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Delta’s Revenues From Premium Travel Surged in 2023

The carrier took a gamble in betting that premium travel would last. Delta generated $19.1 billion in revenue from premium seating, a 26% increase from last year.

Delta’s Revenues From Premium Travel Surged in 2023

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This All-Luxury Airline is Expanding Fast: Should the Big Carriers be Worried?

If the business plan is to be believed, Beond Airlines could be a major threat to traditional operators before the end of the decade.

This All-Luxury Airline is Expanding Fast: Should the Big Carriers be Worried?

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Jazz Funk: Kuwait’s Jazeera Airways Hits A Rough Patch

In this week’s edition, the Gulf Middle East takes center stage with a profile of Kuwait’s Jazeera Airways. Though rather small, Jazeera’s difficulties with overcapacity are afflicting carriers of all sizes across the region.

Jazz Funk: Kuwait’s Jazeera Airways Hits A Rough Patch

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Carl Icahn to Get Two Seats on JetBlue’s Board

The activist investor gained two seats on JetBlue's board after acquiring a nearly 10% stake in the company.

Carl Icahn to Get Two Seats on JetBlue’s Board

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Air Canada Ordered to Pay for Its Chatbot’s False Info

The AI that powers the latest chatbot craze is still in the experimental phase, but not everyone knows that. This example brings into question whether companies should be more cautious about experimenting with unreliable tech.

Air Canada Ordered to Pay for Its Chatbot’s False Info

Airline Weekly

A Surprise Thai Turnaround

In this week’s episode, Gordon Smith and Jay Shabat discuss how Thai Airways has shaken off its pandemic problems and emerged as one of the world's most profitable carriers.

A Surprise Thai Turnaround

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This Little-Known Korean Airline Is About to Shake Up European Travel

T'way Air is about to make the leap from regional low-cost player into a true transcontinental airline. History tells us that it may find this challenging.

This Little-Known Korean Airline Is About to Shake Up European Travel

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S&P Downgrades JetBlue’s Credit Rating

JetBlue’s credit rating was downgraded as the carrier struggles to return to profitability.

S&P Downgrades JetBlue’s Credit Rating

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First Deliveries of New Airbus A321XLR Plane Delayed Again

Developing new aircraft is rarely easy, but this fresh delay to the company’s flagship narrowbody jet program will come as a disappointment to Airbus and its customers.

First Deliveries of New Airbus A321XLR Plane Delayed Again

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Biden’s Billion-Dollar Boost for Airports: See 5 Projects Getting Funded

The latest round of funding is part of an effort to modernize U.S. airports.

Biden’s Billion-Dollar Boost for Airports: See 5 Projects Getting Funded