Aeromorning - Aeronautics and Space News - A directory of aerospace companies, events, who's who - Independent Aerospace Insights - Pierre Sparaco's Chronicles aerospace engineering, aerospace jobs, aerospace services, aerospace company, aerospace companies, global aerospace 2010

Aeromorning - Aeronautics and Space News - A directory of aerospace companies, events, who's who - Independent Aerospace Insights - Pierre Sparaco Chronicles - Global aerospace 2010 engineering & services - Aerospace companies

YOUR ACCOUNT

SIGN IN | CREATE AN ACCOUNT

To create a personal account

Click here

If you already have an account, sign in below




If you have lost your password

Click here

 Friday 1 August

 
Directory
Add your website
aerospace engineering aerospace jobs aerospace services aerospace company aerospace companies airbus a 380 global aerospace 2010
 
Categories
> Administrations
> Aerial Legislation
> Aero & Space Jobs
> Aeroclubs
> Aircraft Broker
> Aircraft Leasing
> Aircraft Manufacturers
> Airlines
> Airports
> Associations
> Bank & Finance
> Business airplanes
> Carriers
> Catering
> Competitiveness Clusters
> Conferences
> Defence
> Design office
> Engine Manufacturers
> Engineering
> Environment
> Events
> Events
> Fuel
> Helicopters
> Innovation
> Journalists
> Machining & Testing
> Major Programs
> Medias
> Miscellaneous
> MRO
> Museums
> Research & Development
> Satellites & Remote sensing
> Satellites & Teledetection
> Services
> Small equipement
> Social
> Space
> Specialized laboratory
> Subcontractors
> Supplier
> Technology
> Tours operators
> Training
> Vendors

News Post a news item

Southwest Airlines is Here to Say - It\'s NEA


Southwest Airlines is Here to Say - It's NEA's 'Read Across America' Day!

DALLAS, March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is taking Seuss-style rhymes to the skies to help the National Education Association (NEA) promote and commemorate reading, learning, and community in celebration of NEA's Read Across America Day and Dr. Seuss' birthday.

Southwest considers itself much more than just a business; it's a good neighbor in the communities in which Customers live. Involvement with NEA's Read Across America aligns with Southwest's commitment to Customers, youth involvement, and environmental stewardship.

"Doing our part to take care of the communities we serve has always been a priority among our Company and Employees," said Linda Rutherford, Vice President Communication and Strategic Outreach at Southwest Airlines. "Promoting youth involvement and environmental education falls nicely within our commitment to the Triple Bottom line?Performance, People, and Planet. We couldn't be more excited to help NEA's cause."

"Every year on NEA's Read Across America Day, the imaginations of children across the country are ignited when they open up a good book," said NEA President Dennis Van Roekel. "NEA is pleased to join with Southwest Airlines to promote the importance of reading in school, at home, or inflight. NEA's Read Across America brings students, parents, educators, and the entire community together to share the joy of reading."

Southwest Customers have long enjoyed the carrier's entertaining inflight announcements. Customers flying on March 2 and March 3 may experience some extra rhymes in the skies as rhyme-time commences on select flights. Flight Attendants have been encouraged to wear Seuss-style flair and to deliver their pre-flight announcements in Seussical rhyme. Younger Customers will be invited to read Dr. Seuss stories over the PA on select flights.

Saturday, March 3, Southwest will launch a rhyming Twitter contest to see which @SouthwestAir follower tweets the best rhyme about Southwest Airlines for a chance to win four roundtrip tickets on Southwest Airlines.

Also on Saturday, March 3, the airline will welcome a very special guest to its home base at Dallas Love Field Airport. The Lorax, in town as part of the NEA's Read Across America Tour?Driven by Mazda?will drop by Love Field Airport to visit with Southwest Customers and share his love of reading and environmental stewardship! Southwest representatives will be on hand giving away Dr. Seuss books to Customers while NEA and Mazda representatives hand out educational materials and encourage people to sign a reading pledge.

Click here to read a special blog post about Southwest's involvement with NEA's Read Across America. Southwest Airlines has been a proud supporter of the National Education Association for the past five years through joint projects with various minority community outreach efforts, support of NEA's Priority Schools Campaign, and by serving on the NEA Business Advisory Council.

About Southwest Airlines Co.Southwest Airlines continues to differentiate itself from other low-fare carriers?offering a reliable product with exemplary Customer Service. Southwest Airlines is the nation's largest carrier in terms of originating domestic passengers boarded. Southwest serves 73 cities in 38 states and is one of the most honored airlines in the world known for its commitment to the triple bottom line of Performance, People, and Planet. To read more about how Southwest is doing its part to be a good citizen, visit southwest.com/citizenship to read the Southwest Airlines One Report(TM). Based in Dallas, Southwest currently operates more than 3,200 flights a day and has more than 37,000 Employees systemwide.

About National Education AssociationThe National Education Association is the nation's largest professional employee organization, representing more than 3 million elementary and secondary teachers, higher education faculty, education support professionals, school administrators, retired educators and students preparing to become teachers. For more information on NEA's Read Across America, visit: www.nea.org/readacross

SOURCE Southwest Airlines



Source : Southwest Airlines
Bookmark and Share
Aerospace News Post a news item
Select the number of news items: 25 50 75 100 150 200
   Entry into service of the Arriel 2E
2014-08-01
    Joint Efforts to Improve Safety Industry
2014-08-01
    Saint-Gobain has Completed the Acquisition of Z-
2014-08-01
    Reporters Invited to See Orion, Speak with NASA
2014-08-01
    Eastern Air Lines Completes Current Round- Equit
2014-08-01
    Shareholder Alert: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman
2014-08-01
   NASA's Fermi Space Telescope Reveals New Source
2014-08-01
   NASA Invites Educators to 2014 Summer iConferenc
2014-08-01
   NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload to Explor
2014-08-01
   American Airlines Adjusts International Winter S
2014-08-01
   IAG firms up for 8 Airbus A350-900
2014-08-01
   IAG confirme la commande de 8 A350-900 d’Airbus
2014-08-01
   L’instrument SuperCam sélectionné par la NASA
2014-07-31
    World Routes Tourism Summit Programme Launched
2014-07-31
    Precision Aviation Group, Inc. Acquires Aviation
2014-07-31
    World Routes Tourism Summit Programme Launched
2014-07-31
   Raytheon fires four TALON Laser-Guided Rockets f
2014-07-31
    Jeppesen Simplifies Mobile FliteDeck IFR Subscri
2014-07-31
   FLY Leasing Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
2014-07-31
    Embraer Announces Its Second Quarter 2014 Result
2014-07-31
    Baltia Air Lines Pilots Complete Training
2014-07-31
   ATK Reports First Quarter FY15 Operating Results
2014-07-31
    Aircastle Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
2014-07-31
    Air Traffic Control Equipment Market Worth $5519
2014-07-31
    Go Round Asia with SkyTeam
2014-07-31
News archive...News archive...    
Select the number of news items: 25 50 75 100 150 200


Advertising

 
Académie Nationale de l'Air et de l'Espace subscription

Aeromorning - Aeronautics and Space News - A directory of aerospace companies, events, who's who - Independent Aerospace Insights
Pierre Sparaco's Chronicles - Global aerospace 2010 engineering &services - Aerospace company
aerospace engineering, aerospace jobs, aerospace services, aerospace company, aerospace companies, global aerospace 2010