Buckle seatbelts, there's turbulence ahead for the airline industry

Hatfield, David
April 2008
Inside Tucson Business;4/28/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 47, p6
The article reports on the situation of various airlines serving Tucson International Airport in Arizona. Mexico's government sold its 62% stake in Aeroméxico Connect for $249 million plus assumption of $1 billion in debts to an investor group. Alaska Airlines makes a good merger target for several airlines but the one that gets talked about the most has been American Airlines. The management of Continental Airlines Inc. says that a merger might be necessary to survive.


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