A4A Reaffirms US Airlines’ Commitment To the Traveling Public

A4A Reaffirms US Airlines' Commitment To the Traveling Public

As the bustling scene at airports across the nation this summer has proven, Americans are making up for lost time when it comes to their vacation plans, business trips and destination events that were thwarted by the pandemic. Every day now, over 2 million nationwide travelers are passing through airport security, whereas that number was … Read more

Unruly Airline Passenger’s Violent Attack Forces Emergency Landing

Unruly Airline Passenger's Violent Attack Forces Emergency Landing

Echoing last year’s all-time high for disruptive airline passengers, one man’s crazed behavior caused his Virgin Atlantic flight—traveling from London to Los Angeles—to make an emergency landing in Salt Lake City on Tuesday. According to CNN, UK resident William Stephen Hayes, 39, was removed from the plane upon arrival in Salt Lake City and arrested … Read more

Vistara becomes first airline to introduce e-tech logbook, goes paperless | Aviation News

Vistara becomes first airline to introduce e-tech logbook, goes paperless |  Aviation News

Indian carrier Vistara will become the first airline to introduce an e-tech logbook solution and will go paperless in its flight operations. The Tata-SIA-backed airline partners with Ultramain Elb to go paperless and will fully replace the paper technical log, cabin log, journey log, damage log, and fueling log providing a validated electronic Certificate of … Read more

Air travel to become expensive? Airline ticket prices to soar as fuel costs increase | Aviation News

Air travel to become expensive?  Airline ticket prices to soar as fuel costs increase |  Aviation News

Oil prices have increased tremendously since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic and were further affected due to the Ukraine-Russia war. Hence, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that the prices of airline tickets will go up “without doubt” as fuel costs rise. Due to the rise in fuel prices, domestic and international … Read more

Qantas flight cancellations spiral, airline struggles to cope with rebound | Travel

Qantas flight cancellations spiral, airline struggles to cope with rebound |  Travel

Qantas Airways Ltd. canceled one in 12 flights in Australia last month, even more than in May, increasing the pressure on Chief Executive Officer Alan Joyce as the airline struggles to cope with a demand rebound. Australia’s national airline scrapped 8.1% of scheduled domestic services in June, making it the country’s least reliable carrier, according … Read more

Qantas flight cancellations spiral, airline struggles to cope with rebound | Travel

Qantas flight cancellations spiral, airline struggles to cope with rebound |  Travel

Qantas Airways Ltd. canceled one in 12 flights in Australia last month, even more than in May, increasing the pressure on Chief Executive Officer Alan Joyce as the airline struggles to cope with a demand rebound. {{^userSubscribed}} {{/userSubscribed}} {{^userSubscribed}} {{/userSubscribed}} Australia’s national airline scrapped 8.1% of scheduled domestic services in June, making it the country’s … Read more

Airline passengers deserve a prize for surviving ‘hell’

Airline passengers deserve a prize for surviving 'hell'

Travel Jul 20, 2022 10:20 PM4 minutes to read Air New Zealand may have won awards recently, but its staff were missing in action when David Cohen needed help with finding a replacement flight. Photo/Mark Mitchell Opinion by David Cohen of RNZ Stranded at LAX at midnight, what was supposed to be a joyful return … Read more

What To Do if Your Checked Bag Gets Lost, What You’re Owed

What To Do if Your Checked Bag Gets Lost, What You're Owed

Given this summer’s slew of flight disruptions at airports around the country, some of the chaos is bound to extend to the handling of passengers’ checked baggage. Especially considering that much of air travel’s woes have been attributed to airlines and airports being short-staffed. So, even if your flight isn’t canceled or delayed this summer, … Read more

Travel squeeze: Consumer NZ puzzled at why protection for airline passengers in holding pattern

Travel squeeze: Consumer NZ puzzled at why protection for airline passengers in holding pattern

Business Jul 17, 2022 02:26 AM4 minutes to read Chaos at Aussie airports as staff shortages extend wait times. Video / 9 News New aviation laws have delayed moves to provide better protection for passengers, which has left Consumer NZ puzzled and disappointed. The organization says refunds as of right for canceled flights for many … Read more

Margaritaville at Sea Paradise Cleared for Sailing, Resumes Regular Schedule

Margaritaville at Sea Paradise Cleared for Sailing, Resumes Regular Schedule

Following the delay of Margaritaville at Sea Paradise’s July 13 sailing, the cruise ship was once again cleared to sail this morning and is scheduled to resume its regular schedule, departing for Freeport at 5:00 pm today. It was reported yesterday that the US Coast Guard placed a ‘No Sail Order’ on Paradise after a … Read more