Articles tagged “peoplexpress”

Palm Beach Airport’s Risky Bet on PEOPLExpress Airline

Palm Beach Airport’s Risky Bet on PEOPLExpress Airline

Linda Santacruz, The Palm Beach Post

We can't help but agree with Brancatelli's skepticism about the airline's prospects.

5 years ago

PEOPLExpress Begins Palm Beach Service With 2 1/2-Hour Delay

PEOPLExpress Begins Palm Beach Service With 2 1/2-Hour Delay

Arlene Satchell , Sun Sentinel

We trust -- or hope -- that the possibly weather-related delay of PEOPLExpress' first flight into Palm Beach isn't an omen of things to come. Passengers in small airports around the country are yearning for more direct flights to their favorite destinations and the startup airline is modestly filling that gap.

5 years ago

Budget Airline PEOPLExpress Starts Selling Tickets

Budget Airline PEOPLExpress Starts Selling Tickets

Beaver County Times

Hey, looks like this little airline, PEOPLExpress, will finally get off the ground, with the help of Vision Airlines, of course. PEOPLExpress is more of a brand than an airline, though, because Vision Airlines will be operating the flights.

5 years ago

PEOPLExpress to Begin Flying in Partnership with Vision Airlines

PEOPLExpress to Begin Flying in Partnership with Vision Airlines

Virginian-Pilot

It's been a two-year slog for PEOPLExpress as it struggled with funding, but now the iconic brand gets a chance through a partnership with Vision Airlines. With a handful of flights, PEOPLExpress has little in common with the aforementioned People Express.

5 years ago

People Express Airlines Still Waiting for Funding is Taking Pilot Applications

People Express Airlines Still Waiting for Funding is Taking Pilot Applications

Cathy Grimes, Daily Press

People Express Airlines seems like it is off to a rocky start, with a CEO exiting in December, and it is still waiting to finalize funding. One of its biggest assets for now appears to be its name.

5 years ago

Reborn People Express airline buys a troubled carrier to help FAA certification

Hugh Lessig, Newport News Daily Press

People Express has had a number of bumps along the road to re-building the loved-yet-shuttered low-cost carrier from the 1980s. Buying XTRA lets it cut to the front of the line and start conducting operations with its Boeing 737 passenger jets.

6 years ago