American Airlines

American Eagle Airlines is changing its name to Envoy this spring, a move company officials say gives the carrier its own distinct identity. The move, officials contend, also eliminates confusion between the company’s current name and American Eagle, the regional flying brand of American Airlines.

ATLANTA — Even if the federal government lifts a ban on in-flight cell phone calls, Delta Air Lines will not allow passengers to make such calls, its CEO said on Wednesday. “Our customer research and direct feedback tell us that our frequent flyers believe voice calls in the cabin would…

Delta Air Lines on Thursday said it plans to add 18 daily nonstop flights to five destinations from Dallas Love Field in October 2014. The airline’s planned expansion will enhance competition at the airport with new nonstop service to New York-LaGuardia, Los Angeles, Detroit, and Minneapolis-St. Paul, Delta said. The…

While commercial air travel in the United States is relatively safe, Saturday’s crash is a stark reminder that air travel is not perfect. Here is a look at fatal airline crashes in the United States over the past two decades: — Asiana Airlines Flight 214, July 6, 2013: Two people…