Tag: US airlines

IATA helping aviation workers through COVID-19 crisis with free online training
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IATA helping aviation workers through COVID-19 crisis with free online training

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is offering free access to online training courses for up to 5,000 aviation workers ... Read More

Flyers groups ask US DOT for extension on deceptive airline practices rulemaking
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Flyers groups ask US DOT for extension on deceptive airline practices rulemaking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 14, 2020

Citing difficulties created by the COVID-19 pandemic, a coalition of consumer and passenger rights groups has requested that the U.S. ... Read More

US Senators: Airlines must give full cash refunds for COVID-19 cancellations
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US Senators: Airlines must give full cash refunds for COVID-19 cancellations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 31, 2020

Senators Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) today led a group of their colleagues in ... Read More

Delta Clean: What it means for US airlines
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Delta Clean: What it means for US airlines

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 30, 2020

Delta Air Lines is transforming expectations for cleanliness across airports and on aircraft to deliver a new standard of clean ... Read More

Flyers rights group: $0 for consumers as airlines allowed to spread COVID-19
Airline News

Flyers rights group: $0 for consumers as airlines allowed to spread COVID-19

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 26, 2020

Airline passenger rights group FlyersRights.org today said that $0 are allocated for consumers while the airlines are given green light ... Read More

US Travel: REAL ID deadline extension wise course of action
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US Travel: REAL ID deadline extension wise course of action

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced pushback of the October 1, ... Read More

US airline CEOs urging swift Congress action on bipartisan aid package
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US airline CEOs urging swift Congress action on bipartisan aid package

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2020

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the U.S. airlines, today issued a letter from leading airline CEOs ... Read More

US airports ranked by flight cancellation rates
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US airports ranked by flight cancellation rates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

In an effort to help empower passengers to make more informed decisions when booking flights, travel experts reveal which of ... Read More

Routes Americas 2020 brings together top CEOs in the region
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Routes Americas 2020 brings together top CEOs in the region

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 3, 2020

Routes Americas 2020 launches tomorrow 4th February, promising to bring together a selection of the biggest airline CEOs and decision-makers ... Read More

10 best and worst US airports for late travelers
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10 best and worst US airports for late travelers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2020

There are two types of air travelers: those who think arriving at the airport any later than a full three ... Read More

What airline not to fly?  What airlines to fly?
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What airline not to fly? What airlines to fly?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 13, 2020

Planning to fly in the United States? What is the best airline to fly in America?  What airlines you should ... Read More

Worst airports and most disrupted airline routes of 2019
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Worst airports and most disrupted airline routes of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2020

Now that 2019 has come to a close and we’re full speed ahead into 2020, lots of people are making ... Read More

Millennials not happy with decline in airline customer service
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Millennials not happy with decline in airline customer service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020

With almost 83 million passengers flying on U.S. and foreign airlines serving the United States, it's no wonder that sentiments ... Read More

The worst days & routes to fly during Christmastime
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The worst days & routes to fly during Christmastime

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2019

Christmas is right around the corner, and AAA predicts air travel will see its biggest increase in volume with 6.97 ... Read More

US bans air service to all Cuban airports
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US bans air service to all Cuban airports

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 26, 2019

US Department of State announced that the United States has suspended all flights to all Cuban airports, and US carriers ... Read More

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims
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US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more than ... Read More

Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA
Airline News

Samoa cancels Open Sky Agreement with USA

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

The Samoa Government has canceled a multi-nation open skies agreement which will be effective from July. The US Department of Transportation has ... Read More

Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?
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Boeing 737 MAX 8: Who is grounding controversial plane and who is not?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

The list of the carriers that are grounding the controversial Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft and the countries that are ... Read More

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight
Travel Safety & Emergencies

FAA investigating Southwest Airlines safety in how it calculates weight

editor editor- February 20, 2019

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) documents show that Southwest Airlines has made frequent mistakes in calculations and luggage-loading practices that could ... Read More

Panama based Star Alliance Copa: The most punctual airline
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Panama based Star Alliance Copa: The most punctual airline

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019

The winner is Panama based Star Alliance carrier Copa. OAG's Punctuality League is based on 57 million flight records using ... Read More

Air Italy dragged into aviation war between US and the Gulf
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Air Italy dragged into aviation war between US and the Gulf

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018

The former Meridiana carrier, now 49% controlled by Qatar Airways, is in fact under the lens of 11 US Republican ... Read More

US airlines achieve 83 percent passenger load factor, highest level since 1945
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US airlines achieve 83 percent passenger load factor, highest level since 1945

editor editor- March 27, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America(A4A), the industry trade organization, announced that in 2012 the U.S. Read More

US airlines deliver best on-time performance, baggage handling results
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US airlines deliver best on-time performance, baggage handling results

editor editor- January 11, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A) said airlines are continuing to deliver strong on-time performance, including the second best ... Read More

Strong air travel demand this winter period
Travel News

Strong air travel demand this winter period

editor editor- December 15, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Passage of No-Hassle Flying Act lauded
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Passage of No-Hassle Flying Act lauded

editor editor- December 13, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today commended the House ... Read More

Airlines for America launches National Airline Policy campaign
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Airlines for America launches National Airline Policy campaign

editor editor- December 6, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Senate passes bill that allows US airlines not to participate in EU ETS
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Senate passes bill that allows US airlines not to participate in EU ETS

editor editor- September 24, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the airline industry trade organization, today commended the Senate for passage of S. Read More

US carriers deliver best on-time performance in over two years
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US carriers deliver best on-time performance in over two years

editor editor- June 15, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

A4A forecasts record summer international air travel
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A4A forecasts record summer international air travel

editor editor- May 10, 2012

WASHINGTON, DC - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade association for the leading U.S. Read More

US airline industry: Unprecedented era of safer skies
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US airline industry: Unprecedented era of safer skies

editor editor- April 5, 2012

These days, stories about airline crew-member meltdowns and traffic controllers asleep on the job are enough to make even the ... Read More

A4A supports nomination of Michael Huerta as FAA Administrator
Travel News

A4A supports nomination of Michael Huerta as FAA Administrator

editor editor- March 29, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, commended the Obama administration ... Read More

Airlines for America challenges German departure tax
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Airlines for America challenges German departure tax

editor editor- March 22, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. Read More

Bipartisan support of US Senate EU ETS bill commended
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Bipartisan support of US Senate EU ETS bill commended

editor editor- March 8, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today commended Sen. Read More

US carriers post all-time lows for bumped passengers, mishandled bags
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US carriers post all-time lows for bumped passengers, mishandled bags

editor editor- February 16, 2012

It seems the airlines are doing something right. U.S. air carriers posted all-time lows for the number of mishandled bags ... Read More

FlightRights:  Airline scare tactics follow tarmac delay fines
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FlightRights: Airline scare tactics follow tarmac delay fines

editor editor- November 17, 2011

The largest non-profit consumer organization in the United States representing airline passengers, FlightRights.org, has cautioned that empty threats by airlines ... Read More

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