Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...available for Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and Virgin America but not for Delta Air Lines and some smaller carriers.? Check the airline's Web site five days before the trip. That's when some elite fliers...

Deal to buy Starwood will make Marriott world's largest hotel chain

...closely watching the deal. Starwood has a beloved frequent guest program with partnerships with American Express, Delta Air Lines and Uber. Marriott has a much larger program with partnerships with Chase and United Airlines.Marriott CEO Arne...

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

...Tickets were being offered for $15 one-way including taxes.American Airlines and ? to a lesser extent ? Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are matching some of the discount fares. By doing so, they actually undercut the ultra-low-cost...

US sues over proposed deal between United, Delta at Newark

...acquire 24 takeoff and landing slots at Newark Liberty International Airport.Federal officials said the deal with Delta Air Lines would have given United, already the dominant airline at the airport, an even greater competitive advantage that...

US sues over proposed deal between United and Delta over takeoff slots at Newark airport

...acquire 24 takeoff and landing slots at Newark from Delta Air Lines. Officials said United already controls 73 percent...Holdings Inc. fell 9 cents to close at $60.06. Delta Air Lines Inc. shares dropped 33 cents to $50.30.

Delta tops 3Q profit forecasts

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $1.32 billion.The Atlanta-based company said it had profit...

United Airlines CEO resigns in scandal linked to ex-official with Aiken ties

...ental Airlines before it merged with United in 2010. He has been under pressure for years as United was slower than Delta Air Lines to return to profitability.A filing Tuesday with the Se cur ities and Exchange Com mis sion described terms of Smisek's...

On-time performance improves at most US airlines, but half of Spirit flights in June were late

...good weather, finished on top, with 90.5 percent of its flights landing on time, followed by Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Virgin America, all three of which beat 80 percent.Spirit performed poorly at nearly all airports it serves...

US stocks rise on optimism over Greek bailout deal

...down from an earlier forecast of 2 percent. American Airlines rose $1.54, or 3.9 percent, to $41.21. Delta Air Lines jumped $1.91, or 4.7 percent, to $42.46.Investors will start focusing on second-quarter earnings next...

Aviation mechanics program takes off at Augusta Tech

...Tech campuses.Locally, Augusta Aviation and Standard Aero are the main employers, but nine companies, including Delta Air Lines and Gulf stream, have joined Deal's High-Demand Career Initiative to work with the state's technical college...