Nearly 30% Of Southwest Airlines Workers Opt To Take Extended Leave Or Early RetirementOfficials with Southwest Airlines confirm that nearly one-third of the workforce has signed up to voluntarily take early retirement or long-term leaves of absence from the company.
As Airlines Accept Federal Aid The Treasury Department Is Asking How They Expect To Pay It BackThe economic-relief bill passed last week gives the Treasury Secretary the power to take an equity stake in airlines that get taxpayer help.
Travelers Will See New Inflight Social Distancing & Pet Rules On American Airlines PlanesAmerican Airlines had already taken some steps to encourage social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the Fort Worth-based company has made more policy changes.
Coronavirus Fears Continue To Undercut Travel, Leaving Many Airline Flights Nearly Empty
AA Pilots, Flight Attendants Unions Share Concerns, Welcome Feds Help Amid Flight CutsAirlines have requested $50 billion in assistance from the federal government during the coronavirus pandemic.
Southwest Airlines Founder Herb Kelleher Passes Away At 87Kelleher famously came up with the idea for Southwest Airlines and its brash approach that rocked the airline industry, along with two partners, on a cocktail napkin.
American Airlines CEO: We'll Never Lose Money AgainDoug Parker made the declaration at a meeting with analysts and reporters on Thursday.
AA, US Airways Merger Complete - Now World's Biggest AirlineAmerican Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner as the two completed their deal Monday to create the world's biggest airline.
US Airways Shareholders Approve American Merger US Airways shareholders overwhelmingly approved a proposed merger with American Airlines, bringing the companies closer to creating the world's biggest airline.
US Airways Shareholders Vote On American Merger US Airways' CEO says shareholders have approved the proposed merger with Fort Worth-based American Airlines, one of the final steps remaining in the deal to create the world's biggest airline.
Spirit Continues Expansion At DFW AirportSpirit Airlines, which combines cheap fares with more fees than competitors charge, plans to expand again at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport -- the hometown airport of American Airlines.