Airlines

An Emirates Airline plane taxis at the Dubai airport in the United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, says revenue saw a boost over the past fiscal year, reaching $25.2 billion with profits of $762 million. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
May 09, 2018 - 8:13 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Emirates, the Middle East's largest airline, said Wednesday the long-haul carrier's revenue improved over the past fiscal year, reaching $25.2 billion, with profits rising to $762 million. The Dubai-based airline credited a recovery in the global air cargo...
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May 04, 2018 - 7:49 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle has rejected a takeover offer from British Airways' parent company. Norwegian Air Shuttle says its board "unanimously rejected" the offer because it "undervalued NAS and its prospects." No financial details were disclosed. The board...
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A crack is seen on a window of Southwest Airlines Flight 957 after an abrupt landing in Cleveland, Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The cracked window forced the Chicago to Newark, N.J., Flight 957 to land in Cleveland on Wednesday. There were no reports of injuries after the jet landed safely after making an abrupt turn toward Cleveland while over Lake Erie, according to tracking data from FlightAware.com. (Rachel Colby via AP)
May 02, 2018 - 8:49 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Passengers on a Southwest Airlines plane first heard a loud pop and then scurried away when they saw a jagged crack in a window that forced the jet to land in Cleveland on Wednesday. Some on board immediately thought back to just two weeks ago when a jet engine blew apart and broke...
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May 02, 2018 - 4:08 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight bound for Rome from Atlanta had a mechanical problem and returned. The Federal Aviation Administration tells news outlets the plane landed safely at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Tuesday around 10 p.m. The FAA says the...
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President Donald Trump shakes hands with pilot Tammie Jo Shults, as he meets with crew and passengers of Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
May 01, 2018 - 5:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed the "tremendous bravery" of the crew and passengers aboard a damaged Southwest Airlines plane that was forced into an emergency landing in Philadelphia last month, saying, "Everybody's talking about it." Trump also paid tribute to Jennifer...
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Former Korean Air Senior Vice President Cho Hyun-min, center, speaks as she arrives at a police station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The Korean Air heiress has apologized in her first public appearance as a suspect in an abuse of power case as public calls urging her family to resign grow. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
May 01, 2018 - 1:03 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A Korean Air heiress apologized Tuesday for causing trouble in her first public appearance as a suspect in an abuse of power case after she allegedly threw a drink at someone during a business meeting. The police questioning of Cho Hyun-min, a former senior president at...
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April 27, 2018 - 11:01 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The family of a South Carolina woman who died after suffering a medical emergency during an American Airlines flight has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the airline. Relatives of 25-year-old Brittany Oswell filed a federal lawsuit in South Carolina earlier this month...
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FILE - In this May 22, 2015 file photo, former Korean Air executive Cho Hyun-ah, center, is surrounded by reporters as she leaves the Seoul High Court in Seoul, South Korea. Korean Air Lines said Monday, April 23, 2018, that two daughters of its chairman will resign from their executive positions amid mounting public criticism over the women's behavior and the family's smuggling allegations. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
April 23, 2018 - 4:25 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Korean Air Lines said Monday that two daughters of its chairman will resign from their executive positions amid mounting public criticism over the women's behavior and allegations that the family engaged in smuggling. An official at the Korea Customs Service, meanwhile,...
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Michael Riordan, center, is joined by family members at a memorial service for his wife Jennifer Riordan, who died on Tuesday in the Southwest Airlines flight 1380 accident, at Popejoy Hall on the campus of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M., Sunday, April 22, 2018. (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/The Albuquerque Journal via AP)
April 23, 2018 - 12:31 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Family and friends gathered Sunday to mourn an Albuquerque bank executive who died after the Southwest Airlines plane she was on blew an engine in midair. Nearly a thousand people attended the evening service for Jennifer Riordan, 43, the Albuquerque Journal reported . The...
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In this April 11, 2018 photo, Brett Smith, CEO of Propeller Airports, left, talks with project engineer Todd Raynes, right, inside the privately-run commercial U.S. airport terminal Smith's company is building at Paine Field in Everett, Wash. Propeller Airports sold $50 million in bonds earlier this year to finance the construction, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The terminal has commitments from Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines for up to 24 daily flights, mostly to destinations in the West and Midwest. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
April 21, 2018 - 12:09 pm
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — It's not uncommon to see brand new commercial jets flying in and out of Paine Field, just north of Seattle, defying rain and low visibility that define the region. That's because the airport with two runways has for decades served as home to Boeing assembly lines, rolling out...
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