June 22, 2021

Cayman: Fact-check – Woman visited by Holy Spirit saves passengers on plane from disaster?

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From The News Pk. A video has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times in multiple Facebook posts which claim that it shows a woman who was visited by the Holy Spirit on a plane and subsequently saved the passengers from a fire which broke out on board. The claim is false; the video shows […]

Customer arrested by American Airlines trying to catch connecting flight

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From PR Distribution Imagine running to the other end of the airport to catch your connecting flight only to be arrested by the airline who made you late by delaying your previous flight.  Long time American Airlines customer, Patrick Hennessey, thought he could still make his connection at the Charlotte airport, even though his flight […]

American Airlines bolsters its offerings with new and increased services

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By Diane Taylor From Travel Market Report American announced today plans to grow its international network by increasing service from Miami (MIA) to several Latin American destinations, as well introducing a new daily service from Boston (BOS) to London Heathrow (LHR) beginning March 29. This year marks American’s 30th anniversary serving Miami (MIA), and now with […]

American Airlines’ new route to Grand Cayman

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By the Caribbean Journal staff From Caribbean journal American Airlines has launched another new route to the Caribbean. The carrier has added a new route from Chicago O’Hare, with a new weekly service between Chicago and Grand Cayman in the Cayman Islands. The new service, which will run through the winter season, will be operating […]

American Airlines passenger who says she was raped in plane toilet sues carrier

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From South China Post Aubrey Lane says staff failed to protect her and others when they served the alleged attacker as many as six alcoholic drinks American Airlines ‘deeply troubled by any allegation of misconduct onboard our aircraft’ An American Airlines passenger who says she was raped in the bathroom on a domestic flight is […]

5 Business travel mistakes and ways to avoid them

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Safety, comfort, convenience, and productivity are the most important factors when planning a business trip. However, with a lot of time required and things to consider when planning and executing for such a complicated job, many travel managers often make critical mistakes which not only lead to overspending, but also expose their employees to various […]

Southwest Airlines is taking its cargo business international

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By Conor Shine, Aviation Writer From Dallas News Four years after it started ferrying passengers across the border to Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, Southwest Airlines is taking its cargo business international as well. The company officially began its international shipping program on Sunday to Mexico City, with plans to add the service to […]

All of the travel companies and places phasing out single-use plastic

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By BRIDGET HALLINAN From Condr Nast Traveler American Airlines, Carnival Cruises, and more. It’s no secret that the world has a plastic problem: Globally, almost 300 million tons of plastic are produced annually—half of which is single-use—and more than eight million tons of that plastic are dumped into the ocean, according to the Plastic Oceans […]

Why Trump’s family-separation policy failed

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By Jonathan Chait From New York Mag This morning, a top aide to President Trump told Axios that he “doesn’t want to look weak” by abandoning his policy of family separation. Trump “feels boxed in, is frustrated and knows it’s bad politics — but also understands it’s not a fight he can back down from.” […]

Best North American airlines

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Here are the 10 airlines people like and hate the most in North America By Benjamin Zhang From Business Insider JD Power’s 2018 “North America Airline Satisfaction Study” found that overall consumer satisfaction is at an all-time high. Airlines did struggle with delivering high-quality in-flight connectivity, the study found. Southwest Airlines finished with the highest […]