Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines CEO and CNBC contributor, discusses Delta Air Lines’ response to the worldwide halting of flights following a systems outage.
Read this before planning that last-minute summer break
The summer traveling season is upon us, and this year has brought a whole host of problems for the travel and tourism industry.
Delta: Systems are improving, flights resuming
CNBC’s Susan Li reports the latest on flight disruptions for Delta Air Lines following a system outage.
Why terror attacks in Europe fail to make consumers stay home
Recent attacks in Germany and France are forcing businesses to consider whether there will be a long-term economic hit from the upsurge in terrorism.
Delta computer outage causes flight delays worldwide
The airline has suspended departing flights around the world after suffering a major system outage.
Delta outage triggers worldwide delays
Thousands of Delta passengers are grounded this morning due to a system-wide computer failure. Seth Kaplan, Airline Weekly, discusses.
Delta flights grounded
NBC News’ Tracie Strahan reports some passengers are now able to print boarding passes as flight delays continue.
Terrorism fears up the stakes for tourism as Europe travel falls ‘off a cliff’
Rising global risks are raising the stakes for worldwide tourism, a $7.2 trillion business.
Terrorism’s impact on travel and tourism
Sean Tipton, external affairs at ABTA, says there’s been a significant drop in travel to parts of the world affected by terrorism.
Travel is a very resilient industry: Euromonitor Intl
Wouter Geerts, travel analyst at Euromonitor International, talks about the state of the travel and tourism industry, with specific comment on Brexit and terrorism.
Delta flights grounded after system outage
NBC News’ Tracie Stahan reports Delta flights are cancelled after a nationwide system outage.
Delta computer failure grounds flights worldwide after power outage
Tens of thousands of passengers around the world were grounded indefinitely after a power outage caused a system-wide computer failure.
Top end of the travel market has been robust: Co-founder
Tom Marchant, co-founder of Black Tomato, says there is continued interest at the top end of the travel market for tailored experiences.
Airbus in trouble
The UK’s Serious Fraud Office has launched a criminal investigation into the dealings of Airbus. There are allegations of bribery, fraud and corruption.
Miami travel expert: ‘Expect to start seeing more Zika cases’
Gus Moore, director of Miami Tour Company, describes the impact of Zika on the travel industry in Miami.
Athenahealth CEO on screening for Zika
Jonathan Bush, Athenahealth Chairman & CEO, discusses Zika virus screening data and his views on combating the virus.
Bulls book a stay with Royal Caribbean
The “Fast Money Halftime Report” trader Jon Najarian discusses unusual trade activity in the options market involving Royal Caribbean.
Rio’s athletes tweet out housing concerns
CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla reports about Olympic village where athletes are residing during the events.
Stocks to Watch: August 5, 2016
Priceline, LinkedIn and Apple are making headlines on Wall Street this Friday morning to wrap up the trading week.
Priceline Q2 gross travel bookings beat estimates
Earnings are out for The Priceline Group. CNBC’s Susan Li reports. CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli, “Fast Money” trader Guy Adami, and Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management, weigh in.
Should Yellen follow Carney?
CNBC’s Steve Liesman and Aditi Roy report on the Bank of England’s interest rate cut and Brexit’s tourism impact.
Finding and fighting Zika
Dr. Scott Gottlieb, American Enterprise Institute Resident Fellow, discusses the Zika threat in the U.S. and how to the fight against the virus is progressing.