With no return to service date yet confirmed, North America’s airlines continue their work to mitigate 737 MAX groundings

North American airlines operating the Boeing 737 Max are in the throes of creating plans to ease the continuing commercial ramifications from the worldwide grounding…..

As the US ‘Big 3’ see no signs of weakening corporate demand, Hawaiian provides revenue expectations from its Main Cabin Basic proposition

Concerns that the continuing trade spat between the US and China could eventually hurt corporate demand appear to be fading as the three large global…..

Transatlantic Turmoil? Schedule data for summer 2019 shows falling frequencies and negligible capacity growth in North Atlantic skies

After its largest seasonal rise this decade during the past winter 2018/2019, current trans-Atlantic flight schedules for summer 2019 show the first year-on-year summer declines…..

Video of the week – Industry perspectives from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

Industry rationalisation has helped the US majors enjoy very healthy profits over the last year. But this has not always been kind to airports which…..

American Airlines takes off with the A321neo with new solution to the growing problem of limited onboard baggage space

Two months after taking delivery of its first Airbus A321neo and just days after a second example arrived at its Pittsburgh International airport maintenance facility,…..

The potential lease of Dallas Fort Worth International is making the news again, but American still retains any trump card

Not for the first time, a potential lease of Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is being discussed as Dallas’ infrastructure – streets and sidewalks…..

Alaska rolls out Saver Fares across its network, as American touts its success in product changes to Basic Economy

Alaska Air Group has deployed its answer to basic economy – Saver Fares – network wide after a soft launch in Nov-2018. Saver Fares prohibit…..

Lingering US shutdown could have knock on effects for aviation and aerospace

The partial government shutdown in the US is creating havoc across many industries from the financial sector to small businesses operating near the country’s National…..

In the clouds – the terms most commonly used to describe some of the world’s most popular airlines

All travellers have a preference of airline they would rather fly, hotel they would rather stay, even airport they would prefer to use. Even when…..

American Airlines/Qantas believe JBA will ‘substantially’ improve quality of travel to Australasia region

Earlier this month, American Airlines and Qantas made a submission to the US Department of Transportation (DoT), concerning their application for antitrust immunity (ATI) for their proposed trans Pacific…..

American touts the revenue momentum of Premium Economy

American Airlines continues remain bullish about its premium economy product that should be available on its Boeing widebody fleet by summer 2019. Summary: American Airlines…..