Airlines ride new fees, cost cuts to big profits
Hugo Martín"Airlines' profits are soaring again thanks to baggage fees, planes packed to near-capacity and other measures that are beefing up the bottom line but also triggering more complaints from passengers. "Three of the nation's largest airlines Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and U.S. Airways reported unexpectedly strong earnings Wednesday, and the rest are expected to post profitable results this week. That would mark the first time since 2007 that all the major U.S. carriers have been in the black. ""It has been the perfect storm of demand increasing while capacity has remained pretty low," said Matthew Jacob, a senior analyst at New York-based Majestic Research." Read on...
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"Airlines ride new fees, cost cuts to big profits", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), octobre 2010. Consulté le 02/10/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/airlines-ride-new-fees-cost-cuts-to-big-profits