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jeanpalmer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-26-10 05:13 AM
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2. Also, they outsource their maintenance
to Taiwan or El Salvador. Or they import cheap foreign labor through the visa program.
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  -Why are airline profits soaring? Hannah Bell  Oct-26-10 04:56 AM   #0 
  - Airline travel, which I used to find enjoyable, has now become a nightmare  ixion   Oct-26-10 05:00 AM   #1 
  - And those jam-packed cattle cars  customerserviceguy   Oct-26-10 06:23 AM   #6 
  - Also, they outsource their maintenance  jeanpalmer   Oct-26-10 05:13 AM   #2 
  - merican Airlines still does 100% in house...  BlueCollar   Oct-26-10 05:37 AM   #3 
  - Fees for damn near everything!  DailyGrind51   Oct-26-10 05:52 AM   #4 
  - And yet, they're still missing one obvious fee  customerserviceguy   Oct-26-10 06:25 AM   #7 
     - I agree -  TBF   Oct-26-10 06:44 AM   #9 
  - The workers united  maryf   Oct-26-10 05:54 AM   #5 
  - In 2008, they went into survival mode and cut capacity like crazy.  Lucky Luciano   Oct-26-10 06:31 AM   #8 
  - They also raised prices -  TBF   Oct-26-10 06:48 AM   #10 
     - Yes..the lower capacity was done to increase prices and stop flying half empty planes.  Lucky Luciano   Oct-26-10 08:49 AM   #12 
  - It's a zero sum game  blindpig   Oct-26-10 07:03 AM   #11 
 

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