iOS app Android app

US Airways

The Awesome Airline Cancellation Policy You Don't Know About

Hopper.com | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Hopper.com

Suddenly have buyer's remorse? Think of this as your own personal get-out-of-jail-free card. There's a ticket for $40 cheaper but you just bought your ticket last night. Fortunately, you're in luck.

LaGuardia's Terminal C, When Did You Become So Cool?

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 06.06.2016 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

The designers of LaGuardia's Terminal C integrated common sense and paid attention to how travelers move and behave. Amenities are now located where you need them.

RIGHT NEXT DOOR: Patrick Harten, Air-Traffic Controller

Ian Spanier | Posted 03.18.2015 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

Patrick Harten, Air-Traffic Controller Harten might not be as famous as Chesley Sullenberger, but as the lead air-traffic controller on duty during t...

How To Check A Bag For Free

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.05.2014 | Travel

These days, it seems like airlines are doing everything in their power to add more fees onto a simple plane ticket. In 2013 alone, U.S. airlines earne...

The 10 Cheapest Flights Out Of New York's JFK

Hopper.com | Posted 12.27.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

If you find yourself pining for a little holiday this year, or are feeling desperate to break out from the urban fray of Manhattan, then be sure to check out this list of the 10 cheapest flights out of JFK.

'Ebola Scare' Video Shows Airport Officials Aren't Taking Any Chances

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living

At the airport, conventional wisdom keeps most travelers from joking around with words like "bomb" and "explosion." And as a new video purportedly sho...

Dave Jamieson

American Airlines, US Airways Workers Vote Overwhelmingly To Join Union

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.01.2015 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Thousands of service agents at American Airlines unionized with their new colleagues at US Airways on Tuesday, making the most of last y...

Airport Lounges: Get VIP With an Economy Ticket

Grace McClure | Posted 08.12.2014 | Travel
Grace McClure

Airport lounges ooze exclusivity and warm muffins. They are also a revolving door for the travel elite and road warriors - the "cool kids" of the air....

These Violinists Broke Out In Musical Protest On The Tarmac After Being Booted From Flight

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.29.2014 | Good News

Forget snakes. On this plane, it's violins that have people treble-ing. Seriously. Musicians Nicolas Kendall and Zach De Pue were kicked off a U...

6 Hurt After Philly Flight Hits Severe Turbulence

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2014 | Business

May 5 (Reuters) - Four passengers and two crew members were injured on Sunday when a US Airways jet hit severe turbulence after leaving Philadelphia...

US Airways: Nude Tweet 'Was An Honest Mistake'

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business

Unless you're living in a cave and are completely off the grid, you may have noticed that US Airways sent out a tweet on Monday that included a graphi...

US Airways Investigating Pornographic Toy Airplane Tweet

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2014 | Business

By Curtis Skinner (Reuters) - US Airways said it was investigating a pornographic tweet on Tuesday sent on its Twitter account in respo...

US Airways Tweets Out VERY NSFW Photo Of Woman With Toy Plane

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 04.14.2014 | Weird News

US Airways apologized for an extremely graphic photo that it shared earlier today, depicting a naked woman in a sexual position with a toy plane. O...

America's Meanest Airlines 2014

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

The 2014 Airline Quality Ratings report, released April 7, shows that United Airlines is finally beginning to recover from its merger with Continental Airlines, which took place in 2010. But that wasn't enough to keep United from earning the lowest AQR score of all national airlines for the fourth year in a row.

How Sharing Pringles Saved My Flight to Hawaii

Bonni Brodnick | Posted 05.19.2014 | Fifty
Bonni Brodnick

On a recent trip to Hawaii, during the first six-hour leg and headed to Arizona, I settled in and looked forward to a relaxing flight. Until two children took the seats next to me.

What to Do About a Disloyal Loyalty Program

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.19.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Airlines are going to do what they're going to do. Few will understand why, but many will be affected by the recent loyalty program revisions.

Preserving a Higher Duty

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 03.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Naphtali Hoff

In our cheapened era of self-serving entertainers, corrupt politicians and dishonest CEOs, it is comforting to know that people with Chelsey Sullenberger's combination of courage, care and selflessness still exist.

Day One of the US Airways/American Merger

George Hobica | Posted 03.09.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

The first steps in the gradual integration of American Airlines and US Airways have been announced. These are just baby steps.

Hot Destinations and Top US Travel Trends for 2014

Cheapflights | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
Cheapflights

As we wrap up another eventful year in travel, we take a sneak a peek at what's ahead for 2014. Of course, since past is prologue, much of what's to come was shaped by events in 2013.

The Best (Or Worst) Laid Airline Plans

Brigham A. McCown | Posted 02.10.2014 | Business
Brigham A. McCown

Monday's merger of American Airlines with U.S. Airways, the Nation's No. 3 and No. 5 carriers respectively, means the new 100,000-employee American, has literally, overnight, become the world's largest airline company.

Top Trends In Airline Food

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Onboard space constraints, limited convection ovens and a major lack of ambiance all detract from the enjoyment of skillfully prepared in-flight cuisine. But the parties who provide airline food won't let fliers' dining experiences become subpar.

The Incredible Shrinking Airline Industry

Bill McGee | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Bill McGee

Now that the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways appears to be moving forward, questions linger about how the deal will impact air travelers.

US Airways Kicks Blind Man Off Plane and Employs the 'Ostrich Strategy' to Public's Outrage

Reid Wegley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Reid Wegley

I hope I'm asking this question on behalf of the majority of my peers, but which school of thought produced the Ostrich strategy in regards to responding to customer service, and ultimately, public relations issues?

Passengers Mutiny After Pilot Kicks Blind Man Off Plane

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.14.2013 | Travel

A legally blind man was kicked off a US Airways flight Wednesday night after crew members grew upset over his seeing eye dog, Doxy. Also given the boo...

MERGER NEAR

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, Nov 12 (Reuters) - US Airways Group Inc and American Airlines have agreed to give up landing spots and gates at several U.S. airp...