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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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United Airlines Pilots Call For CEO To Be Bumped From The Company

United Airlines Pilots Call For CEO To Be Bumped From The Company
It's been a rough few weeks for United Airlines; once again coming in dead last in an annual customer satisfaction survey of major U.S. carriers, and then posting a quarterly loss of nearly half a billion dollars while Delta and American earned huge …
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Plane With Smoke in Cockpit Returns to LAX
A United Airlines flight has arrived safely back at Los Angeles International Airport after smoke was reported in the cockpit and cabin during a flight to Hawaii. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says United flight 1296 landed …
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