The long and short of ‘premium economy’ – CNN Out of the Office
This week, I look at premium economy options in light of Delta’s decision to introduce it’s own version.
Delta Sees Empty Seats in January, but That May Not be Bad – BNET Headwinds
The January traffic roundup is in and Delta didn’t have the best month. If fares were high enough, however, that might not be bad.
Low-fare marriage of Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways may be a plus for Northeast Ohio – Cleveland Plain Dealer
I was asked about my thoughts on what would happen to Cleveland and Akron/Canton when the Southwest/AirTran merger was complete and my quote here doesn’t really make it clear. I can easily see both Cleveland and Akron/Canton having a place in the Southwest system, but it’s always possible that strategy could dictate otherwise.
United’s 757 Grounding: What It Really Says About Airline Safety – BNET Headwinds
United had to ground some 757s this week, but this isn’t all bad. It shows the strength of the airline safety culture.