Heidi N. Moore
May 1, 2012 In a first for an airline, Delta plans to pay $150 million for an oil refinery in Pennsylvania in a effort to bring some order to its fuel prices. But even if Delta's oil refinery deal works out well, fares are probably not going to drop.
Mar 19, 2012 Currently e-books are banned from planes during taxi, take-off and landing. But as New York Times reporter Nick Bilton discovered, the FAA has recently decided to take a "fresh look" at its digital reader policy.
Mar 12, 2012 Europe's biggest airlines say a new European tax on the carbon dioxide coming out their jet engines is a bad idea.
Mar 8, 2012 The Federal Aviation Administration is reporting that there will be more air travelers chasing fewer flights, pushing prices up.
Feb 24, 2012 The Dutch airline KLM has launched a new seating program. And no -- this isn't another story about paying for your aisle seat. KLM is going to let flyers choose who to sit next to based on their online profiles.
Feb 20, 2012 Consumers are not only feeling the pinch of higher gas prices at the pump. They are also getting hit with higher plane tickets as airlines pass rising jet fuel costs to passengers.
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.