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Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

11:25am GMT

JAKARTA/DALLAS Indonesian investigators said on Monday more training was needed for Boeing 737 MAX pilots after discovering the situation believed to have faced the crew of a doomed Lion Air jet was not contained in the aircraft's flight manual. | Video

Fly Jamaica flight makes emergency landing in Guyana, six hurt

09 Nov 2018

A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757 airliner heading for Toronto made an emergency landing at the Georgetown, Guyana international airport early Friday after the pilot reported problems with the plane's hydraulic system. Six passengers were injured.

Southwest pledges revenue boost but no baggage fees

25 Oct 2018

Southwest Airlines Co will boost revenue without breaking its long-standing policy of no baggage fees, the company's CEO pledged on Thursday, after rising costs at the airline spooked investors and sent its shares into an 8 percent nosedive.

United lifts 2018 target as network growth boosts third-quarter profit

16 Oct 2018

CHICAGO United Airlines posted solid third-quarter profit on Tuesday and raised its 2018 outlook for the third time this year, helped by its strategy to add flights at three mid-continent U.S. hubs: Chicago, Denver and Houston.

Bankruptcy judge approves financing to keep Sears open

16 Oct 2018

A bankruptcy judge on Monday approved $300 million (£228.1 million) in financing to keep department store chain Sears Holdings Corp open through the holiday season, giving the century-old retailer that once dominated U.S. shopping malls a chance to remain in business. | Video

Iconic U.S. retailer Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

15 Oct 2018

Oct. 15 Sears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, throwing into doubt the future of the century-old retailer that once dominated U.S. malls but has withered in the age of internet shopping.

Delta profit tops estimates as cost controls help offset fuel surge

11 Oct 2018

Delta Air Lines Inc said on Thursday it sees a return to margin growth next year as it posted a estimate-beating rise in quarterly profit on strong demand and tight cost controls, sending shares higher.

Delta profit beats on strong demand, higher ticket prices

11 Oct 2018

Oct 11 Delta Air Lines reported a third-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates on Thursday as a strengthening U.S. economy spurred demand for air travel, helping the airline raise ticket prices.

New U.S. FAA rules on airplane seat size may not create more leg room

01 Oct 2018

CHICAGO/WASHINGTON A bill that will regulate minimum seat size on U.S. passenger airplanes for the first time is unlikely to lead to more leg or elbow room for cramped flyers, airline consultants said.

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