| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:20 PM
American Airlines chief executive Doug Parker says "significant progress" has been made since US Airways and American merged to create the world's largest airline one year ago Tuesday.
Ticket counters, operations, and airport lounges have been combined...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Several dozen employees of a ground-transportation firm are picketing at Philadelphia International Airport this morning, but the protest does not appear to be affecting any flights. The one-day job action was called to protest what the workers say are...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 10:00 AM
If you thought that the recent financial success enjoyed by the nation’s airlines would stop them from trying to squeeze more passengers onto planes, think again.
The good news for passengers is that the latest effort to increase passenger...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:20 AM
With JetBlue's recent announcement that it will begin offering bundled fares, the airline will soon end its policy of allowing one free checked bag for all passengers.
JetBlue will start this new policy sometime in the first half of 2015, and at that...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials are following a marketing playbook they hope will help raise the airport's profile by targeting college sports fans across the country with bowl season approaching.
The Burbank airport — the official airport of the...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 4:35 PM
WINDSOR LOCKS — Passengers on a US Airways aircraft waiting to depart Bradley International Airport Wednesday morning were puzzled when they saw a pig board their flight.
Puzzlement turned to concern for one of those passengers, University of...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Burbank Bob Hope Airport officials are following a marketing playbook that they hope will help raise awareness of the airport by targeting college sports fans throughout the country with bowl season around the corner.
The airfield — the official...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: Here is something I cannot figure out: On a US Airways flight my parents want to take from Chicago's O'Hare to San Francisco on Dec. 23, a first-class nonrefundable ticket is not available, but a first-class flexible ticket costs $1,222. The...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:49 PM
The company that now feeds passengers at one of the four airsides of Orlando International Airport may lose a bid for another food concession contract, even though it is offering $2 million more than the firm that was picked for the job.
Areas USA, which...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Chris Reynolds has hit the jackpot with me twice in a row. In October, it was Pike Place Market and Seattle ["Beacon on the Waterfront," Oct. 12]; this month, it was the Alamo and San Antonio, where I was born ["Remember?," Nov. 9]. I went back to San...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:49 PM
JetBlue Airways and Alaska Airlines have the most comfortable coach seats, while no major airline ranked near the top in results of a poll released Thursday by Airfarewatchdog.
Asked which domestic airline has the most comfortable economy-class seats,...