Airlines Updates

Commentary: Timely landing by Singapore Airlines for farmers in the Kranji countryside

October 22nd 2017 3:03AM
Why would a big player like Singapore Airlines team up with local farmers? Kranji Countryside Association's Manda Foo explains why this a step ...

JetBlue pulls fares from 11 online travel booking sites

October 22nd 2017 12:26AM
The decision follows the lead of Southwest Airlines, which has long kept its booking information from some of the most popular online travel sites.

Will Cathay Pacific face a pilot exodus to mainland airlines as it cuts salaries and benefits?

October 21st 2017 11:30PM
Mainland Chinese carriers are seeking to poach Cathay Pacific Airways pilots, capitalising on a cost-cutting drive by Hong Kong's flagship airline to ...

Captain Izham's appointment draws positive views

October 21st 2017 10:22PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines Bhd has once again found itself a new commander to steer the airline towards profitability with the appointment of ...

Bring back maintenance role, ex-CEO urges new MAS chief

October 21st 2017 10:00PM
KUALA LUMPUR: The first thing that Capt Izham Ismail must do after he takes the helm at Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) is to bring back the aircraft's ...

Airlines cancel flights to Japan, Taiwan because of 'Paolo'

October 21st 2017 9:37PM
MANILA - Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific have cancelled several flights on Sunday because of super typhoon Paolo (international name: Lan).

Local CEO good for Malaysia Airlines, says ex-boss

October 21st 2017 9:26PM
KUALA LUMPUR: Former Malaysia Airlines (MAS) CEO Abdul Aziz Rahman is happy that Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) has appointed Capt Izham ...

Monarch Airlines backer Greybull in fresh row over debt deal for British Steel

October 21st 2017 6:03PM
The secretive investment firm that presided over the collapse of Monarch Airlines has saddled Scunthorpe steelworks with high-interest debt. Greybull ...

Singapore Airlines Set to Finalise $13.8 billion Boeing Order Next Week

October 21st 2017 4:33PM
On Friday, Singapore Airlines Ltd said that it would finalise an order for 39 Boeing Co aircraft that is worth $13.8 billion at list prices when Lee Hsien ...

Appointment of local to helm airline 'should be welcomed'

October 21st 2017 4:00PM
KUALA LUMPUR • The appointment of home-grown talent, Captain Izham Ismail, to helm Malaysia Airlines as group chief executive officer should be ...

Sacramento-bound plane turned around due to disruptive passenger

October 21st 2017 4:00PM
An American Airlines flight headed to Sacramento was turned around mid-flight due to a disruptive passenger, the airline confirms. Flight AA 1316 took ...

Analyzing LATAM Airlines Group (NYSE:LTM) and Its Competitors

October 21st 2017 2:18PM
LATAM Airlines Group (NYSE: LTM) is one of 31 publicly-traded companies in the “Airlines” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will ...

Is United Airlines Oversold After 12% Drop?-- United Pilots Say Wall Street Ignores Longterm Reality

October 21st 2017 1:33PM
Either the airline industry has not been totally restructured in the way nearly everyone in the industry believes it has, or the selloff of United shares on ...

American Airlines let stroke victim wander into traffic: suit

October 21st 2017 1:11PM
“Ms. Oriental was treated with a shocking lack of concern by American Airlines employees at a time when she needed them most,” Applebaum said in ...

Cyrus Capital Partners LP Has $172.79 Million Holdings in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

October 21st 2017 12:48PM
Cyrus Capital Partners L.P. trimmed its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines, ... Patten Group Inc. grew its holdings in Delta Air Lines by 0.3% during the ...

Why Frontier is one of the only airlines without in-flight Wi-Fi

October 21st 2017 11:41AM
"These services are not currently available on Frontier flights," the airline website says. "We would rather pass the cost-savings on to our customers ...

Air France boss says UK must play by the EU court's rules after Brexit

October 21st 2017 11:08AM
“For Air France-KLM, and other airlines, the British market is important but it is not a huge part of our activity. I think it is more a problem for British ...

MAS appoints former pilot CEO after resignation

October 21st 2017 11:05AM
Malaysia Airlines Bhd on Friday named veteran senior executive Izham Ismail as its new CEO after his predecessor's shock departure dealt a fresh ...

Six airlines are moving their terminals at LaGuardia Airport as construction progresses

October 21st 2017 10:33AM
With the multi-billion dollar renovation of LaGuardia Airport in high gear, six airline carriers are relocating their operations within the airports terminals ...

Cost Creep Remains American Airlines' Achilles Heel

October 21st 2017 9:48AM
In recent years, United Continental's (NYSE:UAL) perennial margin deficit relative to Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) has become a frequent topic of ...