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This is how many people left Logan International Airport leading up to July 4 as air traffic bounced back after pandemic lows

Nearly 31 million passengers traveled through Logan International Airport in the past fiscal year, a data point the head of the Massachusetts Port Authority said Monday morning suggests a strong pick-up in leisure traffic, even as numbers are still below pre-pandemic levels. and economic uncertainties loom large. Leisure and business travel were decimated in the …

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American Airlines cancels more summer and fall flights to improve reliability

American Airlines cancels more summer and fall flights to improve reliability

American Airlines is removing thousands of flights from its schedule for the rest of the summer and fall to “ensure operational reliability” for the rest of the year. The Fort Worth-based American has bounced back faster and more aggressively than other airlines from the COVID-19 pandemic, even as there are ongoing challenges with staff, pilots, …

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Airlines should treat passengers better when flights are disrupted, regulators say |  Business news

Airlines should treat passengers better when flights are disrupted, regulators say | Business news

Regulators have told airlines to treat passengers better in the event of disruptions. In a joint letter to carriers. the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said passengers could suffer “significant harm unless airlines meet their obligations”. They said some airlines were not doing enough to prevent “one or more …

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Airlines could be fined for ‘harmful practices’ fueling chaos at UK airport | Aviation industry

Airlines have been warned they could face fines if they fail to address the “harmful practices” that are fueling chaos at UK airports, including selling more tickets than they can supply and failing to warn passengers about the risk of cancellations. In an open letter, airlines and competition watchdogs told airlines they could face sanctions …

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Buttigieg can make air travel less hell Will he do it?

Buttigieg can make air travel less hell Will he do it?

Pete Buttigieg, the United States Secretary of Transportation, speaks at a press conference on Nov. 8, 2021. Photo: Oliver Contreras/Sipa/Bloomberg via Getty Images The misery of air travel in the United States, long a running joke, now feels existential. Price hikes and massive cancellations wreaked havoc on travelers in late spring and early summer. Policies …

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How a Piedmont Airlines Boeing 727 collided with a Cessna 310 . in 1967

On July 19, 1967, a Piedmont Airlines Boeing 727 collided with a Cessna 310 in North Carolina. This fatal collision resulted in 82 fatalities and was the first major incident investigated by the newly created National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). Airlines from Piedmont Piedmont Airlines primarily operated services in the eastern United States. Its headquarters …

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Ethiopian Airlines will fly to Zurich this winter

Ethiopian Airlines IATA/ICAO code ET/ETH airline: Full service carrier Hub(s) Addis Ababa Bole International Airport Year of establishment [1945 Alliantie Star Alliance Directeur Mesfin Tasew Bekele Land Ethiopië Zürich wordt vanaf oktober bediend door Ethiopian Airlines en brengt deze winter haar Europese passagiersroutenetwerk naar 16. Het komt omdat veel van de Europese routes van het …

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