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North America

North America is home to the three largest airlines in the world by revenue and two of the three largest by passengers carried. Including Canada, Mexico, and other nations, here you'll find more than just US news.


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Passenger Claims Delta Air Lines Lost Her Dog At Atlanta Airport

Contributing to the complications, the passenger was denied entry into the US.

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History: Why Did Continental & United Airlines Agree To Merge?

Mergers were seen as a way to grow the network and save money.

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FAA Seeks To Close Regulatory Charter Loophole

The FAA is willing to accept public comments once the proposal is put in the Federal Register.

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Throwback: When The Boston Red Sox Hired A Private Boeing 777

When traveling across the Atlantic for the MLB's first European game, the Boston Red Sox flew in style.

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United Airlines Agrees $30 Million Settlement With Quadriplegic Passenger's Family

Following the incident, the passenger in question was left unable to speak or eat solid foods.

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Why Did Delta Air Lines Take On The Douglas DC-4?

The airline was one of several major carriers to operate the four-engine piston plane in the mid-20th century.

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Boeing 737 MAX Program Faces New Supplier Defect Woes

Boeing has determined that there is no immediate safety concern.

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Southwest Airlines' Rapid Rewards Program: What Are The Hidden Perks?

The Rapid Rewards loyalty program is tied to Southwest Airlines flights, but there are ways to maximize value.

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Revealed: Canada's 5 Most Relaxing Airports

Traveling by plane can be stressful. Therefore, it might be useful to know which airports offer the most relaxing experience in Canada.

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Canada's Air Inuit Receives Boeing 737-800 Ahead Of Combi Freighter Conversion

The Canadian airline has replaced its iconic combis.

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Commercial Aviation In Wyoming: Everything You Need To Know

We'll tell you about all commercial aviation in the Cowboy state.

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What Do United Express' Operations Look Like At Each Of The Airline's Hubs?

This is where the carrier's regional subsidiary is flying from each of the carrier's hubs.

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The Different Tiers Of Delta Air Lines' SkyMiles Program

Elite staus beings many perks and benefits in mileage earning and onboard treatment - with Delta Air Lines and its partners.

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7 Rappers Who Own Private Jets

Cue “Leaving on a Jet Plane”, rap remix

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Why Seattle Asked EVA Air To Change From A Boeing 777 To A 787 For Night Flights

The Port of Seattle sat down with Simple Flying to discuss how airlines are incentivized to reduce noise impacts.

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43 US Airports Have Non-Stop Europe Routes Next Month

All of these airports have scheduled passenger flights to Europe in September.

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Delta Air Lines May Change Sky Club Entry Policies Again

The airline could soon pose restrictions on passengers with American Express cards.

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American Airlines Pilot Locates A Nine-Year-Old's Missing Doll In Japan

A little girl’s doll traveled 5,800 miles back to her in the arms of an American Airlines pilot who went out of his way to reunite the two.

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Delta Air Lines' Fleet In August 2023

A large majority of Delta's aircraft are narrowbodies, 805 to be exact, leaving just 159 widebodies.