Hawaiian Airlines exploring electric aircraft technology: Travel Weekly

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaiian Airlines is exploring electric aircraft technology with a company based in Boston. The airline is interested in using the vehicles for travel between Hawaii’s islands, Hawaii News Now reported. The company called Regent is designing “seagliders” […]

Denver Airport makes more room for Southwest: Travel Weekly

Denver Airport, which is already Southwest’s largest base, now has 16 additional gates for the Dallas-based carrier. Southwest officials joined airports leaders for a ribbon-cutting on the expansion Thursday afternoon. The gates, which are located on the east end of […]

Spirit rejects JetBlue bid, favors Frontier merger: Travel Weekly

Spirit Airlines plans to move forward with its original plan to merge with fellow ultralow-cost carrier (ULCC) Frontier rather than accepting the higher-priced, counter buyout proposal of JetBlue.  The Spirit board’s unanimous decision, the company said, stems from its view […]