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United Airlines to cut 16,370 jobs as COVID hammers demand

US passenger airlines are still collectively losing more than $5 billion a month as 30% of planes remain parked

03 Sep 2020 9:15 AM

US airlines to send teams to review Boeing 737 MAX upgrade

The three US airlines that own Boeing Co’s 737 MAX are meeting the US manufacturer this weekend to review a software upgrade.

23 Mar 2019 12:21 PM

Man smears faeces all over, US flight makes emergency landing

According to local news reports, the plane was grounded overnight for maintenance.

06 Jan 2018 12:48 PM

Airlines settle Twin Towers claim with developer over 9/11 attacks

The September 11 attacks on the Twin Towers by hijackers loyal to Al-Qaeda killed more than 2,750 people.

22 Nov 2017 3:37 PM

Indian doctor to be jailed for groping teenager on US flight

Vijaykumar Krishnappa, a physician, was flying from Seattle when he allegedly assaulted a 16-year-old girl sitting next to him.

11 Nov 2017 10:50 AM


Police drag woman with animal allergies off Southwest Airlines flight

Southwest does not notify passengers ahead of time about animals on board.

28 Sep 2017 12:00 PM

Indian doctor arrested for groping teen alseep on United Airlines flight

The girl's family filed a complaint against United Airlines for neglecting to detain Krishnappa after the alleged assault, the report said.

06 Aug 2017 5:29 PM

United Airlines sends an American rapper's dog to wrong city

United Airlines finds itself in more drama.

16 Jul 2017 3:32 PM

Woman forced to carry 2-yr-old son on lap after US airline gives his seat away

The woman was forced to hold her 2-yr-old son on her lap for over 3 hours on the flight after United Airlines gave the toddler’s seat away.

06 Jul 2017 7:18 PM

Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays United flight from Shanghai to US

Sunday's incident ended with local airport authorities escorting the man off the plane while angry passengers chanted 'Lock him up'.

23 May 2017 2:16 PM


United Airlines cancels Indian-origin man's ticket for filming dispute

Oza said he decided to do what many other frustrated passengers have done and film the dispute.

11 May 2017 3:18 PM

Woman flies over 4800 km in wrong direction on US airline flight

United Airlines called the incident, which it just settled in a confidential lawsuit, ‘a horrible failure.'

07 May 2017 12:45 PM

United Airlines moves to ease criticism with settlement, new policies

United said earlier on Thursday that it would offer passengers who give up their seats up to $10,000.

28 Apr 2017 9:28 AM

United Airlines to offer passengers USD 10,000 to surrender seats

The offer came after rival Delta outlined plans to offer up to USD 9,950 in such cases.

27 Apr 2017 12:49 PM

Video: American Airlines staff suspended after whacking mother of twins with stroller

The incident started over a dispute as to whether the woman could bring her stroller on the flight, Scott said.

22 Apr 2017 3:56 PM


Video: US woman hurls expletives at crew member over flight being delayed

The officers told her patiently that the captain said he doesn't want you on his plane and you need to get off.

21 Apr 2017 9:05 PM

United Airlines removes engaged couple travelling to wedding from plane

United said the couple repeatedly tried to sit in more expensive seats for which they had not paid.

17 Apr 2017 9:06 AM

Airlines must learn

The experience of the offloaded passengers on United could have been the stuff of a horror movie.

16 Apr 2017 12:09 AM

United passenger dragged from plane has concussion, broken nose

David Dao, a 69-year-old Vietnamese-American doctor, was dragged from the plane to make space for four crew members on the flight.

14 Apr 2017 8:29 AM

Vietnamese call for boycott of United Airlines after passenger dragged from plane

The ire in Vietnam grew quickly after it was reported that David Dao's origins were not in China, as many had at first assumed.

12 Apr 2017 12:51 PM