Four members of Congress say that all airlines — not just low-fare carriers — should be able to bid on gates and landing rights that Fort Worth-based American Airlines and US Airways will give up after their merger.
American Airlines is testing the idea of letting customers bid for upgrades to first class. Passengers can submit a bid — along with a credit card number — up to six days before the flight.
Southwest Airlines has agreed to a $200,000 fine for running fare sales this year but not having enough seats — or even none at all — at the advertised low price.
American Airlines has settled lawsuits against Sabre in a fight over who would control distribution of information about flights and fares. The settlement was announced Wednesday.
Southwest Airlines Co. has announced discounts of up to 40 percent on some fares through mid-February.
How does a $30 airline ticket to Houston sound? That’s exactly the fare available from Spirit Airlines as the company kicks off its new service from DFW Airport to Houston Intercontinental.
Southwest Airlines Co. is raising fares on short routes by $10 per round trip, and other airlines are expected to match the increase.
United Airlines is raising fares within the U.S. by up to $10 per round trip, the industry’s first attempt at boosting prices in three months.
Airfares are headed higher this summer. Airlines blame soaring fuel prices, which could cost them billions more than last year.
The latest attempt by airlines to raise prices appears to be stalling.
If you’re buying an airline ticket soon, get ready to pay a few bucks more. According to fare trackers, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways are leading a round of price increases.
Sinking cruise ships. High airfares. Hotel fees. Traveling can sometimes be a nightmare, but there are things you can do to ensure a painless trip.