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The FAA Is Pushing for a Worldwide Laptop Ban in Checked Luggage

THE FAA IS PUSHING FOR A WORLDWIDE LAPTOP BAN IN CHECKED LUGGAGE

Laptop bans are back - but this time it's extending beyond the Middle East. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is urging airlines...

FAA proposal seeks global airline ban on checked consumer gadgets

FAA PROPOSAL SEEKS GLOBAL AIRLINE BAN ON CHECKED CONSUMER GADGETS

It's no secret that lithium-ion batteries can be dangerous if they overheat, and now the FAA is warning that they pose a serious risk...

 
 
 
Moscow wants the world to get behind a Russia-Chinese roadmap to dealing with North Korea

MOSCOW WANTS THE WORLD TO GET BEHIND A RUSSIA-CHINESE ROADMAP TO DEALING WITH NORTH KOREA

Thomson Reuters MOSCOW - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged world powers on Friday to get behind a joint Russian-Chinese...

Shares of United Airlines tumble after 3Q financial report

SHARES OF UNITED AIRLINES TUMBLE AFTER 3Q FINANCIAL REPORT

DALLAS - Shares of United Airlines dropped more than 11 percent on Thursday after the carrier signaled that weak prices will continue...

 
 
 
Turkey could close border with Iraqi Kurds 'at any moment'

TURKEY COULD CLOSE BORDER WITH IRAQI KURDS 'AT ANY MOMENT'

Thomson Reuters ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's president says the country could close its border with Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region...

United Airlines lost $185 million due to the hurricanes

UNITED AIRLINES LOST $185 MILLION DUE TO THE HURRICANES

REUTERS/Louis Nastro United Airlines reported a third-quarter drop in profits partly due to flight cancellations triggered by recent...

 
 
 
U.S. and Turkey Suspend Visa Services for Travelers

U.S. AND TURKEY SUSPEND VISA SERVICES FOR TRAVELERS

Americans interested in visiting Turkey, and vice versa, may have to put their plans on hold for now. Earlier this month, both the...

Jet2 UK's most punctual airline, beats others

JET2 UK'S MOST PUNCTUAL AIRLINE, BEATS OTHERS

According to a new global accreditation programme Jet2 was the UK's most punctual airline, it was the only UK airport to receive five...

 
 
 
Former Ford CEO Mark Fields will join private-equity group TPG Capital

FORMER FORD CEO MARK FIELDS WILL JOIN PRIVATE-EQUITY GROUP TPG CAPITAL

REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid Fields will become a Senior Advisor at TPG Capital, a private equity firm. The former Ford CEO will work in...

Why it's more expensive to fly from New York to Montana than it is to fly from New York to LA

WHY IT'S MORE EXPENSIVE TO FLY FROM NEW YORK TO MONTANA THAN IT IS TO FLY FROM NEW YORK TO LA

Getty Images/Spencer Platt You may or may not have noticed, but flying from New York City to Billings, Montana is more expensive than...

 
 
 
The city of Chicago has fired 2 security officers involved in dragging a man off a United flight

THE CITY OF CHICAGO HAS FIRED 2 SECURITY OFFICERS INVOLVED IN DRAGGING A MAN OFF A UNITED FLIGHT

Chicago's Department of Aviation has fired two of three officers involved in dragging David Dao , 69, off a United Airlines plane in...

This backpack is the solution to traveling with just a carry-on bag

THIS BACKPACK IS THE SOLUTION TO TRAVELING WITH JUST A CARRY-ON BAG

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
Singapore Airlines launching ‘farm-to-table' inflight sustainable meals

SINGAPORE AIRLINES LAUNCHING ‘FARM-TO-TABLE' INFLIGHT SUSTAINABLE MEALS

Singapore Airlines has committed to significantly enhancing sustainability practices in its in-flight food and beverage offerings....

Southwest Airlines will launch the new route to Hawaii in 2018

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES WILL LAUNCH THE NEW ROUTE TO HAWAII IN 2018

Southwest Airlines, one of the largest airline companies in United States of America announced the plans to start its service to Hawaii,...

 
 
 
Norwegian named ‘Airline of the Year' at 2017 CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence

NORWEGIAN NAMED ‘AIRLINE OF THE YEAR' AT 2017 CAPA AVIATION AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

Norwegian has been awarded ‘Airline of the Year' at the 2017 CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence during the CAPA Global Aviation &...

Hawaiian Holdings Initiates Quarterly Cash Dividend

HAWAIIAN HOLDINGS INITIATES QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., announced today that it will initiate a quarterly cash dividend....

 
 
 
'Let's hope that diplomacy works': White House believes the North Korean nuclear threat is 'manageable'

'LET'S HOPE THAT DIPLOMACY WORKS': WHITE HOUSE BELIEVES THE NORTH KOREAN NUCLEAR THREAT IS 'MANAGEABLE'

Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON - White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said on Thursday the Trump administration thinks the threat posed...

Southwest Airlines announces plan for service to Hawaii

SOUTHWEST AIRLINES ANNOUNCES PLAN FOR SERVICE TO HAWAII

Southwest Airlines is planning flights between Hawaii and the mainland, and expects tickets will go on sale next year.

 
 
 
Jet Airways partners Vidya Balan-starrer ‘Tumhari Sulu'

JET AIRWAYS PARTNERS VIDYA BALAN-STARRER ‘TUMHARI SULU'

Jet Airways, India's full-service premier international airline, today announced a partnership with T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment...

ABTA asks to increase air fares following Monarch's collapse

ABTA ASKS TO INCREASE AIR FARES FOLLOWING MONARCH'S COLLAPSE

The Association of British Travel Agents demanded that all the plane tickets should be subject to a levy to fund the repatriation of...