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  • Illness on flight diverted to New York 'a big mystery'

    An airline passenger said he had trouble breathing, and others felt ill, but the airline said Thursday that an inspection found no mechanical faults after the jet made an emergency landing in New York. And while federal safety officials had no...
  • United Airlines posts record profit of $508 million for 1Q

    Lower fuel prices helped United Airlines earn a record first-quarter profit despite a dip in revenue. The airline predicted that a key revenue figure will fall in the second quarter, but CEO Jeff Smisek predicted another record profit in the April-...
  • Three SkyWest passengers lost consciousness, not just one, airline says

    Three SkyWest passengers lost consciousness, not just one, airline says
    Three passengers on a SkyWest Airlines flight lost consciousness before the plane made an emergency landing at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, the airline said Thursday. Initially, it had said just one passenger passed out. It is unclear why...
  • Delta subsidiary laying off 98 at Orlando International

    Delta subsidiary laying off 98 at Orlando International
    DAL Global Services, which is a subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, filed a notice with the state Wednesday that it would lay off 98 employees at Orlando International Airport, by June 16. DALĀ providesĀ ground services, such as baggage handling, to several...
  • United Airlines expects another record profit in 2nd quarter

    United Airlines expects another record profit in 2nd quarter
    Chicago-based United Continental Holdings, parent of United Airlines, on Thursday said it earned record profit in the first quarter, more than a $1 billion improvement over the previous year's first-quarter loss. And CEO Jeff Smisek said he expects the...
  • Man dead in fire at cluttered Bucks County home

    Man dead in fire at cluttered Bucks County home
    Police in Bucks County have identified the man who died in the fire that gutted a house Tuesday night. The homeowner — Earl Friedemann, 58, — lived in the house in the 6600 block of Point Pleasant Pike for about 25 years, according to...
  • Morgan Quinn: How to save money for vacation, from 11 travel experts

    Summer travel season is right around the corner, a time of year when many Americans take a break from work and school for some much-needed R&R. For those of us planning on taking a vacation this summer, the time off doesn't come cheap American Express...
  • Southwest Airlines 1Q profit, revenue top expectations

    Southwest Airlines 1Q profit, revenue top expectations
    Southwest Airlines on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $453 million. The Dallas-based company said it had profit of 66 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks...
  • American Airlines CEO to be paid entirely in company stock

    The CEO of American Airlines received compensation valued at $12.3 million last year and will stop drawing a salary and instead be paid entirely in company stock. CEO Doug Parker said Wednesday that the change started immediately and would make his...
  • Boeing tops 1Q profit forecasts, airplane deliveries rise

    Boeing Co. delivered more commercial airliners in the first quarter, offsetting sluggish results in the defense side of its business and pushing its first-quarter earnings up 38 percent. The profit topped Wall Street expectations, but revenue was below...
  • Refund from airline doesn't arrive on time

    Refund from airline doesn't arrive on time
    Getting passengers to where they're going on time is an airline's top priority. Refunding money to a passenger, well, that's not such a priority, at least for American Airlines. David Shaw of Whitehall Township just got the refund he says he was...