american-airlines News of 10/23/19
American Airlines Now Offers Satellite-Based Wi-Fi Access Across Its Mainline Fleet
American Airlines , the world’s largest airline by fleet size and passenger traffic, has finished rolling out satellite-based broadband Wi-Fi to its entire mainline narrowbody fleet of over 700 aircraft (that is, the Boing 737s and Airbus ...
Several Major US Airlines Hit By Flight Check-In System Outage
Customers across the U.S. reported airline computer issues at a number of airports. A flood of tweets began to roll in a little after 11am ET (8am PT) about computer or network issues. Passengers on the ground said the issues related to the flight ...
Flying Taxi Startup Blade Is Helping Silicon Valley CEOs Bypass Traffic
One year after a $38 million Series B valued on-demand aviation startup Blade at $140 million, the company has begun taxiing the Bay Area’s elite. As part of a new pilot program, Blade has given 200 people in San Francisco and Silicon Valley ...
American Airlines Taps Apple Music For In-Flight Entertainment
American Airlines and Apple Music have closed a deal that would give passengers access to the full library of Apple Music songs on AA flights. Apple Music’s more than 50 million songs will be available on any domestic American Airlines ...
Flaws In Amadeus’ Airline Booking System Made It Easy For Hackers To Change Passenger Records
You might not know Amadeus by name, but hundreds of millions of travelers use it each year. Whether you’re traveling for work or vacation, most consumers book their flights through one of a handful of bespoke reservation systems used across ...