|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
|Statement by Southwest Airlines regarding Dallas Love Field gate usage|
Southwest supports the City*s efforts to manage Love Field in accordance with its obligations under airline leases and the Wright Amendment Reform Act. Southwest disagrees with guidance provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation regarding the use of Love Field gates by non-tenant airlines like Delta. That guidance not only violates Southwest*s legal and contractual rights but would also red... Readmore
|Newark Flights to/from San Francisco and Los Angeles to Offer International-Style Inflight Service|
NEWARK, N.J., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, the U.S. airline industry*s transcontinental leader, will bring the airline*s **p.s.** Premium Service to its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport in October. Beginning October 25, all regularly scheduled Newark-Los Angeles and Newark-San Francisco flights will offer:
• flat-bed seats in the United BusinessFi... Readmore
|United Airlines Teams Up with the Chicago Urban League to Fly Local Students to China|
June 22, 2015
CHICAGO, June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines and the Chicago Urban League, along with the China-United States Exchange Foundation, is leading Chicago high school students on an educational, cultural and social trip through China.
More than 20 Chicago students are spending two weeks of their summer vacation, June 20 through July 4, taking in the sights, sounds... Readmore
|New Service Allows the Airlines to Expand Their Joint Business|
FORT WORTH, Texas – American Airlines and Qantas Airways plan to significantly expand their joint business by adding new service between the U.S. and Australia. New routes between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sydney Airport (SYD), operated by American Airlines, and between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and SYD, operated by Qantas, will provide customers with expanded o... Readmore
|American Airlines Group has recognized four employees with the 2015 Earl G. Graves Award |
FORT WORTH, Texas, June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Group has recognized four employees with the 2015 Earl G. Graves Award for Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion for their work in making a lasting impression in the workplace, in the community and as role models in diversity. These employees have made extraordinary efforts to reach out to groups of people within the company and in... Readmore
|Delta employees lobby D.C. for U.S. jobs|
WASHINGTON - Delta employees have flooded House and Senate members* offices this month, asking them to urge the U.S. government to address the massive subsidies Qatar and United Arab Emirates are providing their airlines.
Government subsidies for state-owned Gulf carriers are hurting U.S. airlines and violating Open Skies agreements, the employees have told politicians and staffers. Readmore
|JetBlue*s Newest Destination Antigua Goes Out for Sale|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/25/15 -- JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York*s Hometown Airline™, today announced that its new nonstop service between New York*s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Antigua*s V.C. Bird International Airport (ANU) is now out for sale. Antigua will become JetBlue*s 92nd BlueCity on November 5, 2015, with three times weekly service on Tuesdays, Thursday... Readmore
|JetBlue Adds Grenada to Its Caribbean Network|
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/11/15 -- JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU) today launched twice-weekly service to its newest destination, Grenada*s Maurice Bishop International Airport (GND) from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). The airline now offers up to 152 daily flights from the U.S. to Latin America and the Caribbean, of which up to 61 daily flights are nonstop from New York JFK... Readmore
|Spirit Airlines* Shareholders Elect Dawn M. Zier as New Board Member|
MIRAMAR, Fla., June 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE) announced today that its shareholders have elected Dawn M. Zier as its newest board member, effective June 16, 2015.
**We are looking forward to Dawn Zier becoming a member of our board,** said Spirit*s Chairman of the Board, Mac Gardner. **With Dawn*s demonstrated leadership and consumer marketing expertise ... Readmore