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ATLANTA — Even if the federal government lifts a ban on in-flight cell phone calls, Delta Air Lines will not allow passengers to make such calls, its CEO said on Wednesday. “Our customer research and direct feedback tell us that our frequent flyers believe voice calls in the cabin would…

United Airlines today said it will recall nearly 600 pilots currently on furlough to address the airline’s future staffing needs. No United pilots will remain on furlough following the recall, according to the airline. “We look forward to welcoming back our co-workers as we complete work to integrate all of…

While commercial air travel in the United States is relatively safe, Saturday’s crash is a stark reminder that air travel is not perfect. Here is a look at fatal airline crashes in the United States over the past two decades: — Asiana Airlines Flight 214, July 6, 2013: Two people…