|China Eastern and Delta solidify strategic partnership|
SHANGHAI and ATLANTA, July 27, 2015 – China Eastern Airlines and Delta Air Lines today signed an agreement to expand their partnership and better connect Delta*s global network with China Eastern, one of the leading airlines in China. The agreement will include a $450 million investment by Delta to acquire a 3.55 percent stake in China Eastern.
This move marks a significant step in th... Readmore
|Delta Board of Directors Names Kathy Waller as Newest Member|
ATLANTA, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines* (NYSE: DAL) board of directors today announced Kathy N. Waller as its newest member, effective immediately. Waller is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Coca-Cola Company.
**Kathy brings an impressive financial career with another of Atlanta*s global business institutions,** said Daniel A. Carp, Del... Readmore
|Southwest Flight Attendants Reject Tentative Agreement|
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today announced that its Flight Attendants have voted down a tentative agreement that would have ended two years of negotiations. Representatives for Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 556 say Flight Attendants rejected the deal by 87 percent of those casting ballots. Nearly 89 percent of eligible Flight Attendants voted.
**This agreement ensured that our ... Readmore
|Wyndham Worldwide to Fly Carbon Neutral on United Airlines|
CHICAGO, July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and Wyndham Worldwide are working together to reduce carbon emissions associated with corporate air travel. The hospitality company, which is one of the largest in the world, has agreed to become an official launch partner for United*s Eco-Skies CarbonChoice corporate carbon offset program. The Eco-Skies CarbonChoice program enables the airlin... Readmore
|JetBlue and Cuba Travel Services Begin New York to Havana Charter Flights|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/15 -- Today JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) operated its first weekly charter flights between New York*s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Havana*s José Martí International Airport (HAV). JetBlue becomes the first major U.S. carrier to fly the route since travel restrictions were eased earlier this year.
With the addition of the flights betw... Readmore
|JetBlue*s Newest Route to Turks and Caicos Now on Sale|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/20/15 -- JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced that flights on its recently announced new route between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Providenciales International Airport (PLS) in Turks and Caicos are now on sale. The year-round, daily service starts November 19, 2015. JetBlue is offering an introductory fare of only $99 each way (a)... Readmore
|Spirit Airlines Encourages Travelers to Demand Their Money Back|
MIRAMAR, Fla., July 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For decades, the major airlines have been playing a psychological trick on their passengers. They charge people very high airfares, and then tell them they are giving away different items and services for **free.** In reality those airlines are forcing all of their customers to pay for those items upfront with bundled, all-inclusive fares. Spirit Ai... Readmore
|American Airlines Flight Between Los Angeles And Sydney On Sale Sunday|
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines customers can begin booking travel this Sunday for the airline*s new flight between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sydney Airport (SYD). The new, nonstop route, which launches Dec. 17 and was announced in June as part of the proposed enhanced joint business relationship with Qantas, expands American*s global network by... Readmore
|American Airlines Expands Presence In Mexico, The Caribbean And Latin America With Eight New Routes|
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines plans to add eight new routes throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America later this year, further strengthening its position in these key regions and providing customers with increased options when traveling to these destinations. Expanded service includes new flights to Mexico City International Airport (MEX); General Rafa... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Crosses 100 Flight Milestone In Latin America And The Caribbean|
Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) for the first time will operate a summer Saturday schedule of 104 scheduled flights among a dozen airports in the continental United States and ten cities across the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central America.
**Our People have worked hard to bring Southwest*s value and brand promise of great service, lower fares, bags fly free®* and no change fees to desti... Readmore