Business Travel


  • The Most and Least Stressful US Airports Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 2:39 PM ET

    From long lines to crowded bathrooms, a new survey lists which U.S. airports are the most stressful and most hassle-free.

  • Virgin America Throttling Down on Fleet Growth: CEO Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:32 PM ET

    Virgin America is taking fewer deliveries of new planes as the economy continues to grow slowly, and fuel prices remain high, CEO David Cush told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Friday.

  • Hotel Guests Face Carbon Monoxide Risk Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 10:49 AM ET

    Carbon monoxide poisoning is a real threat when staying in a hotel with eight reported deaths and 170 sickened since 2010, a USA Today investigation finds.

  • Virgin America Slows Growth Plans  Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 6:43 AM ET

    Virgin America forecasts operating profit for Q4 2012. David Cush, Virgin America CEO, weighs in.

  • Virgin America Woos Elite American, United Fliers Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    Got elite status on American or United? Virgin America is offering a status match program for certain frequent fliers giving them freebies and other perks.

  • Six Ways to Get Free Wi-Fi When You Travel Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 11:54 AM ET

    Looking to avoid Wi-Fi charges while traveling? Here are six strategies for accessing free Internet service while you're on the road.

  • United Operations Resume After Computer Outage Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 11:29 AM ET

    United Airlines said its system is back up and running after passengers in several cities said they experienced a massive computer outage, which stranded them at airports across the country.

  • American joins other airlines in rolling out "do it yourself" machines at airports, speeding up check-in times and boarding for some fliers. But will this translate into fewer airport agents?

  • Dude, Where's my Pilot?  Monday, 12 Nov 2012 | 2:29 PM ET

    U.S airlines are having a lot of trouble finding pilots, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Priceline Snaps Up Kayak For $1.8 Billion  Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 11:03 AM ET

    Jeffery Boyd, CEO, Priceline.com, discusses the details of the cash and stock deal, and the growing competition among online travel sites.

  • Delta Joins Other Airlines to Offer Lie-Flat Seats Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 1:58 PM ET

    Delta is joining American and United in offering lie-flat seating in premium cabins on certain routes from New York's John F. Kennedy Airport. Get the details.

  • Which Airports Will Be Busiest This Thanksgiving? Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 12:05 PM ET

    Planes will be packed this Thanksgiving with nearly 24 million passengers flying, up slightly from last year. Find out which airports will be busiest and least crowded.

  • A nor'easter has triggered more flight cancellations to Sandy-stricken regions on Wednesday. Here's a summary of airline waivers.

  • Spirit Airlines sent an email to subscribers early Tuesday with a subject line, "Romney Wins!" But most consumers didn't find it funny and took to Twitter to complain.

  • Onboard United's Inaugural 787 Dreamliner Flight Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    United Airlines on Sunday inaugurated passenger service of the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. A first look at the aircraft's cool features.

  • United to Launch First 787 Dreamliner Flights Sunday Saturday, 3 Nov 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    United Airlines inaugurates passenger service of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Sunday, after repeated delivery delays. I'll be onboard to bring you real-time updates and photos.

  • With power still out and phone service sketchy after Hurricane Sandy, travelers are turning to the web in hopes of booking a New York room.

  • Fixing US Air Travel  Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 2:25 PM ET

    Marion Blakey, Aerospace Industries Association President & CEO, offers insight on the state of U.S. airports and their radar systems.

  • American Launches New International Flights Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 12:13 PM ET

    American Airlines is launching new service from the U.S. to destinations in Asia, Europe and Latin America in 2013. Find out where.

  • LaGuardia Airport Remains Closed  Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 2:44 PM ET

    CNBC has confirmed that Delta is planning on resuming service to LGA. But Delta and other airlines, can't do so until the port authority and the FAA sign off on LGA being ready to handle flights, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.