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Airline stocks can make foreboding investments given the volume of news surrounding the airline industry. In the articles below, you will find airline news coverage with a focus on new aircraft orders and capital expenditures, union contract negotiations for pilots, flight attendants and ground crew, airline mergers and overall trends in airline industry revenue.

Additionally, you'll find consumer-focused coverage of airlines -- including baggage fees, interactions with the Transportation Security Administration and reviews of airports -- which, in time, may impact the price of airline shares and the perception of the airline industry as a whole.

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United Airlines flew its final Boeing 747 flight from San Francisco to Hawaii on Tuesday, recalling its glory at a time when its shares are lagging.
11/8/17 10:30AM
Hainan Airlines used the Boeing 787 to begin the first service ever between New York and interior China. It now flies JFK to Chengdu and Chongqing.
11/8/17 12:10AM
For the airline industry, 2017 marks the second straight year of declining profit. And no airline stock has come close to matching the gain of the S&P 500. But some CEOs remain optimistic.
11/6/17 9:35AM
A listeria outbreak has caused American Airlines to halt use of a catering facility at Los Angeles International Airport.
11/1/17 10:02AM
American CEO Doug Parker says Atlanta and Charlotte both produce high margins. Too bad for United, which lacks a Southeast hub.
11/1/17 9:31AM
United, Alaska and JetBlue executives are grilled on third-quarter earnings calls, and their shares pay the price.
10/27/17 11:04AM
American Airlines beat third-quarter estimates and issues strong fourth-quarter unit revenue guidance.
10/26/17 9:43AM
JetBlue, with 22% of capacity in the Caribbean, beat earnings estimates but must reallocate capacity due to hurricanes.
10/24/17 9:54AM
The airline industry awaits what it hopes will be more normal earnings call this week after some starting news from United.
10/23/17 12:22PM
United Airlines guides toward fourth-quarter unit revenue that is down slightly due to the December holiday traffic shift.
10/19/17 12:43PM
United, which continues to trail its two principal competitors, will report earnings on Wednesday after the close of trading.
10/17/17 8:15AM
Boeing took on Delta in a trade dispute. This week - coincidentally? - Delta will show off its new Airbus A350 to international and U.S. reporters.
10/16/17 9:23AM
Delta shares rose modestly after the carrier issued strong fourth-quarter guidance. Now the market wonders what other carriers will have to say.
10/12/17 9:40AM
Delta Air Lines beats third-quarter earnings estimates despite a loss of $120 million from Hurricane Irma.
10/11/17 8:16AM
American Airlines and United Continental sidestep the impact of three hurricanes and provide better-than-expected third-quarter guidance.
10/10/17 11:32AM
Delta Air Lines will report earnings Wednesday and host reporters next week. The carrier led an airline share price revival last week and is battling Boeing after daring to order Bombardier jets.
10/9/17 9:10AM
The airlines want investors to focus on the long term. It's likely that won't be happening.
10/6/17 1:36PM
American Airlines was testing 'dynamic rebooking' when Irma struck Miami and the Caribbean so the carrier moved up the rollout date.
10/3/17 8:05AM
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker has bet a bottle of wine that shares will reach $60 by November 2018. He also said the airline will never again have a losing year.
10/2/17 9:56AM
U.S. airports are trying harder to become more than just transfer points, establishing attractions using Dale Earnhardt Jr., robots, Kentucky bourbon, and nursing rooms and competing on Wi-Fi quality.
9/28/17 9:36AM