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Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor Share Advisor explains why a change of management is necessary for Qantas to turnaround its fortunes.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the strong year for the airline sector and details what factors lead to rising earnings expectations across the board.
The price to board an airliner in the United States has risen for the fourth straight year, making it increasingly expensive to fly almost anywhere.
More than 688 junior flight attendants at the carrier will get furlough notices in April.
The documentary "Blackfish" has inspired more than two dozen petitions calling for changes at SeaWorld animal theme parks.
U.S. business travel spending is expected to increase this year, led by more investment in trips to Western Europe.
Japan Airlines said a maintenance crew at Narita Airport discovered smoke coming from the main battery of one of its Boeing 787 jets.
Federal officials are investigating why a Southwest jet carrying 124 passengers landed at the wrong airport near Branson, Missouri.
Alcoa is paying $384 million to settle a bribery scandal in the Middle East. Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial founder & CEO, and John Spallanzani GFI Group director, debate the play on Alcoa. Kilburg says there is too much inventory in the aluminum space for the stock to gain.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the recent severe winter weather has caused havoc in the airline industry and has triggered thousands of flight delays and cancellations.
The massive flight delays and cancellations this month due to the winter storms and then the bitter cold have cost the airlines and passengers $1.4 billion, according to masFlight.
I think what JetBlue did was the right thing, says Michael Boyd, The Boyd Group chairman, discussing how the historic cold snap lead to the airline industry's decision to ground planes. You can't really prepare for this because it really is a one off, Boyd points out.
The recent deep-freeze grounded flights and caused cancellations and delays across the country costing airlines and passengers about $1.4 billion, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Despite any public trash-talking, Expedia knows which fans really think their team is going all the way this year.
According to FlightAware, more than 12,000 flights have been cancelled over the last 4 days. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago on the flight cancellation rate.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how the freezing winter weather is affecting the airlines. 12,243 flights have been cancelled over the last 4 days according to FlightAware.
John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, says long-haul flights still remain difficult for low-cost carriers to do successfully.
Boeing and Flydubai announced an order for 75 737 MAX 8s and 11 Next-Generation 737-800s, in a deal valued at $8.8 billion.
A "rat-a-tat, one after another" series of storms has left stranded travelers with few options unless they rebook early.
JetBlue is reducing operations at JFK, LGA, Newark and Boston. Helane Becker, Cowen Securities airline analyst, provides insight on the new regulations for pilots, and how bad weather is impacting airlines.