Airlines

Alaska Airlines launches new program to advance sustainable aviation fuels through corporate partnerships, shared learning

Launch builds on 2020 program which marked first-in-the-US agreement with corporate partners to reduce business travel emissions through sustainable aviation fuels. SEATTLE, Aug. 11, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Alaska Airlines is taking the next step in advancing sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) as part of Alaska’s Ever Green program for improvements in environmental sustainability. Today, …

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Southwest Airlines employees celebrate passenger’s 104th birthday

Southwest Airlines recently went the extra mile for a passenger’s milestone birthday. In 2018, Mrs. Jane Smith of San Francisco, California, flew with the Southwest Airlines team from San Francisco to Las Vegas to celebrate her 100th birthday. That’s when she first became friendly with the flight crew, according to a July 28, 2022, news …

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These Are The Airlines With The Best In-Flight Economy Experience In The US

Share The Article Last Updated 3 weeks ago The flight experience is important for travelers, even when traveling low-cost, sometimes it is worth paying a few extra dollars for more comfort in the cabin and better overall service, especially during long flights. A new study performed by Upgradepoints will help travelers choose the best economy …

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United Airlines puts $ 10 million behind plan to shuttle customers by helicopter

It’s not clear when or if the plan will come to fruition, as Archer, the company developing the electric air taxis, is still in the development phase. However, the company said Wednesday that’s it’s finishing the design of its production model. Archer estimates the first of its four-seater helicopters could be in operation by 2024. …

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Airlines were too ambitious chasing the travel rebound. Now they’re scaling back

At your place:August 3, 2022 By Leslie Josephs, CNBC The leaders of the country’s biggest airlines learned a hard lesson this summer: it’s easier to make plans than to keep them. The three biggest US carriers – Delta, United and American – are dialing back their flight growth ambitions, an effort to fly more reliably …

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Qantas Airlines CEO Alan Joyce’s mansion in Sydney was egged this summer

This summer, millions of consumers braved sky-high ticket prices to book flights after many COVID restrictions were lifted globally, eager to take vacations they’d put off for two years. The post-pandemic travel boom caught airlines off guard, plaguing those fliers with a summer of overbooked flights and a record number of cancellations and delays. In …

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Woman Claims Ryanair Airlines Flew Her Children To Spain Unaccompanied

Last week, two young girls flew to Spain without their mother after she was turned away by Ryanair. The woman, Kate Barke, was denied access to board the plane because her passport di lei did not comply with a post-Brexit rule for travelers from the UK. “Third-country” national passports must be issued less than 10 …

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Sun Country Airlines now booking flights from Chippewa Valley Regional Airport

UAE CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) – Travelers in the Chippewa Valley can now begin booking their flights on Sun Country Airlines with service out of the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport. The announcement Thursday by the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport said that flights from the Chippewa Valley to Minneapolis-St. Paul would begin Dec. 1 and to Ft. …

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Satellite ‘frenemies’ OneWeb and Intelsat partner to bring multiorbit internet to airlines – TechCrunch

Satellite communication rivals Intelsat and OneWeb have announced an unlikely alliance to deliver multiorbit, in-flight internet connectivity to commercial airlines around the world. The deal will see Intelsat, which specializes in higher altitude geostationary (GEO) orbit satellites, leverage OneWeb’s low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellites, to provide airlines with the best of both technologies – this should …

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American Airlines passenger alleges racism, says she was banned from plane because of her ‘tone’

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. A New York woman claims she faced racial discrimination from American Airlines when she was banned from a flight because of the “tone” she used when talking to a flight attendant about a delay. In a series of tweets posted Sunday and Monday, Kyleema Norman said she was on …

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