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Sun Country joins the Chapter 11 club

With dim prospects, Sun Country files for bankruptcy, following Aloha, ATA, Skybus and Frontier.

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Slot scramble in the States

Landing slot dispute in New York centres on auctions

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No-deal Delta leaves dominoes standing

Delta pilots nix Northwest combination

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What a week

The week sees Southwest struggle to save its good name

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Politics strikes again: Calling all whistleblowers

The FAA seeks a record safety fine from Southwest, but Capitol Hill’s ‘Mr. Aviation’ isn’t happy. Neither are the Republicans.

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San Diego, there they go

Left Field has the latest from Network2008

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Deal or no deal, Delta duo talk

Delta Air Lines’ top two executives say thay have yet to find an ideal deal, including the much-discussed combination with Northwest. Northwest also lays out its principles.

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Bag tossing

United takes a big step to make bags pay their way, and others react. But there’s a serious issue here, too, as airlines seek new ways to ‘unbundle’ their offerings.

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Missing blogger?

Airline Business blogger moves to Left field

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Family plan

Out in Las Vegas, Barry Michaels has an ambitous airline plan- and a chequered past.

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