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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: United Airlines, Snap, Apple & more  CNBC

See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.


United shares jump as airline's fourth-quarter revenue, profit beat estimates  CNBC

United Continental Holdings, the parent of the airline, beat revenue and profit estimates in the fourth quarter and forecast strong profit growth for early 2019.


American Airlines passenger claiming flight attendant punched him in the head, caused brain injury  Fox News

An American Airlines passenger has filed a lawsuit against the major airline, claiming that a flight attendant punched him in the face and head while he was ...


Airlines' woes a prime example of the shutdown's wide-ranging economic impact  NBCNews.com

With rising sickout calls from TSA screeners and operation-critical inspections not being conducted, industry analysts say airlines are on a collision course with a ...


Combat veteran says she was ‘completely degraded’ after Frontier Airlines allowed man who sexually assaulted her go free  MarketWatch

After a six-year stint in the U.S. Army including a tour in Afghanistan where she was injured, 49-year-old veteran Lena Ramsay came home and found solace ...


Airlines flying higher: 5 buys  CNBC

The "Fast Money" traders buy some airline stocks after United puts out a positive earnings report.


Favor Delta Stock and Other High Quality Airlines, Morgan Stanley Says  Barron's

Investors should pay close attention to any outlooks airlines provide this quarter, which could be a challenging one, Morgan Stanley says. Where we were ...


Battered airlines set to report earnings. Here's what to watch  CNBC

Airlines that have been battered by investors are set to report fourth-quarter earnings this week. Cheaper fuel, economic growth worries and the longest U.S. ...


Best Credit Card for Travelers? Probably Not One From an Airline  The New York Times

You've heard the pitch on your flights: Apply for an airline's credit card and get perks like waived bag fees, priority boarding and miles for every dollar you spend.


Airline industry fears bite from shutdown | TheHill  The Hill

U.S. airlines are warning Washington that a prolonged shutdown could do serious damage to the industry, with fewer government workers to keep flights safe ...


Delta CEO: Government shutdown will cost the airline $25 million this month  CNBC

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian said the partial U.S. government shutdown will cost it $25 million in lost revenue this month as fewer government employees and ...


Spirit Airlines targets Raleigh/Durham for big expansion, adds 7 routes  USA TODAY

Fast-growing Spirit Airlines will make a big debut at the airport, launching seven different nonstop routes when its Raleigh/Durham *service* begins May 2.


Buyer beware: Airline stocks are a 'value trap,' warns expert  CNBC

Airline stocks are well off their highs. Does the pullback present a buying opportunity, or will these stocks be grounded for 2019? Oppenheimer's Ari Wald and ...


Union report warns of ‘dangerous conditions’ at Cincinnati airline  Cincinnati.com

A new report is warning of “dangerous conditions” at an airline flying out of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. That report is from a union ...


Government shutdown stalling airlines' new offerings  UPI.com

Jan. 15 (UPI) -- A shortage of federal transportation inspectors during the government shutdown is stalling work for some airlines. Southwest Airlines can't sell ...


MH370 SHOCK: Malaysia Airlines pilot reveals 'DIABOLICAL act' that DOOMED plane  Express.co.uk

MH370 was subject to a “diabolical act” carried out on board the flight before it disappeared, a former Malaysia Airlines Chief Pilot revealed during a bombshell ...


Alaska Airlines hiring thousands of employees in Washington state  KREM.com

SPOKANE, Wash. — Alaska Airlines will hire more than 2,000 people for new jobs in Washington state, according to a blog post on the airline's website.


A bird found on Singapore Airlines flight to London ruffles some feathers on board  USA TODAY

About 12 hours into a flight last week, a stowaway bird flew into the Business Class cabin and made itself comfortable. (Without a ticket, of course.)


Passenger's lawsuit claims American Airlines flight attendant punched him repeatedly in dispute over a drink order  Yahoo Lifestyle

A passenger on an American Airlines flight has filed a lawsuit accusing a cabin attendant of an extreme physical assault that he claims caused a traumatic brain ...


Southwest Airlines new Hawaii flights stalled by government shutdown  USA TODAY

The airline said the certification process for long, over-water flights with the FAA has been affected by the government shutdown.


United Airlines in damage control after revealing Apple spends $150 million on its flights every year  Fast Company

Earlier this week a photograph of a United Airlines banner went viral. The banner was shown at an internal event held by the company and revealed information ...


Jim Cramer Breaks Down Why Delta Airlines Is Stock of the Day  TheStreet.com

Curious as to why Delta Airlines is Real Money's stock of the day? Jim Cramer explains....DAL.


Airlines, Muslim community donate food to federal airport workers  MPR News

Airlines paid for the meals and airport conference center staff packed nearly 500 breakfast and lunch box meals Monday. A community *service* organization ...


These 20 airlines are the least likely to have delayed flights  Business Insider

Every year, global travel data provider OAG sifts through a mountain of data to create its annual ranking of the airlines with the best on-time performance, or OTP, ...


This airline is asking passengers to tip their flight attendants  CNBC

For many, tipping workers such as waitstaff, hairdressers or taxi drivers is expected. But one airline is asking passengers to tip their individual flight attendants, ...


Frontier Airlines has introduced a tipping system for its flight attendants  WPVI-TV

You tip the wait staff at a restaurant, as well as bartenders, taxi drivers, hairdressers and takeout delivery drivers. So why not tip your flight attendant? If you have ...


The government shutdown is kicking airlines when they're down and passengers will feel the pain  Dallas News

The government shutdown is causing plenty of problems. The one that is worrying us at this hour is the chill it's putting on the airline industry at a time when ...


Government demands cast fresh doubt on Hong Kong Airlines finances  South China Morning Post

The authorities have requested that Hong Kong Airlines further clarify and provide information about its financial situation, casting *fresh* doubt over the troubled ...


Discount airlines announces nonstop flights from Charleston to Cleveland, special fare  Live 5 News WCSC

Frontier Airlines announced new low-fare, nonstop flights from Cleveland to Charleston beginning at the end of April.


Apple spends $150M on United Airlines annually, leaked documents show  Fox Business

Photos of a United Airlines promotional banner revealed the tech giant books 50 business class seats to Shanghai, China, every day.


Indonesian Air Force Intercepts Ethiopian Airlines Freighter | Air Transport News  Aviation International News

Ethiopian Airlines is working with Indonesian authorities to clear up the miscommunication over traffic rights that led to the interception by the Indonesian air ...


A Bird Hitches A Free Ride In Singapore Airlines Business Class  Simple Flying

A Javan Mynah, a starling native to Asia, managed to hitch a free ride on Singapore Airlines. The bird traveled in business class from Singapore to London last ...


Turkish Airlines to fly to Mexico City, Cancun  Hurriyet Daily News

Turkish Airlines will launch flights from Istanbul to two cities of Mexico in August, according to a company announcement.


Flaws in Amadeus’ airline booking system made it easy to change passenger records  TechCrunch

You might not know Amadeus by name, but hundreds of millions of travelers use it each year. Whether you're traveling for work or vacation, most consumers ...


New Hawaiian Airlines in-flight video offers ocean safety message  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaiian Airlines and a Hawaii non-profit have teamed up to raise awareness about ocean safety among visitors with new ...


Snow! Airlines waive fees; 360+ Sunday flights already canceled  USA TODAY

LATEST UPDATE (Sunday): A sprawling winter storm that has dumped snow from Colorado to the East Coast made a mess of air travel for the third day in a row ...


United Airlines introduces cookbook for its airline food  Virgin Islands Daily News

Turns out airline food doesn't have to come in a snack-sized bag and doesn't have to stay on the plane. Now folks can recreate some business-class meals with ...


Alaska Airlines objects to 'turbulence' theme for fashion show  Juneau Empire

Wearable Art Extravaganza 2019 made a change before coming in for landing. The annual fashion show slated for Saturday, Feb. 16 and Sunday, Feb.


San Diego International Airport to Move Some Airlines' Operations  NBC 7 San Diego

Starting Jan. 29, a number of airlines at San Diego International Airport will move their terminal operations. According to a news release, this is due to the ...


4 airlines to switch terminals at San Diego airport by end of January  fox5sandiego.com

Four airlines at San Diego International Airport will move terminal locations at the end of January, the Airport Authority announced Monday.


Southwest reaches tentative agreement with Teamsters  Dallas Business Journal

Southwest Airlines reached a tentative agreement with the union that represents their material specialists, the airline announced.


Tulsa World editorial: Tulsa voters make wise investment in American Airlines airport facility  Tulsa World

The 2016 $884 million Vision sales tax renewal package included $27.3 million for improvements to city-owned infrastructure at Tulsa International Airport.


Airlines waive fees, cancel flights for Winter Storm Gia  USA TODAY

SATURDAY UPDATE: Flight cancellations were on the rise Saturday thanks to a winter storm that was expected to drop snow along a 1,500-mile path stretching ...


Sunday snow: More than 865 flights canceled; airlines waive fees  USA TODAY

A sprawling winter storm that's dumped snow from Colorado to the East Coast made a mess of air travel for the third day in a row Sunday.


US airlines have an abysmal carbon footprint  Vox.com

Air travel emissions are high, and only getting worse.


Here's The Price I'll Consider Buying Southwest Airlines  Seeking Alpha

In April of 2018, I wrote an article questioning how far Southwest Airlines stock could fall during a bear market. In that article, I noted that Southwest could.


United Airlines takes down poster that revealed Apple is its largest corporate spender  9to5Mac

United Airlines has released a statement following the circulation of a tweet that showed Apple as its largest account, spending $150 million on flights every ...


Banks, Airlines, Healthcare: 5 Key Earnings to Watch on Tuesday  TheStreet.com

Financials, airlines and healthcare companies are among the earnings highlights on Tuesday. Here's a look at what's expected from five of the more notable ...


An American Airlines worker at MIA died of a heart attack. His coworkers blame the job.  Miami Herald

An American Airlines bus driver suffered a heart attack on the job and died. His colleagues say understaffing, low wages and pressure to meet on-time ...


Itching to travel? Southwest Airlines flights as low as $67 to start year  Dallas News

D-FW residents eager to start planning their 2019 travel can rejoice at Southwest Airlines' latest New Year fare sale which offers low cost one-way flights for as ...


Spirit Airlines to Expand Flight Services in North Carolina  Zacks.com

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) to commence additional flight services in North Carolina, which showcases the company's expansion initiatives.


'Glimmer of hope' for American Airlines despite sell-off following outlook cut  CNBC

Traders Mark Tepper and Matt Maley differ on airlines, but they both like American Airlines despite its reduced profit outlook. Here's why.


Airlines Stocks Are Plunging and Now They're Cheap Enough to Buy  Barron's

Delta Air Lines issued a warning last week, and American Airlines cut its 2018 earnings forecast Thursday, so investors are worried about 2019 airline earnings.


Southwest Airlines' Companion Pass is the holy grail of travel rewards — I used mine for 3-for-1 flights with my wife and baby  INSIDER

With this limited-time credit card sign-up offer, any frequent flyer can get an amazing deal if they qualify for the Southwest Companion Pass and act fast.


Frontier Airlines adding flights from Cleveland Hopkins to Charleston, S.C., San Francisco; dropping Portland  cleveland.com

Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines is adding Charleston, South Carolina, to its roster of destinations from Cleveland starting in late April, and will resume flying to ...


Vietnam's third budget airline finally takes off  Nikkei Asian Review

HANOI -- Bamboo Airways, Vietnam's third low-cost carrier, made its maiden flight on Wednesday after two delays due to failure to obtain government ap.


Allegiant Airlines to start non-stop flights from Niagara Falls to Georgia  WGRZ.com

The airline will make two flights down there every week, on Mondays and Fridays.


Rockets work a day with Southwest Airlines  Chron.com

Houston Rockets players teamed up with Southwest Airlines to surprise travelers at Hobby Aiport on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019.


Stocking Up at an Airline’s Garage Sale  The New York Times

It may be hard to imagine liking an airline enough to buy its old silverware and *service* carts, but at a monthly sale, lovers of Delta Air Lines snap up ...


Airline stocks crater after Delta issues slightly lower revenue growth outlook  CNBC

Airline stocks tumbled on Thursday after Delta issued a slightly lower revenue growth forecast for the fourth quarter. All major U.S. airlines were trading sharply ...


Gun brought onto Delta Airlines flight  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

(CNN) -- A traveler carrying a firearm boarded a flight from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and flew to Tokyo Narita International Airport on ...


What's Ahead For Airlines And Aviation In 2019  Forbes

Forbes' expert aviation contributors see change in the air next year. From airline M&A to advances in technologies that will change the passenger experience to ...


Southwest Georgia Regional Airport wants to expand relationship with Delta Airlines  WFXL FOX 31

The Southwest Georgia Regional Airport is doing everything it can to get more passengers to fly in and out of the local airport. Transportation Director David ...


India’s Struggling Jet Airways Flags Bailout Options  Bloomberg

Jet Airways India Ltd. said it's working with lenders to revamp its 84.1 billion rupees ($1.2 billion) of debt that may lead to a change in the board of Asia's ...


Council questions who's talking to airlines and what they're saying about new KCI  KSHB

At the first airport committee meeting of the year, a couple of questions took center stage.


Boutique airports and airlines: Why smaller is better  CNN

Think of them as offering "boutique" air travel. These regional airlines and airports trying to make the short-haul experience better and bring some of the ...


How Airline Stocks Could Be Affected by the Government Shutdown  Barron's

Airline stocks could see a hit to revenue and staffing if the government shutdown continues. The 2013 government shutdown provides a guide of what to expect.


Via Airlines adds 4 new nonstop flights in Birmingham  WSFA

Officials with the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport and Via Airlines announced four new nonstop flights Wednesday as Birmingham has been ...


Why Flight Attendants Aren't Happy With Frontier Airlines' New Tipping Policy  TIME

Frontier Airlines new policy on tipping flight attendants is drawing criticism from the union the represents them – fearful the budget carrier's practice is an attempt ...


Southwest Airlines Just Announced a Stunning Perk That'll Make Other Airlines Scream  Inc.

This is extreme and there is a tiny catch. Well, perhaps two catches.


Airlines Cancel, Waive Fees as Winter Storm Gia Strikes Midwest  Fortune

Winter Storm Gia struck the Midwest region of the U.S. Friday night, freezing travel plans and prompting airlines to waive rebooking fees. The storm is moving ...


This Airline Wants You to Tip Your Flight Attendants  Thrillist

Frontier Airlines is doubling down on its flight attendant tipping policy, allowing individual flight attendants to accept gratuity inste...


Airlines falling in love with the Airbus A220  San Francisco Chronicle

When Delta puts its first new Airbus A220 into commercial *service* later this month, it will be just one of many more to follow as the next-generation single-aisle, ...


Turkish Airlines begins new capital connection from Ankara to Rome Fiumicino  anna.aero

Turkish Airlines added a new capital connection on 7 January when it began a twice-weekly *service* between Ankara and Rome Fiumicino. Celebrating the ...


The world's most punctual airports and airlines for 2019 revealed  CNN

Which airports and airlines can you expect to be most punctual? Aviation analytics firm OAG has come out with its 2019 list of the best on-time performances.


Safest airlines in the world for 2019  Business Insider

Australia's Qantas was named the safest airline in the world by the editors of AirlineRatings.com. Twenty other airlines also made the list.


Frustration grows in City Hall over airline agreement  KSHB

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It's a new year, but the new KCI is still missing a crucial element: an agreement from the airlines, which will be footing the bill.


Why airline prices fluctuate and how to make it work to your advantage  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Airfares are constantly fluctuating — now more than ever. That's because airlines have access to better technology and more real-time information on ...


American Airlines pilots, flight attendants fall ill on Philadelphia to Florida flight  USA TODAY

The airline says two pilots and three flight attendants asked to be taken to the hospital as a precaution.


Regulator asks Hong Kong Airlines to further clarify finances  Flightglobal

Hong Kong's airline licensing authority has called for Hong Kong Airlines (HKA) to further clarify and provide supplementary information on its financial situation.


Travel nightmares: What to do if an airline damages your checked luggage  USA TODAY

Airlines must repair, replace or reimburse you for your bag if it is damaged. Here's how to make sure that happens.


Frontier Airlines pilots overwhelmingly approve contract  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER — Frontier Airlines pilots approved a new contract in voting that ended Thursday following nearly three years of negotiations. Of the pilots for the ...


Alaska Airlines flight diversion leaves flyers 'stranded,' causes 30-hour travel nightmare  USA TODAY

Passengers were not pleased with Alaska Airlines after a seven-hour trip from Boston to Los Angeles became a 30-hour headache.


The world's least delayed airlines revealed  The Independent

Copa Airlines is the world's most punctual airline according to new research.


Word's safest airlines: Rankings from AirlineRatings.com  USA TODAY

The safest airline in the world is Qantas, according to a new list from product ranking website AirlineRatings.com. Scroll through the gallery to see the other ...


Delta Was Just Named the Most On-time Airline in the World  Travel+Leisure

FlightGlobal, an aviation data company, has named Delta the most punctual mainline airline in the world as part of its On-Time Performance *Service*.


The Bill Coming Due for Airlines  The Wall Street Journal

Costs are a key concern for airline investors, who have fretted about pilot shortages, union disputes and oil prices over the past year. But there's a less obvious ...


Via Airlines to offer flights from Memphis to 2 cities  WBBJ-TV

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Via Airlines says it is planning to offer flights from Memphis to cities in Pennsylvania and Texas starting in June. The low-cost airline ...


Chinese Airlines Finally Get a Lift After a Bitter 2018  Bloomberg

After their worst annual performance in seven years, shares of Chinese airlines are surging on stable outlook for oil prices and a strengthening yuan.


Apple Spends $150m A Year On United Airlines Business Seats  Simple Flying

United Airlines is displaying some very interesting promotional banners at its terminal at San Francisco International. LAFlyer shared a photo of the banners on ...


American Airlines (AAL) Stock Falls on Bleak Q4 Guidance  Yahoo! Finance News

Shares of American Airlines Group AAL tumbled on Jan 10 following a guidance revision for the fourth quarter of 2018. Detailed results will be unveiled by the ...


Airline seat selection fees: It's pay to play  CNN

Want that window seat upfront in economy class? You'll have to pay. The nation's biggest airlines have joined low-cost carriers in charging a fee for seat ...


Southwest Airlines founder Herbert Kelleher dies at age 87  CNBC

Southwest Airlines founder and chairman emeritus Herbert Kelleher, who revolutionized air travel with low fares and no frills, passed away on Thursday at the ...


Flight Attendants Aren’t Waitresses in the Sky  Bloomberg

Frontier Airlines now allows direct tipping. That's only going to make cabin crew and passengers less safe.


How Airlines Are Catering to Their Smallest Customers: Children  The New York Times

More and more airlines are turning their attention to their youngest travelers — both to appease their parents, and to keep other passengers happy on long ...


Hawaiian Airlines says 'so long' to the Boeing 767  USA TODAY

Hawaiian's last Boeing 767 widebody was sent into retirement after completing Hawaiian Airlines Flight 19 from Sacramento, California, to Honolulu.


Southwest Airlines treats TSA workers going without paychecks to lunch - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

As security screeners at airports around the country face their first missed paycheck, one airline at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks sent a sign of ...


United Airlines CEO In Very Political Plea For an End to the Trump Shutdown  Inc.

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek. Does pretty please work very often? Perhaps once or ...


Airline Group Turns to Blockchain to Bypass Entrenched Distribution Systems  Skift

These are very early days, but the airline-owned Airlines Reporting Corp.'s new experimental blockchain, and others like it, could lead to efficiencies The ...


Why Air France’s Joon Has Failed as an Airline  Simple Flying

It seems like the first airline casualty of 2019 is Joon….well sort of. Air France is going to shut down Joon– their arm targeting millennials. Looking at it now, ...


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