This Week’s Featured Link
Travel chaos returns as Alaska Airlines blames … the calendar? – Seattle Times
Another month, another mess. Will it ever end? Maybe some day….
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Two for the Road
Avianca And Viva Shareholders Join Economic Ownership In A New Holding Company – Avianca
I didn’t mention this last week, but I should have. It’s very interesting to see Avianca pull Viva into its orbit. I’d argue that Avianca’s post-bankruptcy short-haul experience looks a lot more like what Viva does. So, a world where Viva is short-haul and Avianca is longer haul is compelling. Oh, and with Dec Ryan on the board, he’ll be very pleased to shake things up.
South Bay history: The control tower at LAX has come a long way since 1930 – Daily Breeze
Some great little tidbits in here, including how one of the old LAX towers was a repurposed US Forestry lookout tower.