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With Frontier deal dead, Spirit ponders sale to JetBlue

Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines agreed Wednesday to abandon their merger proposal, opening the way for JetBlue Airways to acquire Spirit after a months-long bidding war for the budget carrier. ...

Budget airline Allegiant cuts profit outlook on rising costs

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shares of Allegiant Air's parent company tumbled in after-hours trading Monday after the budget airline gave a disappointing preview of its second-quarter earnings that it said were u...

Business Highlights: Looming rate hike, UAW jobs

___ Fed set to impose another big rate hike to fight inflation WASHINGTON (AP) — Conflicting signs about the health of the U.S. economy have thrust the Federal Rese...

Airport chaos: European travel runs into pandemic cutbacks

LONDON (AP) — The airport lines are long, and lost luggage is piling up. It’s going to be a chaotic summer for travelers in Europe. Liz Morgan arrived at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport...

Kellogg, Spirit Airlines rise; Acadia, ODP fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Tesla Inc., up $60.83 to $711.11. CEO Elon Musk reportedly confirmed that the ...

JetBlue raises offer again in bidding for Spirit Airlines

NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue Airways on Monday increased its offer to buy Spirit Airlines, raising the stakes again in a battle over the nation's biggest budget airline. New York-based Je...

UK set for national railway strike as last-ditch talks fail

LONDON (AP) — Britain is facing its biggest rail strikes in decades after last-minute talks between a union and train companies failed to reach a settlement over pay and job security. ...

Ryanair drops Afrikaans test that angered South Africans

LONDON (AP) — Budget airline Ryanair says it has scrapped its controversial Afrikaans language test for South African travelers aimed at weeding out people with phony passports. The...

Spirit Air engages with JetBlue ahead of shareholder vote

NEW YORK (AP) — Spirit Airlines, the target of a budget airline bidding war, said Tuesday that its board has been in talks with JetBlue about last week's buyout offer while remaining engaged with Fron...

Spirit Airlines, a bidding war target, postpones buyout vote

Spirit Airlines, the target of a budget airline bidding war, is postponing a Friday shareholder vote on whether to accept one of those buyout offers after a flurry of counter proposals from Frontier A...

Ryanair forces Afrikaans test on South African passengers

LONDON (AP) — Budget airline Ryanair says it's forcing South African travelers to the U.K. to do a test in the Afrikaans language to prove their nationality in an apparent effort to weed out those wit...

This refreshing airline amenity is making a comeback

For those among us who like a tipple after takeoff, consider this a sign that the world is healing: Many airlines are resuming in-flight meals and alcohol service. Early on in the pa...

Tigerair Taiwan website crashes amid rush to grab cheap tickets to Asian cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a sign of locals’ eagerness to travel overseas, the Tigerair Taiwan website crashed moments before tickets for winter flights were made available Wednesday mornin...

900 candidates show up for cabin crew jobs at Tigerair Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Budget airline Tigerair Taiwan saw about 900 candidates turn up for tests to join cabin staff in the post-COVID era, reports said Saturday (May 21). The airline, owned ...

Vietjet and HDBank partner to make air travel more convenient, cashless and rewarding with the HDBank Vietjet Platinum co-branded card

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 12 May 2022 - HDBank and Vietjet have collaborated to launch Vietnam's foremost budget airline co-branded Platinum card with an aim to make flying and sh...