American Airlines Revamps Its Frequent Flier ProgramAmerican Airlines is changing its frequent flier program, becoming the latest carrier to have passengers earn miles based on how much they spend rather than how far they fly.
Delta Hints At Decline In AirfaresDelta Air Lines pointed to signs that airfares are slipping, and said that it expects the downward trend to continue in the third quarter, but end in the fourth quarter.
Few Carriers Dominate U.S. Airline IndustryMergers have reduced nine large U.S. airlines to four, with the result that travelers are increasingly finding their home airport dominated by just one or two players.
Airlines Prepare For Storm In NortheastA big storm could cause problems for travelers on Wednesday, the day before Thanksgiving, putting a dent into what is typically the busiest travel day of the year.
Fresh Ebola Fears Hit Airline StocksNews that a health worker diagnosed with Ebola flew on a commercial flight raised fear among airline investors that the scare over the virus could cause travelers to avoid flying.
Employment Up Slightly At U.S. AirlinesThe U.S. airline industry is slowly adding jobs. Passenger airlines employed the equivalent of 383,610 full-time workers in March, an increase of nearly 1 percent from last year.
Virgin America To Get Dallas Love Field GatesThe battle for two available gates at Dallas Love Field will come to an end on Friday, and a source has told CBS 11 News that Virgin America is going to come out on top.
Dallas Love Field Gate Battle Nears EndThe battle for two gates at Dallas Love Field could finally end on Wednesday. Three airlines are hoping to score those gates, and the Dallas City Council is set to discuss the issue.
Delta Survives Storms & Tops Q1 Profit ForecastDelta is making more money by filling more seats on its planes, even though bad weather caused the carrier to cancel more than 17,000 flights in January and February.
Delta Spells Out Miles Needed For Free FlightsDelta Air Lines is providing more details about the recent changes to its frequent-flier program after numerous complaints about the overhaul from some travelers.
New Seats Squeeze In More FliersThe big U.S. airlines are taking out old, bulky seats in favor of so-called slimline models that take up less space from front to back, allowing for five or six more seats on each plane.
American Pilots Must Wait To See Details Of Proposed ContractAmerican Airlines' eight thousand pilots will have to wait to see the details of the deal in principle the Allied Pilots Association worked out with the airline.