Tag: Passenger Airlines

Vaccinated and need a vacation? CDC relaxes guidance for Americans traveling to more than 100 countries.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued updated travel advice, easing restrictions on more than 100 countries and opening up more destinations...

Airlines demand trans-Atlantic travel restarts, as Biden prepares for G-7 trip

The bosses of six airlines offering U.S.-U.K. passenger services have called for trans-Atlantic travel restrictions to be lifted, saying high COVID-19 vaccination rates in both...

American Airlines joins Southwest in extending suspension of alcohol sales

American Airlines is joining Southwest Airlines in holding off on resuming in-flight alcohol sales following an assault against a flight attendant last week. The moves...

Ryanair CEO Calls Belarus Flight Diversion a ‘Premeditated Hijacking’

Ryanair Holdings RYAAY 1.64% PLC rejected Belarus’s account of the diversion of one of its planes Sunday, angrily condemning the forced landing in a private...

Belarus Faces EU Flight Ban for Grounding Ryanair Plane With Dissident

European Union leaders agreed to impose a new round of sanctions against Belarus and ban its airlines from entering the bloc’s airspace and airports, a...

Belarus Jet Forces Ryanair Plane to Land in Minsk

MOSCOW—Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko scrambled a jet fighter to force a Ryanair commercial aircraft to land in Minsk, where a Belarusian journalist and opposition activist...

U.S. to Downgrade Mexico’s Air-Safety Rating

U.S. officials are planning to downgrade Mexico’s aviation-safety rating in coming days, people familiar with the matter said, complicating a rebound in what has become...

The pandemic’s differing earnings effects will be on display with tech, airline reports

The first big week of earnings season will kick off with a study in contrasts. The tech and airline sectors feature prominently on the earnings...

Here’s the main reason Robinhood traders have been able to push stocks higher — and, no, it isn’t by squeezing hedge funds

With the broader stock-market indexes in a bit of a coma this week, the talk of financial markets is still the awakening of retail investors...

Archer Aviation gets a $1 billion order from United Airlines, on the same day it announces a deal to go public

Archer Aviation Inc. said Wednesday that United Airlines Holdings Inc. placed a $1 billion order for its all-electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft (eVTOL), on...

Dow trades to records but retreats in first full day of Biden presidency

U.S. stock benchmarks turned south Thursday morning, after initially extending the rally to fresh records, as investors pondered President Biden’s prospects for combating the COVID-19...

The COVID-19 earnings recession is expected to remain, but an end may be in sight

After the holiday quarter last year snapped an earnings recession, the same is not expected this year — but it isn’t impossible, and may happen...

U.S. stocks close lower for the week after release of big bank quarterly results, Biden aid plan

U.S. stock benchmarks closed the week on a down note Friday, with the three major indexes registering their largest one week drop since October 30,...

Boeing to pay $2.5 billion to settle U.S. fraud charges over 737 Max

Boeing Co. has agreed to pay more than $2.5 billion in penalties, including nearly $1.8 billion in compensation for airlines, to resolve charges of misleading...

The perils of transporting millions of COVID-19 vaccines with dry ice across the U.S.

When you order a gift from Amazon AMZN, -2.30% the process of getting the item you purchased to your doorstep is fairly straightforward. But transporting...

No vaccine, no entry? Will bars and restaurants turn away Brits without COVID-19 jab?

Getting vaccinated in the U.K. will be voluntary, but some venues may want proof. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Restaurants, cinemas and even sporting venues may...

Delta and Alitalia to launch the first ‘quarantine-free’ flights from the U.S. to Europe

The air corridor operated by Delta and Alitalia will start next month. Daniel Slim/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Delta Air Lines and Alitalia will soon operate flights...

U.K. blue chips inch higher as AstraZeneca reports vaccine effectiveness

Waves break over a wall separating the marine lake from the sea at New Brighton in northwest England on Nov. 16, 2020, as high tide...

European stocks and U.S. equity futures inch higher as worries simmer over rising COVID-19 cases

A pedestrian wearing a face mask or covering due to the COVID-19 pandemic, walks past a Christmas-themed window display on Oxford Street in central London,...

Businesses warn of hit to profits as second U.K. lockdown deals ‘devastating blow’

A series of U.K. companies across the airline, retail and hospitality sectors warned of a hit to profits on Monday, as they raced to count...

From a Kansas cattle rancher to a Florida day trader, voters tell MarketWatch the money worries behind their choice for president

Every voter has a story, and these are the economic backstories and money motivations of some of the people who are voting for President Donald...

British Airways replaces boss amid industry’s ‘worst crisis’

Álex Cruz, the chief executive of BA, is to step down with immediate effect. daniel leal-olivas/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Álex Cruz will step down as the...

Why the U.S. economy could approach ‘stall speed’ after stimulus talks collapse

Another tweet sent the markets into upheaval. This time it was the announcement from President Donald Trump that his side will end negotiations on fiscal...

Airline stocks fall on lockdown fears as report calls for urgent U.S.-U.K. air bridge

Shares in Europe’s biggest airlines plunged on Monday over fears of a second lockdown in response to a second wave of coronavirus cases, while a...

This Wall Street analyst turned his Twitter feed into ‘Sell-Side Stories with Stacy’

Stacy Rasgon has been on Twitter since 2011, but he recently came to the realization that his tweets were a bit boring. “It’s kids and...