Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 5, 2012 Only a small percent of airline passengers log on to the internet in-flight despite a growing number of airlines and private services
Nov 10, 2011 Alaska Airlines starts a trial run of biofuel-powered jets today.
Nov 4, 2011 Qantas flights are starting up again after the airline shutdown over the weekend in an effort to end a series of union strikes.
Oct 24, 2011 Southwest looked smart a couple of years ago when it managed to lock in low fuel prices before gas prices surged. Now it, too, has been caught by a volatile fuel market.
Oct 20, 2011 The parent company of American Airlines picked a risky strategy for growth. We'll see if it pans out.
Oct 6, 2011 American Airlines parent group loses over 40 percent before closing down almost a third.
Sep 30, 2011 A successful international airline company is expanding in the U.S., despite a lagging economy.
Sep 30, 2011 The competing aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Airbus rely on a lot of the same companies to get them everything from wings to warning lights. With a record number of orders for new airplanes, that could be a problem.
Sep 27, 2011 This week, Boeing delivers its first Dreamliner 787 to Japan. The company sank as much as $20 billion into developing the aircraft. Now it has to sell a lot of planes to earn that back.