Ryanair cabin crew in Spain announce 12 new days of strikes in July

A Ryanair aircraft, which was carrying Belarusian opposition blogger and activist Roman Protasevich and diverted to Belarus, where authorities detained him, lands at Vilnius Airport in Vilnius, Lithuania May 23, 2021. Andrius Sytas | Reuters Spain-based cabin crew at Ryanair plan to strike for 12 days this month to demand better working conditions, the USO … Read more

American Airlines scheduling glitch allows pilots to drop thousands of July flights

An American Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner approaches for a landing at Miami International Airport on December 10, 2021 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images A glitch in a scheduling platform allowed American Airlines pilots to drop thousands of trips in July last night, their union said Saturday, a headache for the airline as … Read more

Holiday weekend sees massive amount of flight cancellations

Delta Airlines passenger jets are pictured outside the newly completed 1.3 million-square foot $ 4 billion Delta Airlines Terminal C at LaGuardia Airport in New York, June 1, 2022. Mike Segar | Reuters Thousands of flights wound up canceled and delayed during the Juneteenth and Father’s Day holiday weekend, which included the busiest air travel … Read more

Why Marriott, Hilton and Hyatt say hotel prices are only going up

Despite high inflation, a softening economy, and fears of a recession, the hotel industry is not seeing any slowdown. It’s the exact opposite, with Hilton CEO Chris Nassetta predicting that the hotel chain will “have the biggest summer we’ve ever seen in our 103-year history this summer.” Few industries were hit as hard as travel … Read more

Air travelers face heavy cancellations over Memorial Day weekend

A Southwest Airlines aircraft taxis as a Delta Air Lines aircraft lands at Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, US, January 24, 2022. Joshua Roberts | Reuters Airline travelers are not only facing sticker shock this Memorial Day weekend, the kickoff to the summer travel season. They’re also dealing with a pileup of flight cancellations. … Read more

China Eastern crash probe reportedly eyes intentional action

A plane carrying the second black box of the crashed China Eastern Airlines flight arrives in Beijing on March 27, 2022. Investigators looking into the crash of a China Eastern Airlines jet are examining whether it was due to intentional action on the flight deck, with no evidence found of a technical malfunction, two people … Read more