Blocking middle seats on planes reduces risk of COVID-19 spread: CDC

Blocking middle seats on planes reduces the risk of exposure to COVID-19, a new study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests. As airlines continue to allow…

Study finds that blocking seats on planes reduces virus risk

Boyd Group International president Mike Boyd weighs in on ‘FOX Business Tonight’ A new study says leaving middle seats open could give airline passengers more protection from the virus that…

Japanese airline offers in-flight meals on grounded planes: report

Japanese airline All Nippon Airways has opened one of its grounded planes for fine dining.  The airline started serving in-flight meals in a stationary Boeing-777 at the Haneda Airport in…

Psaki: Biden, Harris don’t have to restrict nonessential travel because they use private planes

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are not required to restrict nonessential travel as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control…

Guatemala airport closes amid volcanic eruption after planes, runways coated with ash

Guatemala City’s international airport is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday after aviation authorities officially grounded all planes and closed the facility amid the eruption of the Pacaya volcano. Ash from…

United plane’s fan blade had multiple cracks; last inspected 4 years ago: NTSB

A fan blade that snapped off a United Airlines engine mid-flight, causing it to rain debris over Colorado last month, had microscopic cracks, federal investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board said Friday.…

United Airlines orders more Boeing 737 Max planes

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. United Airlines is buying 25 new Boeing 737 Max jets and moved up the delivery of previously ordered…

President Biden signs mask mandate via executive order for planes, trains, buses

President Joe Biden signed an executive order on Thursday that makes face masks mandatory for air travel and other modes of commercial transportation. “We’ll be signing an additional executive action…

President Biden expected to mandate masks on planes, in airports as part of executive order

President Joe Biden is expected to sign another slew of executive orders on Thursday, including one mandating the wearing of masks or face coverings in airports and commercial airplanes. The…

Indonesia navy divers hunt for crashed plane’s black boxes

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Indonesian navy divers scoured the floor of the Java Sea on Monday as they hunted for the black boxes of a Sriwijaya Air jet that nosedived into…