Horizon Air News
Israeli Forces Ready to Take Out Long-Range Missile Threats
Ground troops amass along the Gaza Strip border for more attacks against strategic targets.
Aircraft collisions with birds increase
Severe collisions between airborne jetliners and birds — such as the "Miracle on the Hudson" flight downed over New York two years ago by a flock of geese — have soared the past two years, a USA TODAY analysis of the latest federal data shows. The trend, driven by a growth in the population of
Airlines Add Internet Access: The Definitive Guide to Navigating Airplane Wi-Fi
When Brian Clark recently flew from San Francisco to New York he was expecting to get a little work done on his flight thanks to a new wireless Internet connection onboard. In fact, he even specifically chose one airline over another knowing that his carrier had a high number of planes with Wi-Fi
Clem's Chronicles: Sleeping Pilots?/Bailout Bank Exec Pay Cuts/Public Option back in play?
Happy Thursday folks-here's some of what we're working on....... NORTHWEST FLIGHT/PILOTS ENGAGED IN THE GREAT DEBATE OR JUST DREAMING?-If you’re a nervous flier, don’t read this story. The NTSB is investigating reports that pilots aboard a Northwest Airbus 320, travelling...
US Airways, Alaska Air add checked bag fees
US Airways lcc and Alaska Airlines alk said Thursday they were imposing new charges on passengers to check their bags, adding to a growing array of fees to fly. US Airways passengers must pay $5 extra for each bag checked at an airport beginning with flights on July 9. The $5 fee, which can be
Weekend Window: Loreto, Mexico
Locals and Tourists Celebrate This Quiet Getaway as "The Un-Cabo" of Baja California
Small Regional Prop Favored by Airlines
Airlines Have Been Flocking to Bombardier's Q400 Because of Its Low Fuel Costs
Airport Check-in: New trams on track for Las Vegas McCarran
Travelers who fly from Las Vegas McCarran's D Concourse will need to arrive earlier due to a construction project that will interrupt its tram service for several weeks. Passengers usually use a pair of parallel trams to get to the D Concourse. But for much of February, only the south trams will be
Weekend Window: Mammoth, Calif.
Less than six hours from Los Angeles in the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains, Mammoth, Calif., is a winter sports lover's paradise. "Most people don't realize that California even has mountains or snow," said Rusty Gregory, chairman and CEO of Mammoth Resort. "And Mammoth, as the name implies, we
Weekend Window on Lake Pend Oreille
To allow the eyes to wander across the landscape surrounding Lake Pend Oreille, from the imposing cliffs which surround the lake to the water's placid, glassy surface, is nothing short of a visual adventure. But that contrast is only half of what makes this Idaho natural wonder stand out. Lake Pend