Qantas is set to confirm two new direct routes from Brisbane to the US, sparking a win for travellers and Queensland's tourism industry. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Get your tickets now, summer flights are on the rise! CNN Business states that many domestic airlines have already increased the prices of domestic one-way flight, signaling the start of a busy travel..
Reuters tracked private jets belonging to Russia’s state oil company, Rosneft, to prominent vacation spots. Critics say it underscores a wider pattern of wasteful spending by an organization close to..
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration said that it does not have a specific timetable on when Boeing's grounded 737 MAX jet would be allowed to return to..
Pakistan on Sunday extended the ban on its airspace for all Indian flights till June 28, authorities have said. Towards the end of May, Pakistan had extended for a fortnight the airspace closure for a.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •newKerala.com •DNA
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT - Kuwait Airways will launch direct flights to New York as soon as aviation safety measures are complete.RIYADH - Crown Prince Mohammad ... MENAFN.com - Published
Flights were briefly halted at New Jersey's Newark airport on Saturday after a plane skidded off a runway while landing, but no one was hurt, federal officials said. Reuters - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com
· Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have feuded for years over each other's space-related ambitions and activities.
· The two billionaires weren't always so adversarial; in 2004, they even had dinner.. Business Insider - Published
As part of the Trump administration's efforts to roll back Obama-era efforts to repair relations between the U.S. and Cuba, leisure cruises to Cuba, the most popular way to travel to the island, will.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
DALLAS (AP) — A federal judge is ordering unions that represent American Airlines mechanics not to interfere in the airline's operations.
The judge's order Friday came after American asked for a.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety regulators want to fine Allegiant Air more than $715,000, saying the discount airline failed to properly fix an engine that put out hotter-than-normal exhaust.. SeattlePI.com - Published
DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines is delaying expectations for return of the Boeing 737 Max, which remains grounded after two deadly crashes.
Southwest, which has 34 Max jets, said Thursday that it.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Many travelers who squirrel away travel rewards are saving for an oceanfront vacation, paid for with points instead of cash. To make the most of your rewards, start by looking for the highest-value.. SeattlePI.com - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. airline industry suffers about one technology outage per month, most of them serious enough to disrupt flights.
However, regulators don't oversee airline.. SeattlePI.com - Published
If all goes according to plan, Uber Air flying taxis will take off in Dallas, Los Angeles, and Melbourne in 2023, the company announced at its annual Uber Elevate Summit on Wednesday. Think of it like.. Mashable - Published
In-flight internet -- if and when an airline offers it -- is often unreliable and slow. Oledcomm wants to take things up a notch by making high-speed LiFi available on Air France and KLM flights. The.. engadget - Published
Uber has announced the first international city its flying taxis one day might be buzzing over.
The Australian city of Melbourne will join Los Angeles and Dallas as the third official pilot city.. Mashable - Published
Kudos to Rick Steves for imposing a $1 million “carbon tax” on his travel company and raising awareness of the carbon pollution generated by commercial jet flights. I love to travel, and I have.. Seattle Times - Published
· Almost a month after Boeing finished a software update for its 737 Max aircraft, it's still unclear when the plane will return to service.
· The 737 Max has been grounded in much of the world.. Business Insider - Published
· *Uber will launch passenger air services in Melbourne, Australia, the company said Tuesday.*
· *The city will be the third, after Dallas, Texas, and Los Angeles, California, in the US, to get the.. Business Insider - Published
For 38 years, Brian Campbell and Elaine Swart Campbell would ride downtown together to work every morning. Brian dropped Elaine off on Topeka near Douglas, then parked a block or two away and walked.. bizjournals - Published
· Uber is unveiling its first visions for passenger aircraft.
· The company hopes to offer air services beyond helicopters as early as 2023.
· We spoke to executives about the first aircraft, a.. Business Insider - Published
· FedEx announced on Friday that it will not renew its US air contract with Amazon.
· That leaves some 200,000 Amazon packages a day previously moved by FedEx unaccounted for.
· With the.. Business Insider - Published
The deadly helicopter crash landing near America’s most-visited tourist attraction is prompting calls from lawmakers this week for tighter restrictions on flights around New York City, warning that.. FOXNews.com - Published
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — American Airlines is pushing back the planned return of its Boeing 737 Max jets until early September, two weeks longer than the airline had previously expected.
American.. SeattlePI.com - Published