Ted Reed covers the airline industry. He previously covered airlines for The Miami Herald and The Charlotte Observer. He also worked for US Airways, writing speeches for executives and stories for internal publications. He is the author of "Carl Furillo: Brooklyn Dodgers All-Star," and co-author of "American Airlines, US Airways and the Creation of the World's Largest Airline." He graduated from Wesleyan University and Columbia University School of Journalism.
Recent Articles By The Author
U.S. Airlines Are World's Most Profitable as Holiday Traffic to Climb, Reports Say
Traffic on U.S. airlines will climb 3.5% to 45 million passengers during the 21 days that start Dec. 16. U.S. airlines are the world's most profitable, a survey says.
Both Sides Claim Victory After DOJ Approves Alaska/Virgin America Deal
By reducing the scope of American's codeshare with Alaska, the DOJ is attempting to preserve Virgin America's competitive approach after Alaska and Virgin merge.
Should Airlines Control Their Fare Information? Regulators Take a Look
The transportation department is considering whether to require airlines to provide their fares to all the websites that want them.
Obama Failed to Block Middle East Airlines' Rapid U.S. Growth - Now It's Trump's Turn to Try
Emirates, Etihad and Qatar have increased their U.S. flying by 47% since January 2015, despite a campaign by American, Delta and United to slow the growth.
How United Leads the Airline Industry in Reducing Carbon Emissions
United Airlines leads the global airline industry in its commitment to biofuel, targeting the use of 900 million gallons over the next 10 years.