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In a speech at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., US Airways CEO Doug Parker outlined why US Airways and American Airlines should merge.
Stocks recovered from their worst levels but still finished lower Wednesday in choppy trading, after minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest meeting offered no strong hints about more easing to prop up the sluggish economy.
U.S. stock index futures rose Wednesday, after stocks fell for four-consecutive sessions, as investors looked ahead to the minutes of the latest Fed meeting to find out how close the central bank was to delivering a third round of quantitative easing in addition to extending Operation Twist through to the end of 2012.
Delta Air Lines was named the top North American airline in a survey measuring online brand performance, with United and American following close behind in the second and third spots.
JetBlue frequent fliers can now earn miles when flying on Emirates to more than 120 destinations worldwide as part of a new reciprocal partnership between the two airlines.
Passengers flying some Southwest Airlines flights will have the option to watch live television programming on their Wi-Fi enabled devices.
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.
A new terminal is set to open Wednesday at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport, adding 14 new gates, easing congestion and enabling future growth.
More airlines are adding lie-flat seats in premium cabins, extra legroom seats in coach and enhancing Wi-Fi to attract higher spending road warriors.
Frontier Airlines announced more programming with variable pricing for its DirecTV service beginning July 1.
Take a look at some of Friday's morning movers:
Hawaiian Airlines has launched the only nonstop service from JFK to Honolulu, and began codesharing with JetBlue Airways to access the second largest market to Hawaii.
Stocks closed lower Thursday with all three major averages logging their worst May since 2010, driven by mounting concerns over the euro zone debt crisis in addition to worries over a slowing U.S. economy.
U.S. stock index futures pared their early Thursday following a pair of weak jobs data and after news the economy grew at a slower pace than expected.
JPMorgan suggests getting on board with the airlines, pronto. They say the group is about to take-off! But before you hop on, the Fast traders have a word of warning.
Airlines reserve a growing number of seats to passengers willing to pay for premium locations or hold them back for their best customers. But this often separates families. Road warriors can help out families this busy summer travel period.
"Everything is bigger in Texas," the saying goes. And now one can say "JetBlue is bigger in Texas," too. The airline launched service at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport Tuesday with three daily roundtrip flights to Boston.
After JetBlue posted results, rivals probably turned green with envy.
JetBlue profits rise on higher fares and traffic. Dave Barger, president & CEO of JetBlue Airways, weighs in on the numbers. JetBlue Airways reported Q1 EPS of $0.09 versus the estimated $0.08 per share.
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.