| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Dozens of new jobs are about to be created at South Bend Airport.
SkyWest Airlines has announced plans to open a maintenance facility at the airport, an operation slated to begin in the coming months in an existing hangar.
Of the 40 jobs being...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:30 AM
While it's not unusual for networks to stream the pilots of their new series online before they launch in the fall, ABC has also taken to the skies to promote its new comedy "Trophy Wife."
The network is currently airing the first episode of the comedy...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Passenger fees and other extra charges generated $27.1 billion for airlines around the world in 2012, with major carriers like United, Delta and American airlines leading the revenue race.
In 2012, 53 airlines around the globe collected $27.1 billion in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:03 PM
The Newport Beach City Council wants to change the way planes take off from John Wayne Airport and has asked the Federal Aviation Administration to consider its proposal for a new departure procedure.
The FAA said it would consider the request. I hope...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Travelers at Midway Airport will have the option to participate in a speedier and less hassling security screening process by the end of the year, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday.
The PreCheck expedited-screening program...
| Jul 30, 2013
A flying museum of three World War II aircraft soared into Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, unlocking memories for many vets while giving hundreds of visitors an up-close look at history.
"It's the first time I've been in one of those since 1958,"...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
I feel compelled to highlight the hypocrisy in the decision of the Justice Department to block the merger of American Airlines and US Airways. While I don't have a position one way or the other on the merger, I think the government's stance is comical...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:06 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The government is putting its foot down on rising airfares and fees by blocking the latest airline merger — but for fliers, it's already too late.
The past decade has seen the largest transformation of the airline industry in...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Passengers waited in an airplane Sunday at the Aberdeen airport as grounds personnel were contacted and made their way to the airport when a SkyWest flight from Minneapolis came into Aberdeen at an irregular time Sunday evening.
| Jul 3, 2013
Voting rights: In the June 30 Section A, an article about the effects of the Supreme Court's decision striking down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act said Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote that black voter registration in Mississippi was 6.4%...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Passengers in plane crashes today, such as the one in San Francisco involving Asiana Airlines Flight 214, are more likely to survive than in past disasters.
Saturday's crash was the latest where a big commercial airliner was destroyed but most...