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San Antonio Express-News
Why Shares of Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air, and Virgin America Plunged in JanuaryWhat: Airlines with significant international exposure have faced severe unit r
Why Shares of Southwest Airlines, Alaska Air, and Virgin America Plunged in January
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 minutes ago
What: Airlines with significant international exposure have faced severe unit revenue pressure from the strong dollar and falling fuel surcharges over the past year. By comparison, domestic airlines like Southwest Airlines , Alaska Air , and Virgin... Read more
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Daily Mail
Red Lobster sales up 33% after Beyonce mentioned it in FormationRed Lobster sales jumped up 33% in just one day after Beyoncé mentioned the sea
Red Lobster sales up 33% after Beyonce mentioned it in Formation
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Red Lobster sales jumped up 33% in just one day after Beyoncé mentioned the seafood diner in her latest song Formation Beyoncé cites Red Lobster in Formation which was released on Saturday In the song, she says she takes a man to the seafood chain... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Senate approaches tax cuts one piece at a timeTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Senate, which has yet to settle on a bottom-line figure
Senate approaches tax cuts one piece at a time
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Senate, which has yet to settle on a bottom-line figure for tax cuts, continues to review potential revenue reductions one piece at a time. Senators are looking at the issue as Gov. Rick Scott calls for more than $1 billion... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Denver International Airport Sets All-Time Record for Passenger TrafficDenver International Airport (DEN) set an all-time record for passenger traffic
Denver International Airport Sets All-Time Record for Passenger Traffic
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 hours ago
Denver International Airport (DEN) set an all-time record for passenger traffic in 2015 with more than 54 million travelers – marking the second consecutive year of record-setting traffic in Denver. A total of 54,014,502 passengers traveled though... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
El Paso airport passenger traffic declinesFeb. 09--Passenger traffic declined slightly last year at El Paso International
El Paso airport passenger traffic declines
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 hours ago
Feb. 09--Passenger traffic declined slightly last year at El Paso International Airport, continuing a downward trend that began several years ago. "We just don't have the number of (airline passenger) seats we had in previous years. We're trying to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
American, other airlines offer ticket-change waivers as snow approachesFeb. 09--Ahead of the winter storm expected here Monday nightand Tuesday, Ameri
American, other airlines offer ticket-change waivers as snow approaches
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 hours ago
Feb. 09--Ahead of the winter storm expected here Monday nightand Tuesday, American Airlines announced it will waive ticket change fees and fare differences for customers who want to postpone travel. "We're planning normal operations, but we have a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bad customer service? These four steps will fix the problemMany small-business owners get so caught up in their day-to-day operations that
Bad customer service? These four steps will fix the problem
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Many small-business owners get so caught up in their day-to-day operations that they forget about the customers they’re working so hard to please. That can lead to poor customer service, which experts say has the potential to become a much bigger... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport sets passenger record in 201544 million passengers used the Phoenix airport, an increase of 4.5 percent. A
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport sets passenger record in 2015
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
44 million passengers used the Phoenix airport, an increase of 4.5 percent. A Super Bowl boost, blockbuster spring break and generally strong travel demand combined to send a record number of travelers through Phoenix Sky Harbor International... Read more
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Daily Mail
Red Lobster mocked in hilarious tweets'You had one job': for failing to capitalize on Beyonce's shout out in her new
Red Lobster mocked in hilarious tweets
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
'You had one job': for failing to capitalize on Beyonce's shout out in her new song Beyonce mentions Red Lobster in song Formation released on Saturday Company were ridiculed for waiting 8 hours to respond to... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
United Airlines resumes early family boarding on Feb. 15People with kids can board before elite frequent fliers When United Airlines d
United Airlines resumes early family boarding on Feb. 15
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
People with kids can board before elite frequent fliers When United Airlines did away with early boarding for families in 2012, a blogger for Parenting magazine called the move a crock of "Diaper Genie'' because it was designed to simplify... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Which airlines let families with children board early?NEW YORK — United Airlines is trying to bring back a bit of the friendly skies,
Which airlines let families with children board early?
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — United Airlines is trying to bring back a bit of the friendly skies, allowing families with young children to board early. The move, which takes effect Feb. 15., lets families with children age 2 and under get settled in their seats... Read more
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Business Standard India
Airlines reap record profits, and passengers get peanutsFor now, airline executives have been clear about their priorities: To show imp
Airlines reap record profits, and passengers get peanuts
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
For now, airline executives have been clear about their priorities: To show improvements in their financial performanceFor now, airline executives have been clear about their priorities: To show... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis has virtually all campaign money for 13th DistrictThere are four candidates for Congress in Illinois' 13th District. Together th
Davis has virtually all campaign money for 13th District
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
There are four candidates for Congress in Illinois' 13th District. Together they have $969.310.65 in their campaign funds. U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis has $962,412.40 of that sum. To the incumbents go all the advantages. Davis, a Republican from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fliers say benefits few from airlinesHelped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits. But for ma
Fliers say benefits few from airlines
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits. But for many passengers this has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels. The four biggest domestic carriers -- American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Southwest Airlines Appoints Grace D. Lieblein To Its Board Of DirectorsMost Recently Served As VP For Global Quality For General Motors The Board of
Southwest Airlines Appoints Grace D. Lieblein To Its Board Of Directors
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
Most Recently Served As VP For Global Quality For General Motors The Board of Directors of Southwest Airlines has appointed Grace D. Lieblein as a member of the Board. Lieblein most recently served as Vice President, Global Quality for General... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
American Airlines shares the oil dividendThe air travel business is having a Goldilocks moment, so can we just enjoy the
American Airlines shares the oil dividend
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
The air travel business is having a Goldilocks moment, so can we just enjoy the ride? On Friday, American Airlines Group said it earned more profit in 2015 than any airline ever. That’s after paying big salary increases to most employees, who now... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Airlines pulling in record profits, and passengers get peanutsHelped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for ma
Airlines pulling in record profits, and passengers get peanuts
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for many passengers this sudden bonanza has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels. The four biggest domestic carriers — American Airlines, Southwest... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Airlines reap record profits, and passengers get peanutsHelped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for ma
Airlines reap record profits, and passengers get peanuts
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for many passengers this sudden bonanza has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels. The four biggest domestic carriers — American Airlines, Southwest... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Airlines offering refunds for travel to Zika areasTwo major U.S. airlines are offering refunds to passengers worried about the Zi
Airlines offering refunds for travel to Zika areas
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
Two major U.S. airlines are offering refunds to passengers worried about the Zika virus outbreak in many tropical countries. United Airlines says customers booked to fly to areas affected by the virus can reschedule or get refunds. American Airlines... Read more
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Boston Globe
Airlines Reap Record Profits, and Passengers Get PeanutsHelped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for ma
Airlines Reap Record Profits, and Passengers Get Peanuts
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for many passengers this sudden bonanza has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels. The four biggest domestic carriers — American Airlines, Southwest... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
High pay, job security and profit-sharing -- and Southwest pilots are picketing?For the first time ever, pilots at Southwest Airlines gathered on the picket li
High pay, job security and profit-sharing -- and Southwest pilots are picketing?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
For the first time ever, pilots at Southwest Airlines gathered on the picket line this week. And when they said, predictably, that the protest wasn’t about the money, they were right. It’s about the guaranteed money. For Southwest, that makes all... Read more
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Investopedia
Analyzing Southwest's Return on Equity (ROE) (LUV)Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE: LUV) reported a return on equity (ROE) of 25.
Analyzing Southwest's Return on Equity (ROE) (LUV)
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
Southwest Airlines Company (NYSE: LUV) reported a return on equity (ROE) of 25.5% in the 12 months ending in September 2015. During that 12-month period, the airline operator generated net income of $1.8 billion on average shareholder equity of $7.2... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Fans flock to decked-out DIA to fly to Bay Area for Super BowlDENVER -- It's finally here -- Super Bowl Weekend. Many fans will be watching
Fans flock to decked-out DIA to fly to Bay Area for Super Bowl
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER -- It's finally here -- Super Bowl Weekend. Many fans will be watching the Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers from home or a sports bar. But lucky fans who were able to snag tickets are heading to the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday. And... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Fans flock to decked-out DIA to fly to Bay Area for Super BowlDENVER -- It's finally here -- Super Bowl Weekend. Many fans will be watching
Fans flock to decked-out DIA to fly to Bay Area for Super Bowl
KWGN Denver / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER -- It's finally here -- Super Bowl Weekend. Many fans will be watching the Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers from home or a sports bar. But lucky fans who were able to snag tickets are heading to the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday. And... Read more
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CBS News
Airlines offer refunds, changes for Zika-wary travelersThe Zika virus is spreading rapidly, and has prompted many airlines to offer re
Airlines offer refunds, changes for Zika-wary travelers
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
The Zika virus is spreading rapidly, and has prompted many airlines to offer refunds or changes to passengers who no longer wish to travel to affected destinations. The mosquito-borne virus has been detected in more than two dozen countries and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obama oil tax proposal would cost motoristsConsumers — not petroleum companies — will likely foot the bill for President O
Obama oil tax proposal would cost motorists
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
Consumers — not petroleum companies — will likely foot the bill for President Obama's proposed $10 tax per barrel of oil, an administration official and a prominent analyst said Thursday. Energy companies will simply pass along the cost to... Read more
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USA Today
Obama oil tax proposal would cost motoristsConsumers — not petroleum companies — would ultimately foot the bill for Presid
Obama oil tax proposal would cost motorists
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Consumers — not petroleum companies — would ultimately foot the bill for President Obama's proposed $10 tax per barrel of oil, the administration and analysts agreed. Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.com, said Thursday in an... Read more
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Denver Post
Lunchtime Broncos fans rally at Skyline Park ice rinkThe spirit was hot, but the fans were chilly at lunchtime Thursday for the Sout
Lunchtime Broncos fans rally at Skyline Park ice rink
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
The spirit was hot, but the fans were chilly at lunchtime Thursday for the Southwest Airlines Drive to the Championship Pep Rally around the ice skating rink at Skyline Park. "I can't feel my feet, but that'll make them better for kicking Cam... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
NEWSROOM BLOG — Jackson mayor finally speaks on airport issueJackson Mayor Tony Yarber has been the invisible man in the debate over control
NEWSROOM BLOG — Jackson mayor finally speaks on airport issue
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Jackson Mayor Tony Yarber has been the invisible man in the debate over control of Jackson Medgar Wiley-Evers International Airport, leaving it to others to argue against taking control of the airport away from Jackson City Hall. Not wanting to... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Mexican Cuisine Tucson StyleWe went out west, southwest really, to visit friends in Tucson several months a
Mexican Cuisine Tucson Style
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
We went out west, southwest really, to visit friends in Tucson several months ago. I’d promised my friend, former Chattanoogan, Mike Deitch on several occasions that I would be present at one of his three children’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah. There are not... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Southwest Pilots Picket Outside Love FieldFor the first time ever, pilots for Southwest Airlines picketed outside their h
Southwest Pilots Picket Outside Love Field
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
For the first time ever, pilots for Southwest Airlines picketed outside their home base of Dallas Love Field Wednesday. They also set up a picket line outside the company's headquarters building. Pilots say they're frustrated after four years of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Boeing focuses on early 737 MAX delivery: CFOSEATTLE: Boeing Co said on Wednesday it was working to deliver its new 737 MAX
Boeing focuses on early 737 MAX delivery: CFO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SEATTLE: Boeing Co said on Wednesday it was working to deliver its new 737 MAX single-aisle aircraft ahead of schedule next year, provided the company can complete testing on time and customers are ready to receive it. "It's a little early to raise... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damageA pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion b
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damage
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
A pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion blew a hole through a jetliner says things would have been much worse had the blast occurred at a higher altitude. That's because it could have led to explosive... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damageA pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion b
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damage
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 days ago
A pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion blew a hole through a jetliner says things would have been much worse had the blast occurred at a higher altitude. That's because it could have led to explosive... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damageA pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion b
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damage
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
A pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion blew a hole through a jetliner says things would have been much worse had the blast occurred at a higher altitude. That's because it could have led to explosive... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Southwest pilots participate in historic protestDALLAS -- Hundreds of pilots for Southwest Airlines held an informational picke
Southwest pilots participate in historic protest
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
DALLAS -- Hundreds of pilots for Southwest Airlines held an informational picket against the airline Wednesday at Love Field Airport, the first in the company’s history. The pilots say they are bringing attention to what they consider pay levels and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Upgrades planned for the Keys' two public airportsA lengthened runway at Key West International Airport is among several airport
Upgrades planned for the Keys' two public airports
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
A lengthened runway at Key West International Airport is among several airport projects proposed at a cost of nearly $2 million. Monroe County commissioners, meeting Feb. 10 in Key West, will be asked to start a 30-day public comment period on the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overNEW YORK (AP) - Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation i
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline... Read more
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Daily Herald
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overNEW YORK -- Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK -- Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline said... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damageA pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion b
Emergency landings after explosions, structural damage
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
A pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion blew a hole through a jetliner says things would have been much worse had the blast occurred at a higher altitude. That's because it could have led to explosive... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overNEW YORK (AP) — Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation i
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SAE Boss Resigns, Zero Flies Over Japan, Diamond Builds DornierAlso: Transgender Pilots, Upset Prevention and Recovery, Southwest Airlines, Fe
SAE Boss Resigns, Zero Flies Over Japan, Diamond Builds Dornier
The Aero-News Network / Posted 6 days ago
Also: Transgender Pilots, Upset Prevention and Recovery, Southwest Airlines, FedEx, GE Cuts Jobs, Joint Base Lewis-McChord The Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo faced some tough challenges this year because of the weather, and it appears there may be... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SAE Boss Resigns, Zero Flies In Japan, Diamond Builds DornierAlso: Transgender Pilots, Upset Prevention and Recovery, Southwest Airlines, Fe
SAE Boss Resigns, Zero Flies In Japan, Diamond Builds Dornier
The Aero-News Network / Posted 6 days ago
Also: Transgender Pilots, Upset Prevention and Recovery, Southwest Airlines, FedEx, GE Cuts Jobs, Joint Base Lewis-McChord The Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo faced some tough challenges this year because of the weather, and it appears there may be... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overRichard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the w
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline said... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overNEW YORK (AP) � Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation i
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes overNEW YORK (AP) � Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation i
Delta Air Lines CEO Anderson to retire, president takes over
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) � Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta-based airline... Read more
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ABC News
Emergency Landings After Explosions, Structural DamageA pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion b
Emergency Landings After Explosions, Structural Damage
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
A pilot who made an emergency landing in Somalia's capital after an explosion blew a hole through a jetliner says things would have been much worse had the blast occurred at a higher altitude. That's because it could have led to explosive... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Mental makeup often determines which MLB prospects succeed, and which ones fail Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 11:47 AM Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 11:47 AM BOSTON — He
Mental makeup often determines which MLB prospects succeed, and which ones fail
The Providence Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 11:47 AM Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 11:47 AM BOSTON — He just wanted to get away.San Francisco general manager Bobby Evans can still remember the... Read more
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Investopedia
Zika Infects the Travel IndustryDozens of international industries have been affected by the aggressive spread
Zika Infects the Travel Industry
Investopedia / Posted 6 days ago
Dozens of international industries have been affected by the aggressive spread of Zika, the mosquito-borne virus for which no vaccine or cure is currently available. Nevertheless, the travel industry is in the forefront of this crisis as it addresses... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
United lets families board early, reversing 4-year policyThe move, which takes effect Feb. 15., lets families with children age two and
United lets families board early, reversing 4-year policy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The move, which takes effect Feb. 15., lets families with children age two and under get settled in their seats before the rush of other passengers clamoring for overhead bin space. United was the last holdout. It has forced families to board with... Read more
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