Articles tagged “psa airlines”

American Airlines Says Tech Snafu at Regional Airline Will Hurt Earnings

American Airlines Says Tech Snafu at Regional Airline Will Hurt Earnings

Brian Sumers, Skift

Glitches happen and airlines lose money. But American probably could have handled last month's PSA Airlines debacle better. If it had, maybe it would have lost less money from the debacle.

1 week ago

Should Major Carriers Be More Transparent About Their Relationships With Regional Airlines?

Should Major Carriers Be More Transparent About Their Relationships With Regional Airlines?

Brian Sumers, Skift

PSA Airlines has been in the news lately. But do travelers have any idea what PSA is? Is this a problem? Should passengers have a better idea what regional airline they're flying? Or doesn't it matter?

4 weeks ago

American Airlines Isn’t Sure When It Will Fix Computer Issues at One of Its Regional Airlines

American Airlines Isn’t Sure When It Will Fix Computer Issues at One of Its Regional Airlines

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

It's never a good sign when an airline admits it has a technological issue and is not sure when it will fix it. The best advice is for travelers to avoid PSA Airlines. But most passengers book with American Airlines and have no idea what regional carrier is actually operating the flight. That's a problem.

4 weeks ago

American Airlines Bolsters Move Toward Large Regional Jets

American Airlines Bolsters Move Toward Large Regional Jets

Mary Schlangenstein and Fabiola Moura, Bloomberg

Ostensibly, these two aircraft are similar. They're both regional jets, usually configured with 76 seats, operated by subsidiaries of American Airlines. But customers tend to prefer the Embraer E175, which has a roomier feel. As a result, expect the E175s to show-up on more high-profile routes.

3 months ago