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
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.
United Airlines Will Battle for Denver as Exec Once Again Targets a Low-Cost Upstart
United Airlines and Frontier Airlines are headed for a classic airline battle in Denver, where a low-cost carrier wants to bulk up in someone else's hub.
Southwest Airlines Fires Too Many People, Labor Union Leader Says
The president of the Transport Workers Union says Southwest Airlines mistreatment of ground workers includes a high rate of disciplinary actions and terminations.
United Airlines Exec Reveals 6 Reasons for Weak Guidance - But a Top Analyst Has Doubts
United Airlines President Scott Kirby has a half dozen reasons why current quarter guidance is weak.