Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...cents, it sends an email if two adjacent seats become available. The service is available for Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and Virgin America but not for Delta Air Lines and some smaller carriers...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

...closes.FRIDAY, Oct. 23STOCKHOLM - Wireless equipment maker Ericsson releases its third-quarter earnings report.American Airlines Group Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.The Procter & Gamble Co. reports quarterly...

Airlines increasingly offer deals for off-peak travel as oil prices decline

ABOARD AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1223 - Airline fare wars are...15 one-way including taxes.American Airlines and ? to a lesser extent ? Delta...a $40.10 one-way ticket on American Airlines from New York's JFK Airport to...

American Airlines beats 2Q profit forecasts

...WORTH, Texas - Dramatically cheaper jet fuel helped American Airlines nearly double its second-quarter profit to $1...compared with the same quarter last year.That helped American Airlines Group Inc. report net income of $2.41 per share...

US stocks rise on optimism over Greek bailout deal

...Back in the U.S., airline stocks rallied after American Airlines, the nation's largest carrier, signaled that...year, down from an earlier forecast of 2 percent. American Airlines rose $1.54, or 3.9 percent, to $41.21...

Lightning strikes Columbia air passenger

...media outlets report an airport spokeswoman says the woman, whose identity hasn't been given, was traveling on an American Airlines flight Saturday.Airport officials say the plane was traveling from Hartford, Connecticut; to Charlotte, North...

Millions of fliers might want to buy new suitcases under new airline carry-on size guidelines

...wide by 7.5 inches deep. That's smaller than the current maximum size allowed by many airlines. For instance, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines all currently allow bags up to 22 inches by 14 inches by 9 inches ? although...

Airlines carve US into markets dominated by 1 or 2 carriers

...the mergers. The group noted that airlines have used their profits to buy new jets and update airport facilities.American Airlines CEO Doug Parker rejected the notion that consolidation has hurt travelers."We have increased flying out of each...

Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

...which has run charter flights from Florida to Cuba for years, just launched a new nonstop flight from New York. It is only open to travelers who are approved to visit Cuba. American Airlines and Sun Country Airlines also offer charters.

Airline collusion case could be difficult for government

...its initial phases. Letters went out this week to American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United...then a senior executive who would become CEO of American Airlines, expressed his anger about these fare wars in a...