They say the month of March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. But it’s been nothing but trouble for JetBlue and Spirit Airlines and their attempted merger. Both the Department of Justice and the Department of Transportation have put their no-go stamp on the move, which would create the nation’s fifth-largest airline. But JetBlue said it will press forward with the possibility of joining up.
That story dominated the industry over the past month but there are many more headlines that stood out. Here’s a look at some of the biggest news from aviation from the month of March.