Experts: Fuel Price Hikes Stalling Airlines' Recovery

Sanchez, Humberto
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/4/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31898, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the impact of the recent surge in oil prices in 2004 on the slow financial recovery experienced by the airline industry as the U.S. economy improves. Possible financial pressure on airports served by fiscally-weak carriers; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on the bond market and the airline sector.


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