Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines, Pilots Agree to Keep Talking Over Contract

Spirit Airlines says union pilots have agreed to extend indefinitely an injunction barring them from conducting a work slowdown while the two sides negotiate over a new contract. The airline said Thursday that the injunction will stay in effect until pilots ratify a new contract or federal mediators determine that further talks aren’t likely to help. The Air Line Pilots…

Airlines Boost On-Time Performance From Last Year

U.S. airlines posted a better on-time rate for May, and complaints dropped compared with the same month last year. The Department of Transportation said Thursday that 83.4 percent of domestic flights arrived on time in May, up from 80.5 percent a year earlier although down from April. The figures cover flights on the 12 largest airlines. Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska…