7 Cranky Posts That Were Wrong

7 Cranky Posts That Were Wrong

In the last of the series where I look back on the last 10 years of Cranky, I pull out some posts where I screwed up. I’d like to say that every post I’ve ever written has been completely, 100 percent right. I’m sure this is shocking to you, but …

Southwest Buys Labor Peace After Years of Fighting, Backs Itself Into a Corner

Southwest Buys Labor Peace After Years of Fighting, Backs Itself Into a Corner

Just before Labor Day weekend, Southwest’s pilots announced that they had come to an agreement with management on a new contract. Though a full tentative agreement isn’t out yet, early indications are that management almost entirely caved here. After 4 years of negotiating, the big question is now… why would …

1 Week Until Dorkfest and Cranky on the Web: United’s Polaris, Cranky Concierge Interview

1 Week Until Dorkfest and Cranky on the Web: United’s Polaris, Cranky Concierge Interview

REMINDER: We are one week away from this year’s Dorkfest. Next Saturday, come by In-N-Out at LAX between 11a and 1p. (Assuming it’s like other years, I’ll end up staying later.) We’ll eat burgers, watch airplanes, and talk shop. Oh, and yes, I have a bunch of Southwest swag to

3 Links I Love: Delta’s Hypocrisy, Sully Haters, American Pilots Integrate

3 Links I Love: Delta’s Hypocrisy, Sully Haters, American Pilots Integrate

This week’s featured link:
Delta’s “Fly America” complaints get stranger the closer you lookATW Editor’s Blog
Delta’s still mad at the Middle East carriers, and now it’s mad at JetBlue for using an Emirates codeshare to win Fly America contracts. (Those are the government contracts that must be …

Cranky’s 6 Favorite Fights

Cranky’s 6 Favorite Fights

No, it’s not a typo. This isn’t about my six favorite flights. Today, I’m talking about fights, and not ones started by commenters. (Ok, the fifth one was….)

Usually I’m more than happy to just opine from my ivory tower, but sometimes the subjects of my posts decide they want …

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