Southwest Airlines is catching its collective breath in 2016 while gearing for what is shaping up to be an eventful 2017.
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More than 300 Southwest Airlines pilots on Wednesday took to picket lines in Las Vegas, protesting the lack of progress in drafting a new contract after four years of negotiations.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air, bruised by allegations that it's ignoring maintenance problems at its Orlando, Florida, facility, vowed to be more aggressive in addressing aircraft reliability issues as it works to upgrade its fleet with newer planes.
JetBlue Airways Corp. joined a string of airlines offering to refund customers with tickets to areas impacted by the Zika virus, a mosquito-transmitted illness that has been linked to birth defects in thousands of babies.
Allegiant Travel Co. rode a double-digit percentage increase in network growth and plunging fuel costs to another profitable quarter and year, company officials said Wednesday.
The only news that may be better than McCarran International Airport reporting the third-busiest year in its history is that 2016 is projected to be even bigger.
Steve Harfst, Allegiant Air's chief operating officer since December 2014, abruptly resigned Friday.
A passenger became disruptive on a United Airlines flight traveling from New York to Chicago on Thursday, causing it to be diverted to Detroit, the airline said.
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A Frontier flight made an emergency landing at McCarran International Airport Wednesday morning.
A United Airlines jet slid off a taxiway in Spokane, Washington, early Tuesday while getting ready to fly to Denver, an FAA spokesman said.
A small plane bound for Nashville, Tennessee landed just short of the Henderson Executive Airport on Monday afternoon.
He was a whiz kid up against a $21 billion company. Aktarer Zaman, now 23, didn't back down when United Airlines and Orbitz sued him a little over a year ago for opening a website called Skiplagged.com to help travelers find cheap plane tickets.
Huge airline profits. New planes. Longer routes. Improved airports. Heightened attention to safety. Throw in an estimated 3.7 billion passengers for 2016 ... and you've got a seriously busy aviation year ahead.
Virgin America and China Southern Airlines on Tuesday announced a code-share agreement to offer booking and travel between China, southeast Asia and several Virgin America destinations across the United States, including Las Vegas.
Local Allegiant Air passengers returning from Wichita, Kan. — or arriving in Las Vegas for an early start to New Year's Eve — ended up getting in a little later than expected.
Passenger traffic at McCarran International soared again in November with the airport recording the highest monthly year-over-year percentage increase since 2004.
The Federal Aviation Administration has scolded but not punished Allegiant Air over a July incident in which pilots made an emergency landing in Fargo, N.D., because their plane had less fuel than required.
While it's going to get a whole lot easier to buy a ticket to fly to Cuba in the near future, at least one analyst is asking why anyone would want to.
The British Airways Boeing 777 that aborted a takeoff at McCarran International Airport with 157 passengers and 13 crew members aboard in September will fly again.
McCarran International Airport offered the third-best customer experience among 31 large North American airports according to a report issued today by J.D. Power.
Aviation marketing leaders in Southern Nevada expect a 7.5 percent increase in passengers in the second quarter of 2016 with growth in domestic and international travelers, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board of directors was told Tuesday.
The battle between Allegiant Air and its pilot union rages on.
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