Southwest Airlines announced eight new routes on Thursday in its latest network expansion, six of which will be to Austin, Texas, the state's latest tech hub.
Lucas Wall said he's been stranded in Florida because he can't fly without a mask. He's accused several airlines' mask mandates of being discriminatory
For one, Avelo's fees are lower than many of its competitors, allowing customers to purchase extras without breaking the bank.
Lucrative niche industries including helicopter flights over the border and international car rides are booming in cities like Buffalo, New York.
Airlines are using available cheap planes and laid off flight crews to offer low prices and coax back weary travelers.
The air traffic control tower at St Pete-Clearwater International Airport in St Petersburg, Florida is closed until January 31. The FAA closed the facility for cleaning after personnel tested positive for COVID-19. Allegiant Air is the main carrier at the airport that also sees high general aviation and private jet […]
More than 2,500 passengers have been banned from US airlines for non-compliance with mask policies. Delta Air Lines banned 880 passengers, including six on a flight where Mitt Romney was harassed. President Joe Biden signed a mask mandate for air travellers on his first full day in office. Visit Business […]
Allegiant Air is adding 21 new routes and three new cities in 2021. The route expansion spans from coast to coast with the first routes launching in March. Regions with beaches, national parks, and/or mountains are among the main focus as that’s where travel trends are now pointing. Visit Business […]
All 11 major US airlines are participating in Black Friday in which flyers can get the jump on deals for 2021 travel. Those not offering discounted flights are offering sale prices or bonuses when purchasing points or miles. International flight deals are largely missing as travel restrictions continue to hinder […]
Ultra-low-cost carrier Allegiant Air is adding 15 new routes to its network to new and existing destinations. Orange County, California and Las Vegas are the focus of the expansion with secondary markets including Grand Rapids, Michigan also seeing a boost. The new flights will launch in 2021, starting on February […]
The upcoming holiday travel season is the perfect time to offload travel credit from flights cancelled during the pandemic. Travel credit is often issued in lieu of a refund so an airline can keep the cash paid for the original flight. Each airline is different in how flyers can use […]
A passenger was removed from an Allegiant Air flight on Monday on accusations that he made “threatening statements” to the flight attendant, The Washington Post reported. A video of the incident shows the man saying he’s being removed for asking the flight attendant to wear a mask. Allegiant Air told […]
The European Union is said to be planning to bar American travellers because of the large numbers of coronavirus cases in the US. The travel restrictions, which could be the first of many as countries begin to emerge from COVID-19 lockdowns, would reportedly be reevaluated every two weeks. While US […]
Airlines in the US each have a different approach to social distancing in the skies as no one policy fits all for the country’s largest carriers. Most airlines are requiring face coverings with more aggressive policies like blocking middle seats becoming scarce in the skies, despite initial attempts by some. […]
US airlines and the Treasury Department reached an agreement in principle on Tuesday over up to $US25 billion in payroll assistance, part of the $US50 billion coronavirus bailout for the airline industry. American Airlines said it would receive $US5.8 billion in payroll assistance under the CARES Act, while Southwest Airlines […]
Allegiant Air announced on Tuesday that it will add 19 new seasonal routes in 2019. The new routes will serve destinations such as Charleston, South Carolina; Destin-Fort Walton Beach, Florida; Knoxville, Tennessee; Nashville, Tennessee; Savannah, Georgia; and Los Angeles. In many of the smaller destinations, Allegiant will go up against […]
Forrester, a market research company, released its 2018 Customer Experience Index for the airline industry. JetBlue came in first for the second year in a row, while Spirit Airlines came in last. Effectiveness, Retention, and Enrichment were among the six categories measured. Forrester ranked the customer service quality of 11 […]