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Travel aggregator Omio hops over the pond to launch in North America

Travel aggregator Omio, which operates a multimodal transport planning and booking platform for intercity and long distance tips, has hopped over the pond to launch in North America — its first market
Police: Unruly Passenger on United Flight Beats Flight Attendant

Police: Unruly Passenger on United Flight Beats Flight Attendant

An unruly passenger headed from Dulles International Airport in Virginia to Newark, New Jersey, on Thursday barreled into a cockpit door and began beating a flight attendant mid-flight, police said.
With Demand Rising, Airlines Add Flights to India

With Demand Rising, Airlines Add Flights to India

More companies are setting up shop in the country, and more Indians who live elsewhere are returning to visit. Plus, tourism is growing.
United Gets Stingier With Customer Compensation for Flight Delays

United Gets Stingier With Customer Compensation for Flight Delays

United may argue it isn't tweaking its delay compensation scheme to save money. But we're betting this new policy will save some cash. Still, it probably won't bother customers too much. How many of

Southwest Airlines May Make A Troubling Change That Could Result In Lots Of Angry Passengers

When there's pressure on a company to make more money, should it contemplate doing what it's always promised not to?
Sharing data on turbulence could help the airline industry cut carbon emissions

Sharing data on turbulence could help the airline industry cut carbon emissions

If they can figure out how to collaborate, it’ll mean smoother rides for all passengers—and flying will be a little easier on the Earth.

An American Airlines Pilot Just Offered a Subtle, Pained Explanation for Why United Is Now the Better Airline

If you want to know what your employees think of you, listen to what they think of competitors.
United’s Scott Kirby Finally Gets a CEO Job: Now What?

United’s Scott Kirby Finally Gets a CEO Job: Now What?

In almost every room he enters, Scott Kirby is the smartest person. Everyone knows it — including him. As CEO, though, he may need to show a little humility. Can he do it? -Brian Sumers
United C.E.O. Munoz to Step Down, 5 Years After Leading Turnaround

United C.E.O. Munoz to Step Down, 5 Years After Leading Turnaround

Oscar Munoz will leave the role in May and be succeeded by J. Scott Kirby, the company’s president.
United Airlines C.E.O. to Step Down

United Airlines C.E.O. to Step Down

Oscar Munoz will leave the role in May and be succeeded by J. Scott Kirby, the company’s president.

United CEO Oscar Munoz To Step Down

The airline said Thursday that President J. Scott Kirby will be its new CEO.

American Airlines Just Made A Change That Some Passengers May Really Like (Until They Really Don't)

Some moves by airlines have their positives. Then again, they could portend a bigger negative.
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Passenger Asks Flight Attendant to Move Him Because He Reportedly Didn’t Want to Sit Next to Black Girl

Passenger Asks Flight Attendant to Move Him Because He Reportedly Didn’t Want to Sit Next to Black Girl

A negrophobic airline passenger was so concerned that blackness was a communicable disease that he reportedly asked a flight attendant to accommodate his Caucasian autoimmune disorder by moving him to
The best (and worst) airlines for carry-on luggage

The best (and worst) airlines for carry-on luggage

From United to Ryan Air, we analyzed 110 airline carry-on baggage constraints. Here’s what we found.
How to Succeed in Coach Without Sacrificing Self-Care

How to Succeed in Coach Without Sacrificing Self-Care

Women’s networking conferences that take place on land are so five years ago. Now they happen in the sky, with spa treatments and reiki.
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How to Succeed in Coach Without Sacrificing Self-Care

How to Succeed in Coach Without Sacrificing Self-Care

Women’s networking conferences that take place on land are so five years ago. Now they happen in the sky, with spa treatments and reiki.