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The situation at Mexico’s Interjet appears to be going from bad to very bad. Very, very bad. In July, the embattled carrier managed to sell a 90% stake to new investors, netting it a crucial $150m in new capital. Whew....
It was a week of waiting. Waiting for the results. What would they be?Read The Issue
It’s a triple tailwind for airlines. Demand has rarely been this good. Supply is greatly constrained. And fuel prices are down sharply (about 40 percent!) from a year ago. Sure enough, many airlines will be celebrating when the industry meets...Read More
It was a week of disappointment for American and JetBlue, who spent the time digesting the ramifications of a judicial order to end their northeast alliance. By all accounts, it was working well for both carriers. American did downplay the...Read More
We’ve now reached the point where most major airlines have published their first-quarter results. Singapore Airlines was among the carriers reporting last week, joining several other East Asian airlines near the top of the worldwide margin rankings. Its excellent 16...Read More