| Jun 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The spate of airline mergers over the past decade raised fear among consumer advocates that the consolidation would kill competition and hike fares.
In fact, the results have been a bit more mixed, according to a study released last week.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The value of loyalty is on the decline if you are an airline passenger.
When United and Delta Air Lines announced plans recently to overhaul their loyalty rewards programs, industry experts assumed the changes would benefit airlines at the expense of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:52 PM
As of 4 p.m. Tuesday the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is experiencing some delays and cancellations due to the weather system moving into the Southeast.
“We have a total of 39 canceled flights and 47 delays,” airport...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It looks like Delta Air Lines won’t be calling itself the “world’s most trusted airline.”
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rejected the airline’s request to trademark the slogan “The world’s most trusted...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:41 PM
After years of airline mergers that have dramatically reduced choices for travelers, the U.S. Justice Department has sued to halt what would be the largest airline marriage in U.S. history.
The Justice Department joined six states and the District of...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:28 PM
An error on Delta Air Lines' website produced super low fares Thursday morning before the problem was corrected a couple of hours later.
The fares were as much as 90% below regular ticket prices. Delta passengers who took advantage of the mistake said...
| Nov 27, 2013
"Hearst Ranch: Family, Land and Legacy"
You can see it perched high on a hill, palm trees swaying over its red-tiled roof. Hearst Castle has been a favorite tourist spot since newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst's Hearst Corp....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Alaska Airlines passengers were scratching their heads when they found that a promotional deal offered by the airline via email Tuesday was already expired when they tried to book it.
Another glitch was also reported on the airline website Monday, but...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:41 PM
A move by Delta Air Lines to install seats with power outlets and bigger lavatories and overhead bins will also squeeze more economy seats in some of its narrow-body aircraft.
Atlanta-based Delta announced Wednesday that it plans to invest $770...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:53 PM
South Florida travelers frustrated by the limited and often expensive flight options to Orlando and Tallahassee could soon have another option for getting there.
Florida Express Jet Travel announced Monday that it plans to launch daily nonstop flights...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrust suit seeking to block the merger of US Airways and American Airlines, but buried inside the complaint is some internal correspondence by US Airways executives, including Chief Executive Doug Parker,...