Coronavirus: US airlines were hit hard by 911, but they are now navigating uncharted territory as COVID-19 vaporises demand

The US government’s decision to initiate a travel ban covering the Schengen Area of Europe and subsequently also the United Kingdom and Ireland is essentially…..

American and Alaska’s agreement puts Seattle on the map, boosts oneworld’s membership, but also delivers new much-requested intercontinental connectivity for corporate travellers

The new west coast international alliance between American Airlines and Alaska Airlines is a big deal. The expanded relationship between the US airlines will offer…..

American and United have no intention of allowing Delta to solely trumpet its customer satisfaction progress without blowing their own horns

No US carrier has touted its net promoter score (NPS) more during the last couple of years than Delta Air Lines – the strides it…..

US airline majors have positive short-term view on corporate demand, but 2020 outlook is clouded with uncertainty

The three large global US airline majors, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are ending 2019 with an overall positive view of corporate…..

London – New York may be BA’s billion dollar route, but Norwegian has been the leading growth driver since 2013

The strength of the London to New York market is firmly built on Heathrow (LHR) – John F Kennedy International (JFK) route and the high…..

Lie flat seating is on the rise in the premium cabin of single aisle airliners as new generation arrivals deliver improved comforts as well as a longer range

The number of airlines offering lie-flat seats on narrowbody aircraft is increasing rapidly, providing better options for corporates in a wide range of markets. The…..

United touts growth in its share of new travellers as rivals see loyalty boosts

United Airlines grew the number of new flyers travelling with the airline by double digits in early 2019, and cited particularly robust growth among Millennial…..

Pittsburgh’s international passenger growth fuels ‘The Club’ lounge expansion at the airport

Pittsburgh International has successfully made its transition from a former hub to a thriving mid-size O&D airport, and its passenger numbers have driven demand for…..

Brisbane wins two new US routes but will Qantas grow its Brisbane 787 base?

Qantas Airways has unveiled plans to launch services from Brisbane to Chicago and San Francisco following tentative approval of its proposed joint venture with American…..

North American traditional airlines gain traction in JD Power Survey

Larger North American airlines continue to gain traction in passenger satisfaction as the lustre of low cost airlines could be showing signs of fading, according…..

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…..