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Trump Says Boeng Should "Rebrand" 737 MAX As Airlines Cancel More Flights

In the latest indication of how the financial burden of the 737 MAX's troubles will ultimately be borne by Boeing's airline customers, American Airlines announced on Sunday that .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 15th, 2019

Boeing brainstorms to regain trust in MAX, Trump urges rebranding

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urged Boeing Co to fix and "rebrand" its 737 MAX jetliner following two fatal crashes, while the planemaker said it was brainstorming with airlines over other ways to win back public trust......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

American Airlines to cancel hundreds of flights through mid-August

American Airlines announced April 14 that they would be canceling 115 flights per day through the middle of August, due to problems with the Boeing 737 Max aircraft. According to a report by the Associated Press, the announcement followed a simil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019

Southwest to cancel 160 flights a day into August due to Boeing 737 Max

Southwest Airlines adjusted its flight schedule through Aug. 5 to account for the 34 Boeing 737 Max aircraft in its fleet grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration. The schedule adjustments will cause issues for travelers during the busy summe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2019

American Airlines extends Max 8 flight cancellations into June

The airline says it will cancel 90 daily flights through June 5 due to the Max 8 grounding. The airline previously had canceled flights through April......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2019

Grounded 737 Max jets force American Airlines to cancel 90 flights a day

American Airlines is cancelling 90 flights a day because its fleet of Boeing 737 Max aircraft is grounded after the plane model crashed twice in five months. The Fort Worth-based airline is cancelling flights a day through April 24, it said in a stat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2019

With 737 MAX grounded, airlines face daily scheduling challenges

U.S. and Canadian airlines that fly the roughly 175-seat aircraft face a logistical challenge: which flights to cancel and which to cover with other planes following the global grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

Airlines Cancel Flights as Arctic Chill Bears Down on Midwest

More than a thousand flights are being grounded as a blast of arctic air barrels over the Midwest, bringing with it temperatures too low for airfield workers to load bags or get planes ready for takeoff......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 30th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Record U.S. cold forces airlines to cancel more than 1,000 flights

United Continental Holdings Inc. is among those cancelling flights — about 80% of its schedule at its Chicago O’Hare International Airport hub......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

Airlines Cancel 4,100 Flights as Winter Storm Harper Hits Northeast

And the government shutdown is making the cancellations even worse. Airlines canceled more than 4,100 flights through Monday, according to USA Today, as Winter Storm Harper hits the Northeast. More.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 20th, 2019

American Airlines profit halves on higher fuel costs

American Airlines quarterly profit nearly halved on Thursday, hurt by higher fuel costs and the impact of Hurricane Florence that forced it to cancel about 2,100 flights in September......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2018

Airlines cancel Hawaii flights as result of Hurricane Lane

United, Alaska and Hawaiian airlines are cancelling many Hawaii flights due to Hurricane Lane, including from San Jose Mineta International Airport. The three airlines have broad cancellations for Friday’s Maui flights: United cancelled all flights t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2018

Japan"s ANA to cancel 113 domestic flights to inspect Rolls-Royce engines

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese airline ANA Holdings Inc said it will cancel 113 domestic flights between July 6 through July 12 to inspect Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc engines for compressor issues that have led to service interruptions for airlines globally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 4th, 2018

"American’s response was lacking, to be kind"

Computer problems at a subsidiary of American Airlines (NYSE: AAL) during the past week forced the dominant carrier at Charlotte Douglas International Airport to cancel 2,000 flights, an amount equal to 43 percent of all daily traffic. A spokesper.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

American Airlines says it has fixed the computer glitch that forced its regional airline to cancel more than 2,000 flights (AAL)

AP American Airlines said on Wednesday it had fixed the problem that led to thousands of flights with a regional carrier, PSA Airlines, being canceled since last Thursday.  The airline blamed its "compu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 20th, 2018

Airlines Tell Trump Administration Not To Place Separated Immigrant Children on Flights

American and United airlines said they want nothing to do with the federal government’s “zero tolerance” policy......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 20th, 2018

A computer glitch forced American Airlines to cancel hundreds of flights and customers are furious (AAL)

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Hundreds of PSA flights have been canceled t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

An airline stranded 100 passengers in Mexico after deciding not to send a plane to pick them up

Flickr/redlegsfan21 Sun Country Airlines left dozens of passengers stranded in Mexico over the weekend. A blizzard at the airline's home base in Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport forced Sun Country to cancel dozens of flights. Including th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

There"s a 24-hour rule that lets you cancel a flight for free — here"s how to use it

maria.donchev/Flickr The Department of Transportation requires airlines offering flights to or from the United States to allow reservations to be held for at least 24 hours after the reservation is made. This means, a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2018

Dallas forecast leads to American, Southwest cancellations

American and Southwest Airlines are canceling hundreds of flights in the Dallas-Fort Worth area because of a forecast of damaging weather......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2019

Trump urges "rebrand" of 737 MAX, Boeing has other ideas

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urged Boeing Co to "rebrand" its 737 MAX jetliner following two fatal crashes, but the planemaker said it was focused on fixing the problem and brainstorming over next steps to win back public trust......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019