Articles tagged “irregular operations”

Southwest Airlines Blames Chicago Midway Deicing Shortage on ‘Supply Challenges’

Southwest Airlines Blames Chicago Midway Deicing Shortage on ‘Supply Challenges’

Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

Southwest is blaming this mishap on its vendors. That's fine, but ultimately this is Southwest's fault. The suppliers work for the airline.

5 months ago

JFK Airport’s Terminal Setup Contributed to the Storm-Recovery Fiasco

JFK Airport’s Terminal Setup Contributed to the Storm-Recovery Fiasco

Brian Sumers, Skift

Most of the world's airports have lots of "common-use gates" that can be used by any carrier. Not JFK. It operates under a different model, and that has been a big problem over the past week.

6 months ago