Tag Archives: US Airways

Increased fares for 2012

  Airlines received this new year with increased fares. US Airways and Southwest, both carriers of Philadelphia International Airport, are among the group which are raising fares by as much as $20 along routes. This information was reported by Farecompare. The Farecompare CEO, Rick Seaney said “the hikes were about half as large as systemwide increases usually are.”

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Delta and United rated best on Business Travel News’ survey

    The annual survey of corporate travel buyers made by Business Travel News rated United Airlines second out of the five largest airlines in the United States. The first and best rated was Delta Airlines. 406 travel buyers were asker to value the five largest carriers in 10 service delivery categories. From a scale of 1 to 5 points, …

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Airfares rising in the United States

The unstable economy of the US has made the airlines rise their flight rates, for the ninth time this year. US Airways increased up to US$5 the fees of short trips, bought at the moment, such as walk-up purchases. This rise was also applied by United Airlines, Delta Airlines and Southwest Airlines. In the case of US Airways, is sure …

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Investigating the US Airways incident

A reported stowaway incident Tuesday involving a US Airways employee on a Tampa-to-Charlotte flight appears to be an internal issue for the airline company, although the federal government says it hasn’t finished looking at the case. Investigators say it appears as if the mechanic stowed away on the Boeing 737, then got off the plane and Charlotte and traveled as …

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USAir reconsiders Sioux Falls service

US Airways is considering dropping its daily round trip service between Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Phoenix. The airline, which is the product of the America West and US Airways merger, says it needs as much as $1.2 million in passenger revenue from the city to continue the service. Smaller passenger numbers and soaring fuel prices have made the route …

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US Airways introduces same-day travel system

Recently merged US Airways is trying to facilitate travel for passengers who want to make adjustments to the reservations for same-day travel. Called Move Up, the program allows customers to skip the standby list for a small charge.

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Moving on up with US Airways

Recently merged US Airways is trying to facilitate travel for passengers who want to make adjustments to their reservations for same-day travel. Called Move Up, the program allows customers to skip the standby list for a small charge. Once a customer has arrived at the check-in desk they can request an earlier flight. If space is available they can reserve …

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Flights returning to Mobile

After the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, numerous airlines cut or entirely removed all their flights to Mobile, Alabama’s regional airport, but now it seems that the airlines are coming back. With announcements from Continental, American Eagle, US Airways, and Delta, there will now be 22 daily flights leaving the Gulf coast city. Most airlines said there had been solid demand …

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