U.S. airlines amass $3.9 billion in second-quarter profits – Indiana Gazette


Indiana Gazette

U.S. airlines amass $3.9 billion in second-quarter profits
Indiana Gazette
When the airlines held calls this month to discuss their second-quarter operations, investors pressed them to reduce flights and the supply of seats in order to drive up fares. They cheered when Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Continental Holdings Inc ...
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Airlines waive change fees and attractions close as Tropical Storm Darby threatens Hawaii – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Airlines waive change fees and attractions close as Tropical Storm Darby threatens Hawaii
Los Angeles Times
As Tropical Storm Darby menaces Hawaii, most airlines flying from Southern California to the islands are waiving fees for reservations changes. As of 7 p.m. Pacific time Saturday, the storm was 45 miles south of Hilo on the Big Island, where heavy rain ...

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It’s fare game for US Airlines – Boston Herald


Boston Herald

It's fare game for US Airlines
Boston Herald
On Friday, American Airlines Group Inc. became the last of the big four to report results. American, the world's biggest airline, earned $950 million in the second quarter, beating Wall Street expectations. Still, profit fell 44 percent from a year ago ...
U.S. airlines amass $3.9 billion in second-quarter profitsIndiana Gazette
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Despite star-studded launch, Putrajaya says not heard of MonSpace Sky Airlines – Malay Mail Online


Malay Mail Online

Despite star-studded launch, Putrajaya says not heard of MonSpace Sky Airlines
Malay Mail Online
Picture courtesy of MariaCordero/FacebookKUALA LUMPUR, July 24 — The Ministry of Transport said it was unaware of a new carrier called MonSpace Sky Airline, despite its glittery launch on Subang two days ago. The airline, said to be operating from the ...
Liow: So-called Monspace Sky Airlines has not been approvedThe Star Online

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Fort McMurray mother recieves hefty airline bill despite Air Canada promise – CBC.ca


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Fort McMurray mother recieves hefty airline bill despite Air Canada promise
CBC.ca
A woman returning to Fort McMurray for the first time since the wildfire had to pay hundreds of dollars to fly her suitcases homes even though the airline promised there would be no charge. Christina Cormier said she even had the tickets to prove that ...

Liow: So-called Monspace Sky Airlines has not been approved – The Star Online


Malay Mail Online

Liow: So-called Monspace Sky Airlines has not been approved
The Star Online
KUALA LUMPUR: The Government has not approved any new airline in the country, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. He was referring to a news report on a local portal of the “inaugural flight” of one Monspace Sky Airlines. “I have not ...
Despite star-studded launch, Putrajaya says not heard of MonSpace Sky AirlinesMalay Mail Online

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Compass Airlines flight diverts to Portland over ‘security concern’ – OregonLive.com


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Compass Airlines flight diverts to Portland over 'security concern'
OregonLive.com
The airline said the flight carried 58 passengers and four crew on an Embraer 175 aircraft. Compass flight 5733 landed at Portland International Airport around 9:30 a.m., according to the airline. Initial reports from the Port of Portland indicated it ...
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Airlines are Making a Fortune so Why Is Wall Street Complaining? – Skift


Skift

Airlines are Making a Fortune so Why Is Wall Street Complaining?
Skift
It's a strange time in the airline industry. Wall Street can't seem to say enough bad things about carriers awash in profits. The four largest U.S. airlines banked $4.1 billion this spring, but saw revenues slide about 2 percent industrywide due to an ...

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Airline passenger removed from flight at Stockholm airport over ‘Isis tattoo’ – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

Airline passenger removed from flight at Stockholm airport over 'Isis tattoo'
Evening Standard
An airline passenger was removed from a Norwegian flight after it was claimed he had an Isis flag tattooed on his arm. Cabin crew refused to fly with the man on board after they suspected the inking was associated with the terrorist group or a verse ...

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Southwest Airlines catching up after days of delays, computer issues – WLS-TV


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Southwest Airlines catching up after days of delays, computer issues
WLS-TV
The airline said if you are traveling and want to rebook, you should do it online. Customers should not try calling because their lines are overloaded. Related Topics: news airport news southwest airlines. share; share; tweet; email. (Copyright ©2016 ...
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Airline will give £500 to travellers delayed after two pilots arrested – Herald Scotland


Herald Scotland

Airline will give £500 to travellers delayed after two pilots arrested
Herald Scotland
AIRLINE chiefs are to pay £500 compensation to each of the 250 passengers booked on a flight that was cancelled when the two pilots were arrested for allegedly trying to fly while drunk. The president of Canadian airline Air Transat has announced that ...
Drink-rap pilots' airline to give £500 compensation payoutsGlasgow Evening Times

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Ups and downs of the airline industry – Winnipeg Free Press


Winnipeg Free Press

Ups and downs of the airline industry
Winnipeg Free Press
Porter Airlines has just been designated winner of the Best Regional Airline in North America by Skytrax, in its annual international survey. It seems people love this airline for its exemplary service, and complimentary onboard food and beverage, as ...

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Feeling gouged? How to save money on airline fees – CBC.ca


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Feeling gouged? How to save money on airline fees
CBC.ca
So how can you avoid some of those pesky airline charges that keep adding up and up? CBC News did the research to help you stick ... If Air Canada tends to be your airline of choice and you collect Aeroplan miles, you may want to consider a TD Aeroplan ...

Drink-rap pilots’ airline to give £500 compensation payouts – Glasgow Evening Times


Glasgow Evening Times

Drink-rap pilots' airline to give £500 compensation payouts
Glasgow Evening Times
AIRLINE chiefs are to cough up £500 compensation to each of the 250 passengers booked on a flight that was cancelled after two pilots were charged with being drunk. The president of Canadian airline Air Transat has announced that all those due to fly ...

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Airline reports 2Q profit of $950M – Arkansas Online


Arkansas Online

Airline reports 2Q profit of $950M
Arkansas Online
American -- the world's biggest airline and the last of the big four U.S. airlines to report results -- earned $950 million in the second quarter, beating Wall Street expectations. Revenue fell 4.3 percent to $10.4 billion, the company said. That ...
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One British Airways passenger fought back – and you can too – The Guardian


The Guardian

One British Airways passenger fought back – and you can too
The Guardian
A recently formed scheme, Airline Dispute Resolution, part of the retail ombudsman, may order airlines to pay up. Often the county court, using MoneyClaim Online, will result in a reasonable settlement. This requires no legal knowledge, and for any ...

Kazakh petrofirm puts Euro-Asia Air unit up for sale

KazMunayGas (KMG), the state-owned oil and gas company of Kazakhstan, has placed its Euro-Asia Air (6Z, Atyrau) unit up for sale. The Kazakh sovereign wealth fund, Samruk Kazyna, says the sale will be conducted in two phases, the first of which, a call for Expressions of Interest (EOI), will end ...

ONTARIO: Three days on, computer glitch dogs airline – Press-Enterprise


Press-Enterprise

ONTARIO: Three days on, computer glitch dogs airline
Press-Enterprise
ONTARIO – At least a dozen delays were reported Friday afternoon for Southwest Airlines flights in and out of LA/Ontario International Airport, as the airline continued to recover from a massive computer glitch that temporarily halted all of its ...
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China United fined for illegal seat charges

China United Airlines (KN, Beijing Nanyuan) has been fined CNY443,210 (USD66,400) by the Chinese National Development and Reform Commission (CNDRC) for failure to reimburse passengers that were erroneously charged seat-selection fees last year. Quoting a CNDRC bulletin, the Communist Party's ...

Chinese air travellers cynical about draft rule on when airlines must pick up tab for food and lodging – South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

Chinese air travellers cynical about draft rule on when airlines must pick up tab for food and lodging
South China Morning Post
The rule, issued by the Ministry of Transport and which comes into effect on January 1, said airlines would only be responsible to provide free meals and accommodation to passengers if the delay was caused by the airlines themselves, such as through ...
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