All you need you know (and then some) about this weekend's cutover

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Today we will cutover to Sabre as our reservations and airport functionality. Sabre is a much more robust system that will allow us to grow revenue in alternate channels, including codesharing and other airline partnerships. We expect longer lines and hold times for Customers as we gain expertise with the new system, but we have

Weekly airline news roundup

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Another newsworthy week for the airline industry, starting sadly with the very unfortunate news of crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight just outside of Beirut. All 90 people onboard were killed. It was soon learned that the pilot did not follow instructions from the control tower and made a “fast and strange turn” during a

Haiti relief efforts – in images

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As you may know, part of our ongoing effort to provide support for our Crewmembers and Customers affected by the devastating earthquake to hit Haiti and to ensure the continued flow of operations in the Dominican Republic, select representatives from our Care and Social Responsibility Departments joined forces to organize a Haiti Relief Team, which

Annual profit announced

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Today we are pleased and privileged to announce fourth quarter and annual profits for 2009. We reported net income of $11 million in the fourth quarter and net income of $58 million for the full year 2009, earning our highest net income since 2003. CEO, Dave Barger, via a live webcast this morning announced, “2009