Airlines

Holiday Season Airfares Soar on Pricey Fuel and Revenge Travel

TRAVELERS alarmed at sky-high airfares this Christmas can add soaring fuel prices spurred in part by Russia’s weaponization of its…

4 weeks ago

China warns airlines to avoid areas near Taiwan as tensions rise

CHINA warned airlines operating in Asia to avoid flying in areas around Taiwan where it is conducting military exercises in…

2 months ago

The best and worst airlines for flight cancellations

PASSENGERS flying with Virgin Australia and Dutch carrier KLM are suffering some of the biggest disruptions to travel as the…

2 months ago

Europe’s airlines defy turmoil as sky-high fares spur profits

AS VACATION-BOUND Europeans suffer airport chaos unleashed by staffing shortages and strikes, the peak travel season is proving to be…

2 months ago

Heathrow blames airlines for flight chaos, says cap to stay

LONDON — Heathrow warned that there’s no prospect of lifting a cap on flights until airlines boost the number of…

2 months ago

Improved performance for Capital A in 2Q22

Its consolidated airlines via the combined operations across Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines recorded a notable load factor of 84%,…

2 months ago

Stuck in travel hell? Blame Covid’s long shadow

MUCH of the rich world is emerging from two years of pandemic more flush than it’s ever been. Deposits held…

2 months ago

Heathrow asks airlines to stop selling seats to ease chaos

LONDON Heathrow is imposing a two-month cap on daily passenger traffic, a dramatic response by the UK’s busiest airport to…

3 months ago

Khazanah sees lower operations profit due to fiscal aid for airline

Nonetheless, Khazanah continued to maintain its financial discipline with opex reduced to RM420m by AZREEN HANI / Pic by AFP…

3 months ago

Special vouchers by MAG in travel campaign

MALAYSIA Aviation Group’s (MAG) airlines — Malaysia Airlines Bhd, Firefly and MASwings Sdn Bhd — are offering special travel vouchers to…

3 months ago

London and Paris cut more flights as travel turmoil persists

LONDON Heathrow and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airports are cutting more flights as Europe’s travel chaos continues into the summer. Heathrow…

3 months ago

Qantas slashes flights in Australia as rising oil prices bite

QANTAS Airways Ltd. slashed domestic flight schedules through to March next year to help offset the rising cost of fuel,…

3 months ago

Airlines seek govt support for net-zero pledge

World airlines on Monday called on governments to support the industry's goal of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The plea…

3 months ago