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Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Delta said it will become the latest carrier to change its frequent-flier program to a system based on ticket price rather than miles.
Feb 26- Delta Air Lines Inc said on Wednesday it would make a major change to its frequent-flier program, basing the number of miles earned toward free flights on how much customers spend rather than the distance traveled. Atlanta- based Delta said the new program would favor "frequent business travelers" and leisure fliers who buy tickets at higher fares.
Delta Air Lines said it would make a major change to its frequent flier program, based on how much customers spend rather than the distance traveled.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Even with 100,000 flights canceled this winter and word of a new terror threat, airlines are headed for sunny skies, analysts forecast.
CHICAGO, Feb 19- Sick of hearing Americans complain about the winter weather? Because the corporate kvetching has only just begun.
Travel was tied up from Atlanta to Canada as yet another storm with wet, heavy snow hit the United States.
The FCC's deadline for public comment on permitting voice calls on planes is Friday. Many international carriers already allow it.
Feb 10- Southwest Airlines is looking for opportunities to add service in markets where other merged carriers have scaled back, the budget carrier's Chairman and Chief Executive Gary Kelly said on Monday.
LaGuardia Airport is on track for a $3.6 billion overhaul that should remove it from a number of travelers' "most-hated" lists.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Severe weather in the Northeast and Midwest led to flight cancellations, highway closures, train delays and power outages.
Airlines charges for everything ranging from booking a trip by phone to checking a bag are on the rise. USAToday reports.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey told four airlines to give a $1 an hour raise to workers who made less than $9 an hour.
The sector was weighed down Friday by Kansas City Southern, down 15 percent after the railroad's quarterly earnings missed Wall Street expectations, but other components also slumped, making the move lower more convincing.
Discussing the tough day for transports, including the airlines which have been outperforming the S&P 500 since the beginning of the year, with Ray Neidi, Nexa Capital aviation industry consultant.
Friday's midday movers:
LONDON, Jan 22- When Delta Air Lines announced it was buying the Trainer oil refinery from Phillips 66, in April 2012, the U.S. carrier hailed the transaction as "an innovative approach to managing our largest expense". The refinery remained in the red in 2013, reporting a loss of $116 million.