Airlines

Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport
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Mark Abrams
March 24, 2020 - 10:32 am
Airlines are seeing a lot of cancellations during the coronavirus restrictions. And now, there's a report that a halt on all commercial air travel might be coming. Read more here.
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Oscar the cat, who is not a service animal, sits in his carry on travel bag after arriving at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix.
Ross D. Franklin/AP Photo, File
AP News
January 22, 2020 - 4:56 pm
The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending. Read more here.
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Attorney Gloria Allred, lower left, listens as one of four Park Avenue Elementary School teachers talks about her experiences when a Delta Airlines jet dumped fuel over their school Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020.
Stefanie Dazio/AP Photo
AP News
January 17, 2020 - 9:13 pm
Four teachers from a Los Angeles-area school sued Delta Air Lines on Friday, saying they were exposed to jet fuel when a plane with engine trouble dumped its fuel over a densely populated area, including several schools, while making an emergency return to the airport. Read more here.
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Two Qantas planes taxi on the runway at Sydney Airport in Sydney, Australia, in 2015.
Rick Rycroft/AP Photo, File
AP News
January 08, 2020 - 6:40 am
Commercial airlines on Wednesday rerouted flights crossing the Middle East to avoid possible danger amid escalating tensions between the United States and Iran. Read more here.
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Rescuers work at the scene of an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash south of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Mulugeta Ayene/AP Photo, File
AP News
January 01, 2020 - 9:43 pm
The number of deaths in major air crashes around the globe fell by more than half in 2019, according to a report by an aviation consulting firm. Read more here.
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Storage tanks at North Jiddah Aramco oil facility
Amr Nabil/AP
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 7:28 am
Global energy prices spiked more than 14% Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record. Read more here.
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After a doctor leaving Jamaica is told by American Airlines to cover up in a blanket, CNN Travel then asks: What rights do airline passengers have in the air? It turns out the answer is complicated.
Courtesy Dr. Latisha Rowe via CNN
July 17, 2019 - 9:06 pm
Jen Rose Smith, CNN (CNN) -- After a Jamaican vacation ended in humiliation aboard an American Airlines flight in June, the ensuing controversy reignited debate about passengers' rights. Dr. Latisha Rowe was leaving Jamaica on a flight to Miami when an American Airlines employee told her she'd have...
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Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly during the inauguration the 53rd International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France, Monday June 17, 2019.
Benoit Tessier/Pool via AP
June 17, 2019 - 11:11 am
By Angela Charlton, Associated Press LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Boeing executives apologized Monday to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia, as the U.S. plane maker struggles to regain the trust of regulators, pilots and the global traveling public. Some...
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High fuel prices, an international trade war, and the 737 Max grounding are adding up to a miserable 2019 for the airline industry. Airlines are bracing for their worst year since 2014.
Stephen Brashear/Getty Images via CNN
June 02, 2019 - 2:37 pm
By David Goldman, CNN Business (CNN) - - High fuel prices, an international trade war, and the 737 Max grounding are adding up to a miserable 2019 for the airline industry. Airlines are bracing for their worst year since 2014. The aviation industry expects to earn $28 billion in profit this year,...
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A Delta Air Lines jet waits on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport in New York.
Mary Altaffer/AP Photo, File
April 08, 2019 - 3:10 am
Delta Air Lines comes in first in a long-running study that ranks U.S. airlines by how often flights arrive on time and other statistical measures. Researchers who crunch the numbers also say that as a whole, U.S. airlines are getting better at handling baggage and overcrowded flights and are...
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