Esha Dey and Justin Bachman

Government, Business

Airlines Plunge After United Warns of ‘Essentially Zero’ Demand

An empty jet bridge hangs over the tarmac at JFK International Airport in New York on April 9. An empty jet bridge hangs over the tarmac at JFK International Airport in New York on April 9. (Angus Mordant/Bloomberg News)

U.S. airlines sank after United Airlines Holdings Inc. said travel demand was “essentially zero,” with no sign of improvement in the near term.

April 16, 2020