Ben Moores, senior commercial aircraft market analyst at IHS, says the low cost carrier model is not working in an era of high oil prices, while long haul airlines are facing competition from government-backed companies.» Read More
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.
After American Airlines severed ties with Orbitz over a pricing dispute, Daniel Kurnos, Benchmark Company senior analyst, and Mike Miller, Miller Air Group president, discuss if airlines are being held hostage by travel companies.
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.
American and US Airways are pulling fares from Orbitz. It's time to rethink how you search for airfare.
The Dublin-based company hopes having a business class will allow it to capture three-fourths of all work travel between in its two biggest markets.
This is a huge loss for Orbitz, says Henry Harteveldt, Atmosphere Research, sharing his thoughts on American Airlines pulling its airfare listings from the travel site.
Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, likes Air China but warns of risks from its H-shares, which are trading at a premium over A-shares.
Despite growth in their underlying businesses, Chinese airlines suffered losses in the first quarter due to steep depreciation in the yuan, says Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities.
American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz after they were unable to reach agreement on a long-term contract.
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.
When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane. `
Oliver Lamb, managing director at Ailevon Pacific Aviation Consulting, discusses Air China ahead of the group's earnings and says that the airline is facing a "perfect storm" right now.
Patee Sarasin, CEO of Nok Air, says Thailand's political unrest and an oversupply in capacity have affected the airline's performance this year.
Vaughn Cordle, Founding Partner & Chief Analyst at Lonosphere Capital, describes how U.S. carriers overcome a painful restructuring to become the most profitable airlines in the world.
Jonathan Galaviz, Partner at Global Market Advisors, says Asian airlines should expand in a financially sound way and discusses growing competition from Middle Eastern carriers.
Ahead of a raft of earnings this week, CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar takes a look at the challenges weighing on the bottomlines of Asian carriers.
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.
The real headache for many travelers is a quickly-growing list of hotel surcharges, even for items they never use.
Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research at Credit Suisse, discusses the factors that are shaping the disparity in airlines' growth in the U.S., Asia and Europe.
Love Cloud Vegas is an airline where people pay to go airborne so they can join the Mile High Club.