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  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on "Airlines for America's" spring travel forecast. One million people are expected to fly to U.S. airlines every day throughout the end of April.

  • Carry-on crackdown: United enforces bag size limit Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 7:35 AM ET
    United Airlines boarding lanes at San Francisco International Airport.

    United Airlines is getting tough on oversized carry-on bags, even sending some of travelers back to check their luggage for a fee.

  • US airlines expecting big spring rebound Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 11:04 PM ET
    De-icing equipment and snow moving equipment operate outside the Central Terminal at LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York

    A brutal winter for U.S. airlines is finally expected to warm up and deliver record passenger levels this spring according to the latest forecast.

  • Theme parks 'out of reach' for some families Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 12:59 PM ET
    The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

    With admission to some amusement parks hovering around $100 per person, some families are considering other options.

  • Steve Ciobo, Parliamentary Secretary to the Australian Treasurer, says the Australian government is attempting to level the playing field for its struggling flag carrier Qantas, by amending the Sales Act.

  • Tour pros hopeful U.S. may ease Cuba travel rules Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 4:12 PM ET
    Members of Metamovements Latin Dance perform at a panel featuring John McAuliff of the Fund for  Reconciliation and Development, Ray McGrath of the State Department and Yves Marceau of Road Scholar.

    About half a million Americans legally travel to Cuba every year, and tour professionals are hopeful that policies may change to allow more.

  • Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman & CEO, discusses how FAA rules and the winter weather have impacted the airline industry. "This cumulative effect of the weather the first quarter is going to have a big effect on profitability," Bethune says.

  • Why was Airbus the 'better choice' for JAL?     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Norikazu Saito, Japan Airlines' managing executive officer of finance & accounting, speaks to CNBC's Kaori Enjoji about the airline's decision to work with Airbus and possibility of raising wages.

  • United's 'bad weather' excuse     Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    United Airlines is blaming the bad weather on a quadrupling of cancellations last month. CNBC's Phil Lebeau reports United has cancelled more than 22,500 flights this year.

  • A look at Australia's aviation sector     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 10:23 PM ET

    Fall in earnings in both Australian airlines Qantas and Virgin reveal challenges in the country's aviation sector, says Oliver Lamb, Managing Director at Pacific Aviation Consulting.

  • New Delta mileage plan may end 'travel hacking' Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 4:08 PM ET

    Frequent fliers who try to accumulate the most airline points while spending little money, may soon have to figure out a new way to game the system.

  • Airline sector flying high     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 8:57 AM ET

    Patrick Kaser, Brandywine Global, discusses why airline stocks are up more than 20 percent so far this year, as the industry becomes the S&P 500's top performer.

  • American Airlines drops bereavement fares Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:26 AM ET

    American Airlines has ended its policy of extending special fares to passengers who must book a last-minute flight because of a relative's death.

  • Delta bids for the lucrative business traveler     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down Delta Airlines big policy change to reward frequent flyer miles based on ticket price rather than distance traveled.

  • Focus on rewarding higher spending traveler: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 3:20 PM ET

    Delta will now award its SkyMiles miles based on ticket price instead of distance traveled. Ben Mutzabaugh, USA Today, and Joe DeNardi, Stifel Nicolaus, discuss what this means for the stock and the consumer.

  • Delta changes frequent flyer points rule     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 2:25 PM ET

    Delta's frequent flyer miles will soon be based on the money the customer spent on the ticket, not the miles traveled. CNBC's Phil LeBeau says this is "all about the high margin business class travel."

  • Delta: No more miles! Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    Ground crew personnel service Delta planes at the Salt Lake City international Airport on November 27, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

    Delta said it will become the latest carrier to change its frequent-flier program to a system based on ticket price rather than miles.

  • Hot stock to perk up your portfolio     Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 8:55 AM ET

    Martin Sass, CEO & Chairman of MD Sass, shares his top equity picks in health care, airlines and television broadcasting.

  • Airlines bottom lines' point to sunnier days Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 5:08 PM ET

    Even with 100,000 flights canceled this winter and word of a new terror threat, airlines are headed for sunny skies, analysts forecast.

  • DHS advises airlines of new security threat     Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    NBC's Pete Williams reports airlines have been notified to pay extra attention to explosives in the shoes of travelers from overseas to U.S flights.