Breaking Airline News
A compilation of some of the leading airline news stories for the week of March 19, 2018. Click on title to read entire story.
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines has been teasing plans to start service to Hawaii for almost six months now without releasing many details for when and how the plan is going to come together.
Among the rules American Airlines and other carriers are targeting is one that gives passengers 24 hours after booking a flight the right to cancel and get a full refund.
– LA Times
Think of it: Southwest Airlines, owned outright by Warren Buffett (or more precisely, by Berkshire Hathaway).
Spirit Airlines Inc. knows that it’s a “different kind of airline,” said Mark Kopczak, the ultralow-cost carrier’s vice president, network planning.
– Richmond Times-Dispatch