The middle-school students who had been visiting Washington since Sunday had been scheduled to return home on a Wednesday, 7 p.m. American Airlines flight that was among those canceled.
The premium seats are part of an industry trend to give more space and better service to high-paying passengers who account for a disproportionate share of airline revenue.
Tyler Schilhabel, a California high school football coach, said he had to scoot down aisles on multiple occasions during his honeymoon because the airline couldn’t accommodate him, according to a Facebook post last week. He relies on a wheelchair.
The pilot of a United Airlines passenger flight from Dulles International Airport to Seattle, Washington, aborted his takeoff, after seeing a smaller passenger jet on the same runway, WTOP has learned.
Airline passengers crowding around the gate, waiting for their group to be called, has plagued the flight boarding process for a long time. But United Airlines believes its new, simplified approach to boarding will help alleviate the problem.
A regional carrier for United Airlines is adding about 150 jobs in South Carolina.
Pending government approval, United will start the service May 22, with three departures a week. It will be United’s fourth flight to Israel.
A United Airlines passenger died Tuesday night after experiencing a medical problem that caused the Boston-bound flight to divert to Dulles International Airport.
An aviation officer who was fired for dragging a passenger from his seat off a United Airlines plane last year is suing his former employer, claiming that he had not been trained to deal with unruly passengers.
United Airlines operated by SkyWest is offering flights from the Greenbrier Valley Airport to Dulles International Airport in the D.C. area and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
The German Shepherd, named Irgo, arrived at a Wichita airport Thursday night after a flight on a private plane from Japan.
A woman’s emotional support peacock was denied boarding on a United flight out of Newark late last month, and now the airline is changing its policy on emotional support animal policy.
United Airlines announced Saturday that some “cockpit door access information” was inadvertently made public.
Legislation being circulated by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., aims to keep airline passengers from being involuntarily kicked off flights.
The recent United Airlines incident brings up the issue of passenger rights: Do you know your rights if your flight is overbooked and you get bumped?
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.