Delta 777 Dumps Fuel Over School (Updated)

Delta 777 Dumps Fuel Over School (Updated)

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 777 dumped fuel that fell on a Los Angeles-area school as it returned to LAX after an “engine issue” today. The flight, headed for Shanghai, had an undisclosed engine issue after departure and had to...
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Airlines in the Spotlight Over Iran Flight Strategy

Airlines in the Spotlight Over Iran Flight Strategy

About 2 1/2 hours before the Ukraine International Airlines jet with 176 people on board took off, the Federal Aviation Administration issued emergency orders prohibiting American pilots and airlines from flying over Iran, the Persian Gulf or the Gulf of Oma...
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Best, Worst US Airlines for Customer Service

Best, Worst US Airlines for Customer Service

Almost everyone has had a terrible airline experience at some point in their life. However, the numbers show that not all carriers are created equal when it comes to customer service. Hawaiian Airlines (86.5 percent), Delta Air Lines and (82.4...
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How Delta Plans to Best Its Record-Setting Year

How Delta Plans to Best Its Record-Setting Year

Delta’s fourth quarter was also strong, with the airline reporting net income of $1.1 billion, up about 8 percent year-over-year, on total revenues of 11.4 billion. Delta executives said they’ll work this year to increase revenue from existing areas of...
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