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Airlines are trying to cram ever-more seats onto planes

AIRLINES use all sorts of clever tricks to make more money from passengers. They charge extra for bags, for food and for .....»»

Category: topSource: economistOct 11th, 2017

Airlines are trying to cram ever-more seats onto planes

AIRLINES use all sorts of clever tricks to make more money from passengers. They charge extra for bags, for food and for .....»»

Category: topSource: economistOct 11th, 2017

American Airlines Cuts Two Inches of Legroom on Some Seats in New Jets

The move to cram more passengers onto planes is likely to antagonize customers. American Airlines aal is shaving off an additional two inches of economy class legroom on some of the seats in it.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 4th, 2017

Airline Safety And Smaller Seats

Airlines are packing more and more seats onto planes, and Clive Irving, aviation correspondent for The Daily Beast, tells.....»»

Category: topSource: nprSep 23rd, 2017

“Basic economy” class is winning over flyers

GULLIVER wrote last week about American Airlines handing indignant flyers a notable victory. The carrier rescinded a plan to take away an inch of legroom from economy-class seats on new planes, foll.....»»

Category: topSource: economistJun 19th, 2017

The Best and Worst Coach Seats on U.S. Airlines

The space between seats on planes has never been tighter, though some carriers are resisting taking more legroom away......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 14th, 2017

FAA tells airlines to remove some seats from smaller planes

Federal officials order removal of certain seats usually found on smaller, regional jets.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMay 24th, 2017

American Airlines" economy class is about to get more cramped

In order to add more seats to its upcoming order of Boeing planes, American Airlines needs to shrink legroom in its coach section......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2017

Indian carriers accuse Emirates, flydubai of overloading planes

Indian airlines have complained that Gulf airlines are flying more seats into the country than allowed under the bilateral treaty between the two countries. The aviation ministry has asked regulator Directorate General of Civil Avia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 4th, 2017

American Airlines to squeeze seats closer together on new planes

A day after airline executives went before la.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 3rd, 2017

It"s about to get more uncomfortable to fly

American Airlines is cutting legroom in economy class by another two inches to add more seats on its new planes. Sources tell CNN bathrooms will also be smaller. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 3rd, 2017

15 Highlights of Warren Buffett on CNBC – February 27, 2017

Buffett on CNBC: Airlines will get into trouble again if they substantially increase supply (more planes and seats) [mu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 27th, 2017

Southwest Airlines passenger traffic up 4.6 percent in January

Southwest Airlines Co. boarded more passengers in January and flew them further compared to a year ago, but its planes were less full because it increased the number of available seats. Those were the highlights of Dallas-based Southwest’s (NYSE.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2017

Trump fact check: Armrests in first class did move

Donald Trump's campaign has cited the immovability of arm rests between first class seats on the old Braniff Airlines planes to refute an allegations of a 1979 sexual assault on a woman by the candidate. But the armrests did move......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 14th, 2016

Bombardier gives up jetliner ambitions for luxury planes, trains

By relinquishing control of its C Series jets to longtime rival Airbus SE, Bombardier Inc. is scaling back its ambitions to build jetliners for the world’s airlines......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2017

Robot pilots, privatized air traffic control, wide body planes & international flights: Things we learned from American Airlines president

American Airlines' Robert Isom was in Phoenix today......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2017

This Is The Sneaky Way American Airlines Claims to Give You More Space With More Cramped Seats

You are really, really going to appreciate this......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 30th, 2017

American's Jets to Pack In More Seats in $1.4 Billion Sales Push - Bloomberg

BloombergAmerican's Jets to Pack In More Seats in $1.4 Billion Sales PushBloombergAmerican Airlines Group Inc. will add more s.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 29th, 2017

Steep U.S. tariff ruling causes turbulence for Boeing rival

U.S. aerospace giant Boeing was handed a victory over Canadian rival Bombardier by the U.S. Commerce Department, which slapped a 220 percent tariff on planes being sold by Bombardier to U.S. airlines......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 27th, 2017

United Airlines will let passengers bid on overbooked seats

United will let passengers bid on overbooked seats. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 26th, 2017

United Airlines to let passengers on overbooked flights bid on price to give up seats

In response to the notorious dragging of a .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 25th, 2017