[LONDON] The UK government announced a rescue deal on Tuesday for the troubled no-frills airline Flybe aimed at keeping Europe's largest regional carrier flying and preserving around 2,000 jobs....

[LONDON] Troubled British no-frills airline Flybe has held crunch talks with the UK government over a potential rescue, a source close to the company told AFP on Monday.

[SINGAPORE] Scoot has flown past reigning champion Air Asia to be the best budget airline in the Asia Pacific region.

[BENGALURU] Australian low-cost airline Jetstar, a unit of Qantas Airways Ltd, said on Wednesday it would stop its loss-making regional Q300 turboprop services in New Zealand by November end, a...

[DALLAS] Allegiant Airlines, a discounter known for squeezing budget-conscious passengers into seats, is trying to entice customers to pay for a new amenity: extra legroom.

BUDGET airline customers are more likely to repurchase tickets from them compared to those flying with full-service carriers.

HONG Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific said on Wednesday that it will buy budget airline HK Express for more than US$600 million as it moves to counter competition from the increasing number of low...

HONG Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd, in talks to buy low-cost carrier Hong Kong Express Airways, believes budget airlines have a "unique market segment" that it does not capture...

[LONDON] Britain's troubled no-frills airline Flybe announced Monday that its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved a takeover from a consortium led by Virgin Atlantic....

[SINGAPORE] The investigation into the fatal crash of a Boeing jet from Asia's second-largest budget airline has turned the spotlight on the ballooning growth of low-cost carriers in the...