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JetBlue Airways Corporation
More! More! More! JetBlue Expands Service
NEW YORK, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today began low-fare service on three new routes, offering its award-winning service, 36 channels of DIRECTV programming and roomy, all-leather seats between Boston, MA and Buffalo, NY; Burbank, CA and Orlando, FL; and Burbank and Las Vegas, NV.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
NEW YORK, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today begins service from Pittsburgh, PA, its 39th destination, with four daily nonstop flights to the low-fare airline's hometown New York (John F. Kennedy International Airport) and two daily nonstop flights to Boston. JetBlue's fares between Pittsburgh and New York/JFK range between $69(a) and $159(a) each way, up to 84% lower than pre-JetBlue fares. Fares between Pittsburgh and Boston range from $79(a) to $169(a), up to 83% lower than pre-JetBlue fares.
Global Beverage, Inc.
Rudy Ruettiger to Discuss Introduction of New Sport Drink on Radio
TULSA, Okla., June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Beverage Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:GBVS) announced today through its portfolio company, Rudy Beverage, Inc., that on Friday, June 30, 2006, Rudy Ruettiger is scheduled for radio interviews as follows:
Solutia Receives Fully Underwritten Commitment to Refinance Euro Notes
ST. LOUIS, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ), a leading manufacturer and provider of interlayers for laminated glass, aftermarket window films, specialty chemicals and an integrated family of nylon products, today announced that its subsidiary, Solutia Europe SA/NV ("SESA"), has received a fully underwritten commitment from Citigroup Global Markets Limited for a EUR200 million loan maturing in 2011 to refinance its EUR200 million of 10% Euro notes due in 2008. The new loan is priced at EURIBOR plus 2.75%, which is currently about 6%. SESA anticipates closing the transaction on August 1.
Hydro Reduces 2006 Oil and Gas Production Target
OSLO, Norway, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Norsk Hydro ASA has revised its oil and gas production target for 2006 down with about 5 percent from 615,000 to 585,000 barrels of oil equivalents per day (boed). The reduction of 30,000 boed is equally divided between Hydro's Norwegian and international portfolio and is mainly due to unforeseen events in Norway, Canada and U.S. Gulf of Mexico, and somewhat lower gas export from Norway than planned.
Maconomy A/S: To OMX Copenhagen Stock Exchange and the Press - Stock Exchange Announcement No. 15/2006
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maconomy has entered into an agreement with ErgoGroup in Norway for the purchase and implementation of Maconomy's financial management software for 1,200 users. As announced in Maconomy's financial report for Q3 2005, ErgoGroup last autumn purchased Maconomy project management and time & expense licenses for the full organisation. These were to be integrated with ErgoGroup's existing financial management software. ErgoGroup has now decided to replace the existing financial management software with Maconomy's financial management software and in the future ErgoGroup will run its full operations on Maconomy's business software.
Maconomy A/S: OMX Copenhagen Stock Exchange and the Press - Announcement No. 14/2006
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, June 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Management of Maconomy has chosen to withdraw the appeal of October 27, 2005 to the Danish Commerce and Companies Appeal Board regarding the Danish Securities Council's decision dated October 24. 2005 which concerns recognition of deferred tax assets in Maconomy's Annual Report for 2004 and Interim Reports for 2005. We refer to Maconomy's stock exchange announcements no. 24/2005 and no. 27/2005 for a more detailed description of the Danish Securities Council's decision and the Company's reasons for considering the decision wrong.