Cranky on the Web: A Fireside Chat With Cowen and Company, Travel is Difficult with Miles to Go

Cranky on the Web: A Fireside Chat With Cowen and Company, Travel is Difficult with Miles to Go

Happy weirdest 4th of July ever!

Fireside Chat with Brett Snyder, President, Cranky Concierge and President, Cranky Flier
Earlier this week, I (virtually) sat with Helane Becker, Cowen and Company’s airline industry analyst for an hour-long call about future demand, schedules, and more. This was meant for investors, but Helane … Read the post

Cranky on the Web: Visiting Friends and Relatives, American Fills Up Planes

Cranky on the Web: Visiting Friends and Relatives, American Fills Up Planes

American Airlines will book flights to full capacityAssociated Press
American has lifted its booking limits for travel starting July 1. The airline has data showing people don’t really change their behavior, even if they tweet angrily. That being said, the timing of the announcement could have been better.… Read the post

Cranky on the Web: JetBlue New Routes, Cleaning Supplies, SoCal Flights

Cranky on the Web: JetBlue New Routes, Cleaning Supplies, SoCal Flights

How JetBlue Just Flouted Airline Industry Norms by Launching New RoutesSkift
In case you missed it, JetBlue rolled out a bunch of new routes. I’m hoping to cover this next week when I have more information.

Sanitizer with your Stroopwafel? Many airlines are Read the post

Cranky on the Web: Flying Changes, Shrinking Airlines, and To Mask or Not

Cranky on the Web: Flying Changes, Shrinking Airlines, and To Mask or Not

Flying during the pandemic? Here’s what you need to knowCNBC
Here’s a look at the (near) future of flying and what will change.

Major Airlines Expected to Shrink After PandemicBlue Sky News
This publication is put out by Pittsburgh International Airport, … Read the post

Cranky on the Web: A New Cranky Podcast, Summer Predictions, More Refunds

Cranky on the Web: A New Cranky Podcast, Summer Predictions, More Refunds

Cranky Talk Episode 1 – The Phantom Refunds
We’ve been tinkering with expanding podcasting, and this week we’ve launched our very first consumer-focused Cranky Talk. We decided to start with a short look at the refund issue, and we’re already working on our second episode. You can listen below, by … Read the post

Cranky on the Web: Recovery Thoughts, Frontier’s Middle Seat, Air Canada’s Refund Refusal, Change Fees

Cranky on the Web: Recovery Thoughts, Frontier’s Middle Seat, Air Canada’s Refund Refusal, Change Fees

I sat down with Courtney Miller for a 35 minute discussion that ranged from Hawaii’s uniqueness to through on the recovery. Come on, you know you were just looking for a good way to kill 35 minutes this weekend. Here you go.

Q&A: Why some Read the post

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