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Man removed from United Airlines flight for allegedly making racist remarks toward passengers

An unidentified man was removed from a United Airlines flight after allegedly making racist comments toward a couple dressed in traditional Pakistani clothing. Jonathan Guerin, a spokesman for United Airlines, told FoxNews.com that the man and his female companion were ...

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Several airlines offering travel waivers ahead of Winter Storm Leo

Several domestic airlines have announced they will be offering travel waivers for passengers concerned about inclement weather sweeping the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and West Coast early this week. That includes United Airlines, which also experienced an IT issue Sunday that has ...

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Airlines react to shooting at Ft. Lauderdale airport, announce travel waivers

  Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has suspended all flight operations and temporarily closed after multiple people were shot Friday when a gunman opened fire at the baggage claim area.   The airport’s official Twitter account advised travelers to contact their carrier ...

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US airlines expect Thanksgiving travel to rise 2.5 percent

Travelers in Miami International Airport  (AP) The nation’s leading airlines are confident they can handle higher Thanksgiving travel this year partly because more people have signed up for quick-screening programs that are designed to keep airport security lines moving. An ...

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Mechanical issue diverts American Airlines flight to Denver

 (AP) DENVER –  More than 100 people on an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Toronto are safe after the plane was diverted to Denver International Airport on Sunday. Airport spokeswoman Daria Serna says the plane landed in Denver ...

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Emilie de Ravin claims American Airlines employee 'forcefully' grabbed her

(Getty) “Once Upon a Time” star Emilie de Ravin has a scathing review of one American Airlines employee after she says the worker grabbed her at LAX. The 32-year-old new mom, who welcomed daughter Vera in March, took to Twitter on ...

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American Airlines tells passengers how to behave, backlash ensues

(AP File Photo) Consumer satisfaction with airlines has been tanking as carriers tack on fees, strip away amenities and squeeze passengers into smaller seats. American Airlines wants its passengers to be happy—but they don’t necessarily want to have to do ...

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US airlines facing major pilot shortage despite rising wages

A United Airlines pilot walks to security check point at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, one of the nation’s busiest airports. (AP) With more than 30,000 airline captains rapidly approaching the mandatory retirement age of 65, and with an insufficient pool ...

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American Airlines will reward fliers based on dollars, not miles

  American Airlines is following other airlines by basing perks like free flights on how much passengers spend on tickets, not how many miles they fly. The change, which matches those at Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, starts with ...

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