T/aviation

  1. The Trouble With the Memphis Airport: No Crowds U.S., Today

    The spacious terminal built for when the Tennessee city was a bustling air travel hub has become a half-deserted white elephant that the airport is spending millions to shrink.

  2. You Have Airport Stories. Now, an Airport Will Write a Story for You. Travel, May 21

    As part of a showcase for artists at La Guardia in New York, writers will create fictional tales for fliers — and finish them before they land.

  3. Hand-Me-Down Plane That Crashed Reflects a Cuban Air Industry in Crisis Foreign, May 19

    The 39-year-old plane is a powerful symbol of the troubled aviation industry. As tourism surges, Cuba’s national airline struggles to buy planes and maintain its fleet.

  4. After a Strange Endurance Test, the Yankees Lose to the Royals Sports, May 18

    An array of complications left the Yankees stranded overnight at Dulles airport as they tried to travel to Kansas City.

  5. More Than 100 Die as Aging Cuban Airliner Crashes Foreign, May 18

    The plane, a nearly 40-year-old Boeing 737, went down moments after departing Havana’s international airport.

  6. Watch List Shields T.S.A. Screeners From Threatening, and Unruly, Travelers Washington, May 17

    Assaults against airport security screeners are rising, but civil liberties groups worry about expanding government surveillance for minor infractions.

  7. Ruling on Airbus Subsidies Could Escalate Trade Tensions With Europe Business, May 15

    The World Trade Organization found that Europe had improperly subsidized Airbus to the detriment of Boeing. The Trump administration said it could retaliate against imports of European products.

  8. How to Get to and Enjoy a Luxury Trip to Paris for Less Travel, May 16

    From flights to hotels to private tours, getting to and around Paris in August can be more affordable than you might think.

  9. Windshield Shatters on Plane in China, Pulling Pilot Partly Through Window Foreign, May 15

    The other pilot on the Sichuan Airlines plane made an emergency landing after the mishap aboard the Tibet-bound aircraft.

  10. Airports Are Developing the Land Past the Runways Business, May 14

    To hold the line on airline fees and to pay for terminal improvements, airports are leasing their property. Golf anyone?

  11. Iran Rallies Against U.S. and Warns Europe Over Endangered Nuclear Deal Foreign, May 11

    Anti-American protests across Iran were punctuated by warnings from hard-line clerics that no foreigners could be trusted.

  12. America Doesn’t Need Gina Haspel. We Need a Debate on Torture. Op Ed, May 9

    Whether the Senate confirms Ms. Haspel as the director of the C.I.A. or not, the United States needs a conversation about torture and rendition.

  13. Boeing C.E.O. Downplays Loss of $20 Billion Contract With Iran Washington, May 9

    A day after the U.S. decided to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal, Boeing said it would abide by the administration’s decision to cancel its license to sell to Iran.

  14. Looking for the Q48 Metro, May 7

    Headed to La Guardia and running into someone who knows what she’s doing.

  15. Air France Dispute Threatens to Escalate Macron’s Battle With Labor Business, May 7

    A call to strike by unions representing Air France employees highlights the widening divide between workers and the French state as President Emmanuel Macron pushes business-friendly changes.

  16. ‘Orwellian Nonsense’? China Says That’s the Price of Doing Business Foreign, May 6

    After the White House accused China of censorship over airlines’ references to places like Hong Kong, a Chinese spokesman said the U.S. should “respect the national feelings of the Chinese people.”

  17. Korean Air Staff in Protest Against ‘Nut Rage’ Family Foreign, May 5

    Hundreds of airline workers in Seoul demanded the ouster of the company’s chairman because of the behavior of his daughters.

  18. Southwest Plane Forced to Land After Cabin Window Breaks in Air Business, May 2

    The Federal Aviation Administration was investigating why a passenger window broke on a Boeing 737 operated by Southwest Airlines that was forced to land in Cleveland after leaving Chicago for Newark.

  19. How to Fly Interactive, May 1

    Flying can be stressful, but there are ways to make it a better experience for you and your family. We’ll offer tips for getting through the airport, having a restful experience in the air and arriving refreshed and ready to hit the ground running...

  20. Is That Dog (or Pig) on Your Flight Really a Service Animal? Express, May 1

    Federal regulators and some lawmakers are looking to crack down on untrained pets being passed off as legitimate service or emotional support animals.

  21. A Haven in Queens for Flight Personnel After Touching Down Metro, April 30

    Kew Gardens in Queens is known as “Crew Gardens” for its popularity with airline crew members who work at the two nearby airports.

  22. After Chaos, Port Authority Sets Storm Rules for Planes to Kennedy Metro, April 30

    New guidelines, including a requirement that airlines make sure gates are free before sending planes to the airport, are expected to be announced Monday.

  23. She Died After Collapsing on a Plane the Pilot Refused to Divert. Now Her Family Is Suing. Express, April 27

    Brittany Oswell died after having a pulmonary embolism in flight. A suit claims American Airlines was negligent and its medical equipment was faulty.

  24. Why Airline Credit Cards Have an Enduring Appeal Business, April 27

    While the math of frequent-flier miles may not always add up, perks like free checked bags have people flocking to travel cards.

  25. Scandals and Investigations, but Few Arrests, for Air Marshals Program Washington, April 25

    The marshals view their jobs as critical to protecting planes and airports from terrorists. But their complaints of alcohol abuse, sexual harassment and racist behavior describe an agency in chaos.