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Union complains about United Airlines’ plan for fewer attendants on international flights

The union that represents flight attendants for U.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 9th, 2018

Union complains about United Airlines’ plan for fewer attendants on international flights

The union that represents flight attendants for U.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 9th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants sound off over staffing cuts

More than 25,000 United Airlines flight attendants say the battle is not over yet to get management at the Chicago-based carrier to reverse a decision announced Nov. 5 to cut flight attendant staffing on international flights operated on the carrier’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants fight over staffing cuts

More than 25,000 United Airlines flight attendants say the battle is not over yet to get management at the Chicago-based carrier to reverse a decision announced Monday to cut flight attendant staffing on international flights operated on the carrier’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

United Airlines prepped for pushback on staff cuts

United Airlines was bracing big time for major pushback from more than 25,000 flight attendants on staffing cutbacks announced a week ago, according to new documents obtained by the Chicago Business Journal. As anger over the plan to cut flight att.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

United Airlines cuts business cabin staffing, angering flight attendants

United Airlines says it is cutting staffing in its international business class cabins, a move that has angered the carrier's flight attendants. John Slater, United’s senior vice president of inflight services, wrote about the change in a memo Mond.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

United announces direct, daily flights to San Francisco from Columbus

And just like that, Columbus and San Francisco are connected again. United Airlines on Monday announced it is adding daily nonstop flights to San Francisco International Airport from John Glenn Columbus International Airport beginning in June. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018

United Airlines to add more Dreamliner flights at Newark hub, report says

United plans to deploy 787s on 'six international Atlantic routes' from Newark once its 2019 summer schedule begins, FlightGlobal.com repor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 18th, 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

Frontier adds flights in the midst of issues with unions

Frontier Airlines said Tuesday that is launching flights this summer to two new cities — an announcement that came even as flight attendants were picketing the airline at Denver International Airport. The Denver-based airline will begin twice-weekly.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Frontier Airlines struggles with on-time landings, complaints in February

Frontier Airlines slipped for the third straight month in landing flights on time, while United Airlines ranked as the top airline at Denver International Airport in February, according to the monthly U.S. Department of Transportation report release.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

United Airlines about to unveil second Polaris Lounge

United Airlines will open a Polaris Lounge for international business and first class passengers on April 30 at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), a major gateway for the Chicago-based carrier’s trans-Pacific flights to Asia and the Sout.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

A year after the infamous United dragging incident, has anything changed for airline travelers?

Fewer travelers are being bumped from their flights, but consumer advocates say airlines still need to do more for travelers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 9th, 2018

United reveals first international routes for new Boeing 787-10s

United Airlines has revealed first international destinations for its brand-new Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners. They include Israel and five cities in .....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday4 hr. 58 min. ago

Singapore Airlines finds premium economy a tougher sell on new non-stop U.S. flights

Singapore Airlines Ltd is facing no problem selling business class tickets on its ultra-long non-stop flights to the United States but is having to price premium economy seats very attractively, a senior executive said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters12 hr. 59 min. ago

NTSB to probe fatal engine failure on Southwest flight

Federal safety officials plan to question representatives from engine maker CFM International and Boeing about the fatal accident on a Southwest Airlines jet this year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews14 hr. 44 min. ago

USDOT rejects American Airlines" motion to move Havana flight from Charlotte

The United States Department of Transportation denied American Airlines' motion to change gateway restrictions on flights to Havana, Cuba, in a Friday regulatory filing. American Airlines Group Inc. (Nasdaq: AAL) originally submitted a motion in an .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

UPS avoids teamsters strike, ratifies contract ahead of holiday rush

UPS and its freight workers have come to a deal, avoiding what could have been a messy holiday shipping season. Freight workers with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters union ratified a final contract offer with United Parcel Service Inc. (NY.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Government sides with Southwest, rejects American"s Cuba idea

The United States Department of Transportation denied the American Airlines motion to change gateway restrictions on flights to Havana, Cuba, in a Nov. 9 regulatory filing. American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) originally submitted a motion in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

United Airlines attendants say Boeing smoke detectors busted their ear drums

New lawsuit claims ear-splitting event aboard flight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Air Wisconsin flight attendants authorize a strike

Flight attendants at Air Wisconsin on Thursday voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike.  Air Wisconsin is a vendor regional carrier at O’Hare Airport for Chicago-based United Airlines, operating under the United Express regional banner. The AW fl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018