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
Why Boston Logan Airport Has a Great Credit Rating While LaGuardia's Is Lousy
Moody's gives its highest airport credit rating to just one major airport, Boston Logan, and its lowest to privately operated Terminal B at New York's LaGuardia.
From Delta to Southwest, the Same Trend: Unit Revenue Disappoints
Airline investors were hoping airlines might guide toward positive unit revenue during third-quarter earnings season. It didn't happen.
Spirit CEO Hails Aircraft Maker Competition, Will Look at Bombardier CS-100
Spirit CEO Bob Fornaro says the airline needs new airplanes to keep its growth rate high and will look at the Bombardier C-100.
American Airlines Gains as Latin America Becomes World's Best Air Travel Region
American and Delta reported positive third-quarter unit revenue in Latin America, the only positive regional results reported by the big three U.S. carriers.
Alaska CEO on Virgin America Merger: 'The Deal Will Get Done'
Alaska Air CEO Brad Tilden said the DOJ review of the Virgin America merger is taking longer than expected, but the deal will get done.