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New York, Delray Beach (AirGuide - Airline News Latin America / Caribbean) Oct 23, 2011

Aeromexico Aeromexico started 2X-weekly Guadalajara-Las Vegas with Boeing 737 service. Oct 19, 2011

Aeromexico Aeromexico will start direct flights between Mexico City and Caracas, as part of international expansion plan announced by the company earlier this year. The flights will be operated on the latest model of the Boeing 737 with a convenient schedule to enable all passengers to connect to the network of national and international destinations that the airline offers, including more than 40 cities within Mexico, 15 in the U.S. and Canada, three in Europe and two in Asia. Oct 12, 2011

Air France Transcripts reveal Air France crew knew plane would crash. Pilots aboard Air France flight 447 in 2009 knew they were about to crash as they worked frantically to save the plane. Transcripts published in a new book revealed one of the co-pilots saying, "We're going to crash." The plane's stall warning went off 75 times before the plane plunged into the Atlantic on its Rio de Janeiro-to-Paris flight, killing all 228 people aboard. Oct 17, 2011

American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia Real Customer Benefits Delivered as Joint Business Reaches Its First Anniversary. The transatlantic joint business between American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia continues to strengthen its position as it reaches its first anniversary. The joint business allows the three airlines to cooperate commercially on flights between the United States, Mexico, Canada and Puerto Rico and the European Union, Switzerland and Norway. More than 12 million people have traveled on the joint business in the last year to 40 gateway cities in North America and Europe. New routes, aligning of schedules, combining services and a greater number of fares are all customer benefits that have come to life in the past year. Customer benefits introduced in the last year have included: [yen]Better departure and arrival times between top UK-U.S. cities as American and BA's schedules were aligned. For example, flights to New York from London Heathrow now depart every hour, on the hour between 1 p.m. and 8 p.m. [yen]The six oneworld[umlaut] Global Support Centers, which help customers transferring through the airlines' networks, have assisted more than 250,000 customers, resulting in significant increases in customer satisfaction scores. [yen]The airlines have joined up to sell each other's flights in...

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