Articles tagged “delays”

Airlines

Will Fraudulent Covid-19 Test Results and Airport Delays Spur Government Action?

Fraudulent coronavirus test results and extended delays in global airports pose a risk of disenfranchising passengers already weary of traveling in a pandemic. If governments don't get on board providing airlines with guidance and a uniform standard soon, it may result in a further blow to the economy.

Will Fraudulent Covid-19 Test Results and Airport Delays Spur Government Action?

Airlines

Europe Faces Another Summer of Airline Delays and Cancellations

The European Union has been trying to come to grips with the continent’s fragmented airspace for more than a decade, and it doesn’t sound like a solution is any closer.

Europe Faces Another Summer of Airline Delays and Cancellations

Airlines

Southwest Calls Flight Disruptions a ‘Deliberate Effort’ by Mechanics

Southwest is frequently held up as an airline that has a great relationship with its employees. Has anyone factored in the airline's mechanics?

Southwest Calls Flight Disruptions a ‘Deliberate Effort’ by Mechanics

Airlines

Computer Glitch Causes Hundreds of Southwest Airlines Delays

Mechanical issues, and now computer glitches, have hampered Southwest Airlines' operations this month. Coupled with fallout from the government shutdown, it hasn't been a good year for the airline so far.

Computer Glitch Causes Hundreds of Southwest Airlines Delays

Online Travel

Kayak to Help Flyers Get Compensated for Delayed and Canceled Flights

Some airlines will not be happy that Kayak has lent its credibility and, in effect, its customer base, to startups that specialize in travel claims compensation. The claims cost airlines money. But Kayak still likes doing things a bit different from the other global online players.

Kayak to Help Flyers Get Compensated for Delayed and Canceled Flights

Airlines

United Will Begin Giving Passengers Details About Why Their Flights Are Delayed

Airline passengers don't like being late. But what they probably dislike more is being late and not knowing why. Over the next few weeks, United will give some customers detailed information about the reason for delays. That could make passengers less anxious, which is a good thing.

United Will Begin Giving Passengers Details About Why Their Flights Are Delayed

Airlines

Airlines Are to Blame for Most U.S. Flight Delays, Not the Weather

Interesting that Delta is so far away from the other carriers, both in terms of performance and where it places the blame.

Airlines Are to Blame for Most U.S. Flight Delays, Not the Weather

Airlines

More Americans Sat on Tarmacs Waiting This February, Thanks to Weather

Alaska Air's numbers have its multiple Hawaii and southern California routes to thank for it's leading on-time ranking.

More Americans Sat on Tarmacs Waiting This February, Thanks to Weather

Airlines

30-Minute Flight Takes Nine Hours Thanks to Dallas Ice

What's interesting is if American's maneuvering with the nine-hour flight means it won't have to pay penalties for tarmac delays.

30-Minute Flight Takes Nine Hours Thanks to Dallas Ice

Airlines

U.S. Airport Tarmac Delays Were at Their Lowest Point on Record Last Year

Some of the flights that would have been delayed were simply cancelled, but by and large the threats of fines for delays has radically improved the passenger experience.

U.S. Airport Tarmac Delays Were at Their Lowest Point on Record Last Year