For the second time in as many years, Gemini
Air Cargo has filed for bankruptcy. The company, based in Dulles,
Virginia and with other offices in Miami, Brussels and Ostende,
Belgium, filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the spring of 2006 and came
back to life that August after reaching agreements with its
First-Ever Scholarship Provides Full Flight Training Valued At
The deadline is fast-approaching for applications to win the
first full flight training scholarship to be offered by Delta
Connection Academy. That scholarship, offered in association with
the Organization of Black Airline Pilots, includes tuition, housing
and books valued at over $100,000.
Embraer announced Thursday that Brazilian regional carrier TRIP
Linhas Aéreas has ordered five Embraer 175 jets. The deal
also includes options for 10 more, plus purchase rights for another
15. The total value of the firm orders, at list price, is US$ 167.5
million, and could go over $1 billion, if alloptions and purchase
rights are exercised.
"OpenSkies" is a reality. Not just the joint international
trans-Atlantic airline agreement between the United States and the
European Union, but also the airline (somewhat grudgingly) created
by British Airways to take advantage of that very deal.