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Airlines

UK Regional Airline Flybe Shuts Down, Again

Maybe Flybe failed for a reason the first time around.

UK Regional Airline Flybe Shuts Down, Again

Airline Weekly

The Thick of Fourth Quarter Airline Earnings

It's a busy earnings week with American, Southwest, Alaska, and JetBlue all reporting.

The Thick of Fourth Quarter Airline Earnings

Airline Weekly

Alaska Airlines’ Exposure to Tech Sector Hits Carrier’s Bottom Line

As goes the tech sector, so goes Alaska Airlines.

Alaska Airlines’ Exposure to Tech Sector Hits Carrier’s Bottom Line

Airlines

Air France-KLM CEO Slams Schiphol Flight Cuts

Schiphol Airport has set about cutting 60,000 flight slots, a move slated by Air France-KLM as far less effective than investing in sustainable aviation fuel to address air pollution. But that still leaves noise pollution very much up in the air.

Air France-KLM CEO Slams Schiphol Flight Cuts

Airlines

Southwest Airlines Vows to Return to Recovery Plan by March After Meltdown

After disrupting the trips of more than 2 million travelers, yes, as in the equivalent of Kansas City metro, Southwest says it's back to plan by March.

Southwest Airlines Vows to Return to Recovery Plan by March After Meltdown

Airline Weekly

JetBlue Boasts 50 Percent Jump in TrueBlue Loyalty Enrollment in 2022

Growing enrollment by half is no small feat for any membership program. JetBlue says it's counting on those long overdue updates to TrueBlue loyalty to keep that momentum going in 2023.

JetBlue Boasts 50 Percent Jump in TrueBlue Loyalty Enrollment in 2022

Airlines

American Airlines Sees First Full Year of Profitability Since 2019

The expenses at American Airlines were billions higher in 2022, but so was revenue, making the year an overall success looking at dollars alone.

American Airlines Sees First Full Year of Profitability Since 2019

News Blog

Airline Ticket Prices Are Fairer Indicator of Passenger Carbon Emissions Than Seat Size — Study

Premium, business or first-class seat are regarded as more harmful to the environment, because the passenger is taking up more space on the aircraft. Most countries tax them more, too. But according to a new study, allocating passenger aircraft emissions using airfares rather than travel class gives a more accurate idea of individual contributions, prompting…

Airline Weekly

EasyJet Financials Lifted by High Demand and Ancillary Revenues

EasyJet's latest results confirm that travelers remain more than willing to pay higher fares and fees to fly.

EasyJet Financials Lifted by High Demand and Ancillary Revenues

Airline Weekly

Budget Airlines See Half Their Market Share Evaporate on Transatlantic Routes

Longhaul budget airlines lost half of their transatlantic share during the pandemic.

Budget Airlines See Half Their Market Share Evaporate on Transatlantic Routes