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United Airlines reached a deal with the flight attendants' union to offer up to $100,000 in severance for workers who leave the company. United spokeswoman Megan McCarthy said Monday that the airline hopes that at least 2,100 of its 23,000 flight attendants will accept.
5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Air Canada is moving to begin contract negotiations with its pilots union early in hopes of avoiding the acrimony that marked the last round talks that ended up being eventually settled by a federal arbitrator. "We are in talks to determine if there is basis for achieving an early renewal of the pilots' collective agreement," Air Canada spokeswoman Isabelle Arthur wrote in an email.
9 hrs ago | SooToday
The cost of flying is increasing for millions of Canadian passengers after WestJet Airlines announced it will start charging some economy fare customers a fee to check their first bag on flights within Canada and to the United States. The new fee, ranging between $25 and $29.50 depending on provincial taxes, will apply to all new bookings made starting Monday for travel on WestJet and its regional airline Encore as of Oct. 29. WestJet said the new charge - to be paid at check-in or up to 24 hours online before travel - is expected to affect one in five of its travellers, or some 4.4 million passengers a year.
13 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
15, 2014. . An Air France plane is reflected on a window at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, in Roissy, near Paris, Monday, Sept.
13 hrs ago | Business Journal
Delta Air Lines Inc. - the busiest carrier flying out of the Dayton International Airport - posted the second-highest on-time arrival rate in July, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation's September 2014 Air Travel Consumer Report. Overall, the nation's largest airlines had on-time arrival rates of 75.6 percent, up from both the 73.1 percent in July 2013 and the 71.8 percent mark in June 2014.
14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com
Barclays' target price would indicate a potential upside of 25.41% from the stock's previous close. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on SAVE.
14 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Deutsche Lufthansa AG pilots plan to walk off the job on Tuesday, the latest in a series of strikes over retirement benefits at Germany's flagship airline, the pilot union said on Monday.
14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com
Barclays' target price indicates a potential upside of 15.15% from the company's current price. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock.
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First, U.S carrier Southwest Airlines unveiled its new branding, which included a complete overhaul of its livery. The old "canyon blue" was retired for a darker shade, the stripes on the tail have been modified, the fonts brought into the 21st century, and - most significantly - a yellow, red and blue heart added to the plane's belly.
Twenty-two years after an airline worker from Saugus was found dead in the trunk of her car in Revere, law enforcement officials are renewing calls for anyone who knows about the murder to come forward. The Suffolk District Attorney's Office and state police on Sunday released a video of an interview with Marlene Taraskiewicz, whose daughter's murder remains unsolved.
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Air France-KLM said late Saturday that the airline would only operate four out of 10 scheduled flights on Monday because of a strike by pilots.
Big hotel chains are already preparing for the coming of the Apple Watch . They are building apps that will allow them to communicate with customers from airport to hotel and direct them right to their hotel rooms upon arrival at the hotel.
The island of Hawaii is served by two airports. Kona International Airport is in Kailua-Kona, on the west coast.
The adventures of Aunty TeMoana and the other Ex-Lexes as they call themselves are the subjects of a documentary by local director Anne Marie Kirk in this weeks Mixed Plate. Hula royalty will be headed to the Big Apple next month for a reunion at the historic Hotel Lexington.
The City and County of Honolulu celebrated the 90th birthday of former Sen. Daniel Akaka at Mission Memorial Auditorium Friday. Akaka rose from humble beginnings.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:53 pm
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