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Airlines Not Feeling Love From Oil Under $40

West Texas Intermediate crude broke under $40 for the first time in about six years on Friday. If there is one sector inside of the economy that loves it when ...
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Airlines Passengers Have More Complaints Than Ever

A report last week from the U.S. Transportation Department’s statistical bureau showed that complaints from U.S. travelers rose 20.3% in the first six months of 2015, compared with the same ...
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Airbus Firms $26 Billion Order from IndiGo; Boeing Waits for SpiceJet

Finalizing an order that was placed nearly a year ago, Airbus said Monday morning that India’s largest airline, budget carrier IndiGo, has confirmed its order for 250 of the company’s ...
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Wells Fargo Sees Value in AerCap

AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE: AER) fell after its earnings report on Tuesday. The question remains whether that should have been the case, or whether it was more tied to broader ...
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Boeing, Airbus Chase Potentially Huge Order from Indian Airline

One of India’s leading low-cost airlines, SpiceJet, has been talking with both The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and rival Airbus regarding orders that could total more than 100 single-aisle passenger ...
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Republic Airways

Republic Airways Faces Some Turbulence on Flight Disruptions

Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) is under the gun of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The organization has boosted the required flight experience for first officers by a ...
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Spirit Jet

Will Spirit Airlines Remain the Most Profitable US Carrier?

Spirit Airlines Inc. (NASDAQ: SAVE) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The ultra-low cost air carrier posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.03 on revenues of ...
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United 787 Dreamliner

Low Oil Prices Translate Into Higher Profits for Big 3 Airlines

Oil prices declined an incredible 52% over the past year, according to CNN Money, and trade around $49 per barrel as of this writing. This served as a boon to ...
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Southwest Airlines

Growth Plans Boost Southwest Airlines After Earnings

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Thursday. The low-cost carrier reported adjusted EPS of $1.03 on revenues of $5.1 billion. In the second ...
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Delta Air Lines Earnings Gains Hampered by Lower Unit Revenues

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) reported second-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Wednesday morning. The airline reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $1.27 on revenues of ...
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American Airlines 787-8

American Airlines Delays New Deliveries From Boeing, Airbus

In late May, American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) CEO Doug Parker told Bloomberg News that his company would compete “aggressively” with discount carriers by adding more seats and cutting ...
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United 787 Dreamliner

United Airlines Resumes Flights

United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) experienced technical difficulties Wednesday morning and was forced to halt its flights temporarily. Currently, flights have resumed and systems are back online, but the ...
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China Has World’s Fastest Trains, US Lags

As Amtrak trains lumber along at speeds much less than 100 mph, and are susceptible to fatal crashes, China has some legs of its railroad system where trains speeds top 180 mph ...
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American Airlines 787-8

Are Major Airliners Colluding?

CNBC reported that the Justice Department is currently investigating whether or not there is collusion among airlines. The goal of this alleged collusion is to grow the industry at a ...
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American Airlines 787-8

Can Major Airlines Take Off Again?

Over the past 52 weeks, the airline industry climbed to new highs as fuel prices fell to a post-recession low. However, the industry rally might not be over yet. Last ...
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