Delta Air fell$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $28.77. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 07 or. 8 percent, to $8.30. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 12 or. 7 percent, to $18.58.» Read More
Aug 23- American Airlines on Friday urged a bankruptcy judge to approve its Chapter 11 restructuring plan despite an antitrust challenge from the U.S. Department of Justice to its proposal to merge with US Airways Group.
Aug 22- American Airlines and US Airways are seeking a 10- day trial that would begin Nov. 12 in U.S. federal court to fight the challenge by the U.S. Justice Department to their proposed merger, which would form the world's biggest carrier.
SINGAPORE, Aug 23- Singapore's ambitious project. mid-2020s is set to extend its lead over neighbours like Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Jakarta, whose airports are struggling with congestion and construction delays.
MIAMI/ ATLANTA, Aug 21- Officials in three states are pushing back against the U.S. government's attempt to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways to create the world's biggest airline, saying the combined company would benefit their local economies.
SANTIAGO, Aug 21- LATAM Airlines Group SA, which created Latin America's largest air carrier just over a year ago, is battling storms outside its home country, with its Argentine domestic operations uncertain and Brazil's weak economy dragging on its earnings.
*Argentina orders LATAM to vacate Buenos Aires hangar. *Regional carrier says being targeted in Argentina. The decision is "illegitimate" and part of a wider set of actions against the region's largest carrier in Argentina, said Roberto Alvo, vice president for strategic planning and development.
Greece dismissed the chairman of its privatization agency on Sunday after a newspaper exposed how he used the private plane of a businessman who had just bought a state company to go on holiday.
TOKYO, Aug 19- Tokyo's busy Haneda airport is the latest battleground for Japan's two big carriers, Japan Airlines Co Ltd and ANA Holdings, in a politically-charged fight over $400 million worth of landing rights.
Stelios Stavridis is the second head of HRADF to leave in less than six months, reigniting controversy around Greece's ailing privatisation programme which is a central requirement of its international bailout.
Stelios Stavridis is the second head of HRADF to leave in less than six months, reigniting controversy around Greece's ailing privatisation programme which is a key part of its international bailout.
United Technologies said one of its units was responsible for a problem with fire-fighting systems discovered in some Boeing Dreamliner jets.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug 16- U.S. government investigators looking into the crash of a UPS cargo plane said on Friday the pilots received a low altitude warning seven seconds before the sound of impact, according to data recovered from the cockpit voice recorder.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug 16- U.S. government investigators were able to retrieve data on Friday from flight recorders pulled from the wreckage of a UPS cargo plane, which could shed light on Wednesday's fiery crash in Alabama that killed the jet's pilot and co-pilot. "We do have good data," said National Transportation Safety Board spokeswoman Kelly Nantel.
The United Parcel Service Inc plane's "black box" flight recorders arrived at the headquarters of the National Transportation Safety Board in Washington late Thursday, within hours of being pulled from a heap of melted plastic and debris at the crash site outside Birmingham, Alabama's international airport.
LONDON, Aug 16- Libya's largest refinery on Friday loaded its first petroleum products tanker since labour unrest hit the oil sector nearly three weeks ago but protests still throttled the country's vital crude oil exports, shipping sources said.
NEW YORK, Aug 15- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday held off approval of a restructuring plan for American Airlines, citing a U.S. government challenge this week to the airline's proposed merger with US Airways Group Inc..
Aug 15- The Canadian province of Quebec has ordered Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd to help pay clean-up costs after a train disaster that killed 47 people and said on Thursday the company has no choice in the matter.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug 15- The cockpit voice and flight data recorders were retrieved on Thursday from the wreckage of the UPS cargo jet that crashed early Wednesday on approach to Birmingham, Alabama's airport, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
NEW YORK, Aug 15- A judge asked AMR Corp for guidance on whether he should approve its plan to exit bankruptcy, in light of an antitrust challenge to its planned merger with US Airways Group Inc.. AMR, the parent company of American Airlines, has been in bankruptcy since 2011 and worked out an $11 billion merger with US Airways as part of its plan to exit Chapter 11..
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug 15- Investigators combed through the wreckage of a UPS cargo plane for the second straight day on Thursday, hoping to find clues to the crash that killed two pilots outside Birmingham, Alabama's international airport early Wednesday.
GM is dropping Chevy as its primary brand for mass-market vehicles in Europe and making Opel its mainstream line.
And Ford is targeting the global market: The newest Mustang was unveiled in six cities around the world on Thursday.
Auto loan interest rates hit their lowest level in at least six years, and Americans took out a record number of loans.