01/06/16 - 11:45 AM EST
Ben Baldanza was talking a year ago about leaving Spirit, but the announcement of his departure on Tuesday surprised investors and boosted the share price.
01/06/16 - 06:55 AM EST
Delta's December revenue per available seat mile beats analyst estimates, but the stock falls just as it has done each day in 2016.
01/05/16 - 06:59 AM EST
Airbus sells three A380s to ANA, but the Boeing 777, Boeing 787 and Airbus A350 are reducing the need for the aircraft.
01/02/16 - 12:15 PM EST
Airline stocks should benefit in 2016 from low fuel costs and share buybacks, provided management doesn't add too much capacity or discount too aggressively.
01/02/16 - 10:00 AM EST
Ford and GM shares are both down for the year, even though 2015 U.S. light vehicle sales reached record levels with further increases projected for 2016.
12/24/15 - 07:00 AM EST
Tom Buffenbarger, retiring after 17 years as president of the International Association of Machinists, sees promising signs from new CEOs at Boeing and United Airlines.
12/22/15 - 07:00 AM EST
Allegiant and Spirit airlines derive about a quarter of the amount of their fares from baggage and cancellation/change fees, while Southwest gets almost nothing from fees.
12/21/15 - 06:59 AM EST
Boeing shares began last week by rising on news of an increased buyback and dividend, but fell Friday on a downgrade and overall market decline.
12/19/15 - 03:30 PM EST
The top airline customer service moments of 2015 include a United agent helping a passenger connect with his ailing mother and a US Airways flight attendant comforting a teenage passenger.
12/18/15 - 06:55 AM EST
For the fourth time in aviation history, a carrier called National Airlines is flying scheduled passenger service. No. 4 is based in Orlando and has two Boeing 757s.