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Virgin America Introduces New Menu and Upscale Cocktails for Fall
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Virgin America, the only U.S. carrier with a touch-screen seatback food ordering system, today unveiled a new menu with a variety of healthy and fresh meal options, as well as a selection of upscale new on-board cocktails. All menu items are complimentary in First Class and Main Cabin Select and are available for purchase in the Main Cabin.
Globalstar Signs Second-Generation Ground Core Network System Agreement With Ericsson
MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc. (Nasdaq:GSAT), the world's largest provider of mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, governments and individuals, today announced it has signed an agreement with Ericsson Federal Inc., a leading global provider of technology and services to telecom operators. According to the $22.7 million contract, Ericsson will work with Globalstar to develop, implement and maintain a ground interface or core network system that will be installed at Globalstar's satellite gateway ground stations. The all Internet protocol (IP) based core network system is wireless 3G/4G compatible and will link the Globalstar radio access network to the public-switched telephone network (PSTN) and/or Internet. Design of the new core network system is now underway.
Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Infinity Initiates Phase 1 Trial of Novel Hedgehog Pathway Inhibitor, IPI-926
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 16, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:INFI), an innovative cancer drug discovery and development company, today announced that it has initiated a Phase 1 clinical trial of its oral Hedgehog signaling pathway inhibitor, IPI-926, in patients with advanced and/or metastatic solid tumors.