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Alaska Airlines Scales Back Miles Partnership with American

Alaska Airlines Scales Back Miles Partnership with American

Oct 13
Alaska Airlines and American Airlines will scale back their mileage plan partnership early next year.

Scandinavian Airlines Stops Duty-Free Sales to Cut Emissions

Jun 6
Faced with growing consumer concern about the climate impact of flying, Scandinavian Airlines said earlier this week it will stop selling duty-free goods on planes to reduce weight and save fuel as part of a wider range of measures to cut emissions.

AirHelp Unveils Best and Worst Airports and Airlines in New Report

May 9
AirHelp has announced the results of its annual AirHelp Score, which rates global airlines and airports.

First Direct U.S. Flight to Emilia-Romagna Launches This Summer

Mar 22
Travelers can now travel to Emilia Romagna, home to gourmet delights such as Parma ham, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, traditional Balsamic vinegar and Bolognese sauce, via a direct flight on American Airlines.

Spirit Tops U.S. Airlines in On-Time Arrivals

By David Koenig | Dec 17
Spirit Airlines tops the latest ratings for on-time flights, a big turnaround for a discount carrier that consistently ranked as the tardiest airline in America three years ago.

Chilling Details of Fatal Southwest Flight

By David Koenig, Claudia Lauer | Nov 15
When flight attendant Rachel Fernheimer got to row 14, she saw a woman strapped in her lap belt but with her head, torso and arm hanging out a broken window.

Safety Tips for Traveling on Foreign Airlines

By David Koenig | Nov 14
International air travel has become remarkably safe in recent years, with deadly accidents like last month's Lion Air crash in Indonesia becoming more rare.

Transatlantic Budget Flying Gets a Reality Check

Nov 13
For those hoping for ever cheaper fares on long-haul flights, this month's takeover of Icelandic airline Wow is not good news.

Have 19 Hours? World's Longest Flight Takes Off

By Annabelle Liang | Oct 12
The world's longest direct commercial flight is back and taking travelers from Singapore to the New York region.

Ryanair Cabin Crews in 4 European Countries Go on Strike

By Aritz Parra | Jul 25
Cabin crew workers for low-cost airline Ryanair went on strike Wednesday in four European countries over working conditions.

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