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CNBC met with the chairman of the Virgin Group this week at the American Express Publishing Luxury Summit and he gave some interesting advice, here are six takeaway points.
Singapore Airlines has increased its stake in Virgin Australia to 19.9 percent, boosting its influence at the carrier at a time of industry jostling.
FedEx struck a $10.5 billion deal with the U.S. Postal Service to continue providing domestic air transportation service for Priority and Express Mail.
Ford and Boeing first quarter earnings will highlight two companies facing serious challenges even as they post strong profits to start the year. Here's what to expect.
A top Boeing executive said on Tuesday it was too early to determine what caused the problems with the lithium ion batteries on its 787 Dreamliner.
A policy change scheduled to go into effect this week that would have allowed passengers to carry small knives, bats and other sports equipment onto airliners will be delayed.
Air travelers experienced delays at some U.S. airports as staff cuts at control towers took effect, but the havoc and hour-long waits regulators had predicted largely failed to materialize.
Australia's competition regulator has granted Virgin Australia approval to take control of loss-making rival Tiger Australia in a move that will ramp up competition for Qantas Airways.
This will likely be the most profitable first quarter ever for the airline industry. But expect carriers to warn of potential problems in the second quarter due to sequester cuts.
It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.
Boeing on Monday began installing reinforced lithium ion batteries on five grounded 787 jets owned by launch customer All Nippon Airways.
The top aviation regulator said he expects to decide "very soon" whether to approve Boeing's redesigned 787 Dreamliner battery system, potentially ending a three-month ban on flights by the high-tech jet.
The pilot whose Indonesian jet slumped into the sea while trying to land in Bali has described how he felt it "dragged" down by wind while he struggled to regain control.
All 108 passengers and crew survived when a Lion Air Boeing 737 missed the runway on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Saturday and landed in shallow water, an airline spokesman and government officials said.
Drastic airfare cuts at United in the face of new Virgin America competition is good for consumers, but the kind of thinking that's driven big carriers into bankruptcy, Virgin Group's Richard Branson told CNBC.
Apparently, you are five times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash because you were "lost in thought" than if you were distracted by the use of some electronic device, according to new research. NBC reports.
After years of battling Boeing for commercial and military jet orders in the U.S., Airbus is taking the battle to American soil.
The annual Airline Quality Rankings by Wichita State University and Purdue University show carriers bumping more passengers from oversold flights and delivering service that often leaves customers frustrated.
Closures of 149 air traffic control towers, which was a visible sign of the 'sequester' budget cuts, has been postponed until June 15 by the FAA.
Airbus recaptured the aircraft industry's top spot in the first quarter as U.S. rival Boeing fell behind on orders and grappled with the grounding of its newest jet.
Here are five catalysts that could push Tesla Motors shares higher after the company reports earnings on Wednesday.
The Toyota Camry is safer, and that's why Consumer Reports recommends it again.
Tesla is putting itself into position to add production after getting a $34.7 million tax break from California.