Airline travelers looking to save money have a couple of reasons to cheer and one cause to grouse.
A man was arrested at Midway Airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on luggage, authorities said.
The airline industry is evolving from providing just transportation to being more of a hospitality and services business, and by that measure Chicago-based United Airlines is failing, according to the J.D. Power 2015 North America Airline Satisfaction Study released Wednesday.
American Airlines' merger with US Airways is near the start of combining its passenger reservation system, a delicate task that went so wrong for Chicago-based United Airlines in 2012 that the carrier saw mass customer defections and damaged profits.
United Airlines is changing catering companies at O'Hare International Airport, swapping from longtime vendor Gate Gourmet to LSG Sky Chefs early next year, a move that has some 700 food workers in Chicago nervous about job security and pay.
Amazon wants to give JetBlue passengers a new option for tuning out that crying baby or talkative seat neighbor.
Travel expense management software maker Certify, in its latest quarterly report analyzing corporate travel and entertainment expenses, says Starbucks remains the food and beverage brand most often expensed. The report shows that business travelers like convenience, value and brands they know....
It should have been a pleasant day to fly – partly sunny with a sprinkling of rain possible – for the passengers on the more than 21/2 -hour American Eagle Airlines flight late last month to Chicago from the East Coast.
Larry Johnson was settling back as the plane left Chicago, his girlfriend beside him nursing their son. Suddenly a woman several rows in front of them passed out. Then another woman.
After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief — $2.01 in savings to be exact.
A woman was removed from a Southwest Airlines plane at Midway Airport on Thursday afternoon after she poked a seatmate with a pen to stop him from snoring, according to an airline spokeswoman.
Airlines in the U.S. are doing a poorer job of serving travelers, with more late flights, more lost bags and more customer complaints, according to a report released Monday.
Domestic airlines in February were more on time than a year ago, but departures from Chicago airports were among the tardiest, as usual, according to data released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Chicago's airports have experienced five breaches of perimeter security over the past 11 years, including one this January when a man armed with a pistol drove past a checkpoint.
The Internet is teeming with travel Web sites that will can lock in the lowest air fare, find you a plane with onboard Wi-Fi and even hook you up with a travel companion.
Airline pilots are supposed to be the ones we trust.
Federal prosecutors in Utah have charged a man from west suburban Geneva with sexually abusing a 3-year-old boy during a flight from Chicago to San Diego.
Could Mayor Rahm Emanuel be thinking about renaming Chicago’s airports, perhaps after President Barack Obama?
Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside.
JetBlue and Southwest Airlines deliver the best customer experience in the U.S. airline industry, according to the 2015 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual ranking of companies based on a survey of 10,000 U.S. consumers released Thursday.
For air travel in the U.S., 2014 brought soaring profits for airlines and turbulence for passengers.
A plane that reported having mechanical problems landed safely at O'Hare International Airport on Saturday afternoon, officials said.
Airline executives and airport operators usually have a cordial relationship, working hand in hand to keep travelers on the go.
Scary news if you are flying any time soon: Airport screening procedures to stop the spread of infectious diseases miss half to three-quarters of infected travelers who make it to their destinations, according to a new university study.
At 656,000 pounds fully loaded and the length of six school buses, the Boeing 777-200ER is hard to miss.