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TDC A/S: New CEO
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of TDC A/S has today signed a Service Agreement with Jens Alder, engaging Jens Alder as Chief Executive Officer of the Company as of 1 November 2006. Jens Alder, aged 49, was until the end of January 2006 President and CEO of Swisscom.
JetBlue Airways Corporation
JetBlue Now Serving 21 Cities From Boston
NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq:JBLU) today begins nonstop service between Boston's Logan International Airport and Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC and Columbus, OH, the low-fare carrier's 20th and 21st nonstop destinations from Boston. To celebrate its expansion, JetBlue is offering an introductory $49(a) fare each way between Boston and Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill or Columbus.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Enters Broad Area Maritime Surveillance Competition
WASHINGTON, Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), the most trusted provider of naval aircraft and unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for the U.S. Department of Defense, formally announced plans today to compete for and capture the U.S. Navy's newest maritime surveillance program. The company will propose a maritime Global Hawk derivative as the centerpiece of its Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) campaign.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers Marks Manhattan Debut With Luxury High-Rise: One Ten Third
HORSHAM, Pa., Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers City Living, the urban division of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced the opening of its first Manhattan high-rise condominium building: One Ten Third. Located on 3rd Avenue between 13th and 14th streets, where the East Village meets Union Square, One Ten Third's 21-stories feature 77 luxury units. The development offers one-, two-, and three-bedroom units, most floors with 4 or fewer residences, and floor to ceiling windows providing sunny unobstructed views. Prices will range from $850,000 to over $2 million. One Ten Third will be ready for occupancy in the early summer of 2007.
Verizon Wireless Service Improves in Southern Indiana
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Residents and visitors of southern Indiana are enjoying clearer reception and fewer lost calls with Verizon Wireless as a result of a newly activated cell site in New Harmony and equipment upgrades on other cell sites in the greater Evansville area.
Salon City, Inc.
Salon City Team Shoots Winter Beauty Spread in New York City
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Annie Casciola, Vice President and Creative Editor for Salon City magazine, announced that the publication's latest editorial features were shot by top New York photographer Luqman Kaka in a series of dramatic beauty images designed to convey the theme for the magazine's upcoming issue, a salute to the worldwide Salon City and 2007.
First Equity Group
StockMarketNewsAlert.com Issues Trade Alert for SIGA Technologies, Inc.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 18, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockMarketNewsAlert.com is issuing a trade alert for SIGA Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIGA). According to M. D'Alonzo at First Equity Group Inc., recent news flow from the company has been very positive: "The company announced today that its lead drug, SIGA-246, is the first drug ever to demonstrate 100% protection against human smallpox virus in a primate trial conducted at the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In this study, once-daily, oral administration of SIGA-246 protected cynomolgus monkeys from smallpox disease following intravenous high dosing with smallpox virus."