Troubleshooter: Cruise line kept airfare refund [...] we paid an extra $14,000 to upgrade our flight to Australia to business class. Oceania has received a refund from the airline, but the cruise line won’t reimburse us for it. Cruise...Show More Summary
In this reporting season it would be hard to find two companies more different than well-known Australian airline Qantas and retailing giant Myer. More »
Despite the logical strength of the case for international flights to Canberra, the business case continues to fail in presentations to such key prospects as Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines. The latest rebuff is reported in the Canberra Times today. One of the more interesting parts of the story is the reference to Canberra [...]
We've all moaned and groaned over flights cancelled due to weather. It's maddening to miss your connection (or even your whole trip) because of bad weather, but incidents like today's crash of Delta 1086 in a snowy New York City are exactly why they make that tough call that can affect millions of travelers. Read more...
A flashy striker vs. a heavy-hitter? Who wins best in show? UFC 185, which goes down on March 14, 2015 from American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, will feature a lightweight title fight between division kingpin Anthony Pettis and...Show More Summary
Qatar Airways' CEO, Akbar Al Baker, is no stranger to ridiculous soundbites. If there were an airline CEO worthy of a reality TV show, it would no doubt be His Excellency. I mean, I think this clip from last year's Farnborough Air Show...Show More Summary
UK low-cost carrier EasyJet is looking at using unmanned air vehicles to reduce the logistics burden in quickly supplying spares to grounded aircraft.While the airline currently transports spares primarily by road, a vertical take-off...Show More Summary
Delta Flight 1086 barely missed falling into the freezing water in what many are calling a miracle, after skidding off the runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Thursday morning. The Delta Airlines MD-88 was arriving from Atlanta...Show More Summary
Earlier today we told you about how New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell was on the Delta Airlines flight that slid off the runway at LaGuardia. He even took a picture and video of the aftermath from the crash, which left only six of the 131 passengers on the plane with non-life-threatening injuries. News […]
Airlines Get the Focus of Consumer Protection People hate airlines, which means it’s good politics to attack airlines. The Department of Transportation, which regulates airlines, has spent a lot of time over the past six years micromanaging how airlines display their pricing and how they display ancillary fees. Show More Summary
Who needs photojournalists when you have Instagram? On Thursday, a Delta Airlines flight slid off a runway, up a hill, and through a fence at New York’s LaGuardia Airport. And thanks New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell, we have a pretty amazing photo and video direct from the scene. Donnell was coming back from […]
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the "Lone Star State" with a championship doubleheader as the UFC 185: "Pettis vs. Dos Anjos" pay-per-view (PPV) event is set to blow the roof off the American Airlines Center in Dallas,...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - U.S. airline unions have added their voices to their employers' escalating campaign to persuade the United States to alter commercial flying agreements with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates amid allegations of unfair subsidies. Show More Summary
According to multiple reports, Giants tight end Larry Donnell was a passenger on Delta Airlines Flight 1086, which slid off a runway and through a fence in wintry conditions at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Thursday morning. However, Donnell was unharmed, the player’s agent told Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News. The newspaper…
Hundreds of major corporations have also signed onto the SCOTUS brief I mentioned earlier today. Among those that signed on: Aetna, Alcoa, Amazon.com, American Airlines, American Express, Apple, AT&T, Barclays, BlackRock, Bristol-Myers...Show More Summary
The Delta Airlines flight inbound from Atlanta slid off the runway and into fence on the side of the tarmac. There were no immediate reports of injuries.
NY Giants tight end Larry Donnell was aboard the Delta airlines flight that skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport moments ago... and says he KNEW he shoulda stayed home this morning. Not one of the 149 passengers on board suffered any…
Airline sold $72 biz class tickets for 8-½ hour journey between Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi.
Singapore Airlines is offering 5000 miles just for joining their KrisFlyer program and another 5000 miles if you credit a Singapore Airlines flight to the program by September 30. The signup bonus offer if valid through March 31 and requires registering with an Australian address. Show More Summary
I was really excited to finally fly American's new first class for the first time. I've flown their new 777-300ER business class many times, including the following routes: -- Hong Kong to Dallas -- Dallas To Hong Kong -- Sao Paulo to...Show More Summary