JetBlue is departing from its culture of everyone getting the same seat. "The customer base wants a more enhanced experience during transcontinental flights," explains JetBlue CEO Dave Barger. The company is launching new premium seating.
JetBlue and Delta are unveiling new first and business class seats, CNBC's Jane Wells reports.
Time Warner Cable and CBS just can't make a deal; JetBlue is adding premium seat options for certain transcontinental flights; and Google's Sergey Brin is funding a project to make test-tube meat. CNBC's John Carney and Bob Pisani, discuss.
Business travel is so important to the discount carrier that there will soon be "suites" available on some planes, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Low-cost carrier JetBlue plans to add premium seats to some of its plane; New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez will likely face suspension today from major league baseball; some banks are going high tech with the use of interactive teller machines; the wealthy are hoarding their cash, and California Gov. Jerry Brown has adverted a transit strike in San Francisco, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.
Stock picker Martin Sass told CNBC that airlines "are in a seminal change to profitability, finally." He likes one stock in particular.
As the Fed's two-day meeting kicks off Tuesday, markets are more intrigued about who will take Ben Bernanke's seat than the Fed's policy statement.
U.S. prosecutors said Thursday they have launched the country's largest hacking fraud case and charged six men with credit card theft.
Sam Adams will be back in the skies as Jet Blue agrees to serve the craft beer thanks to its new Sam Can, which is creating opportunities for sales in the places the brewery was once shut out.
Large European airlines can't "walk straight and chew gum at the same time"—creating an opening for Ryanair to grab more short-haul share, CEO Michael O'Leary told CNBC.
Ousting a founding CEO can have disastrous results or be the best thing that ever happened. We examine some notable cases.
Tom Kennedy, CFO, Hilton Worldwide, and John Rainey, United Continental Holdings, discuss the outlook for travel and lodging this summer. With Doug Dachille, First Principles Capital Management.
Your JetBlue frequent flier points will now never expire, with the airline rolling out a new policy Monday. Most carriers delete miles after 18 to 24 months of inactivity.
The FAA did "everything right" in the dealing with the battery issues that grounded Boeing's new Dreamliner for months, the aircraft maker's chairman and CEO James McNerney tells CNBC.
The FAA on Friday canceled budget-driven plans to close 149 air traffic control towers at smaller U.S. airports.
If you're looking for the airline where you'll have the best chance of cashing in frequent flier miles, you're best odds are with value airlines.
The White House says Congress' move to quickly end widespread airport delays is good news but falls short of broader action needed to address wider spending cuts.
This will likely be the most profitable first quarter ever for the airline industry. But expect carriers to warn of potential problems in the second quarter due to sequester cuts.
It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.