Southwest raises guidance for 2015 capacity gains, drawing castigation from Wall Street analysts who think capacity increases lead to lower fares.
American Air's management team, which took over in December 2013, is entirely focused on making sure a reservations systems transition goes smoothly.
United says it will spend $537 million on LAX upgrades and $244 million on a new Houston concourse as a now-profitable airline industry moves to improve its product.
Etihad Airways now sponsors the Washington Capitals, Wizards and Mystics as it lobbies against American, Delta and United over Open Skies.
Boeing's 767s are typically two or three decades old, but United Airlines' extensive polling shows them to be passengers' second-favorite aircraft due to interior upgrades.
American Airlines says it expects to begin the complex task of merging reservations systems in July following the 2013 merger with US Airways.
American operates its second-biggest hub at Charlotte Douglas Airport, where local hero Dale Earnhardt Jr. has opened a new restaurant in the regional aircraft concourse.
FedEx doesn't like competing with subsidized rivals in Trans Pacific Partnership countries, but it supports the subsidized Gulf carriers who compete with American, Delta and United
United is starting to replace 757s with 767s in Newark, the No. 1 U.S. trans-Atlantic hub.
Virgin America said unit revenue rose a healthy 2.6% in the first quarter and it guided toward a second-quarter decline between zero and minus 2%.