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  • An agreement would pave the way for U.S. airlines to schedule flights to Cuba that travelers could book directly from their websites, which could boost tourism and business on the Communist-ruled island. The Associated Press, citing unnamed officials, reported earlier on Wednesday that the United States and Cuba had reached "an understanding" on restoring...

  • This airport ranked worst for satisfaction Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Travelers wait in line to enter the security area at the Portland International Airport on Nov. 12, 2014.

    A new study finds travelers are more satisfied with their experience as they go from check-in, through security and onto their plane.

  • Chart analyst: As oil tumbles, buy these stocks Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Mark Newton, chief technical analyst at Greywolf Execution Partners, shares his investment strategy for a group of breakout stocks.

  • Oil down? No worries for these 8 stocks Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 9:39 AM ET
    An American Airlines jet refuels in Oakland, Calif.

    These stocks tend to move in the opposite direction of the beleaguered commodity.

  • Stocks track oil sharply lower ahead of key data Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 6:42 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were sharply lower this morning, after Wall Street snapped a three-session losing streak Thursday.

  • GENEVA/NEW YORK, Dec 10- Hoverboards may be on many people's Christmas lists but they present a conundrum for airlines, which are mulling the best way to transport the popular devices that could present a fire risk. The three largest U.S. airlines, American Airlines Group Inc, United Continental Holdings Inc and Delta Air Lines Inc, each said Thursday they are...

  • More airlines ban hoverboards due to fire risk Thursday, 10 Dec 2015 | 4:05 PM ET

    Hoverboards are gaining popularity as holiday gifts, but you might want to think twice before traveling with one this holiday season.

  • Dec 9- The head of Qatar Airways on Wednesday cast doubt on proposed European Union air traffic agreements that might limit Gulf carriers from flying to European destinations because of what some see as unfair subsidies. Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker said the effort, which the European Commission announced on Monday, was unlikely to...

  • United Airlines to stop flying to Dubai Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 | 1:08 PM ET

    Dec 9- United Airlines on Wednesday said it will cancel flight service between Washington and Dubai starting in late January, meaning no U.S. passenger carrier will fly direct to the Gulf states. The move comes after the U.S. government awarded a government contract for travel on the route in 2016 to rival JetBlue Airways Corp and its codeshare partner Emirates,...

  • United Airlines to serve free snacks in economy class Wednesday, 9 Dec 2015 | 11:18 AM ET

    Dec 9- United Airlines on Wednesday said it will offer free snacks on all flights starting February 2016, a departure for an industry that has moved toward charging for extra services. The move follows customer feedback that Oscar Munoz, chief executive of parent United Continental Holdings Inc, solicited when he took the top job at the second-largest U.S....

  • Trader bets $3.5 million on this airline stock Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 12:13 PM ET
    Delta private jet

    Airline stocks fell Tuesday after the crude crush reversed course, but just before the sell-off one trader bet big in Delta.

  • False alarm for diverted Air France flight to Paris Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 5:56 AM ET

    An "anonymous" bomb threat which resulted in a Paris-bound Air France passenger plane to be diverted to Montreal, Canada late on Monday was a false alarm, the carrier said.

  • Paris attacks: Growth to fall, Air France KLM hit Tuesday, 8 Dec 2015 | 2:41 AM ET
    Korean tourists pose for a selfie outside the Louvre musem on Nov. 15, 2015 in Paris.

    Air France KLM reported a 1.8 percent rise in passenger traffic in November despite the Nov. 13 militant attacks that killed 130 people in Paris.

  • Your first trade for Tuesday Monday, 7 Dec 2015 | 6:25 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Can you bring a hoverboard home for the holidays? Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 10:59 AM ET

    Hoverboards are gaining popularity as holiday gifts, but you might want to think twice before traveling with one this holiday season.

  • New low ahead for oil? Here's how to trade it Friday, 4 Dec 2015 | 10:51 AM ET
    A worker at the Nahr Bin Umar field, Iraq.

    The sharp drop in crude oil prices Friday could be positive for a certain group of stocks, if history is any guide.

  • These stocks are best of breed: Deutsche Bank Tuesday, 1 Dec 2015 | 6:00 AM ET

    Deutsche Bank's research team is out with its strategy for the months ahead, highlighting its favorite picks right now.

  • RIGA/ MONTREAL, Nov 30- Canada's Bombardier is tackling a complex paper trail for regulators as it draws close to approval for its CSeries jet, while pursuing a global offensive to boost flagging sales. Executives in Europe to showcase the jet to buyers including Latvia's AirBaltic said safety certification would be completed this year as planned.

  • Nov 25- United Continental Holdings Inc is offering pilots a 13 percent pay increase in 2016 in a contract that would put them at or near the top of the U.S. airline industry's pay scale, Bloomberg reported, citing two people briefed on the plan. The 2016 increase would be followed by annual increases of 3 percent and 2 percent, Bloomberg said. United's contract with...

  • Avoid holiday travel pain, fly red-eye Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 12:56 PM ET
    Travelers wait in line at a security checkpoint at New York's LaGuardia Airport, Nov. 25, 2015.

    Flying the weekend after Thanksgiving is a nightmare. That's why more and more people are taking a red-eye flight home.