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On time performance rate of Qatar Aviation Services hits above 99.5%
Susan Tompor: Are we looking at another bubble?
Is Emirates Takeover of Etihad Airways ‘Fake News’?
Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and American Airlines Just Won a Staggering Victory Worth Billions of Dollars (And Most of Us Didn’t Even Notice)
JAPEX 2018 opens today with top buyers, suppliers
Traveling With Pets: The Best Airlines For A Stress-Free Flight
Girl 15, dies after allergic reaction to Pret sandwich on BA flight
Jetblue Founder: Startup Will Cut Fares, Add Room
Moko Jumbie-A tall act to follow – Dangerous art form fuses dance, theatre and athletics
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Need to back up sinking Kansai airport stymies region...

OSAKA – When Kansai airport in Osaka Prefecture was shut down earlier this month after Typhoon Jebi flooded the main runway and terminal building — and caused a tanker to break loose and crash...

On time performance rate of Qatar Aviation Services hits...

DOHA: Qatar Aviation Services (QAS), the ground handling subsidiary of Qatar Airways, delivered outstanding performance last year.  It achieved a mis-handling rate of 0.62 percent per 1,000 passengers, which is one of the lowest in...

Susan Tompor: Are we looking at another bubble?

People who have money tucked away in mutual funds in a 401(k) — and those who own homes in communities where home prices have surged — are wondering what’s next. Just 10 years after the...

Is Emirates Takeover of Etihad Airways ‘Fake News’?

Both airlines, which grew rapidly earlier this decade, have faced pressures in the past two years because of tough competition in the industry. (Shutterstock) ...

Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, and American Airlines Just...

Because while you were enjoying time with friends and family or maybe just enjoying the weather, Congress was busy handing the airlines a massive legislative victory--one that could easily be worth billions of dollars. It...

JAPEX 2018 opens today with top buyers, suppliers

Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX), the annual tourism trade show, opens today in Montego Bay with an impressive group of buyers and sellers, organisers have said. Hosted by the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) in...

Traveling With Pets: The Best Airlines For A Stress-Free...

People who want to travel with their pet should keep these dog-friendly airlines in mind when planning for their next vacation. The airlines listed below have been recommended by other websites and described as...

Girl 15, dies after allergic reaction to Pret sandwich...

THE family of a teen girl who died from a severe allergic reaction to a Pret a Manger sandwich on a British Airways flight have demanded answers.Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, collapsed on a flight from London to Nice...

Jetblue Founder: Startup Will Cut Fares, Add Room

Valley News - Jetblue Founder: Startup Will Cut Fares, Add Room

Moko Jumbie-A tall act to follow – Dangerous art...

Standing tall, confident, and fearless at 15 to 20 feet in the air dressed in vibrant, multicoloured apparel, stilt dancers always have the audience looking up. Intricate dance routines and moves instantly put the...

The Paper Pulpit: Decisions: Good ones and bad ones

A few years ago newspapers and television networks carried a news story that literally grabbed my attention. It involved a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to Seattle. There is nothing unusual about an airplane...

MH370 pilot STALKED twin models with sexual messages in...

Zaharie Ahmad Shah was pilot-in-command when the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 vanished, along with 238 other passengers and crew.Now new messages have come...

Is it time for a universal dress code on...

REMEMBER when people used to get dressed up to fly? Me neither. But I’ve read enough glowing cliches about the “golden age of travel” to know that wearing thongs and tracksuit pants on a...

Malaysia Airlines medical reporting system found wanting – Airline...

The investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 recommended the airline change its medical reporting system after uncovering information it did not have about the health of air crew,  including captain Zaharie...

Here are top business class indulgences on 4 of...

Frequent flier Raul Dias lists the top business class indulgences on four of the best Middle Eastern airlines flying out of and into India From free onboard WiFi and in-flight lounges, to amenity kits by...

JetBlue Is Adding Fresh Food to Caribbean Flights

 By the Caribbean Journal staff JetBlue is upping its culinary game in the Caribbean beginning this month. The New York City-based carrier plans to launch a new fresh food offering on select Caribbean routes, with its...

Girl, 15, died on British Airways plane after eating...

A grieving family are left with questions over allergy labelling and flight safetyJon Ungoed-ThomasNatasha Ednan-Laperouse suffered a severe allergic reactionIt was the start of the school summer holiday, which promised to be her “best...

Biz Bits: Comment wasn’t about JetBlue in Chico

I’m not going to vouch for my hearing. Sometimes I’m sure I hear something and my husband shakes his head, nope.At last week’s League of Women Voters forum, I was pretty sure I heard...

Punialava’a and Samoa Airways – flying the Samoan...

When Punialava’a flew on Samoa Airways to return home last month, they were very much aware of the parallels between their band and the national carrier.  For starters, both are ambassadors for Samoa, carrying...

Congress takes aim at shrinking seats, legroom on airplanes

WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from...

Tornado batters area near Canadian capital Ottawa

OTTAWA, Canada (AFP) — More than 200,000 people in Canada's capital region of Ottawa were without power on Saturday and two people were critically injured after a powerful tornado ripped apart dozens of homes...

Man rescued from doomed ferry in Tanzania

The engineer onboard the ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria, in Tanzania, was rescued today, two days after the vessel capsized. A report by the British Broadcasting Corporation described his condition as serious.Authorities in Tanzania...

Jet Airways faces police complaints, lawsuits

Tribune News ServiceMumbai, September 22 Passengers who suffered internal injuries, including hearing impairment after cabin pressure dropped suddenly on a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur on Thursday, are filing police complaints and planning...

British Airways expected to restart Osaka in 2019 –...

If Japan’s reputable Nikkei.com is to be believed then we shall see British Airways operating between London and Osaka (Kansai) in Spring 2019. The news was posted on Nikkei’s website in Japanese script. British Airways has...

#WHYoming: Marsha Davidson

Welcome to our series, #WHYoming, brought to you in partnership by Kaumo Law. We are highlighting people from around our communities and asking them a few questions. We want to learn a little about them...

Former Southwest Employee Files Lawsuit Claiming Houston Airport had...

A former Southwest Airlines employee is suing the carrier for discrimination, saying the airline allowed workers to create a “whites only” break room inside Houston’s Hobby Airport.In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, Jamel Parker claims...

An Alleged ‘Whites Only’ Break Room And A Noose...

An Alleged 'Whites Only' Break Room And A Noose Led This Former Southwest...

Qatar Airways posts $69 million loss amid Gulf row...

DUBAI - Qatar Airways announced that it lost $69 million in the financial year that ended last March 31, the clearest admission yet of the effect sanctions imposed by the Saudi-led Arab Quartet have...

The Housing Bubble, The Credit Crunch, And The Great...

This article originally appeared on the Brookings Institution site on Sept. 21, 2018. To read the original version of this post, including charts, click here.Why was the Great Recession so deep? Certainly, the collapse...

Here’s how you can cut your airfare with Jet Airways

The full service carrier has introduced “unbundled fares in ‘Light’ and ‘Deal’ categories” for economy class journey in domestic flights. Passengers travelling in economy class of Jet Airways flights can choose a travel plan...

BC-Business News Digest

Here are AP Business News' latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. For up-to-the minute information on AP's coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.New & Developing: OIL PRODUCTION, END OF...

American Airlines Boosts Barbados Service After Nine Years Of...

Ragged Point Lighthouse, Barbados. (Getty) American Airlines apparently has not enjoyed JetBlue’s growth in the Caribbean, particularly...

United Airlines Launches A New Boarding Process That Cuts...

FILE - In this May 8, 2013, file photo, groups of passengers wait at a United Airlines gate to board a flight at...

British Airways short-haul business: any hope for “fortress Heathrow”?...

As the dog days of European summer turn into the cooler days of autumn, let me tell you a story about how a trip redeeming frequent flyer miles made me less loyal, rather than...

A Pussy Riot activist in critical condition after a...

He became world famous for invading the pitch during the World Cup final in Moscow. A few days ago, he was hospitalized in Moscow with "signs of poisoning." Now Pyotr Verzilov, 30, husband...

PICTURES: Shanghai Airlines takes first 787

Shanghai Airlines, a unit of China Eastern Airlines, has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787-9, which the carrier intends to deploy on major routes from its Shanghai hub.The handover from Boeing comes more...

Qatar Airways blames $69m annual loss on Gulf dispute

The airline carried 29.2m passengers in the year to March 31, down from 32m a year earlier.

British Airways Dreamliner 787-9: Club World business-class review

In service since late 2015, British Airways' Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner planes are the most advanced aircraft in the carrier's fleet (innovations include an advanced pressurisation system which means the internal cabin altitude is significantly...

JetBlue, United Airlines Tout Focus on Renewables with Major...

Photo credit: ICAOWith an aviation industry-wide goal to cap net greenhouse gas growth from 2020 onward, renewable jet fuel is a key aspect of some airlines’ sustainability strategies, and two big announcements this week...

Delta to offer one-off non-stop Las Vegas-Shanghai flights –...

Following American Airlines’ announcement back in August that it would offer a temporary non-stop service between Las Vegas and Tokyo in January, rival carrier Delta Air Lines has followed suit with a one-off non-stop...

Airline Routes-Sept.17, 2018

TAP Air Portugal will launch daily Lisbon-Tel Aviv Airbus A321LR service; twice-daily Lisbon-Dublin Airbus A319/A320 service; and twice-daily Lisbon-Basel A319/A320 service from April 2019.Korean Air will use a Boeing 787-9 on its 3X-weekly Seoul-Prague...

The Worst Is Probably Over at Alaska Air Group,...

Over the past two years, rising fuel prices and fare wars in parts of the U.S. have combined to put pressure on many airlines' profitability. Alaska Air (NYSE:ALK) has been one of the hardest-hit...

The best museums to visit for free in all...

The Smithsonian is hosting its annual Museum Day on Saturday, September 22, along with more than 1,500 museums across the country. Visitors with a Museum Day ticket will get free entry for two people...

Wiedmer: Can Vols fly Air Canada to victory against...

KNOXVILLE — Air Canada.That's the nickname that's attached itself to Tennessee sophomore wide receiver Josh Palmer, and it's certainly fitting given both his Canadian roots and his 24.7 yards per catch through the Volunteers'...

Looking Back On Lehman’s Decade In Bankruptcy –...

By Alex WolfLaw360 (September 18, 2018, 10:15 PM EDT) -- Ten years after filing the largest bankruptcy in history, Lehman Brothers is still returning money to creditors...

Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin

To the likes of Bob Beamon and Usain Bolt, we can now add Eliud Kipchoge - athletes whose feats are so unthinkable, so incomprehensible, that they are hard to fathom. On a glorious Sunday morning...

What The Investing World Hopes From JetBlue Airways Corporation...

Wednesday seemed like a lighter volume day for JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU), but it might not be harder to recover from. Trade volumes fell to 2.51 million shares compared with 90-day average tally of...

United Airlines President: United Passengers Should Really Be Paying...

The president of United Airlines, Scott Kirby, thinks you probably didn't pay enough.Barely half of what you should have, in fact. Here's his logic.You want to fly from point A to point B in a...

10 Years After The Financial Crisis: Early Warning Signs

On the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers, NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Sheila Bair, the former FDIC chair who sounded an early warning about the...

Embry-Riddle and City of Prescott Present Wings Out West...

Headlining this year’s show for the second consecutive year is Embry-Riddle airshow pilot Matt Chapman. Attendees will enjoy additional performances from Bill Stein, Rob Holland, Steve Bennett, Cindy Irish, Gary Rower, the Immortal Red...

Alaska aims to improve margins post-Virgin merger

Trustee Gerald McHale has ordered PenAir (KS, Anchorage Ted Stevens) to expedite the sale of its assets to an investor in order to avoid a shutdown, KUCB radio has reported. The airline will auction...

Need to know: why did Lehman Brothers collapse? –...

Oli Scarff/Getty Images Wait. Lehman Brothers collapsed? When did this happen? This week marks the 10th anniversary of the spectacular collapse of one of America’s most famous financial firms based in Wall Street, but with a key office in London. The first...

Are Insiders Pessimistic About Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) Stock?

Southwest Airlines Co. operates a passenger airline that provides scheduled air transportation services in the United States and near-international markets. Southwest Airlines’s insiders have divested from 11.47k shares in the large-cap stock within the past three months. Generally, insiders...

Stabbing victim of ’40-Year-Old Virgin’ actor says she doesn’t...

The former girlfriend and stabbing victim of The 40-Year-Old Virgin actor Shelley Malil said she did not feel safe after he was granted parole by a California parole board in August. Malil spent eight years in...

How a piece of software helped fuel the 2008...

Here at Marketplace, we're doing a yearlong project on the 10-year anniversary of the financial crisis called Divided Decade. At the center of it, of course, were dodgy housing loans that were packaged and...

American Airlines is rallying after saying it will raise...

Scott Olson/Getty ImagesAirline stocks are rallying after the last of the world's three biggest carriers hiked baggage fees. Shares of American Airlines jumped more than 4% on Friday after it joined...