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ATLANTA/ WASHINGTON, Nov 13- Consumer advocates worry the decision to green-light another big airline merger will mean higher prices before long, even though upstart airlines will get more access to busy airports near Washington D.C. and New York as part of the deal.
Sept 20- Allegiant Travel Co, a low-cost carrier that provides service to leisure destinations, is grounding as many as 30 of its planes, or roughly half of its fleet, to inspect emergency exit slides to comply with safety guidelines.
Sept 20- Allegiant Travel Co, a low-cost carrier that provides service to leisure destinations, is grounding as many as 30 of its aircraft, or roughly half of its fleet, to inspect emergency evacuation slides in response to an FAA request for information.
Sept 20- Allegiant Travel Co, a low-cost carrier that provides service to leisure destinations, on Friday said it would ground as many as 30 of its planes, or roughly half of its fleet, to inspect slides over the next few days. The MD-80 was made by McDonnell Douglas, which Boeing Co acquired in 1997..
CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks with Andrew Levy, Allegiant Travel Company president, about the company's successful business model.
As airlines ramp up fees for checked and carry-on bags, more hotels are offering items to borrow, rent or take for free. That lets travelers pack light, but still have everything.
Airfares will still be advertised inclusive of mandatory taxes and fees, after the Supreme Court refused a challenge by three airlines. But optional add-on services often leave fliers unable to compare the total price of a ticket.
With an American-US Airways merger formally announced, here's what travelers can anticipate in terms of airfares, frequent-flier miles and destinations.
American and US Airways are close to a merger decision. Here's what frequent-fliers need to know should it go through.
Add-on airline fees are getting pricier and changing frequently, making comparison shopping difficult.
As airlines offer more add-on services, comparison-shopping for cheap fares is getting harder. Now the government is wading in and may change how airlines charge and display fees to everyone in 2013.
Some airlines are beginning to offer higher-quality and healthier meal options, according to a new survey ranking North American airlines. Where does your preferred airline rank?
United Continental Holdings Inc.' s profit tumbled to $6 million after earning $653 million in the same quarter last year, and the results fell short of Wall Street's expectations.
Oct 5- Allegiant Travel Co:. *Q3 load factor 90.1% versus 92.2%. *Says September load factor 84.8% versus 90.1% last September.
Purchasing an airline ticket means you agree to the terms of the airline's "contract of carriage." But many travelers don't realize these contracts are written in the airline's favor, limiting your rights when something goes wrong.
Top stock picker, Hunter Keay of Wofle Trahan tells us 3 airlines stocks appear poised to benefit from a massive sea change underway in the industry.
A new survey reveals which U.S. airlines to fly if you're looking to land a rich sugar daddy or sugar mama. Really.
More airlines are hoping to discourage passengers from bringing oversize carry-on bags to the gate by adding fees. Is your favorite airline next?
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Airlines and airplane manufacturers are retrofitting older planes with bins that can hold roll-aboard bags, or purchasing aircrafts with bigger bins.