• Jetstar Japan to launch HK-Osaka flight services  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 8:35 PM ET

    Miyuki Suzuki, CEO of Jetstar Japan, says an exponential increase in demand from Hong Kong prompted the budget carrier to launch the service and passengers can expect air fares to be 50 percent cheaper than full service airlines.

  • 'Trapped on tarmac' delays hit record low Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 4:04 PM ET

    In 2014 only 30 domestic flights experienced tarmac delays longer than three hours down from 84 in 2013, NBCNews reports.

  • Don't miss these rewards programs  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 3:15 PM ET

    Billions of consumers belong to rewards programs. These are the most worthwhile.

  • Hackers breach Delta Air Lines Facebook Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 2:23 PM ET

    Delta Air Lines' Facebook account was hacked on Wednesday afternoon, the company confirmed to CNBC.

  • Fly JetBlue? Buy your peanuts with Apple Pay Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 10:19 AM ET
    Jet Blue is the first airline to accept Apple Pay aboard flights.

    Passengers on JetBlue flights can now buy food, beverages and amenities with from crew's iPad Minis, USAToday reports.

  • Flight diverted to Chicago due to overworked pilot Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 9:32 AM ET
    An American Airlines jet is prepared for a flight at O'Hare Airport.

    A flight had to make a pit-stop because one of its crew was going to go over his allowable work time, forcing passengers to do a sleepover in Chicago.

  • SIA still has tough times ahead: Analyst  Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 10:24 PM ET

    Mohshin Aziz, aviation analyst at Maybank Investment Bank, says the below-view third-quarter results and cautious statement from the management suggest that the outlook for the carrier remains challenging.

  • Low oil a boom for private jet business? Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 8:47 AM ET
    Gulfstream G650

    The broadly lower cost per barrel could present a new business opportunity for the world's largest private jet company.

  • Singapore Airlines faces balancing act: DBS  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 8:40 PM ET

    Paul Yong, Vice President of Equity Research (Transport and Industrials) at DBS, says Singapore Airlines must tread carefully with its new premium economy seats.

  • When will airline ticket prices fall? Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 12:29 PM ET
    An American Airlines aircraft takes off form a runway at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Jan. 15, 2015, in Grapevine, Texas.

    As the price of oil declines, consumer advocates urge major U.S. airlines to lower ticket prices, NBCNews reports.

  • Air safety in focus again after Transasia crash  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 7:41 PM ET

    Thomas Anthony, Director of the Aviation Safety and Security Program at the University of Southern California, discusses the aviation market's shortcomings in air safety.

  • Airlines flying high: Analysts debate  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 3:13 PM ET

    Savi Syth, Raymond James analyst, discusses how Brent positively impacts the profitability of airlines. Jack Mohr, TheStreet.com analyst, isn't as optimistic on the sector.

  • Taiwan jet with 58 on board crashes into river  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 12:26 AM ET

    A TransAsia Airways flight carrying 58 passengers has reportedly crashed into a river in Taiwan. CNBC's Samantha Loring reports.

  • Ryanair profit takes off  Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 4:40 AM ET

    John Strickland, director at JLS Consulting, says that Ryanair's new strategic approach is clearly working, given its strong Q3 results.

  • JetBlue Airways profit beats on cheaper fuel Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:42 AM ET
    Customers check in at the JetBlue counter at John F. Kennedy Airport

    JetBlue Airways reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it benefitted from lower fuel prices and flew more passengers.

  • MH370 declared 'an accident', clears way for claims Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 5:33 AM ET
    New satellite map of MH370 search area.

    Malaysia's Civil Aviation Authority has officially declared the MH370 crash an accident, allowing efforts to proceed with compensation claims.

  • How airlines respond to Twitter threats Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:48 AM ET
    File photo of American Airlines planes

    At least 16 times in the past four days, a bomb threat on Twitter disrupted travel and frustrated airlines, according to USA Today.

  • Dubai Airport takes crown from Heathrow: CEO  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 11:40 AM ET

    Heathrow has been dethroned by Dubai International as the busiest international air hub. Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, says that "long term vision" is the key to Dubai's city growth and therefore its air traffic.

  • Aer Lingus board backs $1.5B IAG offer Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 11:39 AM ET
    An airliner comes in to land at Heathrow Airport in London, Aug. 11, 2014.

    Board of Irish airline recommends raised 1.36 billion euro takeover offer from the owner of British Airways.

  • Airlines got ahead of storm: FlightAware CEO  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 7:14 AM ET

    Daniel Baker, FlightAware CEO, discusses the latest travel implications of the winter storm that hit the Northeast.