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Qatar Airways hits the tarmac running

UGANDA (eTN) - When QR 536, an Airbus A320 in a two-class configuration with the latest in-flight entertainment equipment and OnAir Internet connectivity on board, landed at Entebbe International Airp

United Airlines flight 937 keeps passengers stuck on tarmac 7 Hours

NAPA, Calif. - The following is a statement by Kate Hanni, founder FlyersRights.org:

3 Hour Rule for tarmac strandings is working

NAPA, CA - According to the latest data, last year in June there were 268 tarmac delays of over 3 hours. This year in June there were 3.

Airport news: US tarmac delays plunge from 268 to 3

Airline flights stuck on tarmacs for more than three hours fell to three in June, the second month of a rule that fines carriers for such delays, from 268 a year ago, according to a U.S. report.

New road to Kisoro in Uganda may be breaking up before...

The long-awaited new tarmac road connecting the two southwestern Ugandan towns of Kabale and Kisoro is reportedly already developing cracks before it is even handed over by the contractors to the gove

Hanni objects to JFK tarmac exemption

Before the law regarding tarmac delays has actually gone into effect, Delta and JetBlue are complaining that they should not be penalized at John F.

Stranded snowstorm victims spend 8 Hours on Atlanta’s tarmac

Having your flight cancelled because of the snowstorm is bad enough, but imagine having to sit helpless and strapped in, on the tarmac, for as long as 8 hours beforehand.

Transportation Department concedes “we screwed up”

NAPA, CA - Flyersrights.org, formerly Coalition for an Airline Passengers' Bill of Rights, has discovered that airlines aren't accurately reporting, and that the Department of Transportation isn't acc