Azul, the Brazilian airline created by JetBlue Airways founder David Neeleman, is in talks with Airbus Group NV, Boeing Co. and lessors about wide-body jets to start flying abroad, people familiar with the matter said.
While Malaysia’s conclusion that Flight 370 went down in the Indian Ocean may give closure to anguished family members, the search for wreckage in one of the planet’s most forbidding parts means the wait for answers to how and why may be a long time coming -- if ever.
Hours after Malaysian Air Flight 370 vanished on March 8, Inmarsat Plc assembled a team of engineers thousands of miles away at London headquarters for a marathon data-crunching session to help find the missing jet.
United Continental Holdings Inc., the world’s largest carrier, stands to benefit after its Japanese partner, ANA Holdings Inc., received 11 additional takeoff and landing rights at Tokyo’s Haneda airport.
If you’re going to redesign a commercial aircraft, you might start by considering what about air travel needs fixing -- or will a decade from now. The bumpy shuttle out to the plane itself. There’s the wait to load everyone on the tarmac, and of course, the annoying bus ride to the terminal once you arrive.