Buy-Backs: Pitchforks, Then a Rethink

by Brian Tomlinson, Research Director, CECP, CEO Investor Forum

We’re going to want to reach for the pitchforks as we watch baggage-charging, space-squeezing airlines get a chunk of taxpayers’ money as part of the Covid-19 stimulus package, with very few strings attached.

Insights on Improving the Quality of Life for Female Travelers

By: Jennifer Williamson

This evening as I stepped off the shuttle from DCA to LGA I overheard a young female business traveler beside me say “Mommy just landed, I’ll be home soon to tuck you in and kiss you goodnight”.  It made me smile.  I can’t recount the number of times I’ve said that to my children and then prayed the traffic from NY to CT would cooperate enabling me to fulfill that promise.  It got me thinking about just how many other female travelers around the world were making that exact promise at that moment, and what if anything can be done to help alleviate some of the stress and quite frankly “mommy

Southwest Airlines Continues Proud Tradition of Celebrating Black History Month

Carrier makes a positive difference in the African American community during Black History Month and throughout the year by supporting nonprofit organizations nationwide

DALLAS­­, Feb.

Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Aviation Sector

Sustainability - What Matters in the Aviation Sector?
Press Release

October 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Aviation Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 18 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Aviation Sector are:

Alaska Airlines is Most Fuel-Efficient U.S. Carrier

Report by International Council on Clean Transportation is first to quantify airline fuel performance
Press Release

SEATTLE, Sept. 10, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is ranked No. 1 in fuel efficiency in a report released today by the International Council on Clean Transportation, a nonprofit research organization based in Washington, D.C. The ICCT study is the first to quantify fuel performance for U.S. airlines.

2013 VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards: A Look at Finalist United Airlines


As a finalist for VolunteerMatch's Employee Volunteer Program of the Year in the Large Business category, United Airlines has proven that new programs can be enormously impactful right from the start.

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