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.
Combined American Airlines, United Set To Furlough 32,000 As Pandemic Federal Aid EndsAmerican Airlines CEO Doug Parker said that if Washington comes up with a deal soon, with $25 billion for airlines, the company will reverse 19,000 furloughs set to begin Thursday.
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.
Airlines Get 'Enforcement Notice' From Feds Regarding Obligations To Customers During Coronavirus PandemicEven if passengers are owed a refund, they must still contact the airline directly, according to Rick Seaney, the CEO of Farecompare.
Passengers Who Flew With Coronavirus Infected Texas Woman Advised To Self-IsolateA Texas woman has tested positive for the new coronavirus after flying home from Italy, prompting health officials to tell everyone who shared planes with her to self-isolate.
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.
United Airlines Extends Boeing 737 Max CancellationsUnited Airlines is canceling another month's worth of flights with Boeing 737 Max planes that were grounded after two deadly accidents.
United Airlines To Lay Off 100 In Houston, Outsource JobsUnited Airlines says it will cut about 100 accounting jobs in Houston in July and shift the work to a contractor.
Emergency On United Airlines Flight At Texas AirportFederal authorities say a United Airlines flight declared an emergency when an engine shut down as the plane was about to land in Houston.
Officer Fired After Dragging Passenger Sues United AirlinesAn aviation security officer fired after forcibly dragging a passenger from a plane last year has filed a lawsuit against United Airlines and the city of Chicago.
United Airlines Halts Pet Shipments After Several Animal MishapsUnited Airlines is hitting the pause button on letting customers pay to ship pets as cargo. The carrier's decision on Tuesday comes a week after United inadvertently flew a German shepherd to Japan instead of Kansas.
Dog Mistakenly Sent To Japan Returned Home To U.S. In StyleA dog who was mistakenly flown to Japan is back with his family in Kansas.
Texas DA Investigating Death Of Puppy Placed In Airline Overhead BinA Texas district attorney is investigating the death of a puppy on a United Airlines flight as a possible criminal offense.
Dog Death On United Raises Questions About Its Track RecordUnited Airlines, under siege over the death of a puppy on one of its flights, says the flight attendant who ordered a passenger to put her pet carrier in the overhead bin didn't know there was a dog inside.
Dog Dies After Airline Worker Has It Placed In Overhead BinA dog died on a United Airlines plane after a flight attendant ordered its owner to put the animal in the plane's overhead bin.