American, Delta, and United Airlines have long accused Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar Airways of receiving $50 billion in government subsidies. Delta CEO Ed Bastian told Business Insider that the three Middle Eastern carriers cannot beShow More Summary
Today is Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) day in the United States. United Airlines’ CEO Oscar Munoz penned a fitting tribute to the late civil rights leader. Here’s his note to employees shared by a FA friend: In 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s heroic life was tragically cut short. Show More Summary
What side do you root for when you’re an airline CEO and both teams in the World Series are from hub cities? United CEO Oscar Munoz had to walk a fine line during the Series. He’s an LA-native but lived in Houston for many years. A friend shared with me his letter to employees concerning […] The post United CEO Comments on World Series appeared first on Live and Let's Fly.
What other airline delivery event will bring up Trump and “fake news”? Where the CEO says that the US3 (United, American, and Delta) need to “shut up and mind their own business”? And where no one is surprised by any of these comments?...Show More Summary
United Airlines just released a heartwarming video covering CEO Oscar Munoz’s visit to areas devastated by Hurricane Harvey in Houston. I don’t think the video requires much commentary. Here it is– I love the simple truth in this video — that tragedy often brings out the very best in people. Show More Summary
Etihad Aviation Group holds equity stakes in seven airlines. Two of them, Air Berlin and Alitalia, are now bankrupt. The CEO behind the strategy has left Etihad. But some investments have paid off. Etihad's grand plan for global domination...Show More Summary
United CEO Oscar Munoz's statements now suggest he's happy with the quality of service his airline provides. Delta, American, and United want to be protected from competition because they’re afraid it will hurt their business. But that’s the point — it will, unless they improve to compete. Show More Summary
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz regrets not listening to his gut back in April, when he got word that authorities had dragged passenger David Dao off a flight in Chicago. The incident made United... To view the full story, click the title link.
ANKARA (Reuters) - The chief executive of Turkish Airlines expects the ban on electronic devices on flights the United States to be lifted on July 5, he said on Twitter on Monday.
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz has issued a statement to United employees on the weekend attacks in London. United has a flight attendant crew base in London and I count United’s London-based crews as some of the best in the system....Show More Summary
British Airways CEO has said the airline will take steps to ensure there is no repeat of the computer system failure that stranded 75,000 passengers in the United Kingdom over a holiday weekend.
Someone shared with me a brief yet touching note from United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz to employees commemorating Mother’s Day today. Dear United family, Our moms are the bedrock of our families. They keep us together, they give us strength and they love us unconditionally. Show More Summary
Given the recent high-profile debacles surrounding airlines such as United, Delta and Spirit, airline CEOs might not be the most popular group of people right now. CNN reports that Alan Joyce, the CEO of Australian airline Qantas, took a pie to the face during a talk at the Hyatt Regency hotel in...
Warren Buffett said Monday that United Airlines bungled the case of the passenger dragged off a plane last month, and he is criticizing the CEO's handling of the incident. Buffett … Click to Continue »
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster speaks on Capitol Hill, where United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz testified on May 2, 2017. O n Tuesday, May 2, America’s airline executives were hauled...Show More Summary
Airline executives, including United CEO Oscar Munoz, were hauled to Capitol Hill yesterday to testify before Congress about all the recent customer service mishaps that have grabbed news headlines around the world. I worked on Capitol...Show More Summary
"Why do you hate the American people?" United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz and executives from Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines faced off with the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday, three weeks after Dr. David Dao, 69, was violently dragged off United Flight 3411 in Chicago. Show More Summary
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz apologizes for an incident in which a passenger was forcibly removed from a flight as he and other airline executives face tough questions from lawmakers Tuesday. "It was a mistake of epic proportions," he said. (May 2)
Airlines can expect more regulations if they don't make big changes to improve the treatment of passengers and overall flying experience, said Rep. Michael E. Capuano (D-Mass.) during a congressional hearing on Tuesday. “We are kind of sick of it as the consuming Americans, but we got to fly, you got us. Show More Summary
U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday threatened United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz and other airline executives with legislation to force improvements as they took carriers to task after a passenger was dragged off an overbooked flight last month. Legislators from both sides of the aisle, many of...