Airlines Updates

Why The Airline Industry Needs More Regulation And Some Suggestions

May 29th 2017 4:33PM
First of all, let's get it straight. The Airline Deregulation Act of 1978, nor Europe's efforts to liberalize commercial aviation for travel within its member ...

Indian Airlines-Air India deals: CBI files three FIRs, launches preliminary enquiry

May 29th 2017 3:26PM
The Union Cabinet had cleared the Indian Airlines-Air India merger proposal in March 2007. NCP leader Praful Patel was the civil aviation minister ...

CBI To Probe Air India-Indian Airlines Merger, Other Congress-Era Deals

May 29th 2017 2:07PM
The CBI said the Air India-Indian Airlines merger and other deals under the Congress-led UPA coalition government had caused "huge" losses to the ...

United Airlines Nationwide Fall Fares from $96 roundtrip

May 29th 2017 1:39PM
United Airlines via DealBase offers United Airlines Roundtrip Fares Nationwide with prices starting at $96.40. (On the DealBase landing page, click on ...

Traveling with Your Wheelchair or Mobility Aid?

May 29th 2017 1:14PM
Spirit Airlines will accept your wheelchair and other mobility aid on your same flight at no charge. If you require special assistance...

Frontier Airlines Enters New England Market with Two New Services

May 29th 2017 12:37PM
Ultra low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines will launch new service to Providence, R.I., and Islip, Long Island, N.Y. beginning on August 14 and August 16 ...

Frontier Airlines coupon

May 29th 2017 12:34PM
Ending today, Frontier Airlines via ShermansTravel cuts 50% off Frontier Airlines Flights Nationwide via coupon code SAVE50. (On the ...

CBI to probe Air India-Indian Airlines merger, other UPA-era deals

May 29th 2017 12:07PM
The CBI today registered three FIRs and a preliminary enquiry to probe alleged irregularities in Indian Airlines-Air India merger and purchase of 111 ...

Asia's oldest airline back on top

May 29th 2017 11:18AM
The airline posted $74 million in losses last year – the first time since the global financial crisis in 2008 – and it comes in stark contrast with 2015 when ...

CBI To Probe Air India's Aircraft Orders, Merger With Indian Airlines

May 29th 2017 10:49AM
The CBI will probe the controversial merger of Air India and Indian Airlines, besides alleged irregularities in purchase and lease of aircraft by the two ...

Delta Air Lines Airbus A330-200 (N861NW): Three Incidents in One Week

May 29th 2017 10:22AM
On May 20, Delta Air Lines flight 135 was in cruise, near the end of its long-haul flight to Detroit from Amsterdam. While preparing for the upcoming ...

CBI to probe irregularities in merger of Air India and Indian Airlines

May 29th 2017 9:18AM
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a preliminary enquiry to probe irregularities in the merger of Air India and Indian Airlines.

Air India-Indian Airlines merger, aircraft purchase order under CBI scanner

May 29th 2017 9:10AM
The agency is making an inquiry into the role of unknown officials in the civil aviation ministry in the 2007 deal to merge the two airlines, allegedly ...

Airlines should appoint directors only after security nod: Govt

May 29th 2017 9:03AM
Airlines should appoint directors only after security nod: Govt ... the Civil Aviation Ministry had advised all airlines are advised not to appoint directors ...

CBI lodges cases to probe Indian Airlines-Air India merger, purchase of planes by AI

May 29th 2017 9:03AM
A preliminary inquiry was registered to probe the merger of Indian Airlines and Air India that also led to a loss of “tens of thousands of crore” of rupees, ...

CBI registers enquiry to probe Air India-Indian Airlines merger

May 29th 2017 8:54AM
The agency alleged that the merger of the two state-owned airlines in 2011 has resulted in the loss of thousands of crores of rupees to the national ...

Pakistan International Airlines' IT system malfunction disrupts operations

May 29th 2017 8:52AM
Pakistan International Airlines' IT system malfunction disrupts operations. Aviation officials said that several flights were delayed and further booking ...

AAIB asks airlines to advise its crew about their food intake before flight

May 29th 2017 8:30AM
Airlines should advise its crew on what should they eat in the 24 hours prior to operating a flight to ensure that they don't fall sick mid-air, the Aircraft ...

Aviation is hell because airline exec pay is solely based on quarterly profits

May 29th 2017 8:27AM
There was a time when airline execs were paid based on a mix of on-time arrivals, accurate and timely baggage delivery, and profits. Now it's just ...

British Airways and sister airlines face third day of delays and cancellations

May 29th 2017 8:18AM
LONDON — Travellers on British Airways and its sister airlines in Spain faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, mainly on short-haul ...