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This May Be the Ugliest Airline Story You'Ve Heard This Year (No, It Doesn't Involve United)
Business  (tags: airlines, airplanes, passenger service, dirt, filth, discomfort, flying )

Freya
- 14 days ago - msn.com
A mess. A complete mess. Imagine being faced with this situation as a passenger. You wouldn't like it.
For Sale: One International Airline With $8 Billion in Debts
Business  (tags: Air India Ltd., airlines, airline for sale, $8 billion in debt, debt, money )

Philippa
- 72 days ago - msn.com
Indian Prime Minister Narendra ModiâEUR(TM)s cabinet has signed off on a plan to sell all or part of Air India Ltd., a debt-ridden, state-run carrier with the most unusual baggage.
90-Year-Old in Wheelchair Forgotton By Airlines Twice
Business  (tags: airlines, Calgary International Airport, Air Canada, United Airlines, passenger forgotton )

Philippa
- 101 days ago - msn.com
A 90-year-old airline passenger in a wheelchair says she was twice forgotten by airline staff during a stopover at Calgary International Airport.
United Airlines Forces Homeward Bound Soldier to Pay $200.00 for Duffel Bag
Business  (tags: United Airlines, airlines, extra charge, bag charge, $200 bag charge )

Philippa
- 127 days ago - msn.com
National Guard First Lieutenant John Rader told reporters this week that United Airlines charged him $200 to fly with a 70-pound military duffel bag filled with standard battlefield gear.
Woman Says United Airlines Forced Her to Pee in a Cup
Business  (tags: abuse, airlines, United Airlines, pee in a cup, lavatory closed, urinate in cup )

Philippa
- 135 days ago - msn.com
A Kansas City nurse says she was forced to urinate into a plastic a cup at her seat on a United flight after attendants barred her from using the plane's lavatory.
Air Canada Leaves Teen Trapped Overnight in Airport
Business  (tags: Air Canada, airlines, teen trapped in airport, construction, business, world )

Philippa
- 136 days ago - msn.com
Air Canada cannot use construction at Toronto's Pearson airport as an excuse for forcing a 15-year-old boy to spend a long, scary night alone, says the boy's mother.
United Airlines Shows How Inequality Is Putting the Squeeze on Customer Service
Business  (tags: customer service, airlines, economic injustice, inequality )

Freya
- 160 days ago - theweek.com
Treatment of customers is increasingly stratified by class: Well-off individuals with money to burn get pampered, while the vast majority of Americans are treated like dirt.
10 Ways Monopoly Airlines Use 'Calculated Misery' to Make Flying An Increasingly Overpriced Nightmare
Business  (tags: flight, flying, airlines, airplanes, passengers, ripoffs, monopolies )

Freya
- 726 days ago - alternet.org
The airline industry profits by having you pay extra to be treated like a human being.
How Did Airline Fees Get So Outrageous? (VIDEO)
Business  (tags: deregulation, airlines, money, corporate, business, finance, society, consumers )

Carrie
- 1418 days ago - digg.com
Airline fees are an unstoppable menace, rising from $2.45 billion in 2008 to a mind-numbing $27 billion in add-ons around the world, according a new report from IdeaWorks Co. Where did they come from? How did they become utterly unavoidable?
Man Sues JetBlue for Making Him Sit in Bathroom
Business  (tags: Jet Blue, airlines, business )

Ben
- 3420 days ago - blogmyway.org
A New York City man is suing JetBlue for more than two million dollars. He says a pilot made him give up his seat to a flight attendant and sit on the toilet for more than three hours on a flight from California. (May 13) © 2008 The Associated Press
Delta Raises Fuel Surcharge By $10
Business  (tags: Delta, airlines )

Ben
- 3467 days ago - blogmyway.org
NEW YORK (AP) -- Delta Air Lines Inc. on Thursday raised its fuel surcharge by $10 round-trip, according to airfare price tracking Web site FareCompare.com.
Appeals Court Overturns Airline 'Passenger Bill of Rights' Law
Business  (tags: consumers, business, airlines, passengers, bill-of-rights, law, state, federal )


- 3470 days ago - nydailynews.com
A federal appeals court Tuesday struck down a state law requiring airlines to give food, water, clean toilets and fresh air to passengers stuck in delayed planes, saying the measure was well-intentioned but stepped on federal authority.
Delta Air Lines Expected to Cut About 2,000 Jobs
Business  (tags: corporate, usa, airlines )

James
- 3477 days ago - ajc.com
Delta Air Lines said it expects to cut about 2,000 jobs and ground dozens of jets this year as it struggles to ratchet down operations to offset soaring fuel costs.
The Rise of American Incompetence
Business  (tags: Americans, entrepreneurs, skills, industry, management, oil prices, Bush, Republicans, jokes, airlines, corporations )

Blue
- 3479 days ago - slate.com
We used to be the world's most skillful entrepreneurs and managers. Now we're laughingstocks. What happened?
 

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