WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 7:44 A.M.
Boutique Air announced plans to offer daily flights between Pendleton and Portland, restoring commercial air service to the city in Eastern Oregon.
MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2016, 1 A.M.
Airport security officers want people with medical issues to know they can get through security without embarrassment
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 4:30 P.M.
NEW YORK – Lower airfares and rising salaries are putting a squeeze on Delta Air Lines. Luckily for the airline, the price of jet fuel remains cheap and the Atlanta-based …
THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2016, 1:32 P.M.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. government on Thursday tentatively approved scheduled commercial airline service to Havana from 10 American cities, further bridging the gulf between countries as close as an hour …
MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2016, 5:46 P.M.
American Airlines is following other airlines by basing perks like free flights on how much passengers spend on tickets, not how many miles they fly.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 28, 2015, 7:37 A.M.
JUNEAU, Alaska — Delta Air Lines will extend year-round service from both Juneau and Fairbanks to Seattle.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014, 1:13 P.M.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest of anyone who aims a laser at an aircraft.
MONDAY, MARCH 3, 2014
The head of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration visited his officers at Spokane International Airport on Wednesday and used the occasion to promote the agency’s PreCheck program for passengers wanting …
THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2013
Allegiant Air said it will temporarily halt flights to Hawaii from Spokane and several other U.S. cities, including Boise and Eugene. The last Spokane flight to Honolulu will leave Aug. …
TUESDAY, FEB. 12, 2013, 8:34 A.M.
SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines is adding daily, nonstop flights this summer between Fairbanks and Portland. Service starts June 9 and continues through Sept. 2.
SUNDAY, OCT. 21, 2012
1. Book early. Chances are you will have better flight options, seat selection and lower prices if you commit soon. It can be difficult to travel light during the holidays. …
FRIDAY, OCT. 19, 2012, 12:05 A.M.
CHICAGO (AP) — In a modest milestone for President Barack Obama’s high-speed rail vision, test runs will start zooming along a small section of the Amtrak line between Chicago and …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 25, 2012, 11:02 A.M.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Airline passengers can expect fewer carriers to choose from, fewer flights to smaller cities and more baggage and other fees as the industry continues to grapple with …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 2012, 7:02 A.M.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A high-tech overhaul to the nation’s air traffic control system is mostly on track to completion, but has yet to produce the benefits that airlines and passengers …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2012, 12:34 P.M.
SEATTLE — After 30 years of giving passengers spiritual words to reflect on while they eat their meals, Alaska Airlines is retiring the prayer cards from their meal trays.
TUESDAY, DEC. 20, 2011, 9:40 A.M.
Fewer people will fly this holiday season, but flights will still be packed. That’s according to a forecast released today by the main trade group representing U.S. airlines.
SUNDAY, NOV. 27, 2011
LAS VEGAS – Never mind “What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.” Perhaps the new slogan for America’s gambling capital should be “Stop over for a quickie in Sin City.” …
SATURDAY, JAN. 17, 2009
CHICAGO – Collisions between airplanes and birds are common and the hazard is increasing across the U.S. despite sophisticated efforts to control wildlife near airports and track their movements to …