Alaska Air executives tout the carrier's growth at an investor conference Tuesday. A Wall Street analyst suggests a higher dividend.
Boeing remains a top three Dow stock as it sails through a brief 737 MAX delay and a tiff with Canada over its allegation that Bombardier dumped aircraft.
Delta Air Lines, which last year opposed privatization of air traffic control, has not changed its position, despite Washington speculation to the contrary.
A report by the International Air Travel Association says recent terrorist attacks on Europe had a $2.5 billion impact on air travel, but that impact has all but vanished.