Boeing’s 737 MAX Makes First FAA Test Run

Boeing Co.’s beleaguered 737 MAX made the first of three recertification test flights on Monday, more than 15 months after the aircraft was grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration following two fatal crashes. The tests were conducted by the FAA…

Southwest Offering More Flights From $49 One-Way

Southwest Airlines is offering another fall flight sale featuring one-way fares from $49. This time around, travelers have until Thursday, July 2 at 11:59 p.m. CT to book the discounted seats, which are available for continental U.S. travel from August…

Emirates airline to adopt new strategy post-Covid-19

Adel al Redha, Emirates airline’s chief operating officer, said the carrier will need smaller aircraft Emirates airline currently has a fleet of all widebody aircraft – Airbus A380 and Boeing 777. Emirates airline will introduce “smaller” aircraft to its fleet,…

Repatriation flights scheduled for Pakistanis stranded in Dubai

Around 20 additional flights have been arranged through to June 27 110 special flights have already left Dubai since April, carrying an estimated 22,000 passengers back to Pakistan. Plans are in place to repatriate 2,000 Pakistanis stranded in Dubai, according…

No return to international flights yet, says Saudia

Domestic operations at 11 of the kingdom’s 28 airports resumed on Sunday, after the grounding of all flights since March 21 The Saudi General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) said flights would resume on a gradual basis, with two local…

Frontier Offering Triple Bonus Miles

Well, they say good things come in threes, right? Budget carrier Frontier Airlines is offering triple bonus miles and segments on all flights through Sept. 12, 2021 that are booked by June 30, 2020. With this offer, Frontier Miles Members…