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  • Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:16 AM ET

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia— Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.

  • Obama holiday hobnobbing may snarl air traffic Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    A Bombardier Learjet aircraft

    Obama's plans to visit high net worth backers during the Labor Day weekend will come with lots of East Coast no-fly warnings.

  • Frontier adds flights from Cincinnati-area airport Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    CINCINNATI— Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines announced Thursday it is doubling its service from the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. Frontier will begin daily flights to Dallas-Fort Worth on Oct. 26, with multiday service also coming to Las Vegas; Phoenix; and Orlando and Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

  • 2015 Mustang goes global     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    Ford's Mustang is turning 50 this year and going global for the first time. Ford President of the Americas Joe Hinrichs, discusses the success of Ford's iconic brand, and the 2015 Mustang.

  • Qantas posts record full-year loss; Shares jump Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:30 PM ET

    Struggling Australian airline Qantas posted a FY14 statutory loss after tax of A$2.84 billion on Thursday, the deepest loss in its history as a public company.

  • In flight: To recline or not?     Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 2:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Amanda Drury round up the tweets of those who were asked what they would do if someone asked them to "un-recline" their seat on a flight. NYT correspondent Josh Barro, shares his opinions.

  • FRANKFURT, Aug 27- U.S. car service Uber is planning an aggressive expansion in Germany despite a backlash from cities such as Berlin and Hamburg, which have questioned its right to operate in highly regulated markets dominated by traditional taxis. Currently, Uber operates in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Frankfurt and Duesseldorf.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 27- Nutanix, which builds data infrastructures for companies, said on Wednesday it raised $140 million in another funding round, which valued the company at $2 billion. A spokeswoman for Wellington declined to comment.

  • CORRECTED-Berlin bans car service Uber Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    BERLIN, Aug 14- Berlin has banned car service Uber, which allows users to summon a ride on their smartphone, for not offering drivers and vehicles licensed to carry passengers, or full insurance cover, the German capital said.

  • Uber eyes aggressive expansion in Germany despite bans Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 5:05 AM ET

    FRANKFURT, Aug 27- U.S. car service Uber is planning an aggressive expansion in Germany despite a backlash from cities like Berlin and Hamburg, which have questioned its right to operate in highly regulated markets dominated by traditional taxis.

  • Jet diverted as passengers fight over legroom     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 9:50 AM ET

    A United plane flying from Newark to Denver was diverted Sunday over a $22 gadget called the "Knee Defender." The Today show crew discusses the story.

  • Malaysia Airlines to cut about 25% of jobs: Source Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    The restructuring plan will include route cuts as well as the loss of up to 5,000 to 6,000 jobs, according to a source.

  • Politicians cheer Pittsburgh airport gas drilling Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 12:10 PM ET

    IMPERIAL, Pa.— The start of natural gas drilling near the Pittsburgh International Airport was cheered Monday by Pennsylvania politicians from both parties. Tom Corbett, Democratic County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Republican U.S.

  • CAIRO/ BENGHAZI, Aug 25- Libya wants the international community to help protect its oilfields, airports and other state assets as it is too weak to stop armed groups fighting for control, its ambassador in Cairo said on Monday.

  • Toyota's most rugged Land Cruiser is back in Japan Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 4:57 AM ET

    TOKYO— Toyota Motor Corp. is bringing back the Land Cruiser 70 in Japan, catering to nostalgic demand for the rugged off-road vehicle that's favored for challenging terrains and as an aid agency vehicle in disaster zones.

  • United Airlines gets a tasteful upgrade     Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    United Airlines' Strawberry Fields salad is one of four new premium-cabin entrée salads on North America flights.

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy goes behind the scenes with United Airlines' executive chef as he upgrades the menu for first-class flyers.

  • American announces new fee     Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    American Airlines announced it will charge $150 for each minor between 12 and 14-years old who fly alone. Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau, share their opinions.

  • Airlines: Better food = more sales?     Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    United Airlines is revamping its food menu for first class travelers. Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau, discuss the likelihood of boosting sales for the airline.

  • United revamps first class meals     Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    United Airlines is upgrading the food for its premium customers. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports what the chef himself said about the change.

  • Boost coming to auto parts: Analyst     Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Michael Lasser, UBS, explains why the need for auto parts will increase, and which stocks will benefit.