Mexico volcano ash disrupts US flights for second day

Frustrated passengers stood in long lines at Mexico City`s airport as US airlines cancelled flights for a second day after the Popocatepetl volcano spewed a new column of ash.

Knives inside planes would make passengers unsafe: US airlines

Permitting knives, however small, in hand luggage will make passengers unsafe, two top US airlines have told a federal agency.

`Man removed from plane in Puerto Rico not Nigerian`

Nigeria`s aviation authorities on Friday said the passenger arrested from a New York-bound flight and detained in Puerto Rico for being on US` `no-fly list`, was a Gambian and not a Nigerian national.

American, partners offer $1.1 bn to Japan Airlines

American Airlines upped the ante in the tug-of-war over Japan Airlines, vowing Thursday to lead a USD 1.1 billion investment in the struggling carrier to prevent it from falling into the orbit of rival Delta.

JAL shares jump on American Airlines, Delta talks

Japan Airlines (JAL) shares jumped on Monday following news that the struggling airline was in talks on investment by American Airlines and Delta Airlines.