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Caribbean Airlines to lease 4 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets from Air Lease Corporation

By - Feb 17, 2019 3:20pm AST
Last year, Caribbean Airlines announced that it would be replacing its current fleet of 12 Boeing 737-800s with newer 737…

A Vietnam Airlines A321neo diverted to Lahore after experiencing engine problems during delivery flight

By - Feb 11, 2019 2:41am AST
A Vietnam Airlines A321-200N was forced to divert to Lahore, Pakistan after the pilots experienced problems with one of the…

Delta scraps “Plane Crush” Coca-Cola napkins amidst social media controversy

By - Feb 7, 2019 11:51pm AST
American Airlines and United can take a back seat as Delta has taken the wheel as they’ve some how managed…

Aeroflot revokes traveler’s Platinum status over Instagram insults

By - Feb 3, 2019 11:48pm AST
Aeroflot has revoked yet another customer’s frequent flyer status over harsh social media criticism. Businessman Alexander Sokolovsky is the second…

JetBlue refunding base fare for passengers with names starting with “PAT” between ATL and BOS for Super Bowl

By - Feb 3, 2019 12:09pm AST
JetBlue has been showing a lot of love for Patriots fans over the last few weeks by offering discounted prices…

United to retrofit 24 767-300s with 46 Polaris Business Class seats

By - Jan 31, 2019 11:34pm AST
As United Airlines continues its slow but sure process of upgrading its business class cabins to their new Polaris hard…

British Airways to start retiring 747s later this year

By - Jan 29, 2019 9:40pm AST
As 777X, A350, 787 and A330neo orders continue to stack up, the 747 passenger jet is now seeing the first…

Aer Lingus reveals “safe” updated livery and refreshed brand

By - Jan 18, 2019 12:46am AST
Following the trend of many other airlines, Aer Lingus has played it safe with a simple brand refresh. Even though…

Aer Lingus’ new livery leaked ahead of brand refresh reveal

By - Jan 16, 2019 10:29pm AST
It’s no news that Aer Lingus is embarking on a €2 million brand refresh. With the official reveal carded for…

Ryanair rated “worst short-haul airline” 6th year in a row, according to survey

By - Jan 6, 2019 2:39pm AST
Ryanair has once again bottomed out in the “short-haul economy airlines” segment of annual UK Which? survey. The polls which…

Power bank explodes on Royal Brunei Airlines flight

By - Jan 6, 2019 1:35am AST
Passengers on board a Royal Brunei Airlines flight from Hong Kong (HKG) to Bandar Seri Begawan (BWN) had a mid-air…

Aeromexico 737 main gear scraped down to axle after landing incident

By - Jan 3, 2019 6:12pm AST
An Aeromexico flight from Mexico City (MEX) to Guadalajara, Mexico (GDL) ended up grinding down its main landing gear to…

Cathay Pacific to honor Business and First Class pricing error

By - Jan 2, 2019 7:43pm AST
A few days ago, various airline deal websites brought to light super low business and first class fares being offered…

Hi Fly operates first “plastic free” flight, aims to ditch single-use plastic by end of 2019

By - Jan 1, 2019 9:26pm AST
As more partners in the travel sector aim to ditch plastic, charter airline Hi Fly has joined the ranks in…

Here’s your chance to fly WestJet’s 787-9 domestic

By - Dec 30, 2018 9:38pm AST
When airlines add new aircraft types to their fleet, they typically operate them on shorter haul routes as part of…

Caribbean Airlines to add 12 737 MAX 8s to its fleet

By - Nov 21, 2018 8:21pm AST
Caribbean Airlines’ chairman Shameer Ronnie Mohammed has announced that the airline will be adding 12 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft…

American Airlines CEO says passengers want on-time performance over customer service

By - Nov 20, 2018 11:00pm AST
American Airlines’ CEO Doug Parker has made it clear to employees that they should aim to always to have flights…

American Airlines launches service between Guyana and Miami

By - Nov 18, 2018 4:59pm AST
American Airlines has began service between Miami, Florida (MIA) and Georgetown, Guyana (GEO). The aircraft touched down on Thursday night…

Prankster posing as ATC, uses walkie-talkie to order Argentinian aircraft to takeoff

By - Nov 14, 2018 7:07pm AST
As part of a prank, a private pilot in Argentina used a handheld communication device to give instructions to active…

Check out photos of WestJet’s MAX 8 new First Class-styled “Premium” seats

By - Nov 11, 2018 9:38am AST
Back in July, we talked about WestJet introducing a proper “Premium” cabin on their 737 MAX 8 aircraft. Now the…

Fly Jamaica 757 overruns runway at Cheddi Jagan in Guyana

By - Nov 9, 2018 5:39am AST
A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-200 overran the runway at Cheddi Jagan International Airport (GEO) in Timehri, Guyana after attempting to…

Lion Air 737-900ER clips lamp post, damaging winglet in the process

By - Nov 7, 2018 9:26pm AST
Lion Air is once again back in the news after one of their Boeing 737-900ERs clipped a light pole at…

Man makes a carry-on coat to circumvent Ryanair’s new baggage fees

By - Nov 6, 2018 9:31pm AST
If you’re a regular flyer with Ryanair, you may have heard about the new fee being slapped on to small…

Zurich residents complain about whale-like sounds coming from passing Swiss A220 jets

By - Nov 6, 2018 5:25pm AST
One of Airbus’s major selling points for the A220 is its really quiet Pratt & Whitney PW1500G engines, but a…

A baggage handler fell asleep in airplane cargo hold and woke up in a different state

By - Nov 5, 2018 12:49am AST
Falling asleep on the train or the bus is one thing, but falling asleep in an airplane’s cargo hold and…

Sunwing adds Tobago to its winter schedule

By - Nov 4, 2018 10:25pm AST
Leisure airline Sunwing Airlines has added Tobago to its list of winter destinations with service beginning in late December 2018….

Racially abusive man throws insults at black woman on Ryanair flight

By - Oct 21, 2018 12:24am AST
Ryanair is once again making headlines, this time after video surfaced showing a white male throwing racial insults towards another…

JetBlue unveils special ‘Bluericua’ livery, representing the company’s ties to Puerto Rico

By - Sep 16, 2018 9:39pm AST
Puerto Rico has always had a special place in JetBlue’s heart, and now the airline has repainted one of their…

JetBlue set to raise baggage and ticket change/cancellation fees

By - Aug 20, 2018 8:43pm AST
If you fly with JetBlue, you may be required to fork out a bit of extra cash as the airline…

Aeromexico Connect E190 veered off runway and burst into flames

By - Jul 31, 2018 6:11pm AST
Reports are coming in that Aeromexico Connect flight AM2431 from Durango to Guadalajara (both in Mexico) burst into flames shortly after…