TITLE

The upstarts take off

AUTHOR(S)
Popkin, James; Guttman, Monika
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/12/92, Vol. 113 Issue 14, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles a number of tiny new airlines whose pitch is simple: low prices and convenient flights to cities often overlooked by the bigger carriers. Owners of the new airlines hope to profit by hiring experienced flight crews, by leasing planes and by taking over airport gates unused for months. Reno Air, Key Airlines, Kiwi International Air Lines and Laker Airways; Other small airlines; Ticket prices; Transports used; Creature comforts.
ACCESSION #
9210123778

 

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