3 Links I Love: American Says No Bankruptcy But Slashes Jobs, Delta Looks for Volunteers

3 Links I Love: American Says No Bankruptcy But Slashes Jobs, Delta Looks for Volunteers

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American Air CEO Says Bankruptcy Is an Option He Won’t ConsiderBloomberg
We have three related links this week. First, a recap of what American CEO Doug Parker said at an investment conference this week. (United CEO Scott Kirby seems to think the same thing

3 Links I Love: Emirates on COVID, Alitalia Being Alitalia, The Queen Flies High Again

3 Links I Love: Emirates on COVID, Alitalia Being Alitalia, The Queen Flies High Again

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Emirates’ Tim Clark: Coronavirus is a black swan event for the airline industryThe National
I’m a sucker for a CEO interview that actually has substance. Here’s a good interview with the (probably still) outgoing head of Emirates, Sir Tim Clark.

3 Links I Love: Capturing Flight Attendants, Hidden City Peril, Norwegian Sneakiness

3 Links I Love: Capturing Flight Attendants, Hidden City Peril, Norwegian Sneakiness

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A flight attendant is taking surreal photographs that show what flights look like in the middle of the pandemicInsider
These are some spectacularly-haunting photos of flight attendants working the line right now.

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3 Links I Love: Awful Data Points, Parking Airplanes on Opposite Sides of the World

3 Links I Love: Awful Data Points, Parking Airplanes on Opposite Sides of the World

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Impact of COVID-19: Data UpdatesA4A
The relatively mundane title belies the true ugliness you’ll find in this report. This is 15 slides of pure airline carnage. Might want to grab a …

3 Links I Love: Just How Empty Those Planes are, Virgin Australia on the Brink, Delta Clean

3 Links I Love: Just How Empty Those Planes are, Virgin Australia on the Brink, Delta Clean

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Ethics of Airline Bailouts in Spotlight With Virgin-Qantas FeudBloomberg
Quite the brawl going on down under. Virgin Australia wants the government to bail it out. Qantas sees blood in the water and wants no help. There has been talk of letting the airline fail …

3 Coronavirus-Free Links I Love: Goodbye to Midwest, KLM 747s, and Rick Rogers

3 Coronavirus-Free Links I Love: Goodbye to Midwest, KLM 747s, and Rick Rogers

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Wisconsin’s Midwest Express Airlines ends Elite partnershipch-aviation
Remember how Midwest Express was going to come back with chocolate chip cookies and all? Scratch that. The airline was going to outsource flying to Elite, but that has now fallen apart and descended into lawsuits. Midwest …

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