| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Delta Air Lines has made a habit in the last couple of years of putting out safety videos that infuse the necessary pre-flight info with a little bit of humor.
The latest, posted to their youtube account on Tuesday at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:34 AM
A week after a federal agency began the process of lifting the ban on cellphone calls on planes, the chief executive of one of the nation's largest airlines vowed to keep phones silent on his company's flights.
The chief executive of Delta Air Lines,...
| Dec 18, 2013
The chief executive of one of America's largest airlines vowed to keep phones silent on flights, despite some rumblings in Washington about lifting the ban on cellphone calls.
Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson told his employees Wednesday that the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:15 PM
The holiday travel crowds at Los Angeles International Airport will be even bigger this year, with passenger volume expected to be 8.2% higher than last year, the airport said.
From Friday until Jan. 2, 2.6 million passengers are expected to fly in...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Gogo Inc., a provider of aircraft Internet and communications services, reported record quarterly revenue on Monday, rebuilding investor confidence after AT&T announced last month that it will join the in-flight Internet playing field.
Revenue was up 35...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:15 AM
On-time rates in March for airlines dominant in the Chicago region recovered from weather-induced tardiness of January and February, but they were still not stellar.
For example, Chicago-based United Airlines was on time nationwide 79.4 percent of the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Chicago-based United Continental Holdings, parent of United Airlines, on Thursday reported a huge loss for the first quarter, blaming “historic severe weather” and weakness in Asia but also conceding that the airline is underperforming...
| Apr 26, 2014
It's rehearsal night at the Beachsound production studio in Miami Gardens, and Rob Elba and Brian Franklin are swapping memories of a man who's become synonymous with South Florida's noise-rock scene: Frank Falestra, a.k.a. Rat Bastard.
| May 23, 2013
| 1:14 PM
We’re back to one of my favorite local topics, the City of Boca Raton. This time, my colleague Anne Geggis has ferreted out a typically Boca-esque (Bocaic? Bocalonian? Bocazoidal?) solution to a vexing problem, to wit: Legitimate, wholesome users of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:23 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration could revisit Newport Beach's request that the agency consider developing an advanced departure procedure from John Wayne Airport that would dampen the roar of jet engines over homes neighboring the Upper Newport Bay,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:42 AM
You never know what's inside a grab bag.
Michael Schmidt snatched a suitcase from a luggage carousel at the Daytona Beach International Airport containing $70,000 worth of surgical equipment that was scheduled to be used in a spinal operation later in...