Transatlantic

Heathrow: transatlantic travel shutdown costs UK £23m a day

Heathrow urges ministers to reopen transatlantic routes, warning that the shutdown of transatlantic travel costs the UK economy £23 million a day....


Brussels Airlines resumes first transatlantic flights since March 2020

Brussels Airlines resumes transatlantic flights to the US with weekly scheduled flights to Washington and New York....


JetBlue is set to begin transatlantic service in August 2021

JetBlue is set to begin its transatlantic journey on August 11, 2021....


US, UK airlines urge governments to reopen transatlantic travel

Airlines seek out governments to reopen transatlantic corridor, hoping to spark the return of long-haul travel demand....


JetBlue looking forward to Virgin Atlantic competition

JetBlue is ready to challenge Virgin Atlantic on transatlantic routes, the airline’s president says....


How Pan Am Boeing 707 offered us the world

On October 26, 1958, Pan Am Boeing 707 took off from Idlewild Airport (now JFK International Airport) to Paris, France. The airline’s first daily transatlantic flight named Clipper America started a new era of commercial aviation....


BREAKING | Icelandair Group leaves Wow air to fend for itself

Icelandair Group has walked away from its plan to take over home-based Wow air. In an unexpected announcement on November 29, 2018, the Group stated that the acquisition of the budget carrier, based on a purchase agreement that was signed just three weeks ago, has been cancelled....


Norwegian Air Announces $65 Tickets to Europe

Norwegian Air Shuttle is promising to boost traffic at smaller airports on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean when it starts service to Europe....