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Major share swap to help save Malaysian Airlines

KUALA LUMPUR — Southeast Asia's largest budget airline AirAsia looks set for a major share swap with Malaysian Airlines in a deal to help save the struggling national flag carrier, reports said yest

British Airways, union reach peace deal

The agreement reached between the airline and the Unite trade union was backed at a mass meeting of nearly 2000 members of the cabin crew branch, the British Airlines Stewards and Stewardesses Associa

Air Lease Corporation orders up to 60 Boeing jets

SEATTLE - Boeing and new leasing company Air Lease Corporation have finalized an order for up to 60 Next-Generation 737-800s.

Deal with airlines to boost Atlanta’s airport revenue

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced a deal between the city and airlines at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport for a temporary boost in revenue as the airport seeks bond financing for its interna

Aviation news: Malaysia Airlines signs $680m deal for A330-300 engines

KUALA LUMPUR - National carrier Malaysia Airlines has signed a 680 million dollar deal with Pratt & Whitney to provide 34 engines for 17 of its new Airbus aircraft, the company said Monday.

British Airways offers peace deal, but will Unite take it?

The never ending battle between British Airways and Unite union, which represents the carrier's cabin crew, over a new contract has been going on for over 16 months with what looks like no end in sigh

Lufthansa reaches deal with pilots

FRANKFURT - German flag carrier Deutsche Lufthansa AG and pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit, or VC, said Thursday that they have accepted a mediator's proposal and ended their long-lasting labor disput

Alaskan cruise tax deal reached

JUNEAU, Alaska - An agreement has been signed to settle a federal lawsuit over Alaska's cruise ship passenger head tax. But it hinges on whether the Legislature lowers the charge.

New software deal inked between Travelport and IBM

A new investment in IBM software is designed to allow Travelport to more than double the information it processes to customers in 160 countries.

Delta and US Airways trying to salvage their deal

US Airways and Delta Air Lines, trying to salvage a 7-month-old deal to swap takeoff and landing rights in Washington, D.C., and New York, have agreed to sell a fraction of the rights to smaller compe

Parnell proposes a deal to lure cruise lines back to Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A deal between Alaska's governor and major cruise lines is intended to entice ships north by reducing the $50-per-passenger charge the state imposes on ships that enter its waters.

Luxury Link launches new family travel deal site

Luxury Link, the leader in online luxury hotel packages and deals, enters a bold new chapter.

American Airlines, flight attendants unable to reach a deal

The Association of Professional Flight Attendants is a significant step closer to a strike after the union and American Airlines failed to reach an agreement by the end of a five-day bargaining sessio

Bulago Island management deal back on course

Following the resolution of apparently pending difficult legal issues over leases and tenants' rights, the deal between The Uganda Safari Company and the Lake Victoria Sailing Club, owners of the Bula

EU signs aviation deal with Canada

BRUSSELS, Belgium — The European Union on Thursday signed an aviation deal with Canada that will allow airlines to operate flights from any European city to Canada and will phase out restrictions on

O’Leary: Deal with Boeing “highly unlikely”

BRUSSELS - Ryanair Holdings PLC's chief executive Tuesday said the Irish budget airline was unlikely to place a big order for new aircraft with Boeing Co., a move that could harm its prospects for fut

Senegal Airlines to buy six Airbus jets

DUBAI - Airbus has signed a letter of intent to sell four A320 and two A330 aircraft to Senegal Airlines, according to a statement on Wednesday.

Bombardier terminates $1.5 billion jet deal

Bombardier Inc. said Thursday it has terminated a $1.5 billion deal with private-jet charter company Jet Republic for 110 Learjet 60 XR aircraft.

EU to clear Lufthansa’s takeover of Austrian Airlines

BRUSSELS - European Union antitrust chief Neelie Kroes said Friday she intends to clear Deutsche Lufthansa AG's takeover of Austrian Airlines AG, though with conditions attached.

British Museum to help launch Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi

The British Museum has struck a multi-million-pound deal to help launch a museum in the Middle East designed by Lord Foster.

Lufthansa strikes a deal to take control of a UK airline

London - Lufthansa said it's going to pay Michael Bishop 175 million pounds ($288 million) so that Bishop doesn't exercise a put option requiring the German airline to buy Britain's BMI.

Brussels Airlines CEO expects EU Commission to clear Lufthansa deal

The Co-Chief Executive of Brussels Airlines said on Thursday he expects the EU Commission to give its green light to Lufthansa's planned acquisition of the Belgian carrier in the next coming days.

Midwest Airlines will add service with expanded Republic deal

Midwest Airlines said it plans to add new routes and schedules after reaching an agreement to expand its air services agreement with Republic Airways Holdings.

Southwest Airlines has tentative deal with customer agents

Southwest Airlines inked a tentative new contract with its customer service employees Tuesday that includes wage increases and work rule improvements.

After two years of negotiations, Alaska Airlines and its pilots union...

Alaska Airlines has reached a four-year agreement in concept with the members of its pilots' labor union after more than two years of negotiations.

Alaska Airlines, flight attendants reach tentative deal

Alaska Airlines said it’s reached a tentative deal with its flight attendants union that will run through April 2012.

If you purchase carbon offsets when you travel, that cost just...

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Hotwire.com(R) has announced that starting today, when customers purchase offsets through a new program with TerraPass, they will only have to pay half of the cost that TerraPass n

Balala reaches deal with Delta Airlines

Tourism Minister Najib Balala and the management of USA Delta Airlines, have reached a partnership to promote Kenya tourism in America ahead of the inaugural flight slated for June this year.

Airline SAS and Danish union hit savings deal

COPENHAGEN - Scandinavian airline SAS and its Danish Cabin Attendants Union (CAU) said on Monday they had reached an agreement on cost cuts for the troubled airline after months of negotiations.

Fair deal wanted

The United Nations is being urged to introduce an international registration system to power Fairtrade Tourism to new levels in sub-Saharan Africa.