JetBlue seeks to block United from winning new Washington DC area flight

WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) – JetBlue Airways (JBLU.O), opens new tab asked the U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday to disqualify United Airlines (UAL.O), opens new tab from winning one of five new round-trip flights from congested Washington Reagan National Airport. JetBlue said United’s proposal to add a Washington to Los Angeles flight should be rejected… Read More »

Amsterdam’s Overtourism, United’s Labor Issues, and Apollo’s Big Travel Acquisition

Today’s podcast looks at Amsterdam’s tourism problems, United’s flight attendant concerns, and Apollo’s acquisition of The Travel Corporation. — Rashaad Jorden Good morning from Naijasitemarket. It’s Wednesday, July 17, and here’s what you need to know about the business of travel today. Episode Notes Amsterdam, one of the world’s most visited destinations, wants fewer tourists.… Read More »

United Airlines Releases Shocking Update on Workers’ Strike Key details and Implications

United Airlines Flight Attendants May Vote on Strike Consent: Key Details and Implications United Airlines is facing potential labor unrest as its flight attendants contemplate a strike. The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA), the union representing United’s flight attendants, has indicated that a vote on strike authorization might be imminent. This development comes amid ongoing… Read More »