Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 26, 2012 It's rumored that US Airways may soon merge with the bankrupt parent company of American Airlines. Mergers usually bring promises of frequent flier guarantees and hub airport assurances, but do they actually happen?
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 13, 2012 U.S. Airways is reportedly interested in a possible merger-type deal with American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp. One way it is showing its affection? Buying up domain names.
Mar 2, 2012 United and Continental airlines are merging their computer reservation systems tonight. Will it create sky-high problems or be smooth sailing?
Feb 8, 2012 The airplane manufacturer plans for costly fix to the mega-jumbo jet.
Feb 7, 2012 Congress has passed a bill to fund technology upgrades for the Federal Aviation Administration. But some unions say they lose out under the legislation, which also limits union activity.
Jan 27, 2012 If the United States wants to continue to be the major player in the global economy, it needs an efficient, robust aviation system.
Jan 19, 2012 Southwest CEO Gary Kelly discusses his airline's earnings and whether its business model has changed.
Jan 17, 2012 A company in Rhode Island has come out with a TSA-safe cupcake in response to the incident last month where a cupcake was confiscated in an airport for its gel-like frosting.