| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:47 AM
American Airlines has signed on as the official airline of the Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field, stealing the designation from hometown carrier United Airlines and starting a major marketing push to boost its name at its Chicago hub.
United, based in...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 7:44 AM
The dozens of pilots who operate TransAsia Airways' ATR propeller-jets began proficiency tests on Saturday, three days after one of the carrier's ATRs crashed into a river, killing at least 40 people.
The airline said it had canceled 90 flights over...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:00 AM
You've worked hard for your award ticket, piling up miles in hopes of the free ticket at the end of the rainbow.
But surprise: "Award tickets are never free," says Ben Schlappig, an award travel expert and the founder of the blog One Mile at a Time....
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:40 AM
When three Chicago financial trading firms traveled to Washington, D.C., for a crucial meeting with federal regulators, they didn't go alone. They brought a man schooled in the ways of the capital who had recently received $182,000 in political...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 1:31 PM
Federal regulators ignored many local competitors in its claim that the proposed merger of Sysco and Rosemont-based US Foods would significantly reduce competition and raise prices, lawyers for Sysco argued Friday.
Sysco's lengthy attempt to buy US Foods...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:48 AM
Perfumes, maletas y los cada vez más populares selfie sticks son algunos de los productos que no se quedan por fuera de las listas de compras de turistas brasileños en el Brazil Center en International Drive.
El lugar, a menos de dos millas del...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:00 AM
American Airlines, the world's largest carrier, took a big gamble in fuel buying last year — and it paid off in record profit.
"This was the best year in the long, proud history of American Airlines," Chief Executive Doug Parker said Tuesday....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Lingering snow and subfreezing temperatures mean that travel delays in the Northeast will extend through Wednesday, even if the storm wasn't as bad as expected.
Airlines have already cancelled more than 500 flights for Wednesday, according to...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:47 PM
El poderoso temporal de nieve que azota vastas zonas del noreste de EE.UU. obligó a cancelar hoy cerca de un centenar de vuelos en los aeropuertos internacionales de Miami (MIA) y Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood (FLL), informaron dos portavoces.
A las 16.00...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:26 PM
Airline travelers are going nowhere fast because of the blizzard bearing down on the Northeast.
By early Monday evening, more than 6,700 U.S. flights through Tuesday had already been scrubbed, according to tracking service FlightAware.com. Most were to...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:55 PM
A possible strike by an airline offering direct flights from Lehigh Valley International Airport to Florida could affect local travelers, the airport's director said Wednesday.
Pilots at Allegiant Air voted 465-8 on Jan. 16 to authorize a strike....