First look: United unveils new uniforms for 70,000 frontline employees

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideUnited Airlines employees will get their first look Wednesday at new uniforms that will soon roll out to all 70,000 of the carrier’s frontline workers.The new line comes with a distinct look that includes colors like “Pacific Blue,” “Premium Purple,” and “Atlantic Amethyst” -- all among a half-dozen hues that United… Read More

Furloughed workers to get back pay once government shutdown is over

CLOSE As the shutdown enters it's 4th week, people in Orlando are helping out by donating food and other necessities for affected workers. (Jan. 16) APWASHINGTON – Federal employees who have been forced to take unpaid leave because of the partial government shutdown will get back pay.President Donald Trump signed legislation Wednesday guaranteeing that furloughed… Read More

Allegiant: 16 new routes include first-ever Alaska flights

This file photo shows an Allegiant Airbus aircraft. (Photo: Allegiant)Allegiant Air will begin flying to Alaska for the first time, adding flights to Anchorage as part of a broader 16-route expansion announced by the carrier on Tuesday.Allegiant’s Anchorage flights will begin May 22, when the ultra low-cost carrier launches seasonal nonstop service from Bellingham, Washington. (Scroll… Read More

Delta: Anticipated Airbus A220 debut may be delayed by shutdown

AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideTravelers looking forward to trying Delta Air Lines’ highly anticipated Airbus A220 may have to wait longer than expected before snagging a seat on the new jet.That’s because Delta’s planned launch of the A220 by the end of the month is now in jeopardy because of the federal government shutdown.Speaking on… Read More

Spirit Airlines targets Raleigh/Durham for big expansion, adds 7 routes

CLOSE If you want to get to your destination on time, stick with this budget airline. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more. Buzz60Spirit Airlines is making Raleigh/Durham its newest destination.The fast-growing budget airline will debut at the North Carolina airport May 2, launching seven different nonstop routes (scroll below for details). Raleigh/Durham will become Spirit’s third destination… Read More

Verizon adds free Apple Music to Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited plans

Depending on your Verizon unlimited plan, you may soon get a new perk: free Apple Music. On Tuesday evening, Verizon announced that starting on Jan. 17, it will be included Apple's music streaming service for free for subscribers of its "Beyond Unlimited" and "Above Unlimited" plans. Verizon previously offered six-month subscriptions to Apple Music with its unlimited… Read More