Articles tagged “dc”

Maglev Train Company Wants to Take Riders From NYC to DC in 40 Minutes

Maglev Train Company Wants to Take Riders From NYC to DC in 40 Minutes

Jeanne Kim, Quartz

A 2024 Olympics might be the only thing that would actually get the U.S. government and associated states to agree on the economics and construction of such a line.

3 years ago

Spirit Airlines Lost Bid for American’s Divested Slots at Reagan National Airport

Spirit Airlines Lost Bid for American’s Divested Slots at Reagan National Airport

Reuters

The slots went to JetBlue and Southwest instead of Spirit, but the admission of the slot loss highlights Spirit's goal of expanding service at major U.S. hubs.

4 years ago

JetBlue Wins Bid to Buy 12 Slot Pairs at Washington’s Reagan Airport

JetBlue Wins Bid to Buy 12 Slot Pairs at Washington’s Reagan Airport

Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

JetBlue lost out on the slots at LaGuardia Airport, but its new slots in D.C. will strengthen the airline's east coast presence outside its NYC headquarters.

4 years ago

Southwest, JetBlue Tell Government They Want American’s and US Airways Slots

Southwest, JetBlue Tell Government They Want American’s and US Airways Slots

David Welch, David McLaughlin, and Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

Southwest and JetBlue have a keen interest interest in the slots and there is the hope that American and US Airways would have to give up a bunch of them, and not just at DCA.

4 years ago