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Ex-DeKalb official faces charges

DECATUR, Ga. - A former DeKalb County commissioner used a charge card to buy airline tickets and hotel rooms for personal travel and other public money to make purchases at high-end department stores, federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-26/ex-dekalb-official-faces-cha
Augusta Regional Airport looks at replacing outdated facilities in next master plan

...firehouse and air traffic control tower, said Mark McFarland, project manager with Mead & Hunt consultants. The commercial airline terminal, which opened in 2007, won't change in the coming two decades, he said.The master plan, which will be finalized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-27/augusta-regional-airport-look
United Airlines is improving first class meal offerings in push to win over business travelers

...comes as American Airlines goes the other way...is part of the airline's merger with...decade since most airlines stopped serving...Dennis Cary, an airline consultant with...problems; other airlines were successful...customers that other airline do, leading to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/united-airlines-improving-
American Airlines boosts profit on higher revenue

FORT WORTH, Texas - Profit and revenue are up at American Airlines, and the company will share some of the gains with shareholders.American Airlines Group Inc. said Thursday that it earned $864 million in the second quarter, up from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-24/american-airlines-
FIFA-Russia relations hit snag

...Cup in Russia has clearly changed since Brazil hosted a better-than-expected World Cup.The shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in eastern Ukraine last month, suspected to involve pro-Russian separatists, fueled calls from western lawmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/fifa-russia-relation
Malaysia to delist loss-making flag carrier in major overhaul after 2 disasters

...percent of Malaysia Airlines, said it has proposed...percent higher than the airline's average share price...429 million.Malaysia Airlines has been hit by two...Some analysts say the airline wouldn't survive a...experts have said Malaysia Airlines must take dramatic steps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/malaysia-delist-loss-makin
Officials say Georgia man posed as airline worker to get free travel

...spokeswoman for the airline.Investigators believe...flights and used other airlines too, costing them...in losses."Some airline industry employees...system by calling airline reservations centers. Many airlines use an electronic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/officials-say-georgia-man-pos
Frank Keenan

...during WWII and in the Korean Conflict. His love of aviation shaped his career. Frank was a commercial pilot for Eastern Airlines, and then became a test pilot for Northrup Aircraft. Continuing at Northrup, he became a marketing representative and worked...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172179183
Injustice, imbalance reign

...the same standard many apply to Russia, for allegedly supplying the Ukraine separatists with weapons that downed a civilian airline?The world, it seems, has lost its moral compass. And while perhaps there seemingly is no functional justice system left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-07/injustice-imbalance-reig
Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

HRABOVE, Ukraine - A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying 295 people was...citizens, said Huib Gorter, Malaysian Airlines senior vice president in Europe. There...hours of Thursday's crash, several airlines, including Lufthansa, Delta and KLM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-17/ukraine-295-malaysia-plane-s