| Jan 1, 2014
| 8:00 AM
U.S. airlines had more flights arriving on time, fewer passengers bumped from flights (or involuntarily denied boarding in airline lingo), fewer lost bags and fewer customer complaints last year, according to an analysis of Department of Transportation...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:11 AM
United Airlines has long been the drunk uncle of American carriers -- tolerated at the table when there's no alternative, avoided whenever possible. In the latest airline quality rating survey released in April by researchers at Purdue, United came in...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Thursday called on Los Angeles and Inland Empire officials to work together to restore the economic health of LA/Ontario International Airport, which has lost more than 40% of its passengers since 2007.
In a letter to...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:50 PM
American Airlines parent AMR Corp. and US Airways Group officially announced their $17 billion merger Monday, creating the world’s largest airline and likely marking the end to a wave of major-carrier consolidation that has helped put U.S....
| Dec 22, 2013
| 6:47 PM
A new runway is allowing airplanes coming into O'Hare International Airport to shave several precious minutes off their time in the air but is also forcing those jets to spend more minutes taxiing to their gates after they have landed.
The new east-west...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:56 PM
American Airlines officially emerged from bankruptcy, closing a blockbuster deal with US Airways to become the world's largest airline.
The parent companies of the two airlines, AMR Corp. and US Airways Group Inc., formally became American Airlines...
| Dec 10, 2013
Ask travelers what the federal government did for them this year, and you'll probably get a shrug, at best -- or a rant about sequestration, national park closings and the Transportation Security Administration, at worst.
But there's actually a...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Highlight clips, clunky catchphrases and video "chalk talks" are likely not welcome on Rachel Nichols' new sports program. "Unguarded" may represent CNN's first stab at the genre in more than a decade, but the self-described "total adrenalin junkie" hopes...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Sony Music has filed suit against United Airlines, claiming that it is infringing its copyrights because it has not obtained permission to offer music from artists ranging from Carrie Underwood to Bruce Springsteen in its in-flight entertainment...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:04 AM
United Airlines has received the largest fine the federal government has charged an airline for leaving passengers stranded on delayed flights.
The U.S. Department of Transportation issued a $1.1 million fine against the Chicago-based carrier for...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
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| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:13 PM
The United Center and its namesake airline on Wednesday announced a new sponsorship deal that will retain the stadium’s name for the next 20 years.
Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The stadium, home to the Bulls and Blackhawks,...