Airlines

Southwest Airlines is expanding its footprint in Hawaii as the carrier grapples with the fallout from the grounded Boeing 737 by courting tourists with low fares from the West Coast.

Phil LeBeau reports on how the airline industry is facing another challenge with the groundings of the Boeing 737 MAX.

The U.S. economy will get a boost when Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jets return to flight, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told CNBC on Wednesday.

American Airlines has accused the unions representing its mechanics of a purposeful work slowdown to win leverage in contract talks, which has led to more than 900 flight cancellations over the last two months. Now it wants compensation from the unions.

For the fifth consecutive month, Boeing announced it has not ordered any of its 737 MAX planes. Phil LeBeau has more for us.

Boeing, yet again, received no new orders for its troubled 737 Max jets last month as the worldwide grounding of its best-selling plane enters its sixth month.

On this week’s “Market Monitor”, we speak with David Yepez. Senior Investment Analyst at Exencial Wealth Advisors, who gives us three stock names he says are relatively cheap and will grow double digits in the long term.

As the Boeing 737 MAX crisis continues, the airline industry is looking for replacement planes. Phil LeBeau has more for us from Mirabel, Quebec.

Boeing on Thursday said it will take a $4.9 billion charge in the second quarter due to the worldwide grounding of its 737 Max planes after two fatal crashes that killed 346 people.

San Diego International Airport is the best U.S. airport, according to a new report by The Points Guy.

The travel website examined 34 key factors including amenities, flight delays, cancellations and ride-hailing prices of the 50 busiest U.S. airports, to determine the list for 2019.

Airbus is beginning a major expansion in the U.S. by creating a new production line of its A220 aircraft in Alabama. Phil LeBeau reports.

European aerospace giant Airbus is pushing its growth in the U.S. with the start of production in Alabama for its A220 airplane.

When’s the last time you heard a female voice on an airplane come on and say, “This is your captain speaking” — not so many times as only six percent of the major U.S. airlines’ pilots are women. In our continuing coverage of closing the gender gap, Jane Wells is in Alaska at one of the top flight schools where its owned and operated by a woman.

The grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX has greatly impacted GE’s aviation sector. The ripple effect is being felt from the nation’s capital to the nation’s heartland. Phil LeBeau reports.

United Airlines is teaming up with security firm “Clear” to bring more biometric screenings across the nation’s airports where you can proceed through security a lot quicker. Phil LeBeau reports.