Several U.S. airlines gave up on an attempt to raise fares by $6 per round trip after United Airlines, which had initiated the move, went back to its earlier rates over the weekend.
Archives for October 2006
Gather round while I tell you stories of strange goings-on in the sky, tales of bizarre happenings and unexplained coincidences that will send shivers up your spine. If you are easily spooked by airplane disasters and conspiracy theories, this collection of stories may not be for you. Enter at your own risk.
The pilot of a Nigerian airliner that crashed Sunday did not heed air traffic controllers’ advice to wait for stormy weather to clear before taking off, the minister of aviation said Monday.
When it comes to the Caribbean, there are rarely any new destinations to talk about, much less any laid-back ones. Sleepy islands of the past have long since been transformed into commercialized tourist meccas. But now thereâ€™s a new cruise stop in the Caribbean that offers a unique look back to the way things used to be. Welcome to Grand Turk.
Skybus Airlines, a Columbus carrier that expects to start flying next year, has signed a contract to buy 65 jets from Airbus. The French aerospace company called the order one of the largest it has ever received from a startup U.S. airline.