US bans Pakistan's PIA over pilot licence scandal

US bans Pakistan's PIA over pilot licence scandal

Government review found around 260 of country’s 860 active pilots hold fake licences or cheated on exams So far 17 pilots have been fired in the first phase of its investigation, a PIA spokesman told AFP. The United States has banned Pakistan…

JetBlue Shifting West Coast Focus to LAX

JetBlue Shifting West Coast Focus to LAX

JetBlue is targeting the busiest origin and destination market in the world to expand its West Coast operations. The airline has announced that it will move service currently operated at Long Beach Airport to Los Angeles International Airport beginning in October in…

Now You Can Shop Online for Unclaimed Baggage

Now You Can Shop Online for Unclaimed Baggage

People from all over the country have descended—no pun intended—on Scottsboro, Alabama to shop at its famous Unclaimed Baggage store, a veritable thrift shop of clothing, jewelry and more from lost and unclaimed luggage. The store, which TravelPulse profiled three years ago,…

UAE's historic Hope Probe to Mars ready for blast off

UAE's historic Hope Probe to Mars ready for blast off

Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri reveals details about the Emirates Mars Mission Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri, the UAE’s Minister of State for Advanced Sciences. Final preparations for the launch of the $200 million Hope Probe to Mars on July 15 are…

United Warns Employees: 36,000 Job Cuts Coming in October

United Warns Employees: 36,000 Job Cuts Coming in October

In a memo issued today to personnel, United Airlines announced that around 36,000 workers—45 percent of its frontline employees in the U.S. and over one-third of its entire workforce of 95,000—are facing layoffs, come October 1, 2020. This number doesn’t include the…

Medical Expert Explains Why Airplane Cabin Air is Clean

Medical Expert Explains Why Airplane Cabin Air is Clean

The number of travelers taking to the skies continues to rise and Delta Air Lines is working hard to ensure the safety of its passengers. According to an interview with University of Alabama Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases Dr. Michael Saag,…

Etihad Airways to expand network to 58 destinations by end of August

Etihad Airways to expand network to 58 destinations by end of August

Etihad has introduced specially trained ‘wellness ambassadors’ tasked with providing health information and care on the ground and on every flight By August Etihad Airways aims to operate approximately 45 percent of its pre-Covid capacity. Etihad Airways is gradually expanding its services…