• Ray Neidl, senior equity analyst at Nexa Capital, talks about the AMR-US Airways restructuring plans and how the U.S. airlines sector would be impacted by the creation of a fourth airline.

  • Captive audience: Airline stand-up takes flight Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 1:57 PM ET
    Sir Richard Branson arriving at Edinburgh Airport in April to launch Virgin Atlantic's Little Red.

    To coincide with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, some Virgin Atlantic flights operated by Little Red will offer live entertainment by comedians.

  • UPS cargo plane crash     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest on the UPS cargo plane crash that happened early Wednesday morning in Alabama. The crash involved an Airbus A300-600 aircraft.

  • Airline merger hits turbulence     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    The U.S Airways and American airlines merger is in jeopardy after the Justice Department filed an anti-trust lawsuit against the plan. Tom Horne, Arizona Attorney General, explains why he is joining the DOJ to block the merger.

  • UPS flight 1354 crash update     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    NTSB investigators will arrive shortly at the crash scene of a UPS cargo plane which left two people dead. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest developments.

  • Justice department opposes airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the pending merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Tom Hoban, American Airlines pilot, discusses the affect it will have on workers and consumers.

  • US blocks airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the planned merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest.

  • UPS cargo plane crashes in Alabama     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:08 AM ET

    A UPS cargo plane with at least 2 people aboard crashed this morning outside of the airport in Birmingham, Alabama. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest developments.

  • Why AMR-US Air isn't too big to merge: Analyst Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 8:13 AM ET

    Countering allegations in a Justice Department lawsuit, an industry consultant says the proposed merger between US Airways and American Airlines would ultimately benefit consumers.

  • Government grounds airline merger     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 6:52 AM ET

    Michael Boyd, The Boyd Group chairman, discusses the impact of the Justice Department's decision to block the merger of AMR Corporation and U.S. Airways.

  • DOJ airline merger block     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    The DOJ has sued to block the merger between U.S. Airways and American Airlines, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau; and Joseph Alioto, Alioto law firm attorney, and Vaughn Cordle, Ionosphere Capital partner, discuss the impact this merger could have on the consumers.

  • The government has grounded a merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Bruce Schneider, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; John Briggs, Axinn Weltrop Harkrider; and CNBC's David Faber weigh in.

  • DOJ grounds US Airways, AMR merger     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on news of the DOJ grounding plans against a merger between U.S Airways and AMR Corporation. Seth Kaplin, Airline Weekly, weighs in.

  • US Air tanks as govt tries to block American deal Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 12:44 PM ET
    An American Airlines plane (left) and a USAirways jetliner at Dallas-Fort Worth.

    The U.S. Department of Justice will seek to block the merger of American Airlines and US Airways, saying it would "substantially lessen competition" for air travel.

  • Ford CEO Alan Mulally says he is not overly concerned about a pullback in China's growth; regulators want more information from auditors about their views on a company, and fares could rise if some airlines merger, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Ryanair CEO: Ryanair Pilot Group is a joke     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 2:20 AM ET

    Michael O'Leary, CEO of Ryanair, tells CNBC that the Ryanair Pilot Group safety claims is an attempt by the European pilots unions to desperately try and unionize in Ryanair.

  • Evert van Zwol, chairman of Ryanair Pilot Group, tells CNBC that Ryanair pilots are worried about stepping out in the open to talk about their safety concerns.

  • Gogo CEO on talks with airlines     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 1:26 PM ET

    Broadband in the sky? Digging into the business of Gogo, since its June 20th IPO, with the company's CEO Michael Small. "We think we'll see decisions from airlines within in the next 2 years," he says.

  • WheelTug: Saving airlines fuel and money     Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 6:41 AM ET

    Isaiah Cox, WheelTug CEO, explains how his new electric taxi system for commercial jets could save airlines up to $1.1 million per plane per year, and provide a greener future in travel.

  • Mark Zuckerberg is working behind the scenes on immigration issues; Google's Sergey Brin paid $330,000 for a lab burger, and a computer glitch caused nationwide airline delays last night, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.