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Delta, JetBlue seek Havana frequencies dropped by Frontier, Spirit

Air Transport World  2017-04-24 15:14:00

Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways are seeking to increase flights to Havana while other US carriers withdraw from Cuba as the US airline industry continues trying to figure out how to best serve the ...

Silver, Frontier drop Cuba service amid uncertainty over new market

Air Transport World  2017-03-14 18:28:00

US carriers Silver Airways and Frontier Airlines said they will end service to Cuba, citing excess capacity and other challenges in the newly reopened US-Cuba market. read more

Southwest, Frontier aircraft collide on ground at Phoenix airport

Air Transport World  2017-02-17 17:39:00

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-800 and a Frontier Airlines Airbus A320 were involved in a ground contact incident at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), the airlines and airport have confirmed.read ...

American to offer basic economy option in February

Air Transport World  2017-01-18 14:46:00

American Airlines has introduced a basic economy fare option as part of the Dallas/Fort Worth-based carrier?s effort to better compete with ultra low-cost carriers, such as Spirit Airlines and Frontier ...

Frontier Airlines hires banks to plan IPO - New York Times

Reuters  2017-01-06 03:34:36

(Reuters) - Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines is preparing for an initial public offering and has hired banks to plan the debut, The New York Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

United adds 'Basic Economy' fares with carry-on bag restrictions

USA Today  2016-11-15 18:11:16

United Airlines aircraft taxi to and from their gates at Los Angeles International Airport on Sept. 24, 2016. (Photo: Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special for USA TODAY)United Airlines will roll out a new ?Basic ...

Frontier Airlines takes first A320neo

Air Transport World  2016-10-19 15:08:00

Denver, Colorado-based low-cost carrier (LCC) Frontier Airlines has taken delivery of its first Airbus A320neo, becoming the first US carrier to receive an A320neo with CFM engines. read more

Alaska Airlines takes veterans from Alaska to Washington, D.C. with Last Frontier Honor Flight

PR Newswire  2016-10-18 13:00:00

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is flying 23 military veterans and their guardians from the state of Alaska to Washington, D.C., to view their war memorials. Veterans on ...

Frontier Airlines pilots request federal mediation

Air Transport World  2016-09-29 17:10:00

Denver-based Frontier Airlines pilots have requested federal mediation in their negotiations with management, in a quest for what the union says is ?industry-standard? terms for its members.read more

A short history of airport moving walkways

USA Today  2016-09-28 12:16:57

Harriet Baskas, Special for USA TODAY 8:16 a.m. EDT September 28, 2016Portland International Airport received a special variance to install an energy-saving, stop-start, motion activated moving walkway. ...

Travelers crave price transparency

USA Today  2016-09-25 22:00:20

Christopher Elliott, Special for USA TODAY 6 p.m. EDT September 25, 2016Delta Air Lines prohibits certain third-party price comparison travel websites from fully accessing the airline?s flight data, blocking ...

Priceline ends 'Name Your Own Price' airfares

USA Today  2016-09-13 09:04:34

George Hobica, Airfarewatchdog.com 5:04 a.m. EDT September 13, 2016If you buy a Priceline Express airfare and discover that it's on Frontier Airlines, Spirit or Allegiant, you'll get hit with a fee for ...

Frontier Airlines to start Havana service Dec. 1

Air Transport World  2016-09-09 18:16:00

Denver-based Frontier Airlines will begin 1X-daily Miami-Havana service on Dec. 1, the ultra low-cost carrier announced Sept. 7. read more

Booking a flight to Cuba? Here's what to expect now

USA Today  2016-09-09 13:57:42

1 of 162 of 163 of 164 of 165 of 166 of 167 of 168 of 169 of 1610 of 1611 of 1612 of 1613 of 1614 of 1615 of 1616 of 16AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideSANTA CLARA, Cuba -- A new ...

Airline fees you can avoid

USA Today  2016-09-06 19:14:56

Rick Seaney, Special for USA TODAY 3:14 p.m. EDT September 6, 2016Don?t pay baggage fees: Either fly Southwest, which gives you two checked bags for free, or use a carry-on, which is free on most major ...

Cruising to adventure on India's Ganges

USA Today  2016-03-25 12:56:35

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideBANDEL, India -- In the dusty waterfront town of Bandel, down an arm of India's Ganges River, the arrival of the American-filled Ganges Voyager II ...

Frontier Airlines promotes Biffle to CEO

Air Transport World  2016-03-17 16:21:00

Frontier Airlines, the Denver-based ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC), has promoted president Barry Biffle to CEO and appointed him to the airline?s board of directors.read more

Airlines appear headed for dogfight on Havana flights

USA Today  2016-03-03 00:50:19

A sign shows the departure times for flights to Cuba at Miami International Airport on Dec. 19, 2014. (Photo: Joe Raedle, Getty Images)U.S. carriers appear set for a dogfight over newly opened flight rights ...

U.S. airlines vie for limited routes to Cuba

Reuters  2016-03-02 22:23:04

(Reuters) - Several top U.S. airlines on Wednesday said they were seeking regulators' approval to start flying specific routes to Cuba, ramping up a battle over a limited number of opportunities to serve ...

Spirit CEO wants to buff 'rough edges,' says fares will stay low

USA Today  2016-02-24 19:43:12

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideWASHINGTON ? Spirit Airlines is a profitable carrier known for its cheap fares, but new CEO Bob Fornaro would like to shed its reputation for flight ...