Delta Pursues a New Asia Strategy

Service to Singapore Passed to Partner Korean Air All Tokyo Flights Going To Haneda A few months ago, Delta Air Lines received tentative approval to dramatically expand its flight schedule at Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport next year. As expected, the airline is taking this opportunity to consolidate all of its Tokyo flights at Haneda, the…

LaGuardia Construction Blues

If it seems like LaGuardia airport has been hampered by construction forever, it has. We first starting hearing about traffic congestion delays in 2017. Unfortunately, the project has moved into what the Port Authority calls a “peak construction period” that is scheduled to last until the new airport is finished in mid-2020. When combined with…

Hilton Looks Back on 100 Years

As Hilton approaches its 100th anniversary on May 31, the company is reflecting on how far it has come since Conrad Hilton opened the brand’s first hotel, The Mobley, in Cisco, Texas, a century ago. Hilton now operates more than 5,600 hotels across the globe. Hilton executives gathered Thursday at the Hilton 100th Anniversary and…

Jet Airways Ceases Operations

Jet Airways, once India’s largest airline, announced today that it is suspending all operations after failing to raise enough money to run its services. The company said it has been informed by its lenders, led by state-run State Bank of India, that they are unable to consider its request for funding to keep flying. Indian…

Making Your Connection

When Robert Herbst’s nonstop flight from New York to Raleigh, North Carolina, turned into a one-stop, he got worried. When American Airlines assured him he could make a connection at Washington’s Reagan National Airport in just 30 minutes, he got very worried. Herbst, a wellness expert from Westchester, New York, is one of a growing…