Aviation

Wanna fly LaGuardia to L.A. direct? Maybe you can soon

Wanna fly LaGuardia to L.A. direct? Maybe you can soon

New York business travelers may soon get the long-distance flights they need from airport closer to Manhattan
No pistols, please: The TSA's extraordinary Instagram account

No pistols, please: The TSA's extraordinary Instagram account

You'd assume most travelers would know to avoid trying to board a plane with a loaded gun or grenade in their carry-on. But no
Stunning turnaround: Qantas is profitable again

Stunning turnaround: Qantas is profitable again

Following the worst annual loss in its history, Qantas is back in the black thanks to lower fuel costs and huge cost-cutting measures
United Airlines pilots warned after review shows cockpit mistakes

United Airlines pilots warned after review shows cockpit mistakes

A review of United flight operations data details safety incidents involving United pilots and aircraft
Major U.S. carrier grounds 128 aircraft

Major U.S. carrier grounds 128 aircraft

Southwest Airlines grounded 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft on Tuesday after discovering it had missed some required inspections
Which airports offer the world's best customer service?

Which airports offer the world's best customer service?

They might not all have fancy amenities like movie theaters and skating rinks, but these airports know how to treat their passengers right
U.S. airlines to take on state-owned Gulf rivals

U.S. airlines to take on state-owned Gulf rivals

Delta CEO Richard Anderson speaks on why U.S. carriers want "open skies" agreement to be revisited
Qantas cracks down on badly dressed lounge visitors

Qantas cracks down on badly dressed lounge visitors

The Aussie airline says customers may be refused lounge entry if they fail to meet the "smart casual" dress guidelines
New photos reveal Kim Jong Un's private jet

New photos reveal Kim Jong Un's private jet

Photographs released by North Korea's Central News Agency (KCNA) appear to show its leader observing a Pyongyang building project from a private luxury jet
Plane returns to LAX after scorpion stings passenger

Plane returns to LAX after scorpion stings passenger

Airline officials said it's unclear how the scorpion made its way on the flight, which originated from Los Cabos, Mexico
Happy birthday? North Korea celebrates Kim Jong Il's legacy

Happy birthday? North Korea celebrates Kim Jong Il's legacy

To mark the birth of late dictator Kim Jong Il, North Korea will stage a military parade, patriotic chants, dance exhibitions and other activities in Pyongyang