Cheap Roundtrip Flights. Book now and take flat $15 off with coupon code: SFRTRIP15.

Airlines Updates

Airlines Make Billions in Bag and Change Fees, Setting New Record

September 20th 2017 3:37PM
WASHINGTON — Travelers who check at least one bag when flying domestically are paying more overall than they did before airlines began ...

Spirit Airlines flight out of Metro spews plane parts into yards; FAA investigating

September 20th 2017 2:41PM
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a Spirit Airlines flight that resulted in plane pieces landing in the yards of metro Detroit residents.

Monarch Airlines conducts strategy review

September 20th 2017 2:30PM
UK-based scheduled leisure carrier Monarch Airlines is carrying out a major review of its operations to plot its future course, and has begun talks with ...

Frontier Airlines Adds Three New Nonstop Flights From San Jose

September 20th 2017 1:45PM
Frontier Airlines announced three new nonstop flights to Atlanta, Cincinnati and Colorado Springs, Colorado as the latest destinations from San Jose ...

United Airlines' Tacky, Invite-Only Restaurant Is Begging for a Class War

September 20th 2017 1:33PM
Airports are already a hub for wealth-based stratification, but United Airlines is taking an extra step towards fomenting full-scale class war: The airline ...

American Airlines to launch Los Angeles to Beijing flights after months-long delay

September 20th 2017 1:22PM
American Airlines will launch daily service from Los Angeles to Beijing this November, bringing to an end a stalemate with the Chinese government ...

Trump Is Helping Airlines Get Away With Breaking People's Wheelchairs

September 20th 2017 1:18PM
When chairs are broken, airlines will eventually pay for repairs, but it's not a simple process. In Dodson's experience, it requires documenting the ...

Airlines got $7.1 billion in luggage and reservation-change fees last year, federal report says

September 20th 2017 12:48PM
Travelers who check at least one bag are paying more overall to fly than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008, a government ...

Airlines set record charging $7.1 billion fees for bags and flight changes last year

September 20th 2017 12:31PM
WASHINGTON – Airlines collected more than $7 billion last year on fees on baggage and flight changes, reflecting a steady rise in those fees since ...

Airline & aviation workers' heroic acts in disaster-hit regions

September 20th 2017 12:26PM
I've heard many stories from passenger and cargo airline executives of employees stationed in the affected areas who insisted on staying put through ...

Frontier Airlines Reveals New Routes

September 20th 2017 11:52AM
You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Frontier Airlines Reveals New ...

Porter Airlines opening new crew base in Thunder Bay, Ont.

September 20th 2017 10:22AM
Porter Airlines says a newly-announced crew base in Thunder Bay will create about 40 pilot and crew jobs in the northern Ontario city.

Southwest Airlines Won't Be Clipped By the Vicious Fare War

September 20th 2017 9:52AM
Airline stocks had previously topped out in early to mid-July. Since, they have been sliding lower and lower, with many recently bottoming earlier this ...

These airlines are waiving change fees on flights to Mexico City

September 20th 2017 9:39AM
... /news/article/Mexico-City-earthquake-flights-change-fees-airline-12214558.php. These airlines are waiving change fees on flights to Mexico City.

Frontier Airlines Drops Third Route From Pittsburgh Airport

September 20th 2017 9:37AM
Frontier Airlines Drops Third Route From Pittsburgh Airport ... PITTSBURGH (AP) — Frontier Airlines is continuing to scale back its presence at ...

Aviation RoundTable urges FG to stop foreign airlines' multiple entry points

September 20th 2017 9:37AM
The President of the Aviation Round Table (ART), Mr Gbenga Olowo, has advised the Federal Government to stop foreign airlines from having multiple ...

With new tech, airlines up their IT game

September 20th 2017 9:26AM
This is the first in a series looking into the technology challenges the airline industry is facing and how it is looking to innovate. The previous ...

American Airlines Is Totally in Love With Its Charlotte Hub - Here's Why

September 20th 2017 8:07AM
"The way things are done in Charlotte is that airlines and the airport get together to decide what needs to be done," said Minerva, a 23-year American ...

Airlines Ranked For Elite Fliers

September 20th 2017 7:56AM
(RTTNews) - A new analysis selects Alaska Airlines as the best domestic airline for Elite Status. According to credit-card rewards website The Points ...

Budget airline passenger stunned to spot can of Stella Artois in cockpit

September 20th 2017 6:50AM
A budget airline passenger was left "shocked" after spotting a can of Stella Artois in the cockpit of the plane that'd just flown hundreds of people back ...