Ismat Sarah Mangla
The Two-Person Cockpit Is Just The Beginning
March 27 2015 3:15 PM EDT
Airlines will have to introduce more stringent checks in the wake of Germanwings, experts say.
Airline Pilots May Face Stricter Psych Evaluations
March 26 2015 3:47 PM EDT
The conclusion of prosecutors that a Germanwings pilot, who reportedly took a six-month break from training in 2009 due to depression, deliberately crashed Flight 9525 raises concerns about whether pilots are properly screened for psychological factors.
Are Budget Airlines Unsafe? Data Says No
March 25 2015 6:13 PM EDT
Germanwings bills itself as a low-cost carrier -- but that doesn't mean it cuts corners on safety.
Germanwings Pilots Refuse To Fly After Fatal Crash
March 25 2015 2:52 PM EDT
The Lufthansa-subsidiary crews insisted that safety concerns were not behind the decision.
Germanwings Is Lufthansa's Low-Cost Answer To Ryanair, EasyJet
March 24 2015 6:57 PM EDT
European flag carriers are shifting their domestic operations to their own budget airlines.
How Does An Airline Decide To Retire An Older Plane?
March 24 2015 3:35 PM EDT
The Airbus A320 in Tuesday’s crash in France had been in service for 24 years.
One Accident Per Every 4.4M Flights
March 24 2015 11:32 AM EDT
A deadly crash in the French Alps on Tuesday is another in a long line of high-profile aviation accidents in the last 15 months — but airline safety overall is actually improving.
Book A Last-Minute Getaway With This Spontaneous Travel Toolkit
March 24 2015 8:24 AM EDT
All the digital tools you need to plan the perfect 11th-hour escape.
Air Kerala To Join India's Crowded Skies
March 23 2015 1:30 PM EDT
The government-owned Air Kerala will start flying domestically in India in November.
Lawsuit Targets Billions Of Dollars In Mysterious Hotel 'Resort Fees'
March 23 2015 12:21 PM EDT
The hotel industry collected $2.1 billion of these mandatory — and often undisclosed — fees in 2013.
Bobbi Kristina Brown Moved to Rehabilitation Center
March 20 2015 10:34 PM EDT
Her condition remains the same, sources say.
Moderate Earthquake Hits Mexico
March 20 2015 9:49 PM EDT
The quake in central Mexico registered a 5.4 magnitude on the Richter scale.
Fans Want To Believe 'X-Files' Revival Is On The Horizon
March 20 2015 9:09 PM EDT
New episodes of a short-order run with the original cast could begin production as soon as June.
Active Ingredient In Popular Weed Killer May Cause Cancer
March 20 2015 6:33 PM EDT
Glyphosate, one of the world's most common weed killers, is a "probable carcinogen."
Sorry, Bargain Hunters: No Ryanair Across The Atlantic
March 19 2015 4:58 PM EDT
The airline said that its widely reported statement on transatlantic flights had been a "miscommunication."
How Persian Gulf Airlines Are Wooing American Travelers
March 19 2015 12:24 PM EDT
Newer planes, faster travel times and more amenities are just some of the ways Middle East carriers are gaining popularity.
US Airlines Clash With Gulf Rivals At Aviation Summit
March 18 2015 7:23 AM EDT
Unfair competition posed by three Middle Eastern carriers threatens America's economy, U.S. carriers say.
Google Flights Adds Info On Wi-Fi, In-Seat Power
March 13 2015 1:30 PM EDT
The search engine has partnered with Routehappy to offer the service.
How To Take Advantage Of The Weak Euro To Save On Your European Vacation
March 12 2015 4:24 PM EDT
It's the perfect time for Americans to cross the pond for a European vacation. Here's what you need to know.
You'll Find World-Class Food At These Airports
March 12 2015 2:45 PM EDT
In contrast with many airplanes, a few airports are not culinary wastelands.