| Jul 2, 2012
THE BEST WAY TO ISRAEL
From LAX, nonstop service to Tel Aviv (starting point for this stay) is offered on El Al; direct service (stop, no change of planes) is offered on US Airways and connecting service (change of planes) is offered on United, Delta,...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:18 PM
The four major airlines that fly out of Bob Hope Airport fared well for on-time departures compared to two other airports in the L.A. area, according to the latest information by a flight-tracking firm.
SkyWest, which operates under contract with...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:45 PM
With a blast of red, white and blue confetti, officials from European aircraft maker Airbus announced plans to build a sprawling plane-making facility in Mobile, Ala.
Work on the company's first U.S. manufacturing plant will begin next year at a total...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Since American Airlines filed for Bankruptcy late last year, US Airways has been trying to merge with the company.
Now AMR, the parent company of American says a merger is an option they'll consider to emerge from bankruptcy.
"The creditors committee...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Wednesday, Gerald R. Ford International Airport confirmed that it's going to lose a direct flight to the nation's capitol after a logistics shake-up among airlines.
Delta Airlines has dropped direct service to Washington, DC from GRR after a "flight...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:01 AM
American Airlines will cancel more flights from its daily schedule through mid-November.
"American Airlines is extending its previously announced schedule reductions through the first half of November by approximately 1%," said American spokesman Matt...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:09 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The TSA is rolling out a new program at LAX that promises to get passengers through security lines even faster.
The new TSA PreCheck program is supposed to expedite the screening process for frequent fliers.
| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Federal officials have proposed penalizing US Airways $354,500 because, they say, the airline flew a jet 916 times after failing to perform required tests and an inspection on an engine repair.
In a letter to the airline dated August 3 but disclosed...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is losing a major carrier. Southwest Airlines is dropping its AirTran Airways service. AirTran Airways offers affordable daily non-stop flights to Orlando, Florida. AirTran will discontinue service from HIA effective...
| Jan 24, 2012
A reader recently asked about where and how to buy the discounted business-class tickets to Europe or Asia I sometimes mention. Although most of you are clearly interested in finding the cheapest airline ticket available, no matter what, some of you are...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:48 PM
I don't hate birds but I do when my ass is strapped into an airline seat! When Captain ‘Sully’ Sullenburger landed that US Airways jetliner in New York’s Hudson River due to a bird strike that knocked out the plane’s engines,...
| Jan 29, 2012
Here is a list of selected national and international airlines that offer flights out of major U.S. cities. In some cases, an airline may not have its own mileage-reward program but may partner with another airline. Note: "FF" denotes "frequent flier."...