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  • Smoke seen coming from Boeing 787 battery: Japan Air Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 12:15 PM ET
    Boeing headquarters in Chicago.

    Japan Airlines said a maintenance crew at Narita Airport discovered smoke coming from the main battery of one of its Boeing 787 jets.

  • 'I'm sorry to tell you we landed at the wrong airport' Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 12:13 PM ET
    The Southwest plane was supposed to land at the nearby Branson Airport on Sunday evening, but instead landed at Clark Airport, also known as Taney County Airport, which has a much shorter runway than at Branson, about 7 miles away.

    Federal officials are investigating why a Southwest jet carrying 124 passengers landed at the wrong airport near Branson, Missouri.

  • Alcoa is about to get crushed: Kilburg   Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 3:20 PM ET
    Alcoa is about to get crushed: Kilburg

    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.

  • Deep freeze impact on airlines   Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 10:11 AM ET
    Deep freeze impact on airlines

    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.

  • Here's what your flight delay cost you this week Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 8:56 AM ET
    Travelers wait in line to check-in for flights at O'Hare International Airport.

    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.

  • Airlines 'let the weather win'   Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 7:07 AM ET
    Airlines 'let the weather win'

    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.

  • Polar vortex snarls air travel   Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 7:02 AM ET
    Polar vortex snarls air travel

    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.

  • These NFL teams' fans have Super Bowl faith Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:25 PM ET
    Fans of the Seattle Seahawks, one of the possibilities for this year's Super Bowl.

    Despite any public trash-talking, Expedia knows which fans really think their team is going all the way this year.

  • Flight cancellations impact   Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:01 PM ET
    Flight cancellations

    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.

  • Cold weather crippling flights nationwide   Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 11:07 AM ET
    Cold weather crippling flights nationwide

    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.

  • Long-haul flights still a challenge for low-cost carriers: Pro

    John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, says long-haul flights still remain difficult for low-cost carriers to do successfully.

  • Boeing, Flydubai announce order worth $8.8 billion

    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.

  • Thousands stranded by series of storms Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 2:45 PM ET
    Thousands of people with delayed or canceled flights waiting in the customer service line at O'Hare.

    A "rat-a-tat, one after another" series of storms has left stranded travelers with few options unless they rebook early.

  • JetBlue halts NYC, Boston & NJ flights   Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 2:05 PM ET
    JetBlue halts NYC, Boston & NJ flights

    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.

  • JetBlue reducing operations at some airports   Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 2:00 PM ET
    JetBlue reducing operations at some airports

    New England cable news' Peter Howe reports from Boston's Logan Airport where weather is impacting travel plans. JetBlue is reducing operations at JFK, LGA, Newark and Boston.

  • Own airlines despite weather trouble: Trader   Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 12:31 PM ET
    Own airlines despite weather trouble: Trader

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports flight cancellations due to winter storms will cost the airlines last minute bookings. The FMHR traders provide perspective.

  • Winter travel mess: Mass flight cancellations   Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 11:17 AM ET
    Winter travel mess: Mass flight cancellations

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports how bad weather conditions and record cold temperatures are causing travel nightmares for travelers in the upper Midwest and across the country. JetBlue has canceled 48 percent of its flights today.

  • Frigid temperatures snarl air traffic   Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 7:05 AM ET
    Frigid temperatures snarl air traffic

    The record cold weather is causing a number of problems for the airline industry, including several accidents, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Winter storm snarls air travel   Friday, 3 Jan 2014 | 8:05 AM ET
    Winter storm snarls air travel

    Rob Maruster, JetBlue COO, has the update on airline travel as thousands of flights are cancelled due to the major winter storm sweeping the Midwest and East Coast. We have a 100 percent schedule reduction for all of New England, says Maruster.

  • Customer scores $88 flight to Hawaii   Friday, 27 Dec 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    Customer scores $88 flight to Hawaii

    NBC's Kerry Sanders reports Delta's glitch of cheap flight tickets was amplified by social media.