CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago on the kick-off of the summer travel season. » Read More
Achieving elite status with United will soon require hitting an annual spend threshold, as the airline announces a new policy for its frequent fliers beginning in 2014.
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.
A group of United Airlines' most frequent flyers, including billionaire investor Tom Steyer, asked the airline to stop blocking climate change actions.
United began daily Boeing 787 flights from Denver to Tokyo on Monday, marking the city's first nonstop flight to Asia.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
A new study shows airlines worldwide set a new record in 2012 racking up $27.1 billion in ancillary revenue. The 19.9% increase in money collected from non-fare revenue sources shows airlines are expanding how they generate profits.
Fast-lane airport security access arrives for some Virgin America fliers, as the carrier joins the TSA PreCheck program.
United Airlines is the first carrier to offer 1-year "subscriptions" that offer fliers certain perks.
Jet fuel is United Continental's biggest expense, and John Rainey's plan to manage those costs includes everything from careful hedging to electric vehicles on the tarmac.
Road warriors who own a small business have a new way to rack up reward miles under United's new Small Business Network program, a first by any U.S. airline.
After four months of being grounded, Boeing's 787 Dreamliners are back in the sky.
After 123 days being grounded and then repaired to ensure its battery systems do not catch fire, Boeing 787 Dreamliners are about to once again make commercial flight in the United States.
Stocks regained their footing in choppy trading Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 closing at a fresh high, but a sharp decline in Apple kept a lid on the Nasdaq's gains.
Airlines bucking the lower trend this morning: Delta, United Continental, US Airways, and Republic Airways rise three to four percent.
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.
A new TSA boarding pass identifier helps steer qualified Delta, United and US Airways fliers to PreCheck fast lane airport security at 40 nationwide airports.
Hotels, airports and airlines are struggling to meet traveler demand for Wi-Fi. But with networks overloaded and passengers frustrated, how much will fliers pay to log on?