Airline Industry News

Do you have an interest in plane travel and need to stay up-to-date with the latest airline industry news? At Wiser, we have created a tailored and free daily email digest that will keep you informed. The airline industry has brought the world closer together, but the modern reality is one of new challenges and intense competition. Companies in the industry often employ tens of thousands of people and generate billions of dollars in annual revenue, so there is always something happening. Airport capacity is an issue in cities across the world, as is the problems of capital expenditure - it is not cheap to buy new aircraft. New technology is making the industry more efficient, friendly to the environment, and less obtrusive to local communities that planes fly over. But route structures, labor relations, weather and fuel costs all present significant challenges. The daily Wiser airline industry news email curates the best information from around the web. Whether you are interested in the international, national, regional or cargo parts of the industry, you will get the information you need.

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The Airports of the Future Are Taking Shape
Skift • Bloomberg, Justin Bachman
The Next Great U.S. Airfare Battle and 6 Other Aviation Trends This Week
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How Much Does It Cost To Fly By Private Jet? We Look At The Options From $59 To $10 million And Up
Forbes • Contributor, Doug Gollan
American, Frontier and Delta Hit With Fines Over Consumer Complaints
Skift • Alex Veiga, Associated Press
Lice On The Plane: Grounds For Grounding Passengers? It Happened To One Family On Delta
Forbes • Contributor, Rita Rubin
Delta - Life Isn't Fair
Seeking Alpha • Michael Rogus
Jet Airways asks junior pilots to furnish Rs 1 crore bonds
The Economic Times of India • Pti
Air India Express plans ways to boost brand visibility
The Economic Times of India • Pti
UPDATE 1-Dubai Aerospace raises $2.3 bln in bonds for AWAS deal
Reuters
How A Budget Airline Is Driving Urbanization In Asia
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The Airports of the Future Are Taking Shape
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No matter how well-regarded a particular airport happens to be, the slog from curb to cabin is pretty much the same wherever you go. A decades-old paradigm of queues, security screens, snack vendors, and gate-waiting prevails—the only difference is the level of...
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The Next Great U.S. Airfare Battle and 6 Other Aviation Trends This Week
SkiftSarah Enelow, Skift
Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This weekend roundup examines aviation. For all of our weekend roundups, go here. >>With good management, this ultra...
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How Much Does It Cost To Fly By Private Jet? We Look At The Options From $59 To $10 million And Up
ForbesContributor, Doug Gollan
The rich are getting richer. Commercial airline service is getting worse as is the airport experience. Yet today, you can at least get a taste of the private aviation experience for as little as $59, albeit on an airplane with seating that...
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Airline Industry, NewsCred
American, Frontier and Delta Hit With Fines Over Consumer Complaints
SkiftAlex Veiga, Associated Press
Three U.S. airlines have agreed to each pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines to resolve government claims that they violated rules aimed at protecting consumers. The Transportation Department detailed the violations and the fines levied against American Airlines Group, Delta...
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Lice On The Plane: Grounds For Grounding Passengers? It Happened To One Family On Delta
ForbesContributor, Rita Rubin
Here’s a word of advice if you’re planning to fly Delta Air Lines: Do not scratch your head during the flight, except in the privacy of a restroom. If you’re scratching your head as to why you shouldn’t scratch your head in...
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Delta - Life Isn't Fair
Seeking AlphaMichael Rogus
Summary Delta Airlines earnings have begun to slip. Delta has posted a web site dedicated to their biggest problem - unfair competition. Delta is now affected by factors outside their control and must be dependent on Washington. This will create a multiple...
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Jet Airways asks junior pilots to furnish Rs 1 crore bonds
The Economic Times of IndiaPti
MUMBAI: Jet AirwaysBSE 0.78 % has asked junior pilots to furnish surety bonds worth up to Rs 1 crore and serve the airline for at least five to seven years, union sources said. The development comes at a time when many of...
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Air India Express plans ways to boost brand visibility
The Economic Times of IndiaPti
NEW DELHI: No-frills airline Air India Express is preparing to bolster its brand visibility online, especially among the expatriates in West Asia and South East Asia, according to a tender document. As it embarks on ambitious expansion plans, Air India Express has...
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UPDATE 1-Dubai Aerospace raises $2.3 bln in bonds for AWAS deal
Reuters
(Adds details, background) DUBAI, July 23 () - Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has priced $2.3 billion in senior bonds split across three tranches, the company said on Sunday. DAE priced $500 million of 4 percent notes due in 2020, $800 million 4.5...
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How A Budget Airline Is Driving Urbanization In Asia
ForbesContributor, Wade Shepard
We are now deep into an era of mass urbanization in the emerging markets of Asia. 200 million people have urbanized across the continent during the first decade of the 21st century, and it has been posited that this movement is just...
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