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For a little while on Thursday, United Airlines was giving away airplane tickets for free, or close to it.
The TSA and airlines such as United, JetBlue and Virgin America have offered ways to get through airport security faster and cheaper.
Washington, Sept 3- JetBlue Airways Corp, mentioned as a possible takeover candidate if the merger of US Airways Group Inc and American Airlines fails to be completed, is not interested in a merger or acquisition, its chief executive said on Tuesday.
JetBlue Airways will be adding swanky, new premium seats on popular New York to California routes to keep loyal customers from flying other carriers, CEO Dave Barger told CNBC.
David Barger, JetBlue Airways CEO and president, discusses ways he is looking at to motivate employees and strengthen corporate culture, and growing competition in the airline space.
Countering allegations in a Justice Department lawsuit, an industry consultant says the proposed merger between US Airways and American Airlines would ultimately benefit consumers.
Stocks finished higher Tuesday, rebounding after Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart downplayed the notion that the central bank would begin winding down its bond-buying program at its September meeting.
*Victims included NASDAQ, JetBlue, J.C. Penney, Dow Jones. NEWARK, New Jersey/ SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 12- A Russian man accused of being part of the largest cybercrime ring ever prosecuted in the United States pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that could send him to prison for decades.
JetBlue's upcoming premium seats pale in comparison to perks offered on other airlines, such as real beds, massages and in-flight showers.
An outage at airline booking system Sabre caused difficulties for airlines including American Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines on Tuesday morning.
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.
July 30- JetBlue Airways missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday as costs rose and the airline's average fare fell. JetBlue said it expects pressure from maintenance costs to ease in the second half.
Net income was $36 million, or 11 cents a share, in the second quarter, down from $52 million, or 16 cents a share, a year earlier.
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.