What American-US Airways Merger Means For Metro DetroitersAmerican Airlines and US Airways have cleared the last major hurdle to merging, but it will be several months — if not years — before passengers see any significant impact.
Lakeshore Express To Offer Same-Day Flights To ChicagoLakeshore Express, the airline based at Oakland County International Airport flying between Detroit, Pellston and Chicago, announced that it will begin offering same-day flight service from Oakland County to Chicago Midway Airport on Thursdays and Fridays, allowing Detroit-area business travelers to fly out at 8 a.m. and return at 5 p.m. the same day.
Customer Satisfaction With Airlines, Restaurants, Shipping Improves; Fast Food, Hotels StableMajor airlines do a better job of satisfying their passengers for a second straight year, according to a report released today by the American Customer Satisfaction Index organization in Ann Arbor.
Airline Passenger Complaints Surged In 2012A new survey finds more travelers are complaining about airline service — a 20 percent jump in the past year.
Southwest Airlines, Choice Hotels, Marriott Top Mobile Travel Satisfaction IndexCustomers give high marks to Southwest Airlines for providing the best mobile experience, making the airline the one to beat on mobile devices as well as in the air, according to new research from the Ann Arbor-based customer experience analytics firm ForeSee.
U.S. Airways-American Airlines Deal A GoSome passengers at Detroit Metro Airport are sounding off on the planned merger.
Airline To Offer Select Flights For Under $30Frontier Airlines will expand low-fare service at Trenton-Mercer Airport with the addition of five nonstop destinations.
Airways Waiving Fees For Flight ChangesSome airlines at Metro Detroit Airport are waiving the change fee for customers who must alter their flights due to severe winter weather.
Forecast: Even Busier Holiday Travel SeasonDavid Fishman with Cadillac Travel says many airlines have consolidated and merged, meaning there are fewer seats and flights available.
Air Travelers Reject 'Ridiculous' Spirit Baggage FeesSpirit Airlines has announced that, starting this fall, passengers who do not pre-pay for carry-on baggage will pay $100 at the gate.
Consumer Reports: Tips For Saving Money On AirfareTravelers are bombarded with offers, deals and price fluctuations on a day-to-day basis, so to help them navigate the maze and save money, Consumer Reports' experts came up with some helpful tips to cut costs and lock in the best rates.
Hurricane Halts Some Travel PlansThe weather is great here in Metro Detroit this weekend, but Hurricane Irene may put a damper on your travel plans.
Some Flights From Metro Cancelled Ahead Of HurricaneAirlines have started to issue flight cancellations, as the East Coast prepares for the wrath of Hurricane Irene.
Flight Attendants To Protest At Detroit Metro AirportSpirit Airlines Flight Attendants will conduct a nationwide picket on Friday, March 25 to protest management's refusal to negotiate a fair and timely contract.
"Waiting Game" At Detroit Metro AirportThe nation's airlines have cancelled more than seven thousand flights because of the big storm moving through the U.S.