Delta Air Lines Inc


  • Lincoln Airport exec says morning crush has eased Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 6:57 AM ET

    LINCOLN, Neb.— The morning rush at Lincoln's airport has eased, thanks to efforts by airport officials to get the recent crush of morning passengers through ticket and security gates. Airport officials have worked with Delta Air Lines and the Transportation Security Agency to solve problems that began when another flight to Atlanta was added to the airport's...

  • Dec 23- American Airlines Group Inc said Tuesday that it plans to pay flight attendants an additional four percentage points on top of raises already averaging 10 percent, thanks to profits that have strengthened as oil prices have collapsed. Unions have called on Parker to tie employee compensation to the company's performance, but Parker has opposed...

  • American offers 4 percent raise to its employees Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 2:46 PM ET

    American Airlines CEO Doug Parker is rewarding employees who have already reached new labor agreements with the company with an extra 4 percent raise. The raise, which is added to employee's base salaries, will also go to all managers below the level of director. American notes that if pilots accept their offer, their salaries would be 7 percent higher than...

  • Prosecutor: Guns were smuggled aboard US airliners Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 7:07 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A brazen scheme in which guns— even an AK-47 rifle— were taken onto passenger jets for years in carry-on luggage was described by a Brooklyn prosecutor Tuesday as a terrorism threat that should cause the airline industry to end the practice of letting some workers enter airports without security screening. Thompson's comment came as he described a...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 23- Some major U.S. airlines including Delta and Southwest are rushing to finance losing bets on oil and revamp fuel hedges as tumbling crude prices leave them with billions of dollars in losses, according to people familiar with the hedging schemes. But now, carriers such as Delta Air Lines and even Southwest Airlines, known for a successful hedging...

  • Midday movers: Facebook, Chevron, Tesco & more Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 12:46 PM ET

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  • Airbus CEO: 'We will be number one' Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    Fabrice Brégier, President and CEO of Airbus, has told CNBC his company would take the bragging rights on aircraft deliveries.

  • US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles Sunday, 21 Dec 2014 | 11:13 AM ET

    American businesses have begun imagining ways to capitalize on last week's announcement that the United States will restore diplomatic ties with Cuba and ease curbs on trade with one of the last surviving Communist regimes. Their more ambitious plans would require that Congress lift the U.S. embargo on most exports to Cuba. All that said, Cuba experts have a...

  • Correction: Cuba-Travel story Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— NEW YORK— In a story Dec. 17 about travel to Cuba, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of Americans who were authorized to travel to Cuba last year. US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism. NEW YORK— Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists.

  • Questions and answers about traveling to Cuba Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    While the U.S. plans to restore diplomatic ties with the Caribbean island nation, globe-trotting tourists won't be able to hop on a plane to Havana anytime soon. Still, travel companies are salivating at the chance to set up shop in Cuba. Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International and the Carnival Corp. all expressed interest this...

  • Airlines cued up for Cuba: Former airline CEO Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 12:02 PM ET
    Robert Crandall

    If the Cuba embargo is lifted, former American Airlines CEO Bob Crandall sees frequent flights to the island by several carriers.

  • US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:11 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists. President Barack Obama's announcement Wednesday of plans to re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba doesn't suddenly lift the ban on U.S. tourism. "Cuba is the largest country in the Caribbean, so there's some exciting possibilities," said Roger Frizzell, spokesman for Carnival Corp. He said "some...

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Glitch allowed access to others' boarding passes Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 3:51 PM ET
    A Delta Airlines customer checks his baggage before a flight at San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

    A few tweaks to the URL of a Delta boarding pass online allowed passengers to look up others' flight plans and sensitive information.

  • Midday movers: Chevron, Crocs, JetBlue & more Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 2:25 PM ET

    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Cheap oil: A win for airline passengers or stocks? Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    Americans probably haven't noticed much of a change in airline-ticket prices since oil began to plummet. They shouldn't hold their breath.

  • Dec 15- American Airlines Chief Executive Doug Parker said airlines should stop sharing profits with employees and improve wages instead, despite persistent pressure from his own workers to link part of their pay to the company's performance. Competitors Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines still tout the millions of dollars they give to...

  • Last-minute gifts for travelers on the go Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    While you may not get a plane ticket or first-class seats, there are some alternative travel-related gifts that family and friends may like.

  • America's real hunger game: 50 million in crisis Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 10:45 AM ET

    Nearly 1 in 6 Americans go hungry. Most at risk: children and the elderly. Companies are rushing to help during the holidays.

  • Midday movers: Delta Air Lines, Exxon Mobil & more Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers: