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Southwest Airlines is now covered by analysts at Credit Suisse. They set a "neutral" rating and a $32.00 price target on the stock.
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The Swon Brothers , Dustin Lynch and Kristian Bush are teaming up with the Grand Ole Opry and Southwest Airlines to take country music to New York City in the coming weeks.
Hawaiian Airlines will become the first commercial airline to install Inmarsat's SwiftBroadband for flight deck applications on its Boeing 767-300s. Honolulu-based Hawaiian Airlines, a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings , will use Inmarsat's SwiftBroadband Safety for Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System, or ACARS, data messages, live electronic flight bag updates and airline operational communication voice and data.
The Denver City Council has OK'd a deal reached last month that aims to keep United Airlines a major presence at Denver International Airport through 2035. The deal extends the lease of DIA's biggest carrier for 10 years passed its scheduled 2025 expiration, alleviating worries about United's future here.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined city leaders and airport officials Tuesday to mark the start of a $508 million face-lift for the terminal that houses Southwest Airlines at Los Angeles International Airport. Southwest Airlines passengers will have roomier waiting areas, bigger restrooms and a sleeker looking ticketing lobby with additional windows for more natural light.
While U.S.-based airlines American Airlines Group , Delta Air Lines , and United Continental Holdings have taken off this year, International Consolidated Airlines Group has led its shareholders into a turbulent year. So what's behind this airline's drop of 8% so far in 2014? A multinational airline Few ordinary flyers would recognize the name International Consolidated Airlines Group, but this company is the combination of two major flag-carrying airlines.
Air France pilots have started a week-long strike and they'll be joined by Lufthansa pilots on Tuesday. Ivor Bennett looks at the growing crisis facing some of Europe's main flag carriers as they try to take on budget rivals.
Passengers faced a second day of travel disruption on Tuesday as Air France pilots extended a strike in protest at the airline's plans to expand its low-cost subsidiary. Air France was forced to scrap 60 percent of its flights as unions estimated three quarters of pilots followed their call to strike.
JetBlue's on-time performance for July was 65.8%. With a third of all flights arriving late, operational efficiency and reliability have certainly been affected, along with the bottom line.
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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.
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.
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.
15, 2014. . An Air France plane is reflected on a window at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport, in Roissy, near Paris, Monday, Sept.
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.
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.
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.
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