Kristin Majcher

Kristin Majcher
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Volaris Seeks Certificate For Costa Rica Subsidiary 
Volaris is making progress toward securing an air operator’s certificate (AOC) for its planned Costa Rican carrier, the Mexican carrier’s management told investors during a July 22 investor call.
‘Brexit’ Uncertainty Leads Delta To U.K. Capacity Cuts  1
Delta Air Lines signaled it will take steps to cut capacity to the U.K. in the coming months, in the wake of economic uncertainty caused by the U.K.’s vote to leave the EU, or “Brexit.”
United Provides Favorable Guidance Update 
United Airlines updated its expected passenger revenues per available seat-mile (PRASM) for the second quarter, a move investors welcomed.
Silver Will Object To Tentative Havana Awards 
Florida-based Silver Airways is one of four U.S. carriers that applied for—but did not tentatively get—scheduled rights to fly to the Cuban capital.
DOT Reveals Tentative Havana Awards 
The Transportation Department (DOT) tentatively has picked eight U.S. airlines to operate scheduled passenger flights to Havana, out of 12 applicants.
NewLeaf Returns, With Baldanza On Board 
Canadian startup travel company NewLeaf Travel has resumed ticket sales after a hiatus of several months, and added a well-known aviation executive to its board.
Silver Airways Kicks Off Scheduled U.S.–Cuba Ticket Sales 
BOSTON—The first airline to sell tickets for scheduled flights between Cuba and the U.S. in more than 50 years was not a legacy airline, but Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based Silver Airways, which began ticket sales early June 10, followed by American Airlines on June 13.
Delta, JetBlue Rein In Capacity Amid Unit-Revenue Declines 
Amid rising fuel prices and a difficult environment for growing revenues, some U.S. airlines are reining in this year’s capacity targets.
Alaska Revamping Cargo Business With Full Freighters 
BOSTON—Alaska Airlines is in the process of revamping its cargo business, and sees new business opportunities as it moves away from its signature “combi” aircraft to embrace full freighters.
DOT Requests Information For Delta–Aeromexico Decision 
BOSTON—The Transportation Department (DOT) said it needs more information before it decides whether to approve antitrust immunity for a proposed joint venture between Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico.
FedEx Finalizes TNT Acquisition 
BOSTON—FedEx has completed its €4.4 billion ($4.9 billion) acquisition of Dutch logistics firm TNT Express, the companies said May 25.
DOJ Seeking More Information For Merger Proposal 
BOSTON—The antitrust division of the Justice Department (DOJ) has asked Alaska Airlines and Virgin America to provide additional information regarding their merger proposal.
GOL Details Network, Fleet Reductions 
Brazil’s Gol is adjusting its capacity to match weakened demand in light of the country’s ongoing economic and political issues.
Gogo Ramps Up Inflight Internet Offering 
Gogo’s faster 2Ku Wi-Fi offering is now in the air, and the fleet of aircraft equipped with the technology is expected to grow in coming months.
Chorus Orders New CRJ900s, Reconfigures Fleet 
The parent company of Canadian regional carrier Jazz Aviation will purchase new regional jets and reconfigure some of its existing aircraft with more seats.
 

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