Airlines Add It Up
- North America braces for fuel pain. Ranson, Lori // Airline Business;Aug2009, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p66
The article considers the problem with increasing fuel prices and its impact on North American airlines. According to the "Airline Business" magazine's Top 150 ranking, airlines in North America posted a collective net loss of 20 billion U.S. dollars after reporting profits of 6.1 billion U.S....
- A Grim Reckoning. Sparaco, Pierre // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/28/2008, Vol. 168 Issue 17, p48
The author comments on the determination of the commercial aviation community to ignore an impending economic crisis as of 2008. He argues that the airline industry may face even costlier disappointments for not reacting more quickly to the precursors of serious difficulties. He claims that the...
- Prices to stay high 'til 2010. Taylor, Ian // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;6/16/2006, Issue 1825, p32
The article reports that many airlines are flying high despite the oil price, but there are problems on the horizon. The price of oil will remain high for years to come and increased supplies of jet fuel by 2008 will not ease pressure on prices, according to oil industry leaders. Shell Aviation...
- Oil ignites 'huge crisis' // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;6/6/2008, Issue 2820, p14
The article focuses on the impact of continuous oil price increase on the air transport industry. The International Air Transport Association director-general Giovanni Bisignani said that for every dollar the oil price increases, they add $1.6 billion to costs and they estimated that if costs...
- Fuel costs hit airlines. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;10/28/2005, Issue 2689, p16
Reports on the impact of increasing fuel prices on the airline industry worldwide.
- TRENDS. // Air Transport World;Apr2004, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p1
Presents trends of relevance to the airline industry recent as of February 2004. Airline traffic; Top airlines; Exchange rates; Jet fuel prices.
- FACTS & FIGURES. // Air Transport World;Sep2005, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p80
This section presents statistical information related to the airline industry in the U.S. The section also provides information on the passenger traffic, cost of fuel and consumption in the U.S. Aircraft detail like fleet and engine type is presented in a tabular form.
- FOLDING PATTERN. Hutton, Jeffrey // BRW;6/12/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p30
The article reports on the challenges facing airlines in 2008, including the increase in fuel prices, falling demand and reduction in profits. International Air Transport Association secretary general Giovanni Bisignani discusses how soaring costs and declining demand will reverse the airline...
- Delta axes plan for Atlanta link. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;3/28/2008, Issue 2810, p22
The article reports that Delta Air Lines Inc., an airline company, has pulled its summer service for Edinburgh, Scotland to Atlanta, Georgia routes, set to start in May 2008. As a result of the increasing fuel prices, a spokeswoman notes that Delta is working to ensure that routes are operating...