Articles tagged “skift airline weekly”

The Top 10 Airline Industry Developments in 2019

The Top 10 Airline Industry Developments in 2019

Jay Shabat, Skift

It was yet another tumultuous year in the airline industry with many storied names (Thomas Cook, for example) going under and the grounding of one of the world’s best-selling jets (the Boeing 737 Max). No one said aviation was an easy business.

2 months ago

The Worst Airline Prediction of the Past 15 Years

The Worst Airline Prediction of the Past 15 Years

Jay Shabat, Skift

Skift Airline Weekly celebrates its 15th anniversary this month, and we're taking a look back at some of our highlights. We learned in 2008 the danger of making airline predictions, especially when an airline has its government's support.

8 months ago

Celebrating 15 Years of Skift Airline Weekly Making an Impact

Celebrating 15 Years of Skift Airline Weekly Making an Impact

Madhu Unnikrishnan and Jay Shabat, Skift

The airline and media worlds have changed remarkably since Skift Airline Weekly published its first issue in 2004. Here we take a look at how we started and what the future might hold.

8 months ago

The Most Amazing Airline Failures of the Past 15 Years

The Most Amazing Airline Failures of the Past 15 Years

Madhu Unnikrishnan, Skift

The airline industry is a tough business. Dozens of carriers have gone belly-up since Skift Airline Weekly began publishing in 2004. We picked 10 of the most interesting bankruptcy and grounding stories in the last 15 years.

8 months ago