New Major Airline Policy Will Raise Health Insurance Premiums For Unvaccinated EmployeesThere will soon be big changes in the paychecks of some airline employees if they are not vaccinated against COVID-19.
CEO Says Southwest Needs Union Pay Cuts To Avoid FurloughsSouthwest Airlines will cut pay for nonunion workers in January and says union workers must also accept less pay or face furloughs next year as the pandemic continues to hammer the airline business.
American Airlines Joins United, Drops Widely Scorned $200 Ticket-Change FeesAmerican Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines all say they are dropping unpopular $200 fees for most people who change an airline ticket.
Southwest Ending Medical Exceptions For Face Masks On FlightsSouthwest Airlines will tighten its rule on face masks by ending exceptions for medical reasons.
United Airlines Ups "Bottle-To-Throttle" Policy For Pilots To 12 Hours Before FlightsBig changes for some pilots before heading to the cockpit. United Airlines has made its preflight alcohol-use policy more stringent.
Delta Air Lines Now Allowing Cancellations To Dominican Republic Amid Mysterious DeathsAfter the mysterious deaths of at least ten Americans on Dominican Republic soil, Delta Airlines is now allowing some passengers to cancel their trips to Punta Cana.
Southwest Edged Out By Delta, JetBlue In Annual U.S. Airline RankingThe annual U.S. airline rankings are out and two Texas-based companies are on the list -- one toward the top and one toward the bottom.
Southwest Airlines Flights Briefly Grounded By Computer OutageA technical issue affecting Southwest Airlines flights across the country caused the airline to issue a ground stop early Monday morning.
American Joins Delta, United In Raising Checked-Bag FeesFort Worth-based American Airlines said Thursday that it is raising fees for checking bags by $5 apiece each way, matching Delta and United.
Delta Bans Pit Bulls As Service Dogs Due To Safety ConcernsDelta Air Lines said that it is no longer allowing passengers to fly with "pit bull type" dogs as service or support animals in response to "growing safety concerns."
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.
Delta Subjected To Retribution In Georgia For Crossing NRAAs companies across America take a stand on guns after the Florida school massacre, Delta Air Lines withstood swift political retribution in its home state of Georgia for cutting ties with the National Rifle Association.
Airline 'Bumping' Of Passengers Falls To Lowest Rate EverAirlines bumped passengers off flights at the lowest rate on record last year after United Airlines was publicly ridiculed when a passenger was physically dragged off a full plane.
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.
Delta Wants Someone To Pay For Its Losses In Airport OutageThe CEO of Delta Air Lines says the company will seek compensation for its losses after a fire in an underground electrical facility knocked out the Atlanta airport's power supply.