• Lufthansa expected to make a big order for jets Saturday, 14 Sep 2013 | 10:55 AM ET

    Lufthansa is close to placing an order, split between Airbus and Boeing, for dozens of long-haul jets, two people familiar with the matter said.

  • United Airlines ticket snafu     Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    For 15 minutes on Thursday, passengers making reservations on the United Airlines' website saw some unusual activity, NBC's Kerry Sanders explains.

  • David Neeleman, JetBlue founder & former CEO, provides his perspective on the airline industry and the outlook on emerging market travel.

  • JetBlue delays flights due to computer issues Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 9:59 AM ET
    File photo: A Customer Service agent helps a passenger at the check-in counter for JetBlue Airways Corporation at Long Beach Airport (LGB) in Long Beach, California

    JetBlue is delaying flights due to system-wide computer problems, the discount carrier said Friday.

  • Would you board Flight 666 to HEL on Friday 13th? Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 9:53 AM ET

    Would you board Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th?

  • Flying for (almost) free: United's big fare goof Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 9:25 AM ET
    United Airlines boarding lanes at San Francisco International Airport.

    For a little while on Thursday, United Airlines was giving away airplane tickets for free, or close to it.

  • Faster in-flight internet?     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 2:45 PM ET

    Airplane internet could get a whole lot faster, CNBC's Jane Wells reports. Gogo will launch a new service on Virgin America next year, claiming it will make internet connections 20 times faster.

  • In-flight Internet gaining speed     Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    The Internet you use on your next plane ride is about to get a whole lot faster, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Why Ryanair may have little to worry about     Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Stephen Furlong, senior equity analyst at Davy Research, explains that despite warning on guidance, Ryanair remains confident of its cash flow generation power.

  • March too late for AMR/US Airways merger trial: Judge Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 12:13 PM ET

    A federal judge said on Friday that a trial in the U.S. government effort to block an American Airlines merger with U.S. Airways should take place before March, the date sought by the Justice Department.

  • 'Glass bottom jet' and other in-flight innovations Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:26 AM ET
    American Airlines entertainment system on new 777-300ER adds features that make it more like a smartphone or tablet.

    This year's finalists for best innovations for fliers include a dual-screen in-flight entertainment system for multitaskers and a "glass bottom jet" app.

  • Trial date set for AMR/US Airways merger     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    A judge has set a tentative trial date of November 25th for the merger challenge of AMR and U.S. Airways, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Judge likely to approve AMR bankruptcy exit plan Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 1:59 PM ET

    A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday hinted he would approve AMR's bankruptcy exit plan despite the government's challenge to its main component: AMR's planned megamerger with US Airways.

  • US, two airlines say open to settling merger fight Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    American Airlines, US Airways, and the U.S. said they were open to settling a fight over whether the airlines should be allowed to merge.

  • High-flying airline deal headed to court     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 6:43 AM ET

    American Airlines and U.S. Airways are taking the Justice Department to court to contest a lawsuit against their merger. Kevin Starke, CRT Capital Group analyst, provides a legal perspective on the case.

  • Why T. Rowe Price had to ban AA traders Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    American Airlines at JFK International Airport.

    The move to terminate the trading rights of 1,300 American Airline employees is actually a sign that T. Rowe Price is looking out for customers.

  • FDNY sparks inspiration at JetBlue     Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    David Barger, JetBlue Airways CEO and president, discusses ways he is looking at to motivate employees and strengthen corporate culture, and growing competition in the airline space.

  • T. Rowe Price in a surprising fund trading ban Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 7:27 AM ET

    T. Rowe Price Group has permanently banned about 1,300 American Airlines employees from trading among its funds in their 401(k) retirement plans.

  • How to use those confusing frequent-flier miles Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 7:49 PM ET

    Frequent-flier programs are full of confusing rules and regulations that can make trying to redeem them overwhelming, but these tips will help you before cashing in and flying out.

  • American Airlines trainee found on 'no-fly' list Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 1:23 PM ET
    Patrick Cau, flight attendant trainee

    A flight attendant trainee for American Airlines has been fired after the airline discovered he is on the government's "no-fly" list for making several bomb threats against United Airlines.