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

American Pilots Say Airline Seeks Speed-Up to 'Ragged Edge' of Safety Margin

American Pilots Say Airline Seeks Speed-Up to 'Ragged Edge' of Safety Margin

American Airlines pilots say the airline is trying to speed up operations with practices that are on the edge of what the Federal Aviation Adminstration allows.

JPMorgan Upgrades Alaska but Says Airline Industry Outlook Dim Until Fourth Quarter

JPMorgan Upgrades Alaska but Says Airline Industry Outlook Dim Until Fourth Quarter

JPMorgan upgrades Alaska and downgrades Southwest.

JetBlue CEO Says Airline Can Disrupt the Trans-Atlantic Market

JetBlue CEO Says Airline Can Disrupt the Trans-Atlantic Market

JetBlue beat estimates and says it will take delivery of 30 more Airbus jets, which it may use in the trans-Atlantic.

How Wall Street's Unit Revenue Police Took Control of the Airline Industry

How Wall Street's Unit Revenue Police Took Control of the Airline Industry

American, Delta and Alaska all made it clear on recent earnings calls that they are dutifully focused on Wall Street's favorite airline metric, which is known as PRASM.

Alaska Air Shares Gain, Unlike Shares in Every Other Airline

Alaska Air Shares Gain, Unlike Shares in Every Other Airline

Southwest Airlines shares fall on Thursday, and seven other airlines also see declines, but Alaska Airlines shares rise on a capacity growth slowdown.