WASHINGTON— United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California- bound flight late Saturday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's onboard systems could be hacked. The researcher, Chris Roberts, attempted to board a United flight from Colorado to San Francisco to speak at a major...» Read More
Delta Air rose$. 54 or 1.2 percent, to $44.74. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $19.49. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 38 or. 9 percent, to $42.25.
LISBON, Portugal— Pilots at Portugal's national airline have announced a 10- day walkout next month amid a spate of strikes by labor groups resisting government efforts to reform the transport sector and cut state company debts. Around half of Portuguese train services were cancelled Thursday as workers with national rail company Comboios de Portugal...
South Korean parents mourning victims of last year's Sewol ferry disaster cried out their names at the spot where the ship went down.
Delta Air rose $1.12 or 2.6 percent, to $44.20. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 27 or 1.4 percent, to $19.43. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 63 or 1.5 percent, to $41.87.
Hackers may be able to access plane controls in some commercial jets, but it may not pose an imminent threat, experts told CNBC.
*Intel pushes higher following quarterly report. *Netflix gains after the close. Intel jumped 4.25 percent to $32.83 after the chipmaker said late on Tuesday it expects flat revenue for the entire year despite some weakness in the first quarter.
Fans, hold on to your palm pilot. Xiaomi-backed Chinese firm Ninebot acquired iconic scooter maker Segway.
LONDON, April 15- At least five merchant vessels carrying food are stuck off Yemen, shipping data showed on Wednesday, as warships from a Saudi-led coalition search them for weapons bound for Iran- allied Houthi rebel forces, with delays adding to a humanitarian crisis. Yemen imports more than 90 percent of its food, including most of its wheat and all its rice, to...
Delta Air rose$. 85 or 2.0 percent, to $43.93. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 24 or 1.2 percent, to $19.46. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 39 or. 9 percent, to $42.11.
NEWARK, N.J.— Authorities say a wolverine tried to escape from its metal carrier at a New Jersey airport and had to be tranquilized. Joe Pentangelo with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says officers were called to Terminal C at Newark Liberty International Airport on Tuesday afternoon. The wolverine was traveling from Norway to Alaska.
WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont.— SkyWest Airlines has announced it will soon offer jet flights between West Yellowstone, Montana, and Salt Lake City to connect passengers with Delta flights. SkyWest already operates flights on propeller planes for Delta Connection to and from West Yellowstone. SkyWest spokeswoman McKinnley Mattson says the flights on the 50- seat...
Open Skies pacts with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates could involve new rules on price-lowering and capacity-dumping, Delta Air Lines Inc Chief Executive Officer Richard Anderson said on Wednesday. Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways have denied the allegations, saying U.S. carriers have lost market share because of inferior service.
LONDON, April 15- At least five merchant vessels carrying food are stuck off Yemen as warships from a Saudi-led coalition search them for weapons bound for Iran- allied Houthi rebel forces, with delays adding to a humanitarian crisis. Yemen imports more than 90 percent of its food, including most of its wheat and all its rice, to feed a population of 25 million.
WASHINGTON— In a story April 14 about airline seats, The Associated Press reported erroneously on how the government tracks the percent of airline seats sold. WASHINGTON— The shrinking space on airplanes is surely uncomfortable, but it might also be dangerous for passengers' health and safety. A consumer advisory group set up by the Department of...
April 15- Delta Air Lines Inc on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit that topped analysts' expectations and said it would reduce international capacity in the fourth quarter where a strong U.S. dollar has weakened demand. While a strong U.S. dollar has dented demand abroad and concerned investors, Delta's unit revenue and capacity guidance painted a...
OMAHA, Neb.— CSX says the railroad won't deliver the double-digit profit growth it promised this year because coal demand remains weak. While that exceeded Wall Street expectations, freight volume was lower than the company projected. "We just haven't found the bottom yet," CEO Michael Ward said.
Toyota is joining other major automakers and turning to this Latin country to build and export vehicles.
ABU DHABI, April 15- The boss of Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways has warned Europe that it will suffer if it restricts the access of foreign carriers to its market, in a fresh effort by fast-growing Gulf airlines to head off what they see as Western protectionism. "Etihad Airways is committed to Europe. State-owned Etihad is making increasing inroads into Europe, partly...
DALLAS— Delta Air Lines plans to reduce international flying later this year as travel demand in some places weakens due to lower oil prices and the strong U.S. dollar. The airline said Wednesday that it will make cuts of up to 20 percent on routes to Japan, India, Brazil, Africa and the Middle East. It will suspend winter flights to Moscow.
Mark Dunkerley, CEO of Hawaiian Airlines, discusses how the oil price and the strong U.S. dollar are affecting his business.