American and US Airways are close to a merger decision. Here's what frequent-fliers need to know should it go through.
Add-on airline fees are getting pricier and changing frequently, making comparison shopping difficult.
As airlines offer more add-on services, comparison-shopping for cheap fares is getting harder. Now the government is wading in and may change how airlines charge and display fees to everyone in 2013.
Some airlines are beginning to offer higher-quality and healthier meal options, according to a new survey ranking North American airlines. Where does your preferred airline rank?
United Continental Holdings Inc.' s profit tumbled to $6 million after earning $653 million in the same quarter last year, and the results fell short of Wall Street's expectations.
Oct 5- Allegiant Travel Co:. *Q3 load factor 90.1% versus 92.2%. *Says September load factor 84.8% versus 90.1% last September.
Purchasing an airline ticket means you agree to the terms of the airline's "contract of carriage." But many travelers don't realize these contracts are written in the airline's favor, limiting your rights when something goes wrong.
Top stock picker, Hunter Keay of Wofle Trahan tells us 3 airlines stocks appear poised to benefit from a massive sea change underway in the industry.
A new survey reveals which U.S. airlines to fly if you're looking to land a rich sugar daddy or sugar mama. Really.
More airlines are hoping to discourage passengers from bringing oversize carry-on bags to the gate by adding fees. Is your favorite airline next?
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Airlines and airplane manufacturers are retrofitting older planes with bins that can hold roll-aboard bags, or purchasing aircrafts with bigger bins.
Southwest, which dominates domestic air travel, is expanding internationally. A new reservations system and international terminal are part of the carrier's emerging, global presence.
It's the type of airline reservation no one likes to make. A family member or loved one is seriously ill or has passed away and you need to travel immediately. Some airlines offer discounts, though policies vary widely.
Could higher carry-on fees make travelers less likely to fly with Spirit Airlines? Ray Neidl, Maxim Group senior analyst and Hunter Keay, Wolfe Trahan senior analyst, share their perspectives.
Spirit Airlines is raising the fee for carry-on bags to $100 for some travelers, up from $45. Is this a strategy to encourage passengers to check bags, and reduce delays at airport security?
People Express Airlines is trying to launch service by the end of summer to several cities in the Northeast and Florida. The new start-up whose name is taken from the popular 1980s airline also is considering a public offering to secure additional funding.
Allegiant Airlines on Tuesday announced new service to Hawaii beginning this summer. The carrier begins flights to Honolulu from Las Vegas on June 29 and from Fresno on June 30. Airfares will start at $174 each way.
Allegiant Air will begin charging passengers for carry-on bags that don't fit underneath the seat beginning Wednesday. One item is still allowed in the cabin free of charge. But if it's too big for the underseat area and requires overhead bin space, the new $35 fee will apply.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers: