Couple traveling to wedding kicked off United flight

Apr 17, 2017

Couple traveling to wedding kicked off United flight

An engaged couple were removed from a United Airlines flight to Costa Rica on Saturday, as the airline remained under scrutiny following outrage caused by a video last week of a passenger being forcibly removed from a flight. According to the couple, who said ...

ANA marks 30 years of regular China flights

/ Apr 17, 2017

ANA marks 30 years of regular China flights

All Nippon Airways held a ceremony on Sunday to mark 30 years since the major Japanese carrier launched its first regular route to China. “We reached the milestone thanks to the support from our customers and people concerned,” Takao Nannichi, head of ANA’s branch ...

Apr 12, 2017

Canada ramps up airline security steps following U.S., U.K. lead

Canada’s transport minister on Tuesday announced stepped-up security measures on some international flights to the country, acknowledging a “risk” that led to the United States banning certain personal electronics in the cabin of flights from several countries. However, Minister Marc Garneau declined to elaborate ...

Apr 11, 2017

FCC chief seeks to reverse course on in-flight cellphone calls

A top U.S. regulator moved Monday to roll back efforts to allow cellphone use in aircraft, reversing course on relaxing a long-standing ban on in-flight calls. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said he circulated a order, which would require a vote of the ...