ExpressJet Crew Not Responsible For Keeping Passengers Onboard
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced Friday that
his department has concluded the preliminary phase of its
investigation into the Aug. 8 tarmac delay by Continental Airlines
on a flight operated by ExpressJet Airlines. "We have
determined that the ExpressJet crew was not at fault."
Australian Airline Still Has 50 Dreamliners On Order
Qantas Chief Executive Alan Joyce said this week he has been
told by Boeing that the troubled 787 Dreamliner will fly this year,
despite problems with delamination in the wing area and new
problems with the composite skin in the fuselage sections being
built in Italy.
A few days ago, JetBlue announced a discount travel promotion
called "All You Can Jet." For 599 dollars, the purchaser gets
unlimited flights on JetBlue for a month, from September 8th
through October 8th. Choices include 57 cities and more than 600