Airline Industry

The Economy class with LED cabin lighting is seen on the United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Los Angeles International Airport. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Airlines Consider ‘Economy Minus’ Seats With Less Room, Lower Price

An un-named major airline is now tinkering with the idea of offering something called Economy Minus, with less legroom and seats that don’t recline at a discount price.


Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: The Outlook For Airlines

KCBS In Depth interview with David Cush, President and CEO of Virgin America, who has a positive outlook for the airline industry.



Future Still Bumpy For Airlines In Bay Area Airports

At first blush, it appeared there was some good news about the airline industry. Some carriers were hanging help wanted signs and adding flights.