House Democrats urge Boeing to take federal aid as plants shut down

House Democrats urge Boeing to take federal aid as plants shut down

Workers assemble a Boeing 787 Dreamliner at the Boeing Everett Factory in Everett, Washington. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. House Democrats representing Washington state have urged Boeing to accept government aid to help weather the coronavirus...
Airlines receiving aid can consolidate routes into fewer airports

Airlines receiving aid can consolidate routes into fewer airports

Jets are parked on runway 28 at the Pittsburgh International Airport on March 27, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jeff Swensen | Getty Images The U.S. Department of Transportation said Tuesday it will allow airlines that receive coronavirus aid to consolidate...
Airline workers brace for smaller paychecks despite aid

Airline workers brace for smaller paychecks despite aid

Delta Air Lines passenger planes are seen parked due to flight reductions made to slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Alabama, U.S. March 25, 2020. Elijah Nouvelage | Reuters Employees of...
United Airlines warns aid isn’t enough to avoid workforce cuts

United Airlines warns aid isn’t enough to avoid workforce cuts

United Airlines planes at Newark Liberty International Airport Leslie Josephs | CNBC United Airlines warned that it expects a lengthy slump in travel demand because of coronavirus, which will likely require the carrier to have a smaller workforce. The comments came...