Ted Reed

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

Alaska Airlines Pilots Say Good Quarter Should Mean Faster Contract Talks

Alaska Airlines Pilots Say Good Quarter Should Mean Faster Contract Talks

Alaska Airlines grew capacity after a merger and beat first-quarter estimates. Now pilots want faster talks on a joint contract.

Did JetBlue Have a Good Earnings Call or Was It Just So-So?

Did JetBlue Have a Good Earnings Call or Was It Just So-So?

JetBlue shares were all over the map on Tuesday. The carrier guided toward strong current quarter unit revenue but analysts want to wait and see.

JetBlue Pleases Wall Street With Unit Revenue Guidance and Airbus Deferrals

JetBlue Pleases Wall Street With Unit Revenue Guidance and Airbus Deferrals

JetBlue reports strong current quarter unit revenue guidance and says it would defer deliveries of some Airbus A321jets.

How an American Airlines Flight Attendant Was Wrongly Condemned by the Public

How an American Airlines Flight Attendant Was Wrongly Condemned by the Public

An American Airlines flight attendant becomes the latest victim of social media and its tendency to encourage harsh snap judgments on the airline industry.

Delta Likes to Cite Its Revenue Premium - United's Kirby Says 'I Hate that Metric'

Delta Likes to Cite Its Revenue Premium - United's Kirby Says 'I Hate that Metric'

Delta often cites its revenue premium to the industry, but United President Scott Kirby says the metric isn't meaningful.