More airlines “ask Alexa” as AI becomes more mainstream in the industry

United Airlines and Air Canada are the latest airlines to tap the ever growing popularity of AI by adding Amazon’s Alexa to their respective customer…..

From mainstream to niche airliner – is the A350-1000 arriving at the wrong time?

Airbus this week confirmed it had secured Type Certification from European and United States airworthiness authorities for its new A350-1000 – the largest version of…..

United in praise as Queen of the Skies flies off to Honolulu sunset

An apparent minor fault with an air conditioning pack may have resulted in a quick de tour to United’s San Francisco maintenance base and a…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines, Finnair and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

United Airlines wants to level the playing field with competitors on credit card margins

US airlines rack up millions in revenue from co-branded credit cards, and as United Airlines works feverishly to close revenue gaps with its peers American…..

United Airlines plans digital push

United Airlines is planning major upgrades to its app over the next few months as part of a digital push. Earlier this year, usage of…..

Air New Zealand adds capacity to Houston despite intensifying competition

Air New Zealand is adding frequencies on Auckland-Houston, resulting in more overall capacity next winter despite down-gauging the route from 777s to 787s. The additional…..

United Airlines launching Houston-Sydney complicates Air NZ-United JV

United Airlines’ planned new Houston-Sydney nonstop 787-9 service, which is launching 18-Jan-2018, offers United’s response to recent waves of expansion in the Australia-US market from…..

United heads back in time to celebrate 747 retirement, but where does the Jumbo Jet still fly?

US major United Airlines has revealed plans to turn its operations back more than 45 years by marking the retirement of the Boeing 747 from…..

United Airlines to grow in Australia for first time this century following Sydney-Houston launch

United Airlines capacity in the Australia market will reach a 20 year high as it introduces a nonstop flight from Sydney to Houston. United’s Australia…..