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Southwest, which dominates domestic air travel, is expanding internationally. A new reservations system and international terminal are part of the carrier's emerging, global presence.
It's the type of airline reservation no one likes to make. A family member or loved one is seriously ill or has passed away and you need to travel immediately. Some airlines offer discounts, though policies vary widely.
Could higher carry-on fees make travelers less likely to fly with Spirit Airlines? Ray Neidl, Maxim Group senior analyst and Hunter Keay, Wolfe Trahan senior analyst, share their perspectives.
Spirit Airlines is raising the fee for carry-on bags to $100 for some travelers, up from $45. Is this a strategy to encourage passengers to check bags, and reduce delays at airport security?
People Express Airlines is trying to launch service by the end of summer to several cities in the Northeast and Florida. The new start-up whose name is taken from the popular 1980s airline also is considering a public offering to secure additional funding.
Allegiant Airlines on Tuesday announced new service to Hawaii beginning this summer. The carrier begins flights to Honolulu from Las Vegas on June 29 and from Fresno on June 30. Airfares will start at $174 each way.
Allegiant Air will begin charging passengers for carry-on bags that don't fit underneath the seat beginning Wednesday. One item is still allowed in the cabin free of charge. But if it's too big for the underseat area and requires overhead bin space, the new $35 fee will apply.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
Triple-A projects an almost 2% increase in air travel over the Thanksgiving period compared to last year. But not airline stocks are created equal.
If you could purchase a ticket for your next flight for a relatively small sum, with the caveat that the cost could go up or down, based on oil prices, would you do it?
You don’t need us to tell you it’s been a wicked winter. With snow and ice storms blanketing half the nation, how should you play airlines?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Plus, Cramer tackles the possibility of interest rates reaching as high as 18%.
As big carriers deliver chronic delays, regional airlines may be the biggest beneficiaries this holiday season.