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KL-bound Malaysia Airlines aircraft returns to London over lavatory trouble

October 21st 2017 1:22AM
KUALA LUMPUR — A Malaysia Airlines flight en route to Kuala Lumpur made a turn back to London Saturday (Oct 21) due to malfunctioning ...

Hong Kong Airlines hints at Boeing Dreamliner order to rival Cathay Pacific in long-haul flights

October 21st 2017 1:00AM
Hong Kong Airlines has hinted at ordering new Boeing long-haul aircraft to speed its ambitious global expansion to rival Cathay Pacific Airways.

Problem with toilet forces Malaysia Airlines flight to return to London

October 20th 2017 11:41PM
PETALING JAYA: A Malaysia Airlines plane en route from London to Kuala Lumpur was forced to turn back an hour into the flight following problems ...

(Update) KL-bound Malaysia Airlines aircraft returns to London over lavatory trouble

October 20th 2017 9:15PM
Malaysia Airlines flight MH1 en route to Kuala Lumpur from London made a turn back due to malfunctioning lavatories. File pic by AHMAD IRHAM ...

First China-made regional jet delivered to Chengdu Airlines

October 20th 2017 8:30PM
The ARJ21-700 jetliner was bought by China Aerospace Leasing Co, and delivered to Chengdu Airlines on Thursday. It is also the first ARJ21-700 ...

American Airlines is bringing game-changing bedding to the skies

October 20th 2017 6:03PM
Soon some American Airlines passengers will get a cozier night sleep in-flight, thanks to a new partnership between the carrier and online bedding ...

American Airlines Messes With The Wrong Black Person

October 20th 2017 6:03PM
The New York Daily News reports that Williams — who was flying to Atlanta with her four-year-old daughter — was booted off of an American Airlines ...

Ethiopian Airlines offers free Wi-Fi at Addis Ababa Bole Int'l airport

October 20th 2017 5:52PM
A statement released by the airline said the carrier together with the Ethiopian Airports Services “are pleased to announce to their valued customers ...

Singapore Airlines to finalise $13.8bn Boeing order soon

October 20th 2017 4:45PM
Singapore Airlines Ltd said yesterday it will finalise an order for 39 Boeing Co aircraft worth $13.8bn at list prices when Singaporean Prime Minister ...

Smaller airlines face more competition for crews as Air Force plans to recall 1000 pilots

October 20th 2017 4:33PM
The Air Force plan announced Friday to recall 1,000 pilots from retirement could hurt smaller airlines in the competition to hire trained crews to fly their ...

American Airlines contacts New York activist Tamika Mallory after booting her from flight

October 20th 2017 4:11PM
New York civil rights activist Tamika Mallory says she was tossed off an American Airlines plane after complaining about a change in her seat ...

American Airlines Picked the Wrong Black Activist to Kick Off the Plane

October 20th 2017 3:37PM
I don't know about you, but I'm personally sick airlines overbooking flights and then not arming their employees with the interpersonal skills to handle ...

More Russian carriers take over VIM Airlines' Far East routes

October 20th 2017 3:26PM
Russia's Ikar Airline, which operates under Pegas Fly brand, will take over VIM Airlines' service to Anadyr in Russia's Far East as VIM ceases ...

Singapore Airlines to wrap up Dreamliner deal next week

October 20th 2017 2:34PM
Singapore Airlines will finalize an order for 19 787-10 Dreamliners next week, adding to a previous order for 30 of Boeing Co.'s wide-body planes built ...

The perfect customer loyalty program for airlines already exists — but they aren't using it

October 20th 2017 2:30PM
Programs like Amazon Prime — which charge customers a fee — could be a good model for airlines to improve the way they reward loyal customers.

Tense earnings call caps a rocky six months for United CEO Munoz

October 20th 2017 1:34PM
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz (L) and United Airlines President Scott Kirby prepare to testify before the House Transportation and Infrastructure ...

Houston company offers private search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

October 20th 2017 1:00PM
A Houston company is negotiating to conduct a "no find, no fee" private search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, after three governments failed ...

Why Do Airlines Still Make Passengers Check In for Flights?

October 20th 2017 1:00PM
Let's remember that this is not a new concept. Continental Airlines introduced automatic check-in about a decade ago, and while some customers ...

Spirit Airlines Pilots Picket Outside O'Hare, Hoping To Reach New Contract Deals

October 20th 2017 12:30PM
Captain Paul Slotten is a member of the Negotiating Committee of the Spirit Airlines Pilots Association. “We've been struggling to get an amended ...

Gate change ahead for Frontier Airlines in Indianapolis

October 20th 2017 11:52AM
The Indianapolis International Airport says it plans to move tenant Frontier Airlines to a new spot to accommodate growth in overall airline activity, ...