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...
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...
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,...
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,...
The Middle East-based airline, Qatar Airways, has announced that it plans to launch two new routes from is Doha, Qatar base that will become the longest and second longest routes in the world, surpassing current title holder Qantas flying from Sydney to Dallas route of 8,575 miles. The new routes...
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...
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...
New York-based JetBlue airlines have ranked as the worst airline for on-time performance during the busy holiday periods while Hawaiian Airlines had the best on-time performance.         Statistics from the U.S. Department of Transportation for the two busiest travel periods of the year, Thanksgiving and from Christmas to New Years have...
Denver, CO United Airlines flight 447, an Airbus A320, made an emergency landing in Grand Junction, Colorado while en route from Denver to Los Angeles. According to the Grand Junction Fire Department, six-passenger becomes suddenly ill and overhead oxygen masks deployed while airborne. One person was hospitalized and five others were...
In case you’re planning a trip into or out of Florida, we’ve compiled a list of the best and worst airlines that served the Sunshine State during 2015. We surveyed 20,250 passengers at Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Orlando and Tampa, during 2015 spanning the entire year. We tried to show...