Latest News for: Plano jet


Frontline Workers Honored As Blue Angels Take To The Skies Over North Texas

CBS Sports 06 May 2020
The airborne aerobatic team begins their flight in Colin County, winding over the cities of Allen, Frisco, The Colony and Plano. The jet pilots will then fly over Richardson before circling downtown Dallas ... fighter jets around downtown Fort Worth and Benbrook.

Is Collin County a suburb? Not so much, leaders say at subscriber meet-and-greet

The Dallas Morning News 17 May 2019
Peter Braster, Plano’s director of special projects; Neil Matkin, district president of Collin College; and Tony Felker, president and CEO of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce ... Major corporations that have moved to Collin County — Plano’s Toyota headquarters among them — often store jets and buy taxable fuel at McKinney’s airport, he said.

J.C. Penney comes in for a landing with $20M sale of corporate jets

Business Journal 15 Jun 2018
J.C. Penney (NYSE. JCP) announced Thursday it is selling three corporate jets and expects to receive $20 million in cash from the sale in the second quarter. The Plano-based retailer stands to lose $50 million from the sale, but offloading the aircraft will reduce its annual operating expenses between $5 to $10 million, according to a recent filing ... .

Willis Taylor Finley

Longview News-Journal 13 Apr 2018
He is survived by his brother and sister, Bernell Finley of Searcy, Arkansas and Francis Charping of Bald Knob, Arkansas; his brother-in-law Dewey Glasscock of Little Rock, Arkansas; his children, David and Linda Finley of Plano, Texas and Jet and Carol Schuler of Tyler, Texas; ...

Bolivian Boneyards Revisited. Part 1, El Alto Airport , La Paz, Bolivia – by Hans Wiesman

War History Online 19 Dec 2017
Seventy years of oil-dripping big radial piston engines have left their mark with a hard upper layer of the AndesAlti Plano/ High ... Bolivian post-war Aviation History stands in front on this photo while we see the tails of modern Jets at right, shining in the Alti Plano sunset.

National Signing Day: Class of 2018 signees

Golf Week 08 Nov 2017
It’s time to make things official. Junior golfers around the country will be signing their national letters of intent during the early signing period, Nov ... For NLI tweets ... • • • Boys ... (NR) ... (556) ... (NR) ... (NR) ... (32) ... TENNESSEE Jet Tickle, Bristol, Tenn ... TEXAS Parker Coody, Plano, Texas (24) Pierceson Coody, Plano, Texas (61) Cole Hammer, Houston, Texas (15) ... .

Boeing picks Texas as headquarters for its new global services unit

Business Journal 06 Apr 2017
The Boeing Co. has decided to locate the world headquarters for its new Global Services business unit in Plano, Texas, the jet manufacturer said April 5. The Boeing Global Services headquarters, led by its new CEO Stan Deal, will be located in the sprawling Legacy West mixed-use development in West Plano, near Dallas ... .

Boeing picks Texas – not the Puget Sound region – for its new global services business headquarters

Business Journal 05 Apr 2017
Boeing has decided to locate the world headquarters for its new Global Services business unit in Plano, Texas, the jet manufacturer said Wednesday. The Boeing Global Services headquarters, led by its new CEO Stan Deal, will be located in the sprawling Legacy West mixed-use development in West Plano, near Dallas ... BA) announced in a news release ... .

Restaurant Roundup: Pakpao to hold grand opening for new Plano location

Business Journal 09 Sep 2016
Pakpao holding grand opening for Plano restaurant Thai eatery Pakpao is holding a two-day grand opening for its latest location in Plano. Events will kick off on Friday at 10 a.m ... 150, in Dallas. Customers will also have the opportunity to meet celebrity chef Jet Tila at 10 a.m ... on Friday at Pakpao Plano, 3310 Dallas Pkwy ... .

Immigration, Ambition, Identity Shape Film Miss India America

Huffington Post 25 Mar 2016
1200 cinephiles at the Angelika in Plano on Saturday and Sunday ... 2016 Festival Sponsors included Wells Fargo, Etihad Airways & Jet Airways, Mercedes Benz of Plano, Civitas, Cambria Hotels & Suites, The Container Store, Shraman South Asian Museum, Parish Episcopal School, American India Foundation, and Milaap USA.

A Texas mother and daughter’s East-West journey to basketball success

The Oklahoman 22 Jan 2016
national teams, no McDonald’s All-America selection, no high school dominance at Plano West in Plano, Texas, no courtships with storied college programs, no scholarship to Baylor, without the odyssey undertaken by Quanli Li, the girl from Beijing who grew up to become her doting mother and demanding coach.

How Failed JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson Is Redeeming Himself With Enjoy

Fast Company 26 Oct 2015
With his family in Menlo Park, Johnson commuted to Plano, Texas, by private jet—all while laying off 19,000 employees ... call from Jobs, complaining about a store Johnson’s team had recently opened in the Willow Bend shopping mall, not far from JCPenney’s Plano, Texas, headquarters.

GE to sell corporate-aircraft finance business to Global Jet

Fort Worth Business Press 05 Oct 2015
agreed to sell its corporate aircraft financing portfolio to Global Jet Capital, a lender established last year by Blackstone Group to enter the private plane market, as Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt works to shrink the company's lending arm ... estimated last year will expand by 9,450 jets in the next decade.

Top stories for 2014

Fort Worth Business Press 27 Dec 2014
Robert Francis. 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... The completion of the two planes was a relief for defense officials eager to woo international customers for the next-generation fighter jet. • Toyota moves to Plano How is that related to Fort Worth? For economic development officials, all of North Texas is suddenly a big player among major corporations.

Thursday's TV/Radio listings

The Dallas Morning News 16 Oct 2014
Event. Time. TV. MLB playoffs. NLCS G5. St. Louis at. San Francisco. 7.07. Fox 1. NBA preseason. Boston at Philadelphia. 6.00. NBATV. LA Lakers vs. Utah. 9.00. NBATV. NFL. NY Jets at New England. 7.25. Ch. 11. College football. Va. Tech at Pittsburgh. 6.30. ESPN ... 7.00. CBSSN ... St ... New York Jets at New England, 7.25 p.m., KRLD-FM 105.3 ... Plano at McKinney Boyd, 7 p.m., KVCE-AM 1160.