North America

WestJet Expands 737 Network With New Sun Destinations

WestJet will further expand its 737 flight operations, with new 'sunseeker' flights to Tulum, Mexico and Grenada added for winter

Southwest Fired Pilot Who Spoke in Spanish During Emergency

A Southwest Airlines pilot is suing the airline, alleging he was sacked for addressing passengers in Hispanic during an emergency

New York to Scotland: JetBlue Inaugurates Edinburgh (+Feature)

JetBlue has made another major step in it's transatlantic journey today as they inaugurate new flights between New York and

Ottawa Airport Hosts Opening of New Porter Maintenance Base

Porter Airlines and Ottawa Airport (YOW) have celebrated the grand opening of the airline's new $125 million hangar and maintenance

Boeing ecoDemonstrator to Test Cabin and Operational Technologies

Boeing's ecoDemonstrator 777-200ER aircraft will conduct tests this month to strengthen operational efficiency and cabin interior sustainability

Southwest Applies for New Washington DC-Las Vegas Service

Southwest Airlines has applied to the US DOT for approval to operate a daily service between Washington National Airport (DCA)

Are Inflight Turbulence Incidents on the Rise?

Are incidents involving inflight encounters with air turbulence increasing? We look at the question of frequency and severity of such

Viva Las Vegas! Aer Lingus Launches Flights From Dublin

Viva Las Vegas! Aer Lingus is set to launch thrice-weekly direct flight services from Dublin to Vegas, commencing 25 October

United Airlines 787 London-Los Angeles Declares Emergency

United Airlines flight UA935, a B787-9 bound for Los Angeles, has declared an emergency and is currently returning to London

Air Premia Takes Flight on New San Francisco Route

South Korean long-haul specialist airline Air Premia has added San Francisco as its third US destination, with a four times

Haiti’s Main Airport Reopens After Months of Gang Violence

Haiti's main international airport Toussaint-Louverture Airport has reopened after gang violence and unrest forced its closure almost 3 months ago.

Air Greenland Boosts Arctic Connectivity with Iqaluit Service

Air Greenland will boost Arctic connectivity with the launching of a summer route between Iqaluit and Greenland's capital of Nuuk.