'Throwaway ticketing,' the controversial, money-saving trick that airlines don

'Throwaway ticketing,' the controversial, money-saving trick that airlines don
"Unfortunately, we have been doing too good of a job so United Airlines and a big travel partner teamed up with a lawsuit to get in the way. Everything Skiplagged has done and continues to do is legal, but the only way to effectively prove this is with …
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Open-skies policy will survive spat between US and UAE, Emirates Airline
Emirates is confident that the open-skies policy between the UAE and the United States governments will remain in place despite a spat with US carriers. The North American carriers Delta, United and American Airlines have alleged that the Arabian Gulf …
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The 6 Best Airlines for Business Travelers
Hands down, my favorite airline for domestic business travelers is Southwest Airlines. Since its acquisition of AirTran, Southwest has expanded its route-map nationwide and is expanding into the Caribbean and Mexico for leisure flights as well. So …
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Alaska Airlines coming to RDU
“The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority is excited to welcome Alaska Airlines to our community,” Airport Authority President and CEO Michael Landguth said in a statement. “Service to Seattle has been at the top of our list of most wanted destinations and …
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Airline, travel execs clash over subsidy allegations

Airline, travel execs clash over subsidy allegations
U.S. and Persian Gulf airline executives clashed Tuesday at an aviation conference over whether Gulf carriers are subsidized by their governments. American, Delta and United airlines contend their rivals Emirates, Etihad and Qatar received $ 42 billion …
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'Airline Highway' a sensual Broadway toast to the Crescent City
NEW YORK — With most of its stellar original cast from the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago intact, Lisa D'Amour's "Airline Highway" moves to Broadway as an affectionate updating of Lanford Wilson's "Balm in Gilead" and a gentle, even sentimental …
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Spirit Airlines: Focus On The Long-Term Value (SAVE)

Spirit Airlines: Focus On The Long-Term Value (SAVE)
Too many times with Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE), the market misses the growth potential due to a focus on short-term metrics. The airline is aggressively entering new markets including the recent addition of Cleveland that typically hits yields in …
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Qantas Customers Discover Apple Watch Doesn't Fit Under Airline's Boarding
One of the most talked about new features of the Apple Watch is its ability to sync with an iPhone's Passbook app, displaying a user's credit cards and boarding passes easily on the wrist. Australian-based airline Qantas, however, has been facing a bit …
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Asian Airline Group Seeks Closer Safety Oversight
In 2010, a Boeing 737-300 of Indonesia's Merpati Nusantara Airlines overran on landing and broke up. The airline had suffered a crash the year before, and it would have two in 2011. And another in 2013. While the loss of two Malaysia Airlines 777 …
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