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Global airline traffic in February jumped 9.5pc from a year earlier as carriers filled planes by keeping long-haul aircraft on the ground more, the International Air Transport Association said.
World Cup: Hopes that South Africa’s hospitality industry will have a bumper off-season this year due to the World Cup were dealt a blow last week after it was revealed foreign football fans are unl
A funny thing has happened during the airline industry's economic slump.The airlines have actually improved customer service.
U.S. airlines recorded their best July for on-time arrivals in six years, a happy byproduct of an unhappy airline industry that has eliminated thousands of flights.
Scheduled airline seats to Hawaii this fall are 2.1 percent lower than in the same September-November period last year.
Tourist-related businesses expect a quieter summer, especially along the Canada-U.S. border with the new passport rule.
With the summer vacation season officially beginning this weekend, the recession-racked travel industry is aiming to lure economically insecure Americans with all kinds of enticing offers, from reduce
GENEVA - Airlines worldwide filled 21 percent fewer executive class seats in February than the same month a year ago as fewer people took long-haul business trips, industry group IATA said on Thursday
PRESCOTT, Ariz. - The rejection from Air Midwest came swiftly on a one-page fax. The carrier couldn't afford to fly to the mountain community of Prescott anymore, officials said. The city would simply have to find a new tenant for its tiny airport."Everything was going fine — then, bam — the airline is gone," Mayor Jack Wilson said with a sigh. "That's just not how you do business."
NEW YORK - Fewer people will fly this summer, according the Air Transport Association, and those who do should expect higher fares and crowded flights."I think that a rise in fares is inevitable," said James May, president of the industry group ATA, speaking at a press conference in Washington, D.C. Tuesday.
The number of seats on flights to Hawaii is declining compared to a year ago.The Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism said Monday that airline capacity will drop 0.9 percent to 2,513,256 seats in the current three-month period, February through April, compared to the same period a year ago.