Op-Ed: Next to disappear? Potential U.S. airline mergers analyzed Last Friday we posted a story telling us that another airline merger is unlikely. However, John Walton’s editorial analyzes which airline would next be a target if a merger were to happen. Merger and acquisition rumours continue to swirl around Seattle-based Alaska Airlines. Its well-publicised ongoing […]
Royal Caribbean to pay cruise taxes in promotion If you’re looking to book a cruise on Royal Caribbean, do it soon, as the cruise line will pay your cruise taxes for a limited time. From April 11 through 15, Royal Caribbean said it would pay the taxes, port charges and fees associated with bookings on […]
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“Less options” translates easily into “less choice.” And depending on how the merger, if approved, were to go down, consumers might see gates shrink and airlines disappear from certain ‘less popular’ airports.