Airlines

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Feds Probing Possible Airline Collusion That Kept Fares High

The argument is that with recent airline mergers, there’s no pressure for them to expand. And they can simply charge us more to set foot on their planes.

07/01/2015

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Justice Department Investigating Potential Airline Collusion

A document obtained by The Associated Press shows the Justice Department is investigating whether airlines are colluding to grow at a slower pace as part of an effort to keep airfares high.

07/01/2015

Millions Of Americans Travel Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

Airlines Try To Save Time With Speedier Boarding Process

This summer travel season, Delta plans to preload carry-on bags above passengers’ seats on some flights. Southwest wants to get families seated together more quickly.

06/01/2015

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Winter Storm Brings North Texas To A Halt

The opening days of March are still roaring like a lion as a winter storm dumped sleet, freezing rain and several inches of snow across North Texas Wednesday night.

03/05/2015

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Why Cheaper Jet Fuel Won’t Mean Lower Airfares Anytime Soon

Airlines will save billions this year thanks to cheaper jet fuel, but they aren’t likely to share the bounty with passengers — not while so many flights are already full.

01/20/2015

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3.2 Mil Expected To Travel Through DFW Airport Over Holiday Season

Administrators at DFW International Airport are expecting 3.2 million people to travel through the airport between now and the weekend after the New Year.

12/18/2014

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AAA Says 8.1M Texans Likely To Travel For Holidays

More Texans are expected to hit the road during the end-of-the-year holidays as gasoline prices remain lower than a year ago.

12/16/2014

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Ban On Carry-On Luggage Being ‘Discussed’

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is considering an all out ban on traveler’s carry-on luggage.

12/03/2014

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Why Airfare Keeps Rising Despite Lower Oil Prices

The main reason the airlines are not sharing the riches with passengers: There is no compelling reason to do so.

11/17/2014

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How To Fit Everything Under The Seat

Avoid paying a carry-on fee by following these helpful tips.

11/05/2014

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Airline Delays, Cancellations Rise From Last Year

The 14 airlines covered in the government report canceled 1.2 percent of their U.S. flights in August, up from 1.0 percent a year earlier.

10/09/2014

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Fire At Chicago Air Control Facility Causes Nationwide Airline Cancellations

A fire at an air traffic control facility in suburban Chicago has caused more than 500 flights to be canceled at the city’s airports today – and more cancellations are expected.

09/26/2014

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