(AFGHANISTAN) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday called on the Taliban to allow chartered aircraft to depart Afghanistan with Americans and Afghans ready to board, but said there were "limits" to what the U.S. can do to ensure they fly out. For over... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After President Joe Biden's withdrawal of all U.S. troops by Aug. 31, the U.S. will continue to help U.S. citizens and residents and Afghans who worked with Americans or are otherwise at risk from the Taliban get out of the country, according... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Thousands of Spirit Airlines passengers are still facing canceled flights on Wednesday as the airline's operational meltdown stretches into a third day. As of Wednesday afternoon, Spirit cancelled 418 flights, or 60% of its daily operations. So far this week, Spirit has had to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thousands of Spirit Airlines and American Airlines passengers faced cancellations and delays on Monday in the latest summer travel snag. The airlines canceled more than 800 flights combined on Monday, and delayed more than 1,000. A Spirit spokesperson told ABC News the cancellations... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Americans flock back to air travel, airlines are scrambling to retrain crew and staff airport operations positions -- the job hasn’t been easy with flight cancellations piling up. Southwest canceled 2,687 flights in June according to flight tracking site Flightaware.com. In... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Hundreds of American Airlines flights have been canceled this weekend and Monday because of significant staffing and maintenance issues. As of Sunday afternoon, 123 flights were canceled Saturday, 178 on Sunday and 97 were canceled for Monday – largely the result of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After issues with one of its weather data providers, Southwest Airlines was forced to ground all of its flights overnight and is now working to restore connectivity. In a statement Monday night, the carrier shared: "We are beginning to resume flight operations... Read More.
By MINA KAJI and CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is "actively looking" at requiring COVID-19 tests before domestic flights, a senior Centers for Disease Control and Prevention official said on Tuesday."These are conversations that are... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Southwest Airlines has made the decision to no longer allow emotional support animals on their flights following a decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) last month to revise the Air Carrier Access Act... Read More.
By MINA KAJI, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- Delta Air Lines has established the first quarantine-free travel corridors between the U.S. and Europe as airlines continue to turn to testing as a way to safely reopen travel routes that have been cut... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, ERIN SCHUMAKER and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 73.7 million people and killed over 1.6 million worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, IVAN PEREIRA, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 73.2 million people and killed over 1.6 million worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.