Category Archives: Airline

United curtails involuntary removals, reduces overbookings

United on Thursday said it would curtail involuntary removals from its planes and reduce its use of the controversial airline practice of overbooking.

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Facing harsh criticism, airlines can now point to a drop in airfares – LA Times

Facing harsh criticism over several recent scandals, the nation’s major airlines can now point to airfares that have dropped to the lowest level since the recession.

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Delta continues Boston growth

Delta will add five destinations from Boston in the late summer, continuing its Beantown expansion.

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US airlines show improvement in annual study

DALLAS (AP) — Airlines are getting better at sticking to their schedules and are losing fewer bags. Their customers seem to be complaining less often. Those are the findings of an annual report on U.S. airlines’ quality released Monday by researchers at Wichita State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

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Best time to buy plane tickets? 54 days in advance

For the second year in a row, CheapAir.com has found that the best time, on average, to purchase a plane ticket for domestic U.S. flights is 54 days in advance. To assemble its 2017 Airfare Study, CheapAir crunched 921 million airfares. On average, the website found, the price for a given trip changed 71 times, […]

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