3 Links I Love: Delta’s Refinery Twists and Turns, Branson’s Troubles, Gogo Numbers

3 Links I Love: Delta’s Refinery Twists and Turns, Branson’s Troubles, Gogo Numbers

This week’s featured link

Delta Air Lines Bought an Oil Refinery. It Didn’t Go as Planned.The New York Times
The author clearly thinks that Delta’s refinery purchase was a mistake, but I’m not sure we’ll ever know. Did Delta’s pumping of jet fuel into the market lower the … Read the post

3 Links I Love: MAX Delayed Yet Again, US Customs Grows In Europe, Jet Exhaust Bad News

3 Links I Love: MAX Delayed Yet Again, US Customs Grows In Europe, Jet Exhaust Bad News

This week’s featured link

Boeing 737 MAX re-certification is not expected before OctoberAirway
Delays, delays, delays. As the Wall Street Journal reported, the MAX return is likely pushed into next year. But does anyone really care at this point?

Read the post
3 Links I Love: American Unplugged, Sun Country CEO Talks, The Breguet 941

3 Links I Love: American Unplugged, Sun Country CEO Talks, The Breguet 941

This week’s featured link

Best Of The Banter: Our PBB Interview With American Airlines’ Vasu RajaPlanePerspectives
You probably heard about Holly Hegeman’s PlaneBusiness Banter interview with American’s Chief Revenue Officer Vasu Raja, because Vasu does not hold back at all. She’s decided to post it publicly for all … Read the post

3 Links I Love: Allegiant’s Advantage, Frontier’s CEO Talks, A New Site You Need

3 Links I Love: Allegiant’s Advantage, Frontier’s CEO Talks, A New Site You Need

This week’s featured link

Allegiant CEO Shareholder LetterAllegiant
If you ever doubted that Allegiant was well-positioned for the future, read this letter to shareholders from CEO Maury Gallagher. I agree with just about everything he says. His thoughts on business travel are definitely concerning for the industry.

Read the post
3 Links I Love: Killing COVID With Light, Wizz Looks at Germany, Not Terrible New York Airports

3 Links I Love: Killing COVID With Light, Wizz Looks at Germany, Not Terrible New York Airports

This week’s featured link

GermFalcon to take flight as Honeywell UV Cabin SystemPaxex.aero
More than four years ago, I wrote about GermFalcon and its effort to get airlines to use UV light to clean interiors. All of a sudden, this became a much more exciting idea this year … Read the post

3 Links I Love: A Hawaiian Merger, Easier Changes, The TWA Terminal That Never Was

3 Links I Love: A Hawaiian Merger, Easier Changes, The TWA Terminal That Never Was

This week’s featured link

Mokulele Airlines and Makani Kai Air announce mergerHonolulu Star Advertiser
It’s not a merger involving Hawaiian but rather two Hawaiian airlines. Commuters Mokulele and Makani Kai will combine and fly under the Mokulele name. Makani Kai primarily focuses on Moloka’i… when it operates, but … Read the post

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

This week’s featured link

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 thingRead the post

3 Links I Love: Pan Am R&R Flights, Why Airports Die, A Delta Rumor I Hope Isn’t True

3 Links I Love: Pan Am R&R Flights, Why Airports Die, A Delta Rumor I Hope Isn’t True

This week’s featured link

Flight StatusThe Washington Post Magazine
It’s a long weekend so we all have more time to kill than usual. So, here’s a nice, long piece looking at the flight attendants who flew R&R flights for Pan Am into and out of Vietnam.

Read the post
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!