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Airline 'Bumping' of Passengers Falls to Lowest Rate Ever

Airline 'Bumping' of Passengers Falls to Lowest Rate Ever

Feb 9
Airlines bumped passengers off flights at the lowest rate on record last year after United Airlines was pilloried when a passenger was dragged off a full plane.

Lufthansa's New Look

Lufthansa's New Look

Feb 9
Lufthansa revealed its new, modernized brand image to customers and employees this week at two major events at the Frankfurt and Munich hubs.

Ex-Alaska Airlines Pilot to Plead Guilty to Flying Drunk

Ex-Alaska Airlines Pilot to Plead Guilty to Flying Drunk

Feb 7
A former Alaska Airlines pilot will plead guilty in California to a charge of flying a passenger plane while drunk.

Tapping Into a New Aviation Era With TAP Air Portugal

Tapping Into a New Aviation Era With TAP Air Portugal

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 26
TAP Air Portugal has been rolling back the clock to celebrate the airline's forthcoming new fleet - 53 new planes, which include the much-anticipated Airbus A330neo featuring Airspace by Airbus cabin.

Man Says Airline Wrongly Banned Him for Touching Crew Member

Man Says Airline Wrongly Banned Him for Touching Crew Member

Jan 4
A San Diego man banned from Alaska Airlines for touching a flight attendant says he's a victim of discrimination against men.

Swiss Woman Angry Over Champagne Refusal Ejected From Plane

Swiss Woman Angry Over Champagne Refusal Ejected From Plane

Dec 13
German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart airport because a Swiss passenger become aggressive after being denied champagne.

Bah Humbug: Christmas Crackers Banned on Most Airlines

Bah Humbug: Christmas Crackers Banned on Most Airlines

By EDGE | Dec 1
Christmas could be ruined for thousands of passengers with crackers, party poppers -- and chestnuts -- on many airlines' naughty lists.

In Alabama, Nitro the Police Dog Creates Viral Workout Video

In Alabama, Nitro the Police Dog Creates Viral Workout Video

Nov 26
An Alabama police dog shown on video doing pushups with two officers is a big hit on the internet - and it's also intended as a public safety reminder.

Dubai Air Show Opens with Emirates' $15.1 Billion Boeing Buy

Dubai Air Show Opens with Emirates' $15.1 Billion Boeing Buy

By Jon Gambrell, Aya Batrawy | Nov 14
Long-haul carrier Emirates purchased 40 American-made Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners on Sunday at the start of the biennial Dubai Air Show, a $15.1 billion deal certain to please U.S. President Donald Trump who has touted the plane's sales as a job creator.

Tips for Air Travel: How to Find Deals & When to Book

Tips for Air Travel: How to Find Deals & When to Book

By Beth J. Harpaz | Oct 27
Booking air travel is stressful. How far in advance should you book? Did you get the best fare?

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