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2 hrs ago |

Airlines report big 2Q profits on strong demand

Investing in airlines has long been the butt of jokes, especially when many U.S. carriers traipsed through bankruptcy court in the past decade.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, United Airlines, Transportation, Delta Air Lines

6 hrs ago |

US stocks rise at midday on stronger earnings

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 14 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,100 as of 12 p.m. Eastern time Thursday.


Related Topix: United Airlines

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

Alaska Air Group says 2Q results set record

The Seattle parent of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air reported adjusted second-quarter net income of $157 million, or earnings of $1.13 per share.


Related Topix: Alaska Air Group

12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Tiger Airways looks overseas after loss

Tiger Airways Holdings Ltd, a low-cost carrier partly owned by Singapore Airlines Ltd., said it's seeking to forge alliances with other airlines to boost overseas revenue after losses widened.


Related Topix: Transportation, Singapore Airlines, World News, Indonesia, Thailand, Southeast Asia

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hallam FM

US Lifts Ban On Airlines Flying To Tel Aviv

A ban on US airlines flying to Israel's Tel Aviv airport amid rocket fire from Gaza has been lifted.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Transportation, Delta Air Lines

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Family Booted Off Southwest Airlines After Dad Tweeted About 'Rude' Gate Agent

A Minneapolis man said he and his two children were kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight after the father tweeted about a "rude" gate agent who refused to give his kids priority boarding.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Kids, Family

Topeka Capital-Journal

United Airlines to end flights from Topeka to Chicago on Sept. 2

United Airlines will end its service at Topeka Regional Airport on Sept. 2, according to Eric Johnson, president of the Metropolitan Topeka Airport Authority.


Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Topeka, KS, United Airlines

Business Journal

United Airlines and LOT Polish score big in GlobeRunner Awards voting

United Airlines may still get its share of service complaints from passengers. But the Chicago-based carrier nonetheless managed to tie with Delta Air Lines for the 2014 GlobeRunner Award for Best Airline in the Americas.


Related Topix: United Airlines, us Travel, North America Travel, Chicago Travel, Travel, Delta Air Lines, Transportation, Poland, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787


Man, 2 children asked to deplane over tweet

A Minneapolis man and his two children were asked to leave a Southwest Airlines flight in Denver after he tweeted about a boarding disagreement.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines

Delta 2Q profit rises 17 percent

The Atlanta-based company said net income increased to $801 million, or 94 cents per share, from $685 million, or 80 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.


Related Topix: Transportation, Delta Air Lines

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel on Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots... The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Georgia Government, Transportation, Delta Air Lines

Tue Jul 22, 2014

USA Today

Now playing on Southwest Airlines: the Cartoon Network

Good news for parents flying with children on Southwest Airlines. The carrier announced today that it will add the Cartoon Network to the networks it offers via its live television programming.


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Media, Television, Cartoon Network, World News, Jamaica,

West Hawaii Today

Hawaiian Islands remain under flash flood watch

Atmospheric conditions continue to be favorable for locally heavy rain to develop because of the presence of an upper-level trough and ample tropical moisture near the Hawaiian Islands, National Weather Service forecasters in Honolulu say.


Related Topix: Weather, Hawaiian Airlines, Natural Disasters, Flood, Transportation, Hawaii, Hawaiian Holdings

Business Journal

Hawaiian Airlines reports $27M profit in Q2

Hawaiian Holdings , Inc., parent company of Hawaiian Airlines , on Tuesday reported a second-quarter profit of $27.3 million, or 43 cents per diluted share, compared to a profit of $11.3 million, or 21 cents per diluted share, for the same quarter in 2013.


Related Topix: Hawaiian Airlines, Transportation, Hawaiian Holdings

News Max

Delta, US Airways Cancel All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear

U.S. air carriers Delta Air Lines and US Airways, a unit of American Airlines Group, on Tuesday said they have halted flights to Israel to ensure passenger safety.


Related Topix: Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Transportation, Delta Galil Industries, Apparel, Delta Air Lines, US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Frontier Plans Flight Suspensions for Wilmington

Expect a reduction of Frontier Airlines flights out of Wilmington this winter. A New Castle Airport official tells the "News Journal" that starting December 12th, service to Denver, Chicago, Atlanta and Fort Myers will be "seasonally suspended."


Related Topix: Transportation, Frontier Airlines


Massive flight disruptions expected in China

Hundreds of flights to and from eastern China were canceled or delayed Monday and state media warned that more disruptions should be expected in the next few weeks.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Shanghai, China Travel, China Eastern Airlines Corporation,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Southwest Airlines Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Shares of Southwest Airlines have earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the fifteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, AnalystRatings.Net reports .


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Stanley

The News-Star

City hopes grant will help secure direct flights to Denver

Airport Director Ron Phillips and Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo discuss during a press conference Monday a grant application that could provide an incentive for United Airlines to begin direct flights between Monroe Regional and Denver International airports.


Related Topix: United Airlines, Monroe, LA, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Qwest

The Fresno Bee

JetBlue pilot among 6 arrested in Boston drug bust

Police say Maitland, Florida, resident John Manwaring and a woman with him were charged with heroin possession after Sunday's arrests in connection with drug dealing near the Boston Common public park.


Related Topix: Drugs, Transportation, JetBlue Airways, Maitland, FL, Drug Testing


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