American Airlines Will Make First Class Classier on Some Jets – Skift
Brian Sumers was the first to get official confirmation that American will be fixing First Class on its newly-configured “Oasis” 737s with 172 seats. Those who fly in First should be happy, but coach isn’t being touched. As I was quoted as saying in the piece, that doesn’t surprise me. No, this isn’t some diatribe about how airlines only care about premium cabins. It’s just that from what I hear, coach isn’t all that uncomfortable. First, however, was a mess, so this change makes sense. That being said, it’s still a whole lot of seats on that airplane…
Sabre says DOJ suit mischaracterizes Farelogix acquisition – Travel Weekly
I must admit I’m a little confused by the DOJ’s decision to go after the Sabre purchase of Farelogix on antitrust grounds. Then again, that also requires trusting Sabre’s intentions to be good. I’m willing to make that leap.