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
Boeing Now Depends Primarily on the 737 and the 787, Analyst Says
Boeing has become increasingly dependent on its old standby, the 737, and the transformative 787 Dreamliner, a Moody's analyst says.
Virgin America and Flight Attendants Reach a Contract Deal
Virgin America and the Transport Workers Union reach a tentative contract agreement, marking the fourth time in a week that a flight attendant union has made gains.
The Time Has Come to Look Beyond the Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380
The Boeing 747 and the Airbus A380 captured the world's imagination due to their big size, capacity and range, but they no longer capture the world's aircraft orders.
Delta Outage Will Mean a $120 Million Loss and More Humility, Analyst Says
Delta Air Lines will take an estimated $120 million operating loss and will likely become 'more humble' after last week's computer outage, says Cowen & Co. analyst Helane Becker.
Airfares to Europe and U.K. Drop as Airlines Hunt for Traffic
Airfares to Europe and the U.K. have dropped this summer as airlines hunt for passengers put off by terrorism but drawn by the lower British pound.