Winging It Archive: July, 2012

Airline fees: How to annoy company travel managers

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The people who manage travel for corporations and other organizations are steamed these days about the difficulty they have in knowing the... Read more

Airline earnings news, Spirit to PHL

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That time of the year again, with airlines reporting second-quarter earnings. Southwest was among the first, revealing a good quarter despite... Read more

US Airways, American CEOs meet and chat

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Here in the midst of earnings season, it sure looks more and more likely that US Airways and American could become one big airline in the not-too-distant... Read more

Questions linger over Delta's oil refinery buy

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Thje Inquirer's Linda Loyd has an informative story today about questions that some analysts still have about the wisdom of Delta Air Line's... Read more

Airlines object to regulation on in-flight family seating

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We've posted articles in the past about the problem of families not being able to sit togetther on airline flights because of widespread holding... Read more

Does fee-crazy, money-making Spirit have a soul?

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Recall that great made for TV story about Spirit over last weekend, the one about taking 19 hours to get a planeload of passengers from Los... Read more

What US Airways has been waiting for

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Here for the record is Linda Loyd's Inquirer story yesterday on American saying it's got to think about merger ... and we know what that means... Read more

Amtrak: PHL fliers' best friend

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Very little is likely to be more helpful in the years ahead for PHL air travelers than what Amtrak has planned for the ground in the Northeast... Read more