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V.F., Tesla fall; Universal Display, Delta rise

Dec. 05, 2022 16:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Monday: Tesla Inc., down $12.41 to $182.45. The electric vehicle maker is reportedly planning to cut production in China. V.F. Corp., down $3.71 to $29.51. The...

US bid to kill American-JetBlue partnership goes to judge

Nov. 18, 2022 14:08 PM EST

Airline lawyers and the Justice Department delivered starkly contrasting views of an alliance between American Airlines and JetBlue during closing arguments Friday in a case that will test the Biden administration’s aggressive enforcement of antitrust laws. The partnership lets...

The best airlines for holiday travel on points

Oct. 24, 2022 09:05 AM EDT

If you’re seeing Halloween decorations at the store, you should take that as a sign the holiday travel season is just around the corner. Cue the expensive flights! If you’re relying on points and miles to cover the cost, you might want to consider whether booking award flights for the holidays...

Delta Air settles with pilot who raised safety concerns

Oct. 21, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

Delta Air Lines has settled allegations by a pilot who said the airline ordered her to undergo a psychiatric examination and barred her from flying in retaliation for raising safety concerns to company executives. The settlement approved Friday ends a long-running dispute in which a...

American Airlines posts $483 million profit for late summer

Oct. 20, 2022 18:16 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The three biggest U.S. airlines enjoyed a boffo summer, reaping a combined profit of more than $2 billion as Americans jammed on to planes despite fares that were sharply higher than a year ago. What pandemic? American Airlines said Thursday that it...

Delta posts $695 million Q3 profit, expects big holiday rush

Oct. 13, 2022 12:33 PM EDT

Delta Air Lines expects travelers will pack planes during the upcoming holidays despite higher fares and growing concerns over inflation and the economy. Delta posted a profit Thursday of $695 million in the third quarter as higher fares this summer and a lucrative credit-card...

American Airlines CEO defends JetBlue deal to federal judge

Oct. 05, 2022 13:56 PM EDT

The CEO of American Airlines said Monday that his airline needed a partnership with JetBlue because Delta Air Lines had bulked up through a merger sooner than American, had more takeoff and landing rights at New York airports, and fewer unionized workers. Robert Isom also conceded...

US case against American Airlines and JetBlue heads to court

Sep. 26, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The government's antitrust lawsuit against American Airlines and JetBlue begins Tuesday and the outcome could determine how closely the Biden administration examines other airline deals, including JetBlue's pending attempt to buy Spirit Airlines. The Justice...

Southwest forecasts a slower recovery in business travel

Sep. 15, 2022 11:21 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines said Thursday that corporate travel is recovering more slowly than the airline had expected, although that is offset by continuing strong demand from leisure travelers even after the end of the traditional summer vacation season. Southwest said...