Contour Airlines Begins Service to Santa Barbara

Earlier this week, Southern California's Santa Barbara Airport (SBA/KSBA) received new service from the relatively obscure Contour Airlines. This new service will connect Santa Barbara with Oakland once a day, and Las Vegas 5 times a week. These services will be operated by Embraer ERJ-135 aircraft.

The World's Best Airlines for 2018

Skytrax, an airline rating and review organization, has revealed its picks for the best airlines of 2018; coinciding with the Farnborough Air Show in London. Singapore Airlines was announced as World’s Best Airline of the Year, last given in 2008. They also received awards for Best First Class, Best

Trump Orders Repaint of Air Force One

U.S President Donald Trump announced a change to Air Force One’s paint job. He envisions a patriotic red, white and blue aircraft, which will demonstrate the look of being “more American”, Trump stated in an interview with CBS. Trump made these comments in an interview that was taped

Delta Air Lines Releases New Boeing 777 Interior

Delta Air Lines released their interior renovation of the 777-200 aircraft. All eight of the Atlanta based carrier's 777-200ER and ten 777-200LR aircraft will be remodeled by 2019. The Atlanta-based airline shows comfort across all classes through the award-winning Delta One suites, the new Delta Premium Select cabin and the

United launches first 737-9 MAX flight from IAH to MCO

American and Southwest airlines have already been flying the new Boeing 737 MAX models starting earlier this year. Today, United launched their first 737 MAX flight from Houston (IAH) to Orlando (MCO). United's first 737 MAX, registration N67501, operated callsign UA686 on June 7. This makes United the first US

Singapore Airlines to launch non-stop service to Los Angeles

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will launch direct flights to Los Angeles with its new Airbus A350-900ULR ultra-long-range aircraft "quite soon", stated its chief executive officer Goh Choon Phong. He also explained that travelers should expect more non-stop destinations in the United States during the International Air Transport Association (Iata)