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  • PARIS, Dec 15- Franco-Dutch carrier Air France-KLM has felt the effects of the Nov. 13 Paris attacks on traffic in and out of the capital but it is too early to predict the impact on Christmas holiday-season travel, its chief executive said. Air France-KLM said on Dec. 8 that it took a 50 million euro revenue hit in November as a result of the shootings but remained on...

  • Dec 15- Virgin America Inc said on Tuesday it will lease 10 Airbus A321neo planes starting in 2017, a move that could let the low-cost airline add flights from coast to coast in the mainland United States and to Hawaii. The single-aisle planes, the largest yet to enter Virgin America's fleet, will be leased from GE Capital Aviation Services, the aviation leasing...

  • Access: Middle East: Dubai Airshow Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 9:17 AM ET
    Visitors of Dubai's Airshow walk past an Emirati Canadian-made A6-MBS aircraft sitting on the tarmac in front of a Boeing 777-200LR (back)

    For this edition of Access: Middle East, CNBC gives you a look behind the scenes this November at the Dubai Airshow.

  • Taking a flight with Qatar Airways CEO Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Taking a flight with Qatar Airways CEO

    CNBC climbed aboard a Boeing Dreamliner with Qatar Airways chief executive, Akbar Al Baker.

  • Security and defense big winners in Dubai orders Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Security and defense big winners in Dubai orders

    Raytheon International's CEO, John Harris talks about the company's longstanding relationship with the Middle East

  • How far Emirates Airlines has come: CEO Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    How far Emirates Airlines has come: CEO

    Emirates Airline CEO and chairman, HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum tells CNBC about its "excellent" progress in the last 30 years.

  • What Emirates Airline is buying: President Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    What Emirates Airline is buying: President

    CNBC talks to Emirates Airline President, Tim Clark about their potential orders at the Dubai Airshow.

  • The challenges Dubai Airshow faces in 2015 Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    The challenges Dubai Airshow faces in 2015

    Boeing International's president, Bertrand-Marc Allen explains why the Dubai Airshow isn't seeing the high level of orders that it saw in 2013.

  • Dubai Airshow 2015: An insight Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Dubai Airshow 2015: An insight

    In 2013, Dubai Airshow recorded orders worth $206 billion, however, two years later, sales have practically halved. So what's changed?

  • PARIS, Dec 15- The French competition authority has fined 20 companies and the TLF industry body a total of 670.9 million euros for colluding over annual price hikes in the period from 2004 to 2010, it said in a statement on Tuesday. The companies named by the regulator are Alloin, BMVirolle, Chronopost, Exapaq, Ciblex, Dachser France, DHL Express France, FedEx...

  • Seattle allows Uber, Lyft drivers to unionize Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 6:56 PM ET
    An Uber driver drives a passenger in Boston, MA.

    Seattle on Monday became the first city to allow drivers of ride-hailing firms such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions.

  • Scared of flying? Don't watch this Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 3:48 PM ET
    A file photo of a Qatar Airways Airbus A350

    After a plane stopped abruptly during takeoff last week, one travel blogger caught footage of some shaken-up passengers on his flight.

  • The way to better traffic safety: Boost spending Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 1:52 PM ET
    Driving in car

    A 10 percent increase in federal motor vehicle safety funding could save more than 1,300 lives annually.

  • After registering, drone owners will receive an FAA identification number that they must display on aircraft weighing between 0.55 pounds and 55 pounds. To encourage participation, the FAA will waive the fee for the first 30 days that the registry is open. On Monday, the Academy of Model Aeronautics, a group representing hobbyists, warned the new registry could...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 14- The Federal Aviation Administration, responding to heightened concerns about rogue drone flights near airports, unveiled a pre-Christmas rule on Monday requiring drone hobbyists as young as 13 to register their unmanned aircraft. After registering, drone owners will receive an FAA identification number that they must display on...

  • TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY FOXX SAYS FAA DRONE RULE REQUIRES DRONE OWNERS TO PAY A $5 REGISTRATION FEE.

  • French customs officers check luggages at the the Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport on December 3, 2015.

    Nearly 70 staff at Paris' main international airport have had their security passes pre-emptively blocked or revoked this year over extremism fears.

  • BEIJING, Dec 14- China's top online search firm Baidu Inc said it aims to put self-driving buses on the road in three years and mass produce them within five years, after it set up a business unit to oversee all its efforts related to automobiles. Alibaba Group Holding says it will launch its first car in a partnership with China's SAIC Motor Corp, while U.S. tech...

  • *Dow, Du Pont to merge, then split into three. Dec 11- Chemical titans DuPont and Dow Chemical Co agreed to combine in an all-stock merger valued at $130 billion in a move that pleased activist investors, would generate tax savings and trigger more consolidation while drawing scrutiny from regulators. The "deal of three centuries," as Wells Fargo analyst Frank Mitsch...

  • 'Porch pirates' are out to wreck your holidays Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 2:46 PM ET
    Package on front door

    Watch out for your holiday packages because "porch pirates" are robbing people before they can get to them.

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