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 Air Pilots to Qatar Airways: Don't Help British Air Break a Strike
American Airlines pilots say that the airline could one day develop a relationship with Qatar Airways, but not if Qatar helps British Airways break a flight attendant strike.
Qatar Airways to American Airlines: Why Can't We Be Friends?
American Airlines might want to think about making a deal with Qatar Airways, which is battling a blockade by the UAE, home of Emirates and Etihad.
Could Alaska Air Escape the Share Price Doldrums That Are Holding Back the Airline Industry?
Like most airline shares, Alaska Air's share price performance trails the S&P 500. But some analysts like the carrier's movement on merger synergies, unit revenue and a pilot contract.
American Airlines Union: This Bid Is an Act of 'Aggression' By Qatar Government
American Airlines CEO and two of the airline's unions are speaking out against Qatar Airways' bid to invest in the airline.
Qatar Airways Bid to Buy 10% of American Airlines 'Must Be Stopped,' American Pilots Say
Qatar Airways says it wants to buy 10% of American Airlines. American Airlines pilots say the effort 'has got to be stopped.'