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Alaska Air Group, Inc., parent company of Alaska Airlines, and Virgin America Inc. today announced that each carrier has agreed with the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice to extend the date of their timing agreement, stating the parties will not consummate the acquisition prior to Oct. 17, unless the DOJ provides written concurrence to close within a shorter period. The parties previously agreed to not close the merger..."/>
Alaska Air Group and Virgin America Agree to Extend Regulatory Review of Proposed Merger
Armstrong World Industries and Worthington Industries on Tuesday jointly announced the appointment of Rose Mary Clyburn as president& chief executive officer of their joint venture Worthington Armstrong Venture. In the new position, Clyburn replaces Charlie Chiappone, who has been elected as the new senior vice president at Armstrong World Industries. Recently, Clyburn has served as president of HB Fuller Construction Products, a position she has held for..."/>
Armstrong and Worthington elects Rose Mary Clyburn as new WAVE president
Mitsubishi Aircraft's first test model of the MRJ90 regional jet is hopscotching its way from Japan to Moses Lake, where it's expected to arrive Wednesday afternoon to begin a lengthy flight certification process. The plane, built in Nagoya south of Tokyo, left Sunday for the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, and later landed in Russia, said Richard Hanover, director of business development for the Port of Moses Lake. The MRJ90 will make another stop, in Anchorage,..."/>
Mitsubishi regional jet hopscotching its way to Moses Lake [The Seattle Times]
El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. will start holding flight ticket auctions on its website and the site of its low-cost brand Up. This capability was developed by the Israeli startup BidFlyer, whose system enables online bidding for vacant flight seats. The potential is huge: according to the International Air Transportation Association, the average plane occupancy rate worldwide is 79.7%, leaving over 20% of tickets unsold."/>
BidFlyer teams with El Al to auction unbooked seats [Globes, Tel Aviv, Israel]
JSW Energy: The making of a powerhouse [Mint, New Delhi]
Mitsubishi Aircraft's first test model of the MRJ90 regional jet is hopscotching its way from Japan to Moses Lake, where it's expected to arrive Wednesday afternoon to begin a lengthy flight certification process. The plane, built in Nagoya south of Tokyo, left Sunday for the northern Japanese city of Hokkaido, and later landed in Russia, said Richard Hanover, director of business development for the Port of Moses Lake. The MRJ90 will make another stop, in Anchorage, before..."/>
Mitsubishi regional jet hopscotching its way to Moses Lake [The Seattle Times]
Taser by an Independence police officer has filed a federal suit against the manufacturer and the department. The suit filed in U.S. District Court in Kansas City says Taser International marketed a "defective, unreasonably dangerous" product and misled their customers about the safety risks involved in its use."/>
Teen who nearly died files suit against Taser and Independence police [The Kansas City Star]
Cervus Equipment Corporation today announced its intention to seek a long term sale and leaseback of approximately $50 to $60 million of real estate currently owned by the Company. "While the majority of our dealerships are already located in leased premises, there is an opportunity to work with a long term landlord specializing in commercial real estate to capitalize on the value of our dynamic real estate portfolio," said Randy Muth, Chief Financial..."/>
Cervus Announces Intention to Sell and Lease Back Real Estate Portfolio

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