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
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.
United, Under Scott Kirby, Starts to Fight Back Against Delta and American
United, after years of always being No. 3 among the top three airlines, seems ready under President Scott Kirby to fight back against American and Delta.
United Beats Estimates but Guidance Seems a Letdown to Analysts
United Airlines beat third-quarter earnings estimates, but some analysts were disappointed by guidance on current quarter net revenue, costs and margin.
American and United Report Earnings This Week as Revenue Picture Brightens
United will report earnings Monday and American will report Thursday; investors will likely focus on the October unit revenue outlook.