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Domestic air services in the wake of airline deregulation: Challenges faced by small carriers

hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and ... second session, April 25, 1996 (S. hrg)

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages266
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Open LibraryOL7375278M
ISBN 100160538300
ISBN 109780160538308
OCLC/WorldCa36381652

The domestic trunk airline industry encompasses the mainline domestic scheduled air passenger service network. It is composed predominantly, but not exclusively, of inter-capital routes. Since the s, the trunk route airlines have operated mainly jet aircraft capable of carrying to passengers and between two tonnes and ten tonnes of. Domestic Air Services in the Wake of Airline Deregulations: Challenges Faced by Small Carriers: Hearing Before the Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation, U.S. Stenate avg rating — 0 ratings — published /5(2).

A policy directive in called the Customer Service Initiative identified the airlines as the FAA's customers and encouraged the industry to challenge the decisions of FAA inspectors. In the CAB initiated an experiment to expand air service to small communities. This experiment eventually led to the formation of the so-called local service airlines, 2 intended to provide feeder service for the trunk airlines. The certificates of the local service airlines were changed from experimental to permanent in

the airline deregulation of , new regional carriers provided a growing (but still small) market for small turboprop commuters. Embraer was able to eventually lead this market by the mid ’s, but faced disaster in the wake of broader Brazilian economic troubles By its privatization in .   Face Mask Challenges Ongoing for US Carriers, JetBlue Expands Domestic Services Soon after Airlines for America released a statement saying that US carriers will toughen up on passengers wearing face masks, a story is circulating about a political activist being removed from an American Airlines flight for not complying with its face mask policy.


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