The airline index is up 45 percent in the past one year, and up 20 percent so far this year alone, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
British Airways is set to debut the double-decker Airbus A380 seating on the London to Los Angeles route.
Marriott International and the property division of IKEA Group will debut chic, tech-friendly Moxy Hotels in Europe beginning in 2014 - furniture assembly not required.
Lengthy airport layover and lonely? MeetAtTheAirport.com offers travelers a way to connect and make new friends. The site also ranked the top U.S. airports for meeting new people.
Virgin America and Singapore Airlines frequent fliers can now earn and redeem points or miles on each carrier in an expanded partnership.
The sequester may have many Americans experiencing longer delays in major airports across the U.S. due to hiring freezes and overtime elimination.
Tech-related amenities are increasingly becoming deal breakers for many travelers, according to a new survey.
Federal spending cuts from the "sequester" may lead to runway closures, flight delays and longer airport security lines.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the recording that shows people doing the "Harlem Shake."
Opening the door for more elite fliers to rub elbows with the masses, all United passengers can now buy priority check-in, security and boarding starting at $9. So what's the point of elite-level miles and perks?
Orbitz released a new Apple iPad app Monday, making them the first online travel agency that allows travelers to search and book flights, hotels and rental cars fully within a single app.
Priceline reported earnings that topped forecasts, which the company attributed to improved hotel- and car-rental reservations.
The recent run-up in gasoline prices has some economists worried about the impact on consumer spending and the economy.
More carriers are offering new, luxury amenities to lure deep-pocketed fliers. Delta, for example, is adding plush, Westin-branded "Heavenly Bedding." Duvet, anyone?
Tony Tyler, Director General & CEO at IATA, says the airline industry is keeping a close eye on the consequences of sequestration as it could heavily impact capacity and operations.
American has expanded do-it-yourself checked baggage tagging to Washington Reagan National Airport. Self-service is likely to extend to other carriers, and could mean fewer on-site employees.
Boeing is getting set to present a plan to the FAA for modifying the 787 Dreamliner lithium-ion battery, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Southwest has expanded its streaming in-flight TV programming to all Wi-Fi equipped aircraft, and added movies. More carriers are enhancing entertainment options for travelers, and streaming content to passengers' mobile devices.
Airlines offer lifetime elite frequent-flier status including perks. But with Delta planning to require fliers to spend a minimum amount annually to maintain elite status, racking up miles may no longer be enough.
Arne Sorenson, CEO of Marriott International, sees gridlock in Washington as a serious threat to his business.