Qantas has announced it will delay the delivery of two of its Airbus A380 aircraft on order by at least four years and indicated that more delays or cancellations could happen. In announcing the decision, the airline cited that it wanted to streamline its operation and make existing operations...
Dallas, Tx. An American Airlines flight from Dallas on its way to Seattle was forced to return to Dallas after the fire began to shoot out of a wing. Flight 438 had left Dallas Fort Worth International Airport at 10:50 p.m. on its way to Seattle. The Airbus 321 had 130...
Atlanta, GA Passengers flying on Delta Air Lines are in for a stressful Monday after a computer failure from a power outage in Atlanta will cause “large-scale” flight cancellations. According to Delta, a power outage at their corporate headquarters in Atlanta occurred at 2:30 a.m. That power outage impacted Delta’s computer...
Corpus Christi, TX - United Airlines flight number 4128 made an emergency landing in Corpus Christi (CRP). The flight originated from Harlingen, TX and was to land in Houston (IAH). Shortly after takeoff in Harlingen, the crew reported an unknown loud noise and diverted the flight to Corpus Christi. Upon landing,...
Southwest Airlines has announced it will add seven new routes out of Washington, D.C.’s Reagan National Airport, DCA, as it receives new slots that were given up by American/U.S. Airways as a condition of that merger. New routes from DCA include flights to Chicago Midway, Nashville, New Orleans, Tampa, Akron-Canton,...
Orlando, FL Overnight a Southwest airplane skidded off a taxiway and the front landing gear collapsed at Orlando International Airport, MCO. The airplane was being moved by two mechanics from a passenger gate for maintenance. The airline and airport officials say there were no injuries. There were no passengers on board...
San Francisco, CA United Airlines has announced that it plans to start scheduled service between its hub in San Francisco, SFO, and Singapore, SIN, starting June 1st using a Boeing 787-900 Dreamliner configured with 48 in Business First and 204 in coach. The 8,433-mile route according to United Airlines will take...
Orlando, Fla. - Orlando International Airport, MCO, has said that it will be meeting with various bodies including Southwest, Delta, United, American, US Airways, and "All Aboard Florida" along with its Florida East Coast Railway affiliate to discuss adding at the airport that would run from Orlando to Miami. Also...
Air India, the national carrier of India, may have to back out of its deal with airplane manufacturer Boeing over the purchase of 27 of its newest planes, the 787 Dreamliner. "Air India does not have the money to pay for the 27 Boeing planes. Air India will not increase...
Miami, Fla. - American Airlines flight 998, from Sao Paulo Brazil, has landed safely after an altercation between one of the passengers and a flight attendant over passenger accommodations which the passenger was upset about. The Boeing 777 landed safely in Miami earlier this morning at 6:30 am. Miami-Dade police and...