airlines

American Airlines Hits Some Turbulence in Q4

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) released its fourth-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.95 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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United Continental Q4 Fails to Take Off

When United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) released its most recent quarterly results late Tuesday, the company posted $1.40 in earnings per share (EPS) and $9.4 billion in revenue. That compared ...
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JetBlue Slashes Some Fares to $44

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) has launched a promotional two-day only, one-way fare of $44 on several routes beginning Tuesday, January 3, and ending at one minute before midnight on ...
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Norwegian Airline Sets Transatlantic Speed Record

It was not Concord supersonic speed, but a Norwegian airlines Boeing 787-9 aircraft set a new record for the London to New York City route. The plane left from Gatewick ...
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Airbus, Emirates Agree on $16 Billion Deal for 36 A380 Superjumbo Jets

European aircraft maker Airbus on Thursday announced that it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Emirates airline to purchase 20 Airbus superjumbo A380 passenger jets, along with an option ...
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Delta Results Lifting Airline Stocks

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The airline said it had adjusted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.96 ...
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World’s Best Airlines, Airports for On-Time Service

If getting to your destination safely is the most desirable feature of an airline, probably the next-most desirable is that it get you there on time. Among the world's largest ...
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JetBlue Cuts Some Fares to $49

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) has launched a promotional two-day only, one-way fare of $49 on several routes beginning Wednesday, January 3, and ending at one minute before midnight on ...
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2017 Aviation: Only 1 Fatal Passenger Flight Accident per 7,360,000 Flights

For a number of year, experts have argued that air travel is by far the safest way to get between two distant points. Travel by train, bus or car is ...
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Airbus Confirms Largest Ever Order: $50 Billion

At the Dubai Air Show in November, Airbus firmed up the largest order in its history. Private equity firm Indigo Partners ordered 430 new passenger aircraft at a total list ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Bitcoin value dropped 10% to $13,947 as South Korea plans to limit trading in cryptocurrency. Holiday retail sales should hit a new high. According to Reuters: The holiday shopping season, a ...
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Buyers Driving Hard Bargains With Boeing, Airbus

If it seems like aircraft buyers, whether airlines or leasing firms, are placing bigger orders than ever, you're probably right. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) recently firmed up a $27 billion ...
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What Boeing, Bombardier Are Fighting Over Now

At a hearing Tuesday with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Canada's Bombardier made their by-now familiar arguments related to the sale of 75 single-aisle ...
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What’s Going on With JetBlue’s One-Day Fare Sale?

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ: JBLU) has kicked off a one-day sale (December 19) with one-way fares as low as $44 on some flights. There are blackout dates and other possible ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has dropped out of the race to buy assets from Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NYSE: FOX), which leaves Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) as the only ...
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