Another Airline Meeting Desk Scales Back

Bassett, Michael; Baraban, Regina
November 2005
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of U.S. Airways to scale back its services to meeting planners in 2005. Highlights of a letter that was sent to U.S. Airways clients regarding the decision; Views of Yvonne Long, senior vice president of Air Fulfillment Services in Des Moines, Iowa on the airline's decision to drop domestic meeting contracts; Remarks from Alynne Hanford, national sales manager of groups and company meetings at American Airlines, regarding its commitment to keeping its meeting department.


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