Southwest Airlines Takes Cautious Approach to 2022 GrowthSouthwest Airlines, encouraged by growing leisure travel demand, expects to be profitable this quarter and through all of 2022, making the third quarter of 2021 the last loss-making quarter for the carrier.
December 8th, 2021
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker to Retire in MarchAmerican Airlines CEO Doug Parker will retire on March 31, and be succeeded by his longtime deputy, President Robert Isom.
December 7th, 2021
Qantas Sees Pent-Up Demand Driving at Least 2 Years of Strong Long-Haul BusinessQantas Airways forecasts robust international traffic through 2023 amid strong demand for the long-haul flights it resumed flying in November.
December 6th, 2021
Aeromexico Creditors Claim Restructuring Plan Undervalues Airline by $1 BillionUnsecured creditors in Aeromexico's U.S. bankruptcy reorganization oppose a modified plan that, they claim, unfairly benefits Delta Air Lines and other more senior creditors.
December 3rd, 2021
China Moves Closer to Clearing Boeing 737 MaxThe Boeing 737 Max came one step closer to flying in China again, after the country's civil aviation regulator mandated fixes to the aircraft's flight control software. This could clear…
December 2nd, 2021
Allegiant Air and Viva Aerobus Propose Unique U.S.-Mexico Low-Cost AllianceAllegiant Air and Viva Aerobus want to disrupt U.S.-Mexico travel with a broad joint venture that could see them add more than 250 new routes in the market.
December 1st, 2021
Airlines Take Wait-And-See Approach to Omicron VariantJust when the airline industry thought it had caught its breath from the Delta-variant surge, a new coronavirus variant is threatening to upend the recovery. Or is it? The consensus…
November 30th, 2021
Azul Backs Off Latam Takeover After Reorganization Plan DropsAzul has dropped plans to take over Latam Airlines Group and ended its ambitions to create another giant South American airline. The move came two days after Latam filed a…
November 29th, 2021
Bonus Podcast: American Airlines CEO Doug ParkerLike many airline chiefs, Doug Parker is “bullish” on the future, particularly after a surge in demand for transatlantic flights after the travel ban lifted on Nov. 8. But American…
November 28th, 2021
Kenya Airways and SAA Hope New Pan-African Partnership Will Save ThemKenya Airways and South African Airways (SAA), two of Africa's financially challenged state-owned carriers, have come together under a new strategic partnership to create the new "Pan African Airline Group"…
November 24th, 2021