Teamsters Airline Division

Teamsters Social Network:

 

News

03/15/2015

European airlines are projected to make $10 billion of the $86 billion in profits expected to flow into the industry between 2010 and 2015, with North American airlines accounting for $40 billion after hefty restructuring. That is partly because European ...

03/15/2015

Photo: The Motley Fool As a result, Hawaiian Airlines only faces one major competitor in the interisland market: Island Air, which is owned by billionaire Larry Ellison. Island Air mainly focuses on bringing visitors to Lanai, an island owned by Ellison ...

03/15/2015

The GoJet Airlines flight 3645, operating as United Express, touched the ground without its nose gear in place for the landing. After it landed, the plane sat on the runway with the nose still on the ground. An operator in the traffic control center was ...

03/15/2015

The letter was packed with specific examples. BEFORE THE 2010 merger with Continental Airlines, safety discussions at United were traditionally handled through well-established channels of collaboration between management and union committees that involve ...

03/15/2015

Employees of Aircraft Service International Group (ASIG), the contractor responsible for fueling 75 percent of the planes at Sea-Tac, had wanted a strike in 2012 to protest the suspension of fellow fueler Alex Popescu. While the workers attribute Popescu's ...

03/06/2015

Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK), the Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air parent, said traffic rose 7.9% as capacity grew 9.4% in February from the prior year and load factor fell 1.2 points to 83.4%. Revenue passengers climbed 9.6%. But timely arrivals at its ...

03/06/2015

Passengers on a US Airways flight arriving at Denver International Airport on Wednesday afternoon were told to evacuate the plane after smoke was reported in the cockpit. The plane, an Airbus A321, was being operated by American Airlines. "While taxiing to ...

03/06/2015

A Frontier Airlines airplane takes off from Denver International Airport in east Denver on Sept. 27, 2007. (Photo: David Zalubowski, AP) Frontier Airlines announced a major expansion Monday at the world's busiest airport, saying it would nearly triple its ...

03/06/2015

THE recent spate of flight cancellations is due mainly to a technical issue with the Cape Air aircraft and the airline wants to ensure safety. Cape Air & Nantucket Airlines vice president for marketing and PR Trish Lorino told Variety, “Regretfully, we ...

Pages