Sunday 2 August 2015
 
»
Tag
 
»
US airlines

US probes if airlines in plot to keep fares high

The US Department of Justice said on Wednesday it is investigating whether US airlines worked together illegally to keep airfares high by signaling plans to limit flights. The Justice Department wrote to major US air carriers dema

More…

Al Baker sees no need for concessions to US airlines

Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker said on Monday he saw no reason for Middle Eastern governments to propose any changes to transportation policy in response to US airlines that allege unfair competition from Gulf carriers.

More…

US airliners ‘could be vulnerable to in-flight hacking’

US commercial airliners could be hacked in flight by passengers using a plane's wireless entertainment system to access its flight controls, a federal watchdog agency warned on Tuesday. A new report from the US Government Acco

More…

US airliners ‘could be vulnerable to in-flight hacking’

US commercial airliners could be hacked in flight by passengers using a plane's wireless entertainment system to access its flight controls, a federal watchdog agency warned on Tuesday. A new report from the US Government Acco

More…

US airlines, hotels wary of Expedia-Orbitz merger

The US airline industry expressed concerns on Friday about the tentative merger of Expedia Inc and Orbitz Worldwide Inc, saying it could hurt the travel business, but hinted it would not lobby actively against the deal. Expedia

More…

US airline flights land after bomb threats

Bomb threats against two US airline flights on Saturday prompted North American air defence fighter planes to scramble to accompany them to their destination in Atlanta, an airport spokesman said. The planes landed safely at Harts

More…

US airlines highlight problems of Ebola travel ban

US airlines have said little publicly about political pressure to close the country's borders to travellers from Ebola-ravaged countries in West Africa, but in private they have briefed government officials about the challenges to implementi

More…

Ebola fears spread as 4,000 killed in West Africa

Airline and hospital officials said a Delta Air Lines plane was held at McCarran International Airport, but it turned out to be a false alarm and an all-clear was issued. A Delta spokesman said the concerns arose after a passenger on the flight

More…

Ebola fears spread as 4,000 killed in West Africa

A commercial plane was briefly quarantined on a Las Vegas airport tarmac on Friday, sending airline shares down as worldwide fears increased that Ebola could spread outside West Africa, where it has killed more than 4,000 people.

More…

FAA bans US airlines from flying over Iraq

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Friday restricted US airlines and commercial operators from flying over Iraq while armed conflict raged and the United States launched air strikes. The FAA had previously, on Aug. 1,

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads