Richard Branson’s Green Streak

Richard Branson’s Green Streak

bransonIf you read the newspaper, watch tv, or have any other connection with the outside world, you probably know that Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin empire (including Virgin Atlantic Airways), is pretty good at drawing attention to himself (look left). This week, it was plastered all over the …

Aloha Means Hello and Goodbye

Aloha Means Hello and Goodbye

The first casualty in the battle for Hawai’i (see this post) has arrived. No, it’s not an airline going away (yet), but it does involve nice looking airplanes.

Island Air had been operating 37 seat Dash-8 aircraft for years, but recently, they decided to expand with three 74 seat
Skybus

Skybus

skybusWho’s ready to get on the Skybus?

Well, if you live in Columbus (Ohio), you might be interested, because they’re based right in your backyard.
Skybus seems to have been in the works for quite some time, but they haven’t been able to get things up and running yet. They
New Delta Flights and More

New Delta Flights and More

I guess Delta figures that they’ve already done enough expansion at JFK for now so they’re refocusing out West. We saw the first round of that with the establishment of the mini-hub at LAX, and now it’s growing even more.

  • LAX – Jacksonville (Florida) once daily starting Dec 15
  • LAX
US Airways Merger Update

US Airways Merger Update

US Airways sent me an update this week on the latest and greatest happenings with the merger, primarily focused on the website. For those who don’t get US Airways’ mailings but do use the website, I thought this was a very well written and helpful email.

The main point to …

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