US Senate lawmakers are to more closely examine potential airline mergers, including the hostile bid for Delta
Air Lines by US Airways.
In examining the Delta
during the Depression, Woodruff notes that New Deal agricultural policies not only saved the plantation economy, but also allowed planters to legitimize their exploitative labor practices.
By imposing Atlanta on Latin America's flight path, Mullin felt Delta
would have an enormous capacity to gather, concentrate and redistribute passengers.
We recognize the competing demands upon Delta
interests as we work toward a sustainable management plan," Chrisman said.
US Airways Chairman and CEO Doug Parker said yesterday that the assumptions underlying Delta
Air Lines' standalone reorganization plan are "out of whack" and that warnings of a US/DL merger being derailed by antitrust issues are "misleading" and "superficial.
The PacWind Delta
Series, along with their previous Alpha Series, are allowing the members of the PacWind family to proudly say that they've found the cure for the seemingly incurable NIMBY syndrome.
Snow, who served as the first Executive Director of CALFED from 1995 to 1999, and has been at DWR since 2004, said it is essential to "fix" the Delta
for environmental reasons and to safeguard the quality and reliability of a key drinking water supply for more than 23 million Californians.
Although the carriers reportedly have discussed their consolidation prospects before, they resumed discussions following US Airways' November 15 unsolicited bid for Delta
Air Lines launched daily Atlanta-Dakar-Johannesburg service yesterday.
Air Lines employees are against a takeover of the carrier by US Airways, workers' representatives said on Tuesday.
We are thrilled to partner with Delta
Air Lines and introduce SkyMiles Wireless, a better way to purchase wireless service," said Michael Sauer, President of mForce Communications.
Air Lines was scheduled to operate its first New York JFK-London Gatwick flight at 7:05 p.