Transportation Airlines

More

  • Taiwan jet with 58 on board crashes into river Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 12:26 AM ET
    Taiwan jet with 58 on board crashes into river

    A TransAsia Airways flight carrying 58 passengers has reportedly crashed into a river in Taiwan. CNBC's Samantha Loring reports.

  • Ryanair profit takes off Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 4:40 AM ET
    Ryanair profit takes off

    John Strickland, director at JLS Consulting, says that Ryanair's new strategic approach is clearly working, given its strong Q3 results.

  • JetBlue Airways profit beats on cheaper fuel Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:42 AM ET
    Customers check in at the JetBlue counter at John F. Kennedy Airport

    JetBlue Airways reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it benefitted from lower fuel prices and flew more passengers.

  • MH370 declared 'an accident', clears way for claims Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 5:33 AM ET
    New satellite map of MH370 search area.

    Malaysia's Civil Aviation Authority has officially declared the MH370 crash an accident, allowing efforts to proceed with compensation claims.

  • Dubai Airport takes crown from Heathrow: CEO Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET
    Dubai Airport takes crown from Heathrow: CEO

    Heathrow has been dethroned by Dubai International as the busiest international air hub. Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, says that "long term vision" is the key to Dubai's city growth and therefore its air traffic.

  • Aer Lingus board backs $1.5B IAG offer Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 11:39 AM ET
    An airliner comes in to land at Heathrow Airport in London, Aug. 11, 2014.

    Board of Irish airline recommends raised 1.36 billion euro takeover offer from the owner of British Airways.

  • Airlines got ahead of storm: FlightAware CEO Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 7:14 AM ET
    Airlines got ahead of storm: FlightAware CEO

    Daniel Baker, FlightAware CEO, discusses the latest travel implications of the winter storm that hit the Northeast.

  • Blizzard cancels flights Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:50 PM ET
    Blizzard cancels flights

    Discussing the impact weather has on the airline industry, with former American Airlines CEO Bob Crandall.

  • 5 tips for traveling smart during this Nor'easter Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 2:56 PM ET
    Airport personnel work to de-ice airplanes on Saturday morning at Boston Logan International Airport.

    Road warriors and travel experts offer tips on how to navigate airports with a Nor'easter barreling toward the region.

  • Cheaper fuel offsets airlines' storm losses Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    A plane is de-iced at LaGuardia Airport in New York, Jan. 26, 2015.

    Unlike last winter's serial storm snarls, most airline carriers will more than make up for those losses thanks to lower fuel prices.

  • Airlines cancel 3,500 flights ahead of storm Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 7:11 AM ET
    Airline stocks

    If you've got an airline ticket to travel on Monday, your flight may already be canceled. And your chances will be even worse on Tuesday.

  • Aer Lingus bid: Hot topic for Ireland Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 4:45 AM ET
    Aer Lingus bid: Hot topic for Ireland

    AER Lingus is reviewing a third bid from IAG, worth 1.3 billion euros. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on the latest.

  • IAG increases offer for Aer Lingus Saturday, 24 Jan 2015 | 8:01 AM ET
    Aer Lingus

    The owner of British Airways and Spain’s Iberia has increased its takeover bid for Aer Lingus, say sources. The Financial Times reports.

  • Mechanics union sues American Airlines Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 5:27 PM ET
    File photo of American Airlines planes

    A mechanics union has filed a lawsuit against American Airlines alleging that the company's managers pressured mechanics to breach FAA regulations.

  • Cheaper airline tickets is folly: Analyst Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 1:52 PM ET
    Gary Kelly, CEO of Southwest Airlines

    JPMorgan airline analyst Jamie Baker told CNBC that lower fuel costs probably won't translate into cheaper airfares.

  • Airline investors pocketing fuel savings: Analyst Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:23 AM ET
    Airline investors pocketing fuel savings: Analyst

    Discussing the impact of low fuel on the airlines and Southwest's quarterly earnings, with Jamie Baker, JPMorgan airline analyst.

  • Southwest's monumental Q4 Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:15 AM ET
    Southwest's monumental Q4

    Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines CEO, discusses the company's fuel hedging program and strong competition in the sector.

  • AirAsia CEO: We followed to the 'dot' Airbus' training Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:19 AM ET
    AirAsia CEO: We followed to the 'dot' Airbus' training

    Tony Fernandes, AirAsia Group CEO, discusses air safety, the benefits of cheap oil, tracking airplanes in the cloud, pilot shortage and bookings.

  • AirAsia CEO: 'Toughest day of my life' Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:16 AM ET
    AirAsia CEO: 'Toughest day of my life'

    It's still tough, says Tony Fernandes, AirAsia Group CEO, discussing his response to the families of victims of flight QZ8501.

  • Why Spring Airlines is far ahead of its rivals Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 7:34 PM ET
    Why Spring Airlines is far ahead of its rivals

    Peter Harbison , Executive Chairman at CAPA, says Spring Airlines, which made its market debut in Shanghai on Wednesday, has a good brand and is popular for its innovation.