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United Airlines
AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File
August 14, 2019 - 6:29 am
DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines is setting an earlier cutoff time for when pilots must stop drinking alcohol before flights. The airline is telling pilots they must abstain from alcohol for 12 hours before flights, up from the previous eight hours. The change in the rule — it's called "bottle-to-...
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FILE - In this file photo dated March 28, 2019, the sign for a Holiday Inn in New York. The fight to save the seas from plastic waste may mean the end for mini bottles of shampoo and other toiletries, after the owner of Holiday Inn and InterContinental Hotels announced Tuesday July 30, 2019, that it will switch to bulk-size bathroom amenities across the hotel group. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, FILE)
July 30, 2019 - 6:13 am
LONDON (AP) — The fight to save the seas from plastic waste may mean the end for mini bottles of shampoo and other toiletries that hotel guests love to stuff into their luggage. The owner of Holiday Inn and InterContinental Hotels says Tuesday that its nearly 843,000 guest rooms are switching to...
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Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8
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Alan Scaia
July 25, 2019 - 12:19 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Southwest Airlines is planning to keep the Boeing 737 Max out of service through the holidays. Chief Executive Gary Kelly made the announcement Thursday when he reported second quarter earnings. Kelly says the 737 Max will stay off the schedule through January 5, 2020. He says...
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 Southwest Airlines
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin
July 25, 2019 - 8:38 am
DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines doesn't expect to use Boeing 737 Max jets until January, and it is talking to Boeing about compensation for the grounding, which the airline says cost it $175 million in the second quarter. The loss of about 5% of its fleet is causing Southwest to take the unusual...
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