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- American to Hong Kong. // Fort Worth Business Press;1/17/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the approval of the U.S. Transportation Department to a shared arrangement between American Airlines and Cathay Pacific Airways. Terms of the deal; Benefits to travelers.
- New Airline Tax Is and Old Story To Agents and Passengers. Shannon, Darren // Travel Agent;1/14/2002, Vol. 306 Issue 11, p74
Focuses on the implementation of airline tax by the United States Dept. of Transportation. Advantages and disadvantages of the airline tax; Rate of additional tax in airline tickets; View of airline industry observers on the taxation.
- Are web fares fair? // Consumer Reports Travel Letter;Dec2000, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p3
Reports on the announcement by the United States Department of Transportation regarding the special fares offered by airlines over the Internet.
- Airline-DOT Codeshare Dispute Draws Travel Agents into the Mix. Shannon, Darren // Travel Agent;1/27/2003, Vol. 311 Issue 4, p14
Reports on the disputes between the U.S. Department of Transportation and various airlines. Plans of the airlines to form a codeshare despite the objection of the federal government; Dominance of the airlines in the business industry; Effects of the codeshare policy on competition.
- Flight delays, mishandled bags down, DOT report shows. // Westchester County Business Journal;4/15/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 15, p15
Provides statistics on the number of delayed and cancelled flights in the airline industry in the U.S. Results of the Air Travel Consumer Report from the Dept. of Transportation; Information about consumer disability and service complaints; List of the cancelled flights.
- Deregulation: 1978-1998? Flint, Perry // Air Transport World;May98, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p5
Editorial. Casts doubts on the claims of the US Transportation Department crediting itself for the `low cost airline service revolution' in 20 years of airline deregulation. Allegations that the department has encouraged low-fare airlines, rather than allowing the market to determine winners...
- Hub complex. Flint, Perry // Air Transport World;Oct98, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p28
Details the release of the proposed competition policy guidelines for airline-hub-and-spoke systems by the United States Department of Transportation. Effect of the proposal on the airline industry; Study conducted by the US General Accounting Office on hubs; Association between the development...
- Competition policy delayed. // Air Transport World;Jul98, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p9
Focuses on the extension of the US Department of Transportation's deliberation of its competition policy for the airline industry. Criticisms against the policies' harmful effect on consumers by network airlines.
- How high can they fly? Gray, Paul // Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/29/96, Issue 18, p54
Reports on the invasion of foreign aircraft, owned by upstart airlines, in the United States domestic market and the possibility of an aviation dispute. Number of airlines awaiting clearance from Department of Transport; Strategy of flying into places which have been abandoned by large...