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air carrier

A person, corporation, or other entity who undertakes directly by lease, or other arrangement, to engage in air transportation. It includes organizations licensed to carry passengers or goods by air for hire or reward.
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The EC is perceived as generally maintaining a high level of competition among air carriers, and protectionist measures are frowned upon.
The certification of equipment and procedures in Colorado completes the first phase of a three-part plan coordinated with the Air Transport Association, the Regional Airline Association and the FAA to apply satellite navigation technology in landing and departure procedures for air carriers.
In response to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, the Congress enacted the Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act (Stabilization Act) that provided, among other things, $5 billion in emergency assistance to compensate the nation's air carriers for losses incurred as a result of the attacks.
The establishment of an air carrier has been the result of collaborative efforts between the Earlton-Timiskaming Regional Airport Advisory Committee, the Corporation of the Township of Armstrong, the Town of Kirkland Lake, the South Temiskaming Business Development Corp.
What allows these practices to continue is that travelers do not know their rights under the Air Carrier Access Act.
Such route authority would allow Delta to become a significant competitor in the North Pacific and foster greater air carrier competition and consumer choice in a region currently dominated by Japan Air Lines and the two entrenched U.
Officials from Airasia, a budget air carrier based in Malaysia, have stated an interest to the CAA several times to form an airline in Taiwan, so when TransAsia Airways spoke of working with a foreign carrier, many believed it was referring to Airasia.
JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT) said the company has been awarded contracts for AeroTech mobile equipment valued in excess of USD10 million from a major US-based air carrier.
After securing funding, the Golden Triangle Regional Airport has started the work to lure a new westward air carrier to the facility.
Aircraft conformity is a Phase III requirement of the Air Carrier Certification process assuring that the aircraft has met regulatory requirements and is ready for flight operations.
The embattled air carrier announced on Friday that it would axe up to 4,000 employees, including its chief executive officer, The Telegraph reports.
National Air Carrier Association, founded in 1962, is composed of 17 air carriers, certificated under Title 14 CFR Part 121.