WestJet Joins Cargo Frenzy With First Dedicated Air Freighters
2 years ago
To survive this unprecedented time, many airlines and airports are going to have to take radical, new steps.
Jamie Freed, Reuters | 3 years ago
Like many airlines, Cathay Pacific underestimated the digital revolution and the threat of low-cost competition. It is playing catch up, and its recent financial results have not been pretty. But Cathay Pacific has an excellent brand, and it serves a lucrative home market. It should be OK.
Brian Sumers, Skift | 5 years ago
The extra room in cargo could be used to fit more passenger luggage (airlines make a nice profit from that) but most already travel with enough baggage. New ways to structure the cabin, using lost space in the hold to improve the passenger experience, would be most welcome.
Marisa Garcia, Skift | 7 years ago
Passengers will certainly JetBlue know how they feel -- one way or the other -- about the reduced pitch and extra seats added in JetBlue's A320s starting midway through 2016. Barring a passenger rebellion, the extra seats will be a financial bonanza for JetBlue.
Dennis Schaal, Skift | 7 years ago
We're waiting for the flight attendant caught on tape warning a customer that he can easily be replace with a quiet block of much more valuable cargo.
Marisa Garcia, Skift | 9 years ago
The wins with airlines are primarily symbolic as the vast majority of fins are transported by boat. A more successful attack on the practice is coming from a younger generation that doesn't see the need for shark fin soup.
Jasmine Wang and Kyunghee Park , Bloomberg | 10 years ago