The agreement, which still must be ratified by Teamsters Local 135 members, covers about 2,100 Republic flight attendants.
Lawmakers abandoned a plan backed by airlines to privatize the nation's air-traffic-control system.
Thirteen U.S. carriers collected $4.6 billion in bag fees alone last year, according to U.S. Transportation Department statistics.
Indianapolis International Airport has been on a roll in recent years, seeing strong increases in passenger traffic and direct flights. But now jet-fuel prices are on the way up, threatening to slow the airport’s progress.
The first group of future pilots at the Leadership in Flight Training, or LIFT, Academy will begin training Tuesday at the school at Indianapolis International Airport.
OneJet, a struggling regional business airline that got its start in 2015 by offering weekday nonstop flights from Indianapolis to Milwaukee, has suspended operations until at least October after a series of setbacks.
Marion County GOP Chairman Jim Merritt announced that a Republican caucus has been set to replace Jeff Miller, who resigned earlier this month after pleading guilty to felony battery charges.
Congress is considering a sweeping tally of proposals that could affect travelers, from dictating seat size and legroom to rolling back rules that require airlines to advertise the full price of a ticket.
The airline cites low customer demand for the decision to eliminate nonstop flights to Newark, New Jersey, and Boston.
The Seattle-based airline said demand was not as high as it had expected for the route, which it started less than a year ago.
The Indianapolis-based parent company of Republic Airline also secured purchase rights for an additional 100 aircraft.
Indianapolis International Airport experienced record-breaking passenger traffic in January and March, airport officials announced Friday.
The twice-weekly flights will depart Indianapolis International Airport on Mondays and Fridays starting Aug. 13.
Republic Airways Holdings Inc. plans to open an aviation school at Indianapolis International Airport that it hopes will help it address an ongoing pilot-shortage problem.
Before a recent death on a Southwest Airlines flight, the last time someone died as a result of an accident on a U.S. carrier was nine years ago, when a commuter plane, Colgan Air Flight 3407, crashed into a house while trying to land in Buffalo, New York, killing 50 people.
Almost 100 million U.S.-operated airline flights, carrying several billion people, had taken off and landed safely in this country over a nine-year span since the last time a passenger died in an accident.
Allegiant, which opened a $40 million aircraft base at Indianapolis International Airport in February, experienced more than 100 serious mechanical incidents from January 2017 to October 2017, the TV news show reported.
U.S. airlines are getting better at many things except getting you to your destination on time.
The extension includes immediate pay increases and improvements to retirement contributions from the company, according to the pilots’ union.