The International Air Transport Association lifted its 2012 global outlook. But what about headwinds from Europe and China?
American said improperly installed clamps caused seats to pop loose on two planes during flights, and an inspection turned up others with the same problem. What's happening at the airline?
Frontier Airlines caused a stir when it announced travelers who don't book directly with the airline will pay higher fees. But do the best deals always come from travel agencies? The New York Times investigates.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has details from an important new report on the state of airline profits.
It's a big day for United Continental, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, as the company prepares to be the first US carrier to fly the new Dreamliner.
When it comes to hosting meetings and events, certain cities lead the pack, according to recent data. See where your favorite city ranked.
The Senate unanimously passed a bill on Saturday that would shield U.S. airlines from paying for their carbon emissions on European flights, pressuring the European Union to back down from applying its emissions law to foreign carriers, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
Just months after Delta Air Lines purchased a troubled East-Coast oil refinery in an effort to pare its fuel costs, United Continental Holdings, the nation’s biggest carrier, appeared to be exploring a similar move, according to someone familiar with the matter.
In a U.S. carrier first, American will issue tablets to flight attendants for use onboard to store passenger preferences and identify high-value customers. Cool or creepy?
A new "side-slip" airliner seat designed to cut boarding time in half may soon take to the skies. But will it be comfortable?
JetBlue says it will offer in-flight Wi-Fi to passengers beginning in early 2013. And the service will initially be free.
Finding affordable, convenient flights for holiday travel means shopping now, says a leading airfare analyst. Some tips for locating the best deals.
Signs are pointing to a slow rebound in luxury travel, even for businesses. See where hotel properties are expanding.
American canceled more flights than any other airline on Sunday and Monday, according to flight-tracking services. What's happening at the struggling carrier?
Delta Air Lines is expanding its popular recharging stations at airport departure gates to more locations. Find out where.
Tarmac delays rose in July, according to new government data. Which U.S. airport experienced the most delays?
United is set to reveal site upgrades for frequent travelers. Take a look at the planned improvements including the return of a popular tool for hard-core frequent fliers.
US Airways has revealed a premium dining meal for coach passengers on international flights. Is the food worth the price?
Several carriers this week launched limited time bonus mile opportunities. Here's a rundown of each airline's promotion.
Expedia launched a rewards program for Chase credit cardholders this week, adding additional perks for booking through the online agency. Get the details.