| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:00 AM
American Airlines will spend $2 billion to spruce up its planes and lobbies after its merger with US Airways.
"Now that we have the network to compete globally, we're going to deliver a product that's better than our competitors," said Doug Parker,...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:13 AM
In the final seconds before it careened into the houses below, pilot Michael Rosenberg fought to control a pitching, rolling airplane that was losing the ability to fly.
During the last 20 seconds of flight an automated verbal warning in the cockpit...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Stop us if you've heard this one before: The Boeing Dreamliner is late again.
This time, American Airlines will have to wait longer to get its first highly touted Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft, as delays will push its delivery into the new year,...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 10:00 AM
If you thought that the recent financial success enjoyed by the nation’s airlines would stop them from trying to squeeze more passengers onto planes, think again.
The good news for passengers is that the latest effort to increase passenger...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Several dozen employees of a ground-transportation firm are picketing at Philadelphia International Airport this morning, but the protest does not appear to be affecting any flights. The one-day job action was called to protest what the workers say are...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Chris Reynolds has hit the jackpot with me twice in a row. In October, it was Pike Place Market and Seattle ["Beacon on the Waterfront," Oct. 12]; this month, it was the Alamo and San Antonio, where I was born ["Remember?," Nov. 9]. I went back to San...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: Here is something I cannot figure out: On a US Airways flight my parents want to take from Chicago's O'Hare to San Francisco on Dec. 23, a first-class nonrefundable ticket is not available, but a first-class flexible ticket costs $1,222. The...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:49 PM
The company that now feeds passengers at one of the four airsides of Orlando International Airport may lose a bid for another food concession contract, even though it is offering $2 million more than the firm that was picked for the job.
Areas USA, which...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Burbank Bob Hope Airport officials are following a marketing playbook that they hope will help raise awareness of the airport by targeting college sports fans throughout the country with bowl season around the corner.
The airfield — the official...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 4:35 PM
WINDSOR LOCKS — Passengers on a US Airways aircraft waiting to depart Bradley International Airport Wednesday morning were puzzled when they saw a pig board their flight.
Puzzlement turned to concern for one of those passengers, University of...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials are following a marketing playbook they hope will help raise the airport's profile by targeting college sports fans across the country with bowl season approaching.
The Burbank airport — the official airport of the...