CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Airline Industry

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

AA, US Airways Merger Complete – Now World’s Biggest Airline

American Airlines emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner as the two completed their deal Monday to create the world’s biggest airline.

12/09/2013

A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near two American Airlines planes. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

US Airways Shareholders Approve American Merger

US Airways shareholders overwhelmingly approved a proposed merger with American Airlines, bringing the companies closer to creating the world’s biggest airline.

07/12/2013

A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near two American Airlines planes. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

US Airways Shareholders Vote On American Merger

US Airways’ CEO says shareholders have approved the proposed merger with Fort Worth-based American Airlines, one of the final steps remaining in the deal to create the world’s biggest airline.

07/12/2013

Spirit Airlines Inc. planes sit on the tarmac of an airport. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Spirit Continues Expansion At DFW Airport

Spirit Airlines, which combines cheap fares with more fees than competitors charge, plans to expand again at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport — the hometown airport of American Airlines.

07/03/2012

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Southwest Launches Fare Sale, Others May Match

Southwest Airlines Co. and its AirTran Airways subsidiary have launched a sale that includes fall flights starting at $99 per round trip.

06/12/2012

The tail sections of Southwest Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Southwest Airlines Doesn’t Expect A 1st Quarter Profit

Chief Financial Officer Laura Wright said Tuesday that jet fuel prices have been higher than the airline expected.

03/13/2012