Industry News

This is the page for news of our Corporate & Sustaining (C&S) Members. For more information on our various C&S Members, please visit the List of C&S Members for links to their websites.

December 18, 2014

Anthem-Epoch and Essex Industries Newest Corporates

Anthem-Epoch, LLC, and Essex Industries are AsMA's newest Corporate and Sustaining Members.

November 25, 2014

December Corporate News Bites

Below are shorter articles about some of our Corporate & Sustaining Members. Corporate Members can contribute news to the Journal Department or call 703-739-2240 x 101 or 102.

November 25, 2014

United Introduces Mileage Plus Mobile App

United Airlines is offering a test group of MileagePlus members a new, convenient way to pay for in-store purchases and earn up to 24 award miles per dollar spent with a special preview of the MileagePlus X mobile app.

November 25, 2014

SAA Tests Emergency Response Procedures

South African Airways (SAA) recently concluded an exercise which was designed to test the emergency response procedures of the airline.

November 25, 2014

Mayo Study Shows Promise for Drug Combo

The investigational drug ixazomib taken orally in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone shows promise in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma, according to the results of a phase 1/2 study published in the journal Lancet Oncology.

November 25, 2014

NIOSH Proposal Available for Public Comment

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office for Total Worker Health™ has proposed a National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) meant to stimulate innovative research, practical applications, policy guidance, and capacity-building of health protection and health promotion practitioners across the Nation.

November 25, 2014

Baxter Employee Helps Artisans Out of Poverty

Keyne Monson, Baxter vice president of market development at Baxter, and his wife Kirsten have created a website and non-profit organization, Elevita, to help alleviate poverty worldwide by creating economic opportunities for under-privileged people in developing countries by bringing their skills and creations to market.

November 25, 2014

AMAS's President & CEO Wins Meritorious Service Award

The President & CEO of the Aviation Medicine Advisory Service (AMAS) was recently honored with a meritorious service award.

November 25, 2014

IFALPA Committees Meet at ALPA

Several of IFALPA's committees met at ALPA's HQ in Virginia in November.

November 25, 2014

AOPA Reports a Successful 2014

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association's (AOPA's) advocacy team have have accomplished quite a bit during 2014.

November 25, 2014

Air Canada Expands Dreamliners to More Asian Routes

Air Canada recently announced it will expand the introduction of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft to more of its routes to Asia from Vancouver, including Beijing in February and Seoul in March 2015.