United cuts 12 routes, drops 4 US cities in latest network adjustment

Chicago-based carrier is cutting 12 routes and pulling out of four U.S. cities. The hardest hit are United's California hubs in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Each city is losing four routes, as...

United cuts 12 routes, drops 4 US cities in latest network adjustment

Chicago-based carrier is cutting 12 routes and pulling out of four U.S. cities. The hardest hit are United's California hubs in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Each city is losing four routes, as...

FAA denies request to cut flight-training hours, citing safety concerns

FAA says it disagrees with the regional airline's argument for allowing only 750 hours of flight experience instead of 1,500. Indiana-based carrier had sought an exemption that would allow...

FAA denies request to cut flight-training hours, citing safety concerns

FAA says it disagrees with the regional airline's argument for allowing only 750 hours of flight experience instead of 1,500. Indiana-based carrier had sought an exemption that would allow...

FAA rejects airline request to hire less-experienced pilots

Federal officials have rejected a request by a regional airline facing a pilot shortage to hire co-pilots with half the usual minimum amount of flying experience.Republic Airways asked for...

FAA denies Republic Airways bid to reduce co-pilot training hours

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Monday it had denied a request by Republic Airways to allow the regional airline to reduce the number of...

This airline was about to begin direct flights from Boise to Reno. It just ceased all operations

Aha! Airlines had scheduled direct flights from Boise to Reno, Nevada, that were scheduled to start on Aug. 31. Customers who have purchased tickets through the airline should contact their credit...

Storms ground thousands of US travelers as airlines cancel flights

Airlines cancel about 1,400 U.S. flights as thunderstorms hit the East Coast. Another 6,300 flights had been delayed by early evening. The three major airports in the New York City area and Reagan...

The Democratization of Airport Lounges

Anne Marie Mitchell, a communications professor in Chicago, will treat herself to a few hours in the airport lounge. “You get access to a bar, a nice clean bathroom, snacks and it’s uncrowded,”...

Hundreds of Southwest pilots picket in Dallas amid summer travel crunch

Hundreds of uniformed Southwest Airlines pilots protest at Dallas Love Field. They hold signs that blame Southwest management for delays and cancellations. Federal law makes it nearly impossible...

United, partner Skywest dropping 29 cities from its route map; list

United Airlines' contractor SkyWest Airlines gave a 90-day notice to the Department of Transportation on Thursday. The airports are all part of the federal Essential Air Service program, which...

Live updates: 2,300 U.S. flights cancelled amid outbreak

By midmorning Saturday on the East Coast, more than 2,300 U.S. flights had been canceled. That’s the highest single-day toll yet since airlines began blaming staffing shortages on increasing...

United Airlines Invests $35 Million In ZeroAvia (Hydrogen-Electric Engines)

United Airlines is spending $35 million to acquire an equity stake in hydrogen-electric engine developer ZeroAvia. Hydrogen-electric engines use electricity created by a chemical reaction in a...

Routes: New Southwest destination from Bay Area, Thanksgiving crunch approaches, United drops more cities from SFO,...

Thanksgiving air travel volume this year is expected to approach or exceed pre-pandemic levels. Southwest introduces a new destination from Oakland; Alaska Airlines starts five new routes next...

United Airlines pulling out of Capital Region International Airport in January

Chicago-based airline will pull out of Lansing on Jan. 3. "We are very disappointed to lose the United Airlines service," airport president and CEO says. United officials did not immediately...

United Airlines Is Cutting Flights for the Next 2 Months

Southwest Airlines canceled nearly 2,000 flights in early October. Alaska Airlines announced that it was cutting some of its flights between two cities in November and December. Despite increased...

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