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
Southwest Shares Just Dropped 50,000 Feet, Thanks Mostly to One Number
Southwest Airlines says a new reservations system reduced unit revenue gains in the second quarter and the current quarter.
Pilot Cancellations Take Bite Out of Spirit Airlines' Results
Spirit Airlines says cancellations related to a pilot showdown cost $45 million.
Spirit Airlines Shares Tumble on Pilot Slowdown and Rivals' Discounting
Spirit Airlines says it was hit by a pilot work slowdown and now faces competitive discounting, particularly at United hubs.
Pilots Just Cost This Airline $140 Million
Alaska Air cut its full-year capacity growth target and said it sees an annual impact of $140 million from a pending pilot contract.
JetBlue Gets a Downgrade Along With Kudos for Capacity Growth Cuts
JetBlue said Tuesday that it beat second quarter unit revenue guidance and that it would reduce capacity growth, but it still got a downgrade on Wednesday.