Articles tagged “sun country airlines”

Airline Weekly

5 Big Takeaways From This Week’s Skift Aviation Forum

Demand is robust but it's different — and the challenges very much real for the aviation industry as it exits the pandemic.

5 Big Takeaways From This Week’s Skift Aviation Forum

Airlines

Sun Country CEO Says Flying Amazon Cargo Allows Airline to ‘De-Peak’ Schedule

Sun Country Chief Jude Bricker made the case for why low-cost carriers are the real growth story in aviation. "Our cost structure isn't dependent on adding new airplanes or keeping our pilots junior." Take that, Scott Kirby.

Sun Country CEO Says Flying Amazon Cargo Allows Airline to ‘De-Peak’ Schedule

Airline Weekly

Sun Country Flips to Loss as Pilot Shortages Limit Flying, Idle Planes

Sun Country Airlines' successful, diversified business model met its match in the pilot shortage.

Sun Country Flips to Loss as Pilot Shortages Limit Flying, Idle Planes

Airline Weekly

How Sun Country Airlines Won a Unique Federal Grant, Thanks to Eau Claire, Wisconsin

The U.S. government got creative with a grant to fund new Sun Country Airlines flights to Eau Claire, Wis. The win opens the door to more budget airlines seeking federal funds to serve small cities.

How Sun Country Airlines Won a Unique Federal Grant, Thanks to Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Airlines

The Highest Paid U.S. Airline CEOs

It's little surprise that the CEO of most America's most financially sound big airline, Ed Bastian of Delta, was also the highest paid. But how does he stack up to his peers?

The Highest Paid U.S. Airline CEOs

Coronavirus

Why 2021 Is the Year of the Travel IPO

So far this year, a dozen travel companies went public or made plans to do so. A couple of them may shine. But the odds are stacked against this year's IPOs, on average, over the long term. Find out why.

Why 2021 Is the Year of the Travel IPO

Airline Weekly

Will Budget Airlines Like Allegiant, Frontier and Spirit Gain Share in the Recovery?

Will Budget Airlines Like Allegiant, Frontier and Spirit Gain Share in the Recovery?

Airlines

Hopes Dashed for a Quick U.S. Airline Recovery Amid Coronavirus Spikes

The messaging about the U.S. airline recovery includes some, shall we say, irrational exuberance. Sure, some people will always want or need to fly. But many more want to manage their risk, and that's hard to do when the United States can't control a raging pandemic.

Hopes Dashed for a Quick U.S. Airline Recovery Amid Coronavirus Spikes

Airlines

How Airlines Are Generating Revenue on Flights That Will Never Take Off

U.S airlines are selling a lot of flights they have no intention of operating. Consumers should beware.

How Airlines Are Generating Revenue on Flights That Will Never Take Off

Airlines

Tiny Sun Country Airlines’ Earlier Deal With Amazon May Just Help It Withstand the Crisis

Sun Country is betting its unusual model will help it endure the crisis better than other airlines. But it's no sure thing. The airline faces many of the same problems as other carriers.

Tiny Sun Country Airlines’ Earlier Deal With Amazon May Just Help It Withstand the Crisis