Fast-growing Spirit Airlines, which added 25 new markets in 2013, sees unit costs decline.
The UAW lost a battle to organize the VW plant in Chattanooga because the union has made so many gains for auto workers over the years. Now it's time for the union movement to help farm workers.
Workers at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga defeat a UAW organizing effort.
American Airlines could find someone else besides American Eagle to fly its regional jets, but does it really want to?
Sometimes in all the chatter about the decline of the city of Detroit and the decline of commercial aviation's Midwest hubs, the story of Detroit Metro Airport gets lost.
American Eagle's president says he is disappointed that pilots rejected a contract offer with a membership vote, but Eagle can grow as a ground handling business.
American Airlines subsidiary US Airways cancels all arriving flights at Charlotte Douglas on Thursday, saying crews could not get to the airport and connecting passengers could not get out of the airport.
Alaska says it wil fly from Seattle to Detroit, a Delta hub, and to New Orleans and Tampa, in the heart of Delta country.
American Eagle pilot leaders have rejected, without seeking a vote, a proposal that traded aircraft for a pay rate freeze, and have challenged management to make good on a threat to close the airline.
American Airlines' regional subsidiary says it will order new planes and boost flow-through to the mainline, but only if pilots agree to a wage rate freeze until 2018.