There are lots of things essential to the health of global businesses and to the “personal lives” of millions, but the “travel experience” offered by United is not one of them. Photograph: Reuters/Dylan Martinez

Dear Oscar Munoz Congratulations on being made chief executive of United Airlines – you’re a brave man to have accepted the job. I learn from the pape(...)

Jeremiah Mathis Thede, from California, has appeared before Antrim Magistrates’ Court charged with endangering the safety of a United Airlines aircraft, disruptive behaviour on board and common assault. File photograph: Toru Hanai/Reuters

An American man charged over an alleged air rage incident does not accept responsibility for the costly diversion of a transatlantic flight, a court h(...)

London City Airport : list of useful gadgets for travellers

A darker side to ‘hypermobility’ You may never get sympathy from your friends, but there is a darker side to being “hypermobile”, or a road war(...)

A man accused of an air rage incident on a United Airlines flight  from Rome to Chicago  is to be prosecuted in the Belfast Crown Court, a judge heard on Tuesday. File photograph: Kevin Moloney/Getty Images

An American man accused of an air rage incident which grounded a transatlantic flight is to be prosecuted in the Crown Court, a judge heard on Tuesday(...)

Belfast International Airport’s managing director said United’s decision was a positive development for the local economy. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

United Airlines confirmed plans Monday to reintroduce a year-round service between Belfast and its New York hub, Newark Liberty International Airport.(...)

Singapore: one of the 2016 Global Travel Price Outlook six hot spots for business. Photograph: EPA/Wallace Woon

Record quarter for top American airline carriers The four major American carriers are rubbing their hands with glee following a record -breaking secon(...)

Project aims to speed up time spent at airports

Car hire firms aggree higher standards Five major car hire firms have agreed to improve practices following a Europe-wide review by the UK’s Comp(...)

United Airlines recently joined the  list of companies offering hackers incentives to report bugs privately. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

The discovery of a security flaw or cyber vulnerability by hackers used to be every company’s worst nightmare. Internal files, emails and source code (...)

An ‘internal technical issue’ knocked the New York Stock Exchange, the cathedral of US capitalism, out of action for hours on Wednesday. Photograph:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images

This was not a great week for the modern computerised stock market. The New York Stock Exchange, essentially the cathedral of US capitalism, was knock(...)

NYSE suspends trading due to “technical glitch”.

Simon Carswell, Washington Correspondent Trading on the New York Stock Exchange came to a halt on Wednesday morning due to a technical fault, just hou(...)