Airlines For America News

U.S. Airlines delivered best on-time arrival performance

U.S. Airlines delivered best on-time arrival performance

16th Jan 2013 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organisation for the leading U.S. airlines, said airlines are continuing to deliver strong on-time performance, including the second best November on-time results ever recorded. According to the Department of Transportation (DOT) Air Travel Consumer Report released today, airlines also had the best November on record for baggage handling performance.

Airlines for America rejects proposal to change FAA rules

Airlines for America rejects proposal to change FAA rules

20th Apr 2012 Press Release Airline News

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organisation for the leading U.S. airlines, today affirmed its support for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) decision to apply the recent final rule on crew-member duty limits and rest only to scheduled passenger airline operations, and voiced strong opposition to newly proposed legislation that would reverse the careful analysis and conclusion by FAA that applying the rule to all-cargo carriers could not be justified.

Airlines for America (A4A) commends Senate opposition of EU ETS

Airlines for America (A4A) commends Senate opposition of EU ETS

9th Dec 2011 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, formerly known as the Air Transport Association, today commended Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) for introducing a bill that would prohibit U.S. aircraft operators from participating in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) because the scheme violates international law and U.S. sovereignty.