Airlines Updates

American Airlines (777-300ER)

June 22nd 2017 9:33PM
On a recent trip to Asia, I tested out American Airlines' best product, first class aboard the 777-300ER, from Los Angeles to Hong Kong.

Singapore Airlines / Eurowings begins codeshare service from late-June 2017

June 22nd 2017 9:31PM
Singapore Airlines starting Sunday will begin codeshare partnership with Eurowings, covering 15 routes operated by the latter. Planned codeshare ...

American Airlines CEO 'bewildered' by Qatar Airways' purchase attempt

June 22nd 2017 8:52PM
Those were some of the words Fort Worth-based American Airlines Chairman and CEO Doug Parker used in various forums to describe how he views ...

American Airlines CEO vocal on Gulf carriers

June 22nd 2017 8:50PM
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on a statement from CEO of American Airlines Group Doug Parker after Qatar Airways seeks stake in the company.

GOP House Bill Would Give Control Of Air Traffic To Airlines and Aviation Lobbying Groups.

June 22nd 2017 7:00PM
The House Transportation Committee Chairman, Bill Shuster, today unveiled his bill to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, make other ...

Israeli Judge Says Airlines Can't Reseat Women At Request Of Men

June 22nd 2017 6:42PM
Renee Rabinowitz, a Holocaust survivor in her 80s, was flying from Newark, N.J., to Tel Aviv in 2015, when a flight attendant on Israel's El Al airline ...

Israeli Judge Says Airlines Can't Reseat Women At Request Of Men

June 22nd 2017 6:26PM
Renee Rabinowitz, a Holocaust survivor in her 80s, was flying from Newark, N.J., to Tel Aviv in 2015, when a flight attendant on Israel's El Al airline ...

Qatar Airways eyes 10% stake in American Airlines

June 22nd 2017 6:15PM
NEW YORK — Qatar Airways has expressed interest in buying up to 10 percent of American Airlines, an unsolicited approach that comes amid ...

Qatar Airways seeks to buy 10 percent of American Airlines

June 22nd 2017 5:41PM
DALLAS — State-owned Qatar Airways is attempting to buy 10 percent of American Airlines, a surprising move that would trigger an antitrust review by ...

A4A Statement on House FAA Reauthorization Bill

June 22nd 2017 4:51PM
WASHINGTON, June 22, 2017 – Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today applauded the ...

American Airlines CEO says Qatar proposal makes no sense

June 22nd 2017 4:45PM
American Airlines Chairman and CEO Doug Parker is blunt about how he views Qatar Airways proposal to buy up to ten percent of his airline.

State-owned Qatar Airways seeks 10 percent stake in American Airlines

June 22nd 2017 4:45PM
Qatar Airways has notified American Airlines it wants to buy about a 10 percent stake in the U.S. carrier, which confirmed the move on Thursday in a ...

Condor Airlines to start Phoenix-Germany flights

June 22nd 2017 4:25PM
Condor Airlines plans to begin non-stop service between Phoenix and Frankfurt, Germany, next spring, a big boost for Phoenix Sky Harbor ...

American Airlines Was Just Named 74th Best in the World (Guess Where United Finished)

June 22nd 2017 4:11PM
It seems that some American airlines have a long way to go to become, well, ... No, I don't mean how many of them were on American Airlines. I mean ...

Will Qatar Help American Airlines Stock Fly Higher?

June 22nd 2017 2:41PM
Warren Buffett is one of three investors to own a 10% or bigger stake in American Airlines Group. If Qatar Airways has its way, it will join that list.

Qatar Airways' Play For American Airlines: A Geopolitical Maneuver Or Just A Curious Investment?

June 22nd 2017 2:24PM
With its surprise move to buy up to a 10% stake in American Airlines' parent company, is Qatar Airways making its boldest move yet to become one of ...

Norwegian Airlines Offering Cheap Flights From Buenos Aires to London

June 22nd 2017 2:07PM
On February 14, 2018 — Valentine's Day next year — Norwegian Airlines will break into the Argentine market and offer low-cost flights from Buenos ...

Qatar Airways wants to buy 10 percent stake in American Airlines

June 22nd 2017 1:33PM
American Airlines, with a hub in Philadelphia, disclosed Thursday that Qatar Airways is looking to acquire a 10 percent stake in the company.

Qatar Airways Wants A Billion-Dollar Stake In American Airlines

June 22nd 2017 1:33PM
Qatar Airways wants to buy a 10% state in American Airlines, the two companies said on Thursday, in what would be one of the largest foreign ...

United Airlines to offer Uno's deep-dish pizza in-flight

June 22nd 2017 1:23PM
The airline — which is headquartered in Chicago, where the first Uno ... menu item comes as several competing airlines are revamping their in-flight ...