The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is investigating Southwest Airlines for widespread failure to accurately track the combined weight of checked bags loaded onto its jets, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Monday.
By 2022 the FAA expects we’ll have 2.9 million drones flying in the U.S. Counter-drone companies like Dedrone and Fortem are offering solutions to unwanted drones by developing technologies to detect and intercept them.
"Squawk Box" speaks with Paul Rinaldi, president of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association, and CNBC's autos and airlines industry reporter Phil LeBeau about how another government shutdown might affect air travel.
The government shutdown will postpone the launch of Delta's brand-new A220 jets.
The former CEOs of two major U.S. airlines slammed the government over the shutdown on Friday, and warned that passenger safety could be at risk.
Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman and CEO, and Bob Crandall, American Airlines former chairman and CEO, join 'Squawk Alley' via phone to discuss a shortage of air traffic controllers.
John Pistole, former TSA administrator, and Doug Steenland, former Northwest Airlines CEO, join 'Squawk Alley' via phone to discuss the ground stop at LaGuardia and lack of airport employees due to the government shutdown.
Jon Ostrower, editor-in-chief of The Air Current, joins 'Squawk on the Street' via phone to discuss the shutdown's affect on airports.
Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics chief economist, and CNBC's Steve Liesman discuss the ongoing shutdown after a lack of air traffic controllers delayed flights at LaGuardia.
CNBC's Eamon Javers gives an update on the LaGuardia ground stop amid the government shutdown.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on a slowdown at New York airports due to the ongoing government shutdown.
The disruptions come a day after airline executives warned that the partial government shutdown could roil air travel.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago on how the airline industry is being impacted during the government shutdown. He speaks with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker.
Aviation workers expressed concerns about air travel safety as the partial government shutdown drags on. Airline executives are starting to see some impact to revenue and have expressed worry about the effects if the shutdown continues.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly joins "Squawk on the Street" in an exclusive interview to discuss how the government shutdown is affecting his company as well as the airline industry as a whole.
TSA officers brace for second missed check as the government shutdown drags on into a second month. The more than 50,000 TSA officers are among the some 420,000 government employees ordered to work in the shutdown.
Non-government small businesses are feeling the effects from the federal shutdown. If you're a business owner, these financial moves could help you gain some hort-term flexibility.
The CEO of United Airlines said the carrier is worried about the prolonged U.S. government shutdown, but said the material impact is not yet "significant." Munoz's comments come a day after Delta's CEO said the shutdown will cost it $25 million this month.
The craft is rated to carry 400 pounds, though Workhorse is developing a heftier, military version that would bump it up to 640 pounds. Under normal conditions, the SureFly would have a range of about 75 miles at a cruising speed of 75 mph.
Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian said the partial U.S. government shutdown will cost it $25 million in lost revenue this month as fewer government contractors are traveling.