Airlines Doing It Again?

Airlines Doing It Again?
To recap a bit: My last blog mentioned that many sources, including Aviation Week & Space Technology (AW&ST) report that airlines are using fuel savings to increase profit, rather than competing for pax by increasing capacity and lowering prices. OTOH …
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Dubai airline Emirates rejects Delta apology over 9/11 comments
Relations have deteriorated since a group of U.S. airlines compiled a dossier claiming that major Gulf carriers had received $ 40 billion in subsidies and urged the U.S. government to renegotiate or scrap an Open Skies trade pact. Gulf carriers denied …
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Airline Grounds 128 Planes, Cancels Flights Due to Inspection Issue
DALLAS (TheBlaze/AP) — Southwest Airlines grounded one-fifth of its fleet Tuesday after it discovered inspections were missed. As of Wednesday morning federal officials gave them the green light to keep flying these planes provided they are checked …
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