Archive for August, 2018

Swiss SkyWork ceases ops, declares bankruptcy

Swiss Bern-based regional airline SkyWork Airlines has ceased all operations, on the evening of August 29, 2018, with immediate effect, affecting 11,000…

How to Get TSA PreCheck Everything You Need to Know

Long security lines got you down? Worry not. What is TSA PreCheck? Government-sponsored program that grants approved passengers on domestic & international…

American makes cuts to Asia service but plots European expansion

American Airlines is reducing its services to Asia – including the removal of Chicago-Shanghai – but the carrier plans to expand its…

BA suspends its London/Tehran flight as of September 22nd

British Airways has announced the suspension of services between London Heathrow (LHR) and Tehran (IKA). The final BA153 LHR-IKA will depart on…

IATA sees jet fuel price drop back, continue on modest decline

Jet fuel fell back below $90 a barrel as oil prices eased slightly in July, but the upward trend remains in place…

Cathay to cut jobs overseas in restructuring plan

Cathay Pacific Airways warned its staff via an internal memo it was about to enter a phase of a three-year restructuring process.…

JETBLUE GIRDS FOR NEW COMPETITION AS ITS FOUNDER PREPARES TO START A NEW U.S. AIRLINE

If JetBlue Airways founder David Neeleman soon starts the first new U.S. airline in more than a decade — indications suggest he’s…