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Pilots battle against 'Walmart-ing' of airline industry

Pilots battle against 'Walmart-ing' of airline industry
"At bottom, [Norwegian] seek[s] to establish a new flag of convenience in Ireland to avoid Norway's labor laws and lower labor costs," Delta Air Lines (DAL), United Airlines (UAL), and American Airlines (AAL) said in a joint letter to the …
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Why United's Jeff Smisek Is the Worst CEO in the Business
Last week, while every other carrier in the business reported profits in the first quarter — including the three newly-merged airlines: Delta, American, and Southwest — United was the only one to report yet another loss — a $ 600 million loss, at …
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Airline Earnings Round Up: Where Delta Soared United Continental, JetBlue Sink

Airline Earnings Round Up: Where Delta Soared United Continental, JetBlue Sink
The company, the result of a 2010 merger of United Airlines and Continental Airlines, reported a $ 609 million net loss. This loss was 46% steeper than the $ 417 million the airline lost in the first quarter of 2013. Loss per share came in at $ 1.66, a …
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United Airlines CEO's pay package falls 15 percent
United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek saw his total compensation fall 15 percent to $ 8.1 million last year, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission late Friday. The filing comes a day after the airline's parent, United Continental …
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