Airlines Made $38 Billion From Extra Fees And It's Only The Beginning

You may be familiar with this meme: “If a 747 can carry the space shuttle, then I call bullshit on overweight luggage fees.” Airlines collected $38.1 billion in revenue from such fees in 2014, almost a 21 percent increase year-over-year. These fees are the new normal, and future fees are a pure insult to your… » 7/14/15 2:46pm 7/14/15 2:46pm

Turbulence Injures 14 Onboard Flight From Seoul To Dallas

American Airlines officials have confirmed that Flight 280 from Seoul to Dallas-Fort Worth was diverted to Tokyo on Tuesday night, as a result of fourteen turbulence-related injuries on board. The Boeing 777-200 was carrying 240 passengers and 15 crew members.http://flightclub.jalopnik.com/this-is-why-yo... » 12/16/14 1:48pm 12/16/14 1:48pm

American Airlines Hopes To Make You Forget The Past With New Interior

"The Legend is back," says American Airlines — but those who have flown American in recent years might feel that American is only legendary for old planes and grumpy flight attendants. Here's a first look at their new-look, designed to remake how you feel about the airline. » 3/13/14 1:43pm 3/13/14 1:43pm

Jeremy Clarkson Threatens To Kill American Airlines Over Lost Bag [UPDATE: AA Responds, Clarkson Got His Bag]

Full-time gin-soaked British flamethrower and occasional Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson is known for his strong opinions about nearly everything. He has no filter, and when he feels like he's been wronged in some way he reacts by venting his spleen, pancreas, liver, lungs, and whatever organs he has left in the… » 12/28/12 9:00am 12/28/12 9:00am