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Not again! Airline crew reports jetpacker near LA airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials are investigating a report from an airline crew member that someone was flying in a jetpack as the plane...

Southwest Airlines to expand in Houston and Chicago in 2021

By The Associated Press Southwest Airlines said Monday it will expand in Houston and Chicago by starting flights to those cities' largest airports, stepping...

Airline industry official defends response to pandemic

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines WriterThe airline industry has been shaken to its core by the pandemic, pushing some foreign carriers into bankruptcy and...

‘The Right Stuff’ looks back and up with first US astronauts

By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment WriterNEW YORK (AP) — When Hollywood does biopics on musicians, we're used to lots of saucy tales of sex,...

CEO says Southwest needs union pay cuts to avoid furloughs

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines WriterDALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines will cut pay for nonunion workers in January and says union workers must also...

North Texas group aquires Seattle Avionics

Argyle-based AFV Partners LLC has acquired Seattle Avionics, a leading provider of general aviation applications, FAA-certified and geo-referenced charts and flight data, and augmented...

Spirit AeroSystems to close McAlester, Oklahoma, plant

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Spirit Aerosystems will close its plant in McAlester, Oklahoma, next year, the company's president said Thursday.About 175 people work at...

American, United to furlough 32,000 as time runs out on aid

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines WriterAmerican Airlines and United Airlines say they will begin to furlough 32,000 employees after lawmakers and the White House...

Tickets Now on Sale for North Texas’ First Drive-In Air Show

The Drive-In is back. And it's not just for movies and concerts - it's for Air Shows too. The renowned U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds...

Unfriendly skies: Airline workers brace for mass layoffs

By TOM KRISHER and CATHY BUSSEWITZ AP Business Writers DETROIT (AP) — The worries are growing for United Airlines flight attendant Jordy Comeaux. In a few...

Raytheon doubles job cuts to 15,000, citing airline downturn

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Raytheon Technologies Corp. plans to eliminate more than 15,000 jobs this year at its corporate offices, jet engine-maker Pratt &...

Panel’s report blasts Boeing, FAA for crashes, seeks reforms

By TOM KRISHER AP Business Writer A House committee issued a scathing report Wednesday questioning whether Boeing and government regulators have recognized problems that caused...

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JRB Fort Worth chosen for main operating base for C-130J aircraft

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth has been selected as a main operating base for eight C-130J aircraft at the 136th Airlift...

Commentary: When to donate rewards to charity and when to give cash

By ERIN HURD of NerdWalletIf you're looking to give to charity this holiday season but don't want to dip into your bank account, donating...

Texas again sets record for new coronavirus infections as testing also sees sustained highs

Texas health officials reported more than 14,000 new coronavirus infections Wednesday in what appeared to be an all-time high for daily cases. The record comes...

Commentary: Area mayors say ‘Spread cheer this holiday season, not COVID-19’

Mayors of several cities in Tarrant County released the following message: As we enter the holiday season, it’s becoming all too apparent that this year...