Airline

Lufthansa cabin crew union: strikes Friday

BERLIN (AP) – A union representing Lufthansa cabin crew says that members based at Frankfurt airport will stage an eight-hour walkout Friday, opening a strike campaign after negotiations over pay and conditions broke down. Nicoley […]

08/30/2012

United computer outages cause delays

(AP) – This time, the flight delays were of the electronic variety. United Airlines passengers ended up facing delays and long lines after some of the airline‘s major computer systems and its Web site failed. […]

08/29/2012

United Airlines struggles with computer problems

(AP) — United Airlines is having major computer problems that are affecting its operations at airports, and its website. The airline will only say that it has a “network outage.” Its main website, United.com, is […]

08/28/2012

FAA to study use of electronics on planes

WASHINGTON (AP) – It’s going to be a while before airline passengers can use iPads and other electronic devices during the whole flight. The Federal Aviation Administration says it’s forming a committee to study the […]

08/27/2012

Now arriving on time: Your flight and suitcase

(AP) – U.S. airlines are more punctual and less likely to lose your bag than at any time in more than two decades. Nearly 84 percent of domestic flights arrived within 15 minutes of their […]

08/09/2012

previous