Don't overestimate the benefits: Despite the recent uptick, American cautioned that traveler demand is still down over 80 percent compared with this time last year.
United Airlines reportedly told staff it needs only 3,000 of its 25,000 flight attendants in June as the coronavirus outbreak continues to crush demand for air travel.
U.S. officials are preparing to begin checking passengers' temperatures at roughly a dozen airports as soon as next week, according to people familiar with the matter.
The top three U.S. airlines have told their flight attendants not to force passengers to comply with a new policy requiring face coverings, just encourage them to do so, according to employee policies reviewed by Reuters.
The Department of Transportation warned airlines against "unfair or deceptive" refund policies after receiving a record number of complaints from customers during the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 is forcing airlines to change the way Americans fly.
Travel is down 90 poercent from a year ago, but in some cases, airlines are creating the crowds by canceling other flights and packing passengers on the few remaining planes.
The carrier’s stock has dropped 50 percent in the last three months.
Berkshire Hathaway sold its entire stakes in the four largest U.S. airlines in April, Chairman Warren Buffett said Saturday.
TSA screened a record-number of flight passengers on Friday since travel restrictions went into place in March
Several airlines are requiring passengers wear face masks or coverings to use their service during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Fort Worth, Texas-based air carrier lost $2.2 billion, or $5.26 a share, as total operating revenue plunged 20 percent to $8.52 billion.
American Airlines is the first airline to provide face masks and more for its customers amid the coronavirus.
Passenger screenings have been climbing since their mid-April lows.
Several major U.S. airlines are preparing to apply this week for a $25 billion U.S. government loan program after winning billions in federal payroll grants, people familiar with the matter said.
Each airline has its own cancellation and delay policies, so it’s key to know what your specific airline says about refunds.
Coronavirus relief negotiations continue between the airlines and US Treasury officials.
Every $1 billion in government aid would include $700 million in grants, $300 million in low-interest loans and an option for the government to buy $30 million in shares.
In the age of coronavirus travel means going to the local store. That re-definition is hurting the traditional travel industry
During a coronavirus task force briefing on Thursday, President Trump said that a relief package for the airline industry could be coming as early as this weekend following discussions with "some of the airlines or all of the airlines".