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United Airlines Fires Over 35 Employees for Selling Travel Passes

United Airlines fired over 35 employees after the company discovered they were selling their employee travel passes for profit. Employee travel perks, like travel passes,

United Airlines Announces Headquarters to Remain at Iconic Willis Tower

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors will be happy to learn that United will keep its headquarters in the Windy City.—Donald Wood, Breaking News Senior Writer. United

Scandinavian Airlines is Offering $399 Sale from US to Scandinavia and Finland

If you’re looking for a good flight deal and you like to travel with only a carry-on, you’ll want to head to Scandinavian Airlines. By booking with SAS Go Light, Scandinav

Alaska Airlines Debuts New Cabin Experience

WHY IT RATES: Alaska Airlines’ new design will accommodate the modern traveler with lighting and technological features and elevate the entire guest experience. —Ale

American Airlines is Launching Daily, Nonstop Flights Between Key West and Dallas

WHY IT RATES: This new nonstop route will connect Key West to an additional 200 countries with one-stop connections through Dallas-Forth Worth International Airport. —Alex

United Airlines Launches New Meetings Portal, Available on United Jetstream

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors working with business clients should be taking note of the changes implemented by United Airlines.—Donald Wood, Breaking News Seni

Spirit Airlines Teams With Disney on Dumbo-Themed Plane

Spirit Airlines unveiled its specially-themed Airbus A321 Wednesday featuring a larger-than-life image of the beloved Disney character Dumbo. The low-cost carrier is tea

Mom and Infant Removed from American Airlines Flight for Rare Skin Condition

A South Carolina mom took to Facebook after she and her infant son were removed from a flight on Thursday because of their genetic skin condition. Jordan Flake was flying

African airlines improve accident rate

(iStock) Airbus achieves new commercial aircraft delivery record African air freight demand decreases African airlines expected to report $300m net loss in 2019 &#

Airlines Want Travelers to Use Up Those Frequent Flyer Miles

In an effort to encourage travelers to use frequent flyer miles, airlines have decreased the number of miles needed to book a ticket, while also increasing the numbers of

American Airlines and Hyatt Announce Enhanced Loyalty Benefits

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors should be informing clients about the enhanced loyalty benefits spawned from the partnership between American Airlines and Hyatt.—

Southwest Airlines Put Flights to Hawaii on Sale

Travelers who want to visit Hawaii will now have an even cheaper alternative as Southwest Airlines has finally opened sales on flights. According to the carrier’s official

Alaska Airlines Flight Diverted After Strange Odor Sickens Passengers, Crew

An Alaska Airlines flight traveling from Chicago to Seattle was forced to divert to Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport Wednesday night after a strange odor in th

Southwest Airlines Begins Promoting Hawaii Flights on Website

Just days after receiving permission to fly to the Hawaiian Islands, Southwest Airlines has already started promoting Hawaii service from California on its website. Accord

Spirit Airlines Expanding Service to Jamaica for Spring Break

Spirit Airlines announced it is bolstering Spring Break service by adding flights between Orlando and Jamaica. On Thursday, the low-cost carrier launched nonstop service b

Travelport Extends Contract With United Airlines

WHY IT RATES: The ongoing partnership will help United introduce NDC initiatives. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer Travelport announced that United Airlines w

Passenger Says American Airlines Has No Record of Him Flying

Steve Homen, like any traveler, wasn’t happy when American Airlines canceled the return leg home of his flight. However, the reason why this happened was so bizarre and di

Veteran Suing Southwest Airlines for Triggering PTSD

A military veteran has filed a lawsuit against Southwest Airlines after a flight attendant allegedly confronted the man about his emotional support dog, triggering his pos