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
United Airlines and Its Leggings Incident Bare Our National State of Outrage
United Airlines got caught up in a weekend storm of outrage after two teenage girls were asked to change from their leggings before boarding.
The $3 Billion Finance Plan for a LAX People Mover Cuts Airport's Risk
LAX will build a $3 billion automated people mover using an innovative financing plan that shifts risk to the contractor from the airport.
As Quarter Ends, Airlines Face Questions on Capacity Growth and Trump's Impact
American, Delta and United are all adding domestic capacity, worrying some analysts. Meanwhile, international travel to the U.S. may be diminished by the president's proposed travel ban.
American Airlines Leaves Thousands of Passengers at Gates as It Pushes On-Time Departures
American Airlines, working to improve its on-time performance, left 20,000 passengers standing at the gate in February, according to the Allied Pilots Association.
Airline Shares Fall as Capacity Gains and Unit Revenue Guidance Raise Doubts
American, Delta and Southwest reduce first-quarter unit revenue guidance, while a key analyst sees a 'visceral reaction' to capacity increases by United and others.