United Airlines to halt service at New York’s JFK airport in October

United Airlines to halt service at New York’s JFK airport in October

WASHINGTON, Sept 30 (Reuters) – United Airlines (UAL.O) said on Friday it will suspend service in late October to New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK). Earlier this month, United had threatened to take the action if the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) did not grant the air carrier additional flights. United has been flying just … Read more

Russian airlines staff start to receive conscription notices, Kommersant reports

Russian airlines staff start to receive conscription notices, Kommersant reports

A view shows the first Airbus A350-900 aircraft of Russia’s flagship airline Aeroflot during a media presentation at Sheremetyevo International Airport outside Moscow, Russia March 4, 2020. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 23 (Reuters) – Russian employees at airlines and airports have started to receive conscription notices … Read more

Typhoon batters Japan with record rain, killing two

Typhoon batters Japan with record rain, killing two

A man walks on the street in heavy rain and wind caused by Typhoon Nanmadol in Kagoshima on Japan’s southernmost main island of Kyushu September 18, 2022, in this photo taken by Kyodo. Kyodo via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. JAPAN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL … Read more

Japan to waive tourist visa requirements as part of border easing, Fuji News Network reports

Japan to waive tourist visa requirements as part of border easing, Fuji News Network reports

Passengers wearing protective face masks, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, walk at the Haneda airport, in Tokyo, Japan June 13, 2021. REUTERS/Androniki Christodoulou Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Japan’s government is planning to waive tourist visa requirements from some countries as part of a further … Read more

Flight searches to London from U.S. surge after Queen Elizabeth’s death

Flight searches to London from U.S. surge after Queen Elizabeth’s death

People continue to gather in the evening to view flowers at the gates of Buckingham Palace following the death of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth in London, Britain September 9, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 9 (Reuters) – Travel startup Hopper said on Friday it had noticed a surge … Read more

S.Korea braces for ‘very strong’ typhoon, businesses curb operations

S.Korea braces for ‘very strong’ typhoon, businesses curb operations

A woman makes her way in strong winds brought by Typhoon Hinnamnor in Naha, Okinawa prefecture, Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo on September 4, 2022. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Typhoon Hinnamnor neared South Korea on Monday, forcing flight cancellations, … Read more

U.S. airlines commit to providing meals, hotel rooms for extended delays they caused

U.S. airlines commit to providing meals, hotel rooms for extended delays they caused

Passengers use self check-in machines as they travel from John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York City, U.S., July 2, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Major U.S. airlines told the U.S. Transportation Department (USDOT) they will provide meals for customers delayed … Read more

American Airlines bets on supersonic travel with Boom jet deal

American Airlines bets on supersonic travel with Boom jet deal

Aug 16 (Reuters) – American Airlines Group Inc (AAL.O) on Tuesday agreed to buy up to 20 jets from aircraft maker Boom Supersonic, becoming the second major U.S. airline to bet on ultra-fast passenger travel in the last two years. The deal brings Boom’s orderbook to 130 airplanes, including options, valued at about $26 billion, … Read more

NYSE delistings signal Beijing may be willing to compromise on U.S. audit dispute -analysts

NYSE delistings signal Beijing may be willing to compromise on U.S. audit dispute -analysts

A trader enters the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S. June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Aug 15 (Reuters) – The move to delist five Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) signals Beijing … Read more

U.S. allows Delta to temporarily cut some New York, Washington flights

U.S. allows Delta to temporarily cut some New York, Washington flights

Delta Air Lines planes are seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport on the July 4th weekend in Queens, New York City, U.S., July 2, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Delta Air Lines (DAL.N) can temporarily cut some flights at New York’s LaGuardia … Read more