Spirit suspends new pilot training after tough quarter, engine issue

A Spirit Airlines airplane taxis for takeoff at Denver International Airport in Denver on Feb. 7, 2022. Michael Ciaglo | Bloomberg | Getty Images Spirit Airlines will suspend training for new pilots and flight attendants next month “until further notice,” according to company memos, as it plans for slower growth amid softer demand and the … Read more

Delta CEO says carrier went ‘too far’ in SkyMiles changes, promises modifications after frequent flyer backlash

Delta Air Lines Boeing 717-200 airplane as seen on the final approach landing at New York JFK John F. Kennedy International Airport, NYC, USA. NurPhoto / Contributor Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian said the airline will make “modifications” in the next few weeks to its loyalty program after a recently announced overhaul that would … Read more

Extreme climate, FAA shortfalls kick off rocky begin

Flight disruptions mounted Tuesday as extreme storms and staffing points kicked off a rocky begin to summer time. Greater than 6,400 flights U.S. flights had been delayed as of Tuesday night and one other 1,800 had been canceled, FlightAware information confirmed, as thunderstorms that derailed hundreds of journeys over the weekend lingered in airspace that’s … Read more

Airways supply extra U.S.-Europe service — however do not count on bargains

A traveller walks within the Terminal 2 corridors of the Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport with Air France airplanes within the background, within the northeastern outskirts of Paris, on September 16, 2022, amid a strike of air site visitors controllers. Julien De Rosa | AFP | Getty Photographs Flights to Europe can be plentiful this summer … Read more