Vacant  (Sydney Morning Herald )
46.  Security Breach Forces Evacuation At Newark Airport  (The Record (N.J.))

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