|Southwest Airlines Inaugurates New Service To Cuba, Making Havana The 100th City In Growing Network|
Dec 12, 2016
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today began service to the carrier*s 100th city, Havana, Cuba, with inaugural celebration on flights departing two U.S. gateway airports, Tampa International and Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International. Southwest Employees and Executive Leaders joined Customers in traveling aboard the first-ever Southwest flights to Havana. The Company*s social med... Readmore
|Jury Finds That Sabre Violated Antitrust Law in Contract With US Airways|
NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2016 — A federal jury in the Southern District of New York on Tuesday found that global distribution system Sabre violated the Sherman Antitrust Act in a 2011 contract with US Airways.
American Airlines, which merged with US Airways in 2013, issued the following statement:
**We are very pleased with the jury*s decision and greatly appreciate the time and ... Readmore
|American Airlines Helps Travelers Identify Sources of Reliable Flight Information|
FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 18, 2016 — American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) announced today that it has expanded its partnerships with flight information providers FlightStats and OAG, which owns flightview.com, by rolling out the Official Source initiative to help customers identify sources of accurate and reliable American Airlines flight status information.
American*s new Official Seal of Am... Readmore
|United Airlines and Houston Airport System Break Ground on New Ops Center at Bush Airport|
HOUSTON, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, in partnership with the City of Houston and the Houston Airport System, will break ground today on the airline*s new United Technical Operations Center (UTOC) at George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
The project, which is the next phase of United*s ongoing expansion of facilities at its Houston hub, will add approximately 200,000... Readmore
|Southwest Airlines Tips Off a New Era in Indy|
It*s a slam dunk for Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and the Indiana Pacers as the two brands team up. During a news conference this morning at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Southwest and the Pacers announced a new partnership that will bring exciting events to Central Indiana including giving out 50,000 Rapid Rewards Points to celebrate the Pacers* 50th season (2016-2017), player appearances, and m... Readmore
|Delta Adding Minneapolis-St. Paul Flights for Summer 2017|
Oct. 24, 2016
Delta is making some expansions and changes in response to customer demand at the airline*s second-largest hub, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP), including the extension of Honolulu service beginning Saturday.
Responding to customer demand: Aloha Honolulu
Delta customers looking to get their Hawaii fix will have more chances to do so next summer,... Readmore
|Delta Gives Customers First-Ever Map View Of Bags Journey|
October 25, 2016
Maps are an integral part of travel but for those taking to the sky with checked bags, being able to see a piece of luggage and its journey through the airport and from one plane to the next has been lacking. That*s changing for Delta customers who now have a map view of their bag*s last scanned location on the Fly Delta mobile app.
**We*re the first carrier to offer t... Readmore
|Delta Launches Exclusive Westin Heavenly In-Flight Blanket for First Class Customers|
Delta will extend its premium collection of in-flight amenities with a newly designed Westin Heavenly In-Flight Blanket for the First Class cabin, beginning mid-November. This is an extension of the airline*s existing partnership with Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc.
**We are passionate about making sure that every detail, down to the blankets, enhances the... Readmore
|Spirit Airlines Brings Most Fuel-Efficient Plane To U.S.|
MIRAMAR, Fla., Oct. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines became the first American carrier to receive the Airbus A320neo this week, a state-of-the-art aircraft powered by the Pratt & Whitney PurePower Geared Turbofan (GTF). Considered one of the most fuel-efficient aircraft engines ever made, this revolutionary technology will help improve fuel burn, lower emissions and reduce noise level... Readmore
|United Airlines and Clean the World Partner to Assemble Hygiene Kits For Hub-Based Charities|
CHICAGO, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines employees this week are volunteering at hubs across the company*s network to assemble more than 15,000 hygiene kits that the airline is donating to charities in its hub markets and communities in the United States impacted by Hurricane Matthew. United is the first airline to partner with Clean the World, which works with hotels around the glob... Readmore