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Embraer Gets 5 More E-175 Orders from Republic Airways
4/30/2015 11:37:00 AM by Admin 540

The Brazilian jet maker Embraer SA (ERJ - Analyst Report) received a firm order for five more of its next-generation E-175 aircraft from Indianapolis-based Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (RJET - Snapshot Report), a U.S. regional operator. The order is valued at $222 million at list prices.

The deal will be included in Embraer's order book for the first quarter of 2015 while deliveries are slated to be made by mid 2016.

 

Embraer Gets 5 More E-175 Orders from Republic Airways

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Republic Airways Holdings, Purdue University Announce Innovative Partnership

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ/NM: RJET) and Purdue University have entered into an agreement to launch an innovative new partnership that will match students from one of the nation’s top aviation programs with a career track at the world’s largest operator of Embraer aircraft – an educational first in the state of Indiana and a first for the regional airline industry.

Called the Industry–Purdue Opportunity Pipeline (iPOP), the collaborative initiative concentrates on enhancing a clear university/industry education pathway for students in Purdue’s Department of Aviation Technology and Republic employees.

 

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Dayton airline to host job fair
4/30/2015 6:07:49 AM by Admin 540

Dayton airline to host job fair

A rapidly growing Dayton company is hosting a job fair this weekend as it seeks to add as many as 1,500 new employees in 2015.

PSA Airlines Inc., the Dayton-based commercial airline subsidiary of American Airlines, will host a job fair May 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clarion Inn in Englewood. The company is hiring for a variety of positions to support its growth in the Dayton area.

Those include positions in administration, crew resources, in-flight and other jobs. Positions with no previous experience include crew resources, crew planning, human resources and flight attendant positions.

Licensed positions with open jobs include A&P mechanics, dispatchers, first officers and ground and simulator instructor positions. Jobs that require a degree include maintenance, technical service, safety and IT positions.

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Island Air Offers Discounts to Hospitality/Service Industry

Island Air is offering a special 20 percent off fare for flights booked during April to hospitality and service industry professionals.

As a part of the airline’s participation in Hawai‘i Tourism Authority’s Mahalo Month, the discount provides a way for the company to say thank you to those working in the hospitality and service industry in Hawaiʻi.

Discounts are only available online (use promo code MAHALO).

Flights must be booked by April 30, 2015, with travel through May 31, 2015.

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