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While the air travel industry struggles, Southwest Airlines is aggressively expanding. Why?
Southwest Airlines is expanding to 10 new cities by the end of 2021. It’s a ballsy bet that echoes the airline’s rogue history.
Trung T. Phan
• November 19, 2020
Airport biometrics company Clear has big expansion plans
Forget skipping the security line — Clear wants you to use it for all of your credit card purchases.
• October 15, 2020
Are airline loyalty programs worth more than the actual airlines?
Some analysis suggests airline loyalty programs are more valuable than the actual airlines. The truth is not that simple.
Trung T. Phan
• October 5, 2020
Cloudy with a chance of confusion: Coronavirus messes with the forecast
Forecast models rely on data collected from commercial flights, and the data is disappearing with planes grounded.
• April 6, 2020
The great coronavirus refund debate
Controversies about coronavirus-related refunds are bubbling up everywhere, but forking over cash to frustrated consumers can be complicated.
• April 3, 2020
Airlines are profiting on your indecisiveness and poor packing skills
Despite rising costs, airlines continue to make a profit by charging a number of fees instead of increasing base ticket prices.
• May 10, 2018
Boeing’s Latest Idea for Making Air Travel Not the Absolute Worst
Getting rid of the pretzels is the first place to start.
• September 20, 2016
The economics of vending machines
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How to avoid burnout by working less and doing more
The company that has a monopoly on ice cream truck music
The forgotten father of pumpkin beer
New business ideas and the best way to capitalize.
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