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CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the monthly performance of the airline industry.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the monthly performance data for the airline industry.
American Airlines raised its outlook for passenger revenue per available seat mile. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses their return to profitability and consolidation in the industry.
Boeing said it had finalized an order for 150 777 X planes from Dubai's Emirates Airline in a deal valued at $56 billion at list prices.
Douglas McNeill, investment director at Charles Stanley, says the rise of the gulf carriers is the biggest threat to European airlines.
Ben Baldanza, Spirit Airlines president & CEO, discusses the state of air travel, Spirit's fee structure and competition in the space. Baldanza says Spirit's fee model helps save customers money.
Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.
New rules about electronics on inbound flights have sparked terror fears. Anthony Cordesman Center for Strategic and International Studies, provides perspective.
Standing-only sections could reduce airfare pricing 44 percent, new study finds. Yet, idea won't fly with the FAA and customers may not stand for it.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports a Russian airliner aborted landing in Barcelona to avoid crashing into another plane.
Andrea James, Dougherty and Company, is looking to invest in companies that design unmanned aircraft systems for the military.
Passengers on U.S.-bound flights from some overseas airports will have to turn on their electronic devices in order to board their flights.
Sub-orbital flight would give fliers the ability to fly from virtually any city on Earth to any other in two hours by 2020. GP reports.
Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman & CEO, discusses this weekend's potential travel disruptions from hurricane Arthur. Bethune also weighs in on recent airport security concerns.
K. Ajith, Research Analyst at UOB Kay Hian, says the government may have to take drastic action with Malaysia Airlines, such as privatizing the carrier in order to facilitate restructuring.
Jonathan Galaviz, Partner at Global Market Advisors, says China Eastern's move is in line with Beijing's view that the future growth of aviation lies with budget travelers.
The United States will increase security measures at overseas airports that have direct flights to the United States.
Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association president, discusses how airport congestion and infrastructure issues are discouraging overseas travelers from coming to the Unites States.
A Qantas Airbus A380 had to turn back to Los Angeles after a water leak flooded the aisles while 30,000 feet over the Pacific. NBC News reports.
Despite new airline rules allowing users to stay on their smartphones from takeoff to touchdown, only a small percent do. USA Today reports.