TITLE

Help Is On The Way!

AUTHOR(S)
Tatge, Mark; Gottfried, Miriam
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;2/13/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a possible deregulation on foreign ownership in the U.S. and the European Union to help the troubled airlines in the U.S. American Airlines (AMR) has lost $8.1 billion since 2001. A useful alternative to bankruptcy in U.S. airlines are takeovers in international deregulation that would allow foreign airlines to fly between U.S. cities. AMR CEO Gerard J. Arpey has tried to improve the company's performance by eliminating Saturday night stays and cutting last-minute fares.
ACCESSION #
20957147

 

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