Airlines Updates

Hainan Airlines Enters Pantheon of SKYTRAX's Top Ten Airlines of

June 26th 2017 11:39PM
PARIS, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines, a leading global airline and a subsidiary of HNA Group, a global Fortune 500 company ...

Hainan Airlines Enters Pantheon of SKYTRAX's Top Ten Airlines of the Year

June 26th 2017 10:33PM
PARIS, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines, a leading global airline and a subsidiary of HNA Group, a global Fortune 500 company ...

Woman on Southwest Airlines flight tries to open cabin door

June 26th 2017 8:06PM
LOS ANGELES (KRON)– A woman on a Southwest Airlines Flight attempted to pry open the cabin door mid-flight on Sunday. The flight was carrying ...

Woman subdues Southwest Airlines passenger after trying to open exit door

June 26th 2017 7:56PM
HOUSTON - A Southwest Airlines flight from LA to Houston had to be diverted to Corpus Christi Sunday afternoon when a disruptive passenger tried to ...

Former Northwest Airlines executive Brent Baskfield was leader in media, customer relations

June 26th 2017 7:22PM
Brent Baskfield, an executive who served Northwest Airlines under three chief executives, died on June 18 at the age of 74. A son, Tyler Baskfield, ...

Airline vet to lead Amtrak in a summer of repairs, reckoning

June 26th 2017 6:37PM
WASHINGTON — A decade after setting Delta Air Lines on a post-bankruptcy resurgence, the airline's former chairman and chief executive officer is ...

Alaska Airlines sets up flight to chase total solar eclipse – with a two-seat giveaway

June 26th 2017 6:03PM
The black disk of a total solar eclipse hangs over the clouds during an Alaska Airlines flight in 2016. Passengers on an August flight should see a ...

Here's How You Can Watch a Total Solar Eclipse From the Sky

June 26th 2017 5:12PM
Alaska Airlines is planning to charter a flight to allow space enthusiasts to watch "The Great American Eclipse" from the sky on Aug. 21, the company ...

US airlines plan next move after Trump announces new policy toward Cuba

June 26th 2017 4:56PM
HAVANA - For U.S.-based airlines, the coming months will be a wait-and-see game after President Donald Trump announced a new policy toward ...

Allegiant Airlines Strands Passengers At Pittsburgh International

June 26th 2017 4:56PM
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Allegiant Airline left dozens of Florida-bound passengers stranded at Pittsburgh International early Monday morning.

American Airlines creates garden for butterflies

June 26th 2017 4:51PM
American Airlines has created a garden to serve as a way station for butterflies at its facility in Tulsa, Okla. "I expect a lot of our employees are going to ...

Airlines Redesigning Uniforms Find Out How Complicated It Is

June 26th 2017 4:45PM
Vera Brown, a flight attendant for Southwest Airlines, greeting passengers last week. The airline rolled out new uniforms for its 42,000 workers this ...

Perfect Views of Total Solar Eclipse Via Alaska Airlines

June 26th 2017 4:22PM
Passengers will board an Alaska Airlines plane in Portland and fly off the coast of Oregon to witness the eclipse phenomenon. While the flight is not ...

United Airlines Will Serve Deep Dish Pizza in the Sky This Summer

June 26th 2017 4:00PM
Flights have changed quite a bit since then, but within the last few years many Airlines have offered warm food choices to buy while you're in the air.

(777-200) Premium Economy

June 26th 2017 3:56PM
American Airlines is in the midst of a premium economy overhaul. Starting with the first delivery of AA's new Boeing 787-9 in October 2016, each of ...

Why Does Qatar Airways Want to Invest in American Airlines?

June 26th 2017 3:37PM
Qatar Airways wants to buy a piece of the biggest airline in the world. ... Qatar Airways may just see an American Airlines investment as a way to make ...

Alaska Airlines' charter gives passengers front-row seats to eclipse

June 26th 2017 3:26PM
The airline announced Monday a special charter flight for some astronomy enthusiasts and eclipse chasers to see the totality from 35,000 feet.

American Airlines employees remain concerned about Twin Hill uniforms

June 26th 2017 3:07PM
After nine months of insisting problematic Twin Hill uniforms were here to stay, American Airlines abruptly reversed course last week and said it would ...

A good way out of American Airlines' uniform mess

June 26th 2017 2:52PM
North Carolina has a long and proud textile history. So it would seem since Charlotte is one of American Airlines' biggest hubs, the airline would have ...

Amtrak names former Delta Air Lines chief as new CEO

June 26th 2017 2:40PM
Mr Anderson was chief executive of Delta Air Lines from 2007 to 2016. Mr Moorman arrived at Amtrak last September after serving as head of the ...