Home Tags American Airlines

Tag: American Airlines

The 737 Max will miss another summer travel season as United, American, and Southwest announce a new round of cancellations

United said that it would cancel 80 to 108 flights per day in the coming months as the Boeing 737 Max grounding reaches its first year.
Flight attendants are trained to spot victims of human trafficking.

Delta and United flight attendants reveal how they spot victims of human trafficking

In 2016, airlines began training flight attendants to identify signs that a person may be a victim of human trafficking.

American Airlines and Alaska just announced a new partnership, which will create new travel options for just about anyone on the West Coast

Additionally, American Airlines announced that it will begin flying from Seattle to London, UK and Bangalore, India.

Airline workers reveal how they’re dealing with being on the front lines of the coronavirus outbreak as it spreads around the world

As the coronavirus spreads to countries outside China, flight attendants shared their thoughts about working in air travel during an outbreak.
A British Airways Boeing 747 aircraft.

Extreme tailwinds helped 3 planes break records flying from New York to London in under 5 hours

A route that usually takes aircraft over six hours to fly was seeing flights traverse the distance in under five hours thanks to tailwinds.

America’s most influential flight attendant calls out the US government, says agencies aren’t doing enough to combat the coronavirus

Sara Nelson criticized the government's response to the coronavirus, and called on federal departments to better coordinate with airlines.

American Airlines cancels Hong Kong flights as coronavirus fears slam airline capacity

The airline previously suspended service to mainland China as coronavirus fears cause travel demand to plummet.
TV screens, installed on board of an Airbus A350 XWB flight-test aircraft are pictured during a media-day at the German headquarters of aircraft company Airbus in Hamburg-Finkenwerder, April 7, 2014.

The best and worst US airlines to fly for in-flight entertainment, ranked

Air travel can be pretty boring without the right entertainment so research firm CableTV.com ranked US airlines by their in-flight offerings.

Here’s what United, American, and other airlines are doing to protect against coronavirus

From disinfecting planes between flights to monitoring passengers, changing meal services, and issuing face masks, here's what airlines are doing.
A detainee, shackled at the ankles, boards an ICE deportation flight to Honduras.

Commercial airlines made more than 1,300 deportation flights for ICE in the last year

The flights, which were discounted for ICE, all went to Central America. Nearly 50% departed from areas with large populations of unauthorized people.