Tomorrow is Dorkfest! Hope to see some of you at In-N-Out by LAX between 11 and 1p…
This week’s featured link:
How United’s Working to Right the Ship: An Interview With UA Leaders – The Points Guy
Chris Sloan did an interview with United COO Greg Hart and CCO Andrew Nocella. It’s a long read and worthwhile, but I found it interesting that some of the comments made seem to go against what Scott Kirby told me and others at Boyd this year. In particular, the COO says the airline is investing in the Dulles facility while Scott Kirby sounded like that wasn’t the case.
Two for the road:
American CEO on Gulf Carrier Pact: ‘Someone Is Cheating Already’ – Skift
I listened to the A4A summit and heard the whole interview with Doug Parker. As Skift points out, there’s already some talk about whether the Gulf Carriers aren’t holding up their end of the bargain on the recent agreement between the US and UAE. Of course, the agreement itself was entirely nebulous and nothing is really being broken here, but it sounds like it might be time for rhetoric to start up again.
Former Sun Country owner learned a lesson: ‘Don’t fly under the radar’ – Minneapolis StarTribune
A few interesting nuggets as the former owners talk about owning Sun Country.