Winging It Archive: May, 2012

PHL would be US Airways' Asia hub

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Here's a tidbit for those snarky readers who whine about PHL getting new domestic routes operated by US Airways when it "should" be getting... Read more

American taking a look at US Airways' merger effort

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The critics scoffed a few weeks ago when US Airways announced support from three American Airlines unions for US's efforts to merge the carriers... Read more

How thousands of fees hurt airline competition

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Open Allies for Airfare Transparency,(www.faretransparency.org) an organization of travel agents, consumer groups and travel-reservations companies... Read more

American looking for growth on international routes

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American Airlines management believes it's going to continue running the company as it comes out of Chapter 11 protection, something US Airways... Read more

US Airways adds two PHL-Texas routes

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US Airways is adding new routes in September from PHL to Austin and San Antonio, Texas, two cities Southwest tried serving nonstop a few years... Read more

UPDATED: Spirit surprises: CEO caves on dying man's refund

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Sometimes, even the most hard-headed, disrespectful boors see the error of their ways. Read on about Spirit's CEO using some of his own money... Read more

Spirit carry-on bag fee could be $100

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Spirit Airlines, which serves Atlantic City, has been in the news recently for two reasons: First, it has declined to refund a non-refundable... Read more

Another questionable survey gives PHL poor marks

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You may have noticed (although I doubt it) that this blog seldom links to rankings or surveys by various magazines or other groups about favorite... Read more