Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones Banned From AirlinersPassengers and flight crews will be banned from bringing Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on airline flights under an emergency order issued Friday by the Department of Transportation in response to reports of the phones catching fire.
FAA Rules Out Mandatory Psychological Testing For PilotsThe Federal Aviation Administration has ruled out requiring psychological testing for airline pilots.
Big 3 Airlines Accused Of Pricing Policy That Could Add Hundreds To Flight CostsThree of the nation’s largest airlines are accused of illegally enacting a little-noticed ticket-pricing policy that could add hundreds of dollars to the cost of your next vacation.
Alaska Air Buying Virgin America For More Than $2 BillionAlaska Air Group Inc. is buying Virgin America in a deal worth more than $2 billion, combining their West Coast presence and reigniting the debate over airline consolidation.
Airlines Ban Hoverboards Due To Concerns They Can Burst Into FlamesIf you're traveling by air this holiday season, don't pack your hoverboard. Several airlines have issued bans on the popular self-balancing scooters due to concerns they may spontaneously ignite.
Hidden Identity Dangers On Your Discarded Boarding PassesNext time you fly here's some advice: be careful about what you do with your boarding pass.
After Leaving SFO On Final Journey, US Airways Flight 1939 Lands In PhillyThe final US Airways flight landed in Philadelphia after leaving San Francisco Friday night on the last leg of a round-trip journey.
Airlines Fighting For Your Business With Flights As Low As $15Airline fare wars are making a comeback, and that's good news for passengers everywhere.
Feds Probe Whether Major Airlines Illegally Conspired To Limit Seats, Keep Fares HighThe Justice Department is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high.
17 United Airlines Flights Delayed At SFO; Bomb Threat Adds To Confusion17 United Airlines flights were delayed out of SFO Tuesday morning as a result of dispatching problem. A called in bomb threat added to the confusion, but was determined to be a hoax.
11 Bay Area Flights Canceled After Southwest Grounds 128 Planes Over Maintenance IssueEleven flights have been cancelled out of the Bay Area on Wednesday after Southwest Airlines decided to ground 128 planes when they failed to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails.
Recent Bomb Threats To Airlines Via Twitter Prompts Federal InvestigationIf you saw a Twitter conversation-turned-threat between your airline and a user with ISIS referenced in their name hours before your flight, would you reconsider your travel plans?