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United Airlines’ Plan to Beat Delta and American

Scott Kirby has a very specific view about how the three U.S. hub-and-spoke airlines work best, having managed two of them. In his current job as president of United Continental Holdings Inc., Kirby’s role is to oversee a major overhaul of how the carrier operates,...

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United Continental Continues Its Small-City Expansion

  Last Tuesday, United announced that it will launch 10 new routes to small cities next spring. In April, it will begin flying from Chicago to El Paso, Texas; from Chicago and Washington, D.C., to Wilmington, North Carolina; from Denver to Jacksonville, Florida; from...

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Smaller Cities Look Big Again to United

United Continental sees potential as profit margins are squeezed on international routes. Until recently, the big three U.S. airlines turned toward more international flying, cutting service to smaller U.S. cities in favor of profitable overseas routes. Now it is...

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JetBlue takes investment share in California charter JetSuite

New York-based Jet Blue Airways has taken a minority stake in fast-growing, California-based jet charter company JetSuite. JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes announced the investment in JetSuite during a third-quarter investor call Oct. 25. Hayes said JetSuite was “changing the...

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PenAir passenger numbers off to a good start

Missy Roberts, vice president of sales and marketing for PenAir, has eagerly watched the numbers for flights taking off and landing in Klamath Falls since the airlines first left the runway early on Oct. 5. After nearly 30 inbound and outbound flights at Crater...

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Chico Air Terminal “Takeoff” Reminder

Just a reminder! This Friday, October 28th 2016, 9-11 AM Chico State University and the Department of Construction Management, alongside JetChico, and in partnership with the architectural firm of Nichols, Melburg, and Rossetto, and Slater & Son General Contractor,...

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Chico Air Terminal “Takeoff”

Chico State University and the Department of Construction Management, alongside JetChico, and in partnership with the architectural firm of Nichols, Melburg, and Rossetto, and Slater & Son General Contractor, will unveil a terminal renovation and expansion plan that...

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PenAir staff on the ground in Klamath Falls

PenAir staff on the ground in Klamath Falls PenAir’s Regional Manager Northwest Jonathon Peltz and Customer Service Manager Chris Lehrbach were in the terminal of the Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport Thursday making preparations for Day One of the aircraft flights...

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The Global Infrastructure Boom

The next 20 years will see an unprecedented global investment in infrastructure. Two primary factors will fuel this boom: The aging of the infrastructure in the developed world. Economic growth, especially in the developing world. New and better infrastructure will be...

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SeaPort Airlines Ceases Operations

Oregon-based regional carrier SeaPort Airlines ceased operations on Tuesday. The move came 7-and-a-half months after SeaPort filed a Chapter 11 petition with the U.S. bankruptcy court in Oregon, citing the pilot shortage that has afflicted regional carriers nationwide...

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