| Nov 20, 2014
United Airlines-Western Air Express DC-3 aircraft over Hoover Dam....
| Dec 20, 2014
| 11:48 AM
A child admitted to the University of Chicago Medical Center early Friday after being flagged for a high fever during an O'Hare International Airport screening test was discharged Saturday after testing negative for the Ebola virus, according to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Mexico's low-cost carrier Volaris launched flights to Fort Lauderdale on Monday and offered a welcome ceremony complete with a mariachi band.
Volaris now offers service three times a week from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Mexico...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Complaints against airlines skyrocketed during the first nine months of this year, according to a report released Thursday, with gripes about cancellations, delays and missed connections making up one-third of the total.
Meanwhile, O'Hare and Midway...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:45 PM
United Airlines intends to supersize its rides at O'Hare and create multiple rush hours during the day — moves it says will benefit passengers and make the airline more money at the same time.
The transition to flying fewer but larger aircraft...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:23 AM
United Airlines in spring plans to launch new nonstop flights between O'Hare International Airport and Rome.
The seasonal service will begin May 16, subject to government approval, and operate five times a week through June 3, then daily from June 4...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
If the notion of almost 3 million fliers expected at Los Angeles International Airport has you in a panic, here are six ways to help you cope.
Passenger levels are forecast to spike to 200,000 on some days, particularly in the run-up to Christmas and...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 2:21 AM
Frederick Rentschler and Igor Sikorsky, visionaries of aviation, came to Connecticut just a few years apart, each with a new idea that would revolutionize flying — Rentschler's air-cooled, radial airplane engine and Sikorsky's helicopter.
| Jan 3, 2015
| 4:33 PM
George Lucas and Mellody Hobson
Filmmaker and Ariel Investments president
The attention really should be focused on federal judge John Darrah, who is presiding over the case that will decide the fate of the proposed lakefront location for the Lucas...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 10:56 AM
AirTran Airways has ceased to exist in an industry that has reshaped itself into something that would not be easily recognized when the Dallas carrier took its first flight about two decades ago.
AirTran, which was acquired by Southwest in 2011, joins...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:25 AM
About half of fliers would be OK with pets traveling in airplane cabins, rather than being stowed as cargo, according to a recent survey.
Asked whether nonservice animals should be allowed to travel in airplane cabins, 52 percent said yes, according...