Harrowing Accounts As NTSB Investigates Fatal Southwest Airlines FlightFederal safety officials plan to question representatives from engine maker CFM International and Boeing about the fatal accident on a Southwest Airlines jet this year.
Hearing Related To Southwest Airlines Fatal Accident SlatedFederal transportation authorities will hold an investigative hearing next week related to the explosion of a Southwest Airlines plane engine over Pennsylvania earlier this year.
American Expands Inflight Food Options On Domestic RoutesAmerican Airlines is expanding its inflight food options with the addition of a light and healthy Mediterranean menu.
Congress Takes Aim At Shrinking Seats, Legroom On AirplanesThe Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week.
Southwest Changes Emotional Support And Service Animal PoliciesSouthwest Airlines is making changes to its emotional service animal and trained service animal policy.
TSA Program Criticized For Secretly Tracking U.S. CitizensA TSA domestic surveillance program is drawing criticism for tracking information from U.S. citizens not suspected of any crimes.
Delta Passengers Evacuate On Plane's Wing After Cabin Fills With SmokeA Delta Air Lines flight from Detroit to Denver was evacuated after passengers reported smoke in the cabin.
Passengers Heard Window Popping On Southwest PlanePassengers on a Southwest Airlines plane first heard a loud pop and then scurried away when they saw a jagged crack in a window that forced the jet to land.
American Airlines CEO Warns That Higher Fares Are ComingRising fuel costs are eating into airline profits, dampening expectations for the rest of 2018, and setting the stage for higher fares.
Southwest Passengers Leap From Wing After Emergency LandingA Dallas-bound flight made an emergency landing at Albuquerque International Sunport, sending panicked passengers leaping from a wing onto the tarmac.
Good Dog, Bad Dog... Delta Wants To Know Before You BoardDelta Air Lines says for safety reasons it will require owners to provide more information before their animal can fly in the passenger cabin.
Pilots Reportedly Reveal How Plane Nearly Skidded Into The SeaA Turkish media report says the pilots of a plane that skidded off the runway and down a slope toward the sea have told investigators that the plane's right engine experienced a sudden surge of speed.
Concerns Raised About Passenger Safety Over Foreign Airplane Repair Work The labor union representing American Airlines mechanics and ground crews has hired a firm run by the former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security to investigate if foreign repair work on planes is putting passengers at risk.
Cabin Smoke On Dallas-Bound Flight Forces Emergency LandingA commercial airline flight bound for Dallas with more than 80 people on board had to return to an Alabama airport because of smoke in the passenger cabin.
Southwest Drops 2 Cuban Routes, Citing Performance, BanSouthwest Airlines Co. says it will drop flights to two Cuban destinations, citing its struggles to attract passengers and a tougher U.S. stance toward the island nation.