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Report gives US airlines lower marks across the board

...numbers to prove it."For the third straight year, Virgin America led the rankings. The niche airline with a limited route network was followed by Hawaiian Airlines and Delta Air Lines.Among other findings in the report:-LATENESS: The percentage...
Federal government, 6 states sue to block US Airways, American merger

...where US Airways has strongholds in Washington, Philadelphia and Charlotte. It would also increase American's route network to help the airline win lucrative corporate-travel accounts.
Parent company of American Airlines to cut 13,000 jobs

...grounding older planes.American also wants to generate $1 billion per year in new revenue through changes in its route network, fleet utilization and product improvements.Horton did not touch on the possibility of slashing employee pension...
Delta's turnaround moving fast

...the end of 2006. -Another $1.1 billion in annual savings is expected to be gained through changes to Delta's route network. It will reduce domestic mainline capacity by 15 percent to 20 percent; At the same time, it will increase international...
Delta joins airline alliance

...Continental has said it would reduce capacity. "Code-sharing is a very inexpensive and efficient way to extend your route network," said Rich Bittenbender, an airline analyst with Moody's Investor Service. "When someone calls up Continental...