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
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.
American Airlines Beats Estimates as Revenue Trends Improve
American shows a 1.8% gain in Latin America unit revenue and a 2.2% decline in total unit revenue.