A Hot Summer for U.S. Airlines?To hear U.S. airline executives tell it, the summer ahead could be a bonanza, as travelers cooped up at home during the pandemic take to the airways in huge numbers.…
April 26th, 2021 at 9:31 AM EDT
Alaska Airlines Eagerly Awaits California’s Reopening as Key to RecoveryAlaska Airlines is watching California's progress towards reopening on June 15 closely, with executives touting the date as a key "step change" in its recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.
April 22nd, 2021 at 3:40 PM EDT
U.S. Airfares Heading Up After Record 20 Percent Fall in 2020Intrepid U.S. travelers who flew during the coronavirus pandemic got a real bargain in 2020, much to the chagrin of struggling airlines.
April 20th, 2021 at 2:49 PM EDT
JetBlue’s Approval for London Routes Start of Larger Global AmbitionsJetBlue Airways has made the grade for takeoff to the UK this summer with the official green light for its planned service to London, a first step toward larger global…
April 19th, 2021 at 12:03 PM EDT
The Pandemic’s Network LegacyAirline networks have changed as a result of the pandemic. Some were clear money grabs — United flying from cities in the Upper Midwest to Florida in the winter —…
April 19th, 2021 at 9:27 AM EDT
Latest Airline Startup Connect Plans U.S.-Canada RoutesThe coronavirus pandemic has proved a double-edged sword for airlines. While many carriers have faced the toughest challenges in their history, others are using those same struggles as an opportunity…
April 16th, 2021 at 8:54 AM EDT
Washington National Airport Delivers New $400 Million Concourse Early Due to Pandemic LullWorkers are putting the finishing touches on a new concourse at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, one of the few major airport projects that was able to use the coronavirus…
April 15th, 2021 at 3:28 PM EDT
American Adds to Summer Route Frenzy Amid Concerns of OvercapacityU.S. airlines are scrambling to add leisure routes for this summer, as eager would-be travelers book flights amid the country's rapidly advancing vaccination program.
April 14th, 2021 at 8:31 AM EDT
France Uses Climate Legislation to Replace Short Flights With TrainsFrench legislators are moving forward with plans to limit short flights in favor of the country's extensive high-speed rail network with a new law that bars most flights on select…
April 12th, 2021 at 2:30 PM EDT
Are Alliances Back in Style?Are alliances back in style? In recent years, some airlines and analysts have said the industry has moved beyond alliances and toward a future of bilateral agreements between unaligned carriers.…
April 5th, 2021 at 9:41 AM EDT