Spirit Airlines operations have returned to normal as mass cancellations end

Friday May 19th, 2017


Spirit Airlines Inc.'s pilot problems seem to have ended. The Miramar-based airline (Nasdaq: SAVE) said its abnormal wave of flight cancellations has come to a halt, with fewer than 1 percent of its flights cancelled since Mother's Day and no cancellations since the start of the week. Earlier in the month, the airline was reporting as many as 50-60 flights cancelled a day across its system, stranding thousands of passengers. “The wave of cancelled Spirit flights is behind... [read more]

United Airlines reveals 10 key operational changes after man dragged off plane

Thursday Apr 27th, 2017


United Airlines today said it will implement 10 changes to its operational rules. The changes are being made in the wake of the forcible eviction of David Dao from United Express Flight 3411 on April 9. The specific changes and their expected implementation date are listed below:   United will limit use of law enforcement to safety and security issues only. (Implemented on April 12) United will not require customers already seated on the plane to give up their seats... [read more]