• CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the backlash on the proposed lifting of cell phone bans on flights has already begun.

  • Peter DeFazio, (D-OR), explains why he is backing a ban on in-flight calls on commercial flights. The cellphone industry has been fighting me on this for years, says DeFazio.

  • Cessna's deal with Wheels     Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 6:48 AM ET

    Scott Ernest, Cessna chairman & CEO, and Kenny Dichter, Wheels Up founder & CEO, discuss their partnership which will add up to 150 jets to Cessna's fleet by 2020, as demand for private jets increases.

  • Debate on in-flight phone calls grows louder Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 5:11 PM ET

    The Department of Transportation said it will consider a ban on in-flight phone calls as part of its consumer protection.

  • CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight into a few transportation stories, including IATA forecasting airlines will make $19.7 billion in 2014, and the FCC hearing on cell phone usage on planes.

  • Tesla's Musk speaks out on battery production     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 11:47 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Tesla's Elon Musk is speaking at a Dell conference about Model S manufacture rates and the need for better battery production.

  • The Department of Transportation released its October airline review. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the best and worst performers in the airlines industry.

  • Phones on planes     Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 6:20 AM ET

    Kevin Rogers, AeroMobile CEO, shares his thoughts on why the FCC should change existing regulations and allow passengers access to voice, texting and mobile data in flight.

  • Credit Suisse: Bullish on dry bunk shipping     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 10:03 PM ET

    Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research at Credit Suisse, explains why he has an 'underperform' rating on China COSCO and his top calls on dry bulk shipping.

  • Relax at O'Hare Airport? Now that's a stretch Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 3:27 PM ET
    Yoga room at Chicago O'Hare International Airport

    Chicago O'Hare International took a decidedly Zen turn today with the opening of a yoga room in Terminal 3, adjacent to the indoor urban garden.

  • Pilots tried to fix doomed Asiana jet before crash Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 9:17 AM ET
    A burned Boeing Co. 777, operated by Asiana Airlines Inc., sits on the runway after it crashed landed at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, California on July 6, 2013.

    Pilots of an Asiana Airlines plane that crash-landed in San Francisco in July tried to correct it in the final seconds before impact.

  • Flight delays pile up amid snowstorms     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the state of flight cancellations in Dallas, Texas. LeBeau also provides insight on the merger between American and U.S. Airways.

  • New rules for senior drivers     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight on news the merger between American and U.S. Airways has completed, as well as new rules for senior drivers.

  • New American now faces the real test: Making money Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 11:28 AM ET
    Douglas Parker, chairman and CEO of American Airlines

    And let's be clear. Investors don't expect the airline to be simply profitable, but very profitable.

  • In an exclusive CNBC interview, Donald Carty, Virgin America chairman, discusses the "super" merger between American and U.S. Airways. "The airline industry is going to be healthier as a consequence," Carty says.

  • The new American Airlines     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    Robert McAdoo, Imperial Capital airline analyst, discusses the integration of U.S. Air and American merger, and how it might impact ticket prices.

  • Nasdaq on winning over companies     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:42 AM ET

    Bob McCooey, Nasdaq SVP, discusses details of the American and U.S. Airways merger, and the compelling "value proposition" Nasdaq provides for companies looking to go public.

  • Winter storm Dion inflicts travel conundrum     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore reports on the "overachieving" winter system that is causing travel problems throughout the Northeast.

  • American: World's largest airline     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the merger between American Airlines and U.S. Airways has officially closed making the "new" American the largest airline in the world.

  • Cramer: AAL merger is good for the consumer     Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 9:05 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the close of the U.S. Air and American merger creating the world's largest airline and what it means for investors. Also, a United passenger has an unfortunate experience.