Accenture's sale of Mpls.-based Navitaire reflects clout of discount airlines

Accenture's sale of Mpls.-based Navitaire reflects clout of discount airlines
It was purchased last week by Amadeus IT Holding SA, the Spanish firm that is Europe's leading provider of airline reservation systems, in a deal that reflects the growing importance of discount carriers and Navitaire's role as the developer of the …
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Major U.S. Airlines Push Back Against Expansion Of Gulf Carriers
The three major U.S. airlines — American, United and Delta — are pressuring the government to stifle competition by carriers from the Persian Gulf. KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: There's a fight going on between the U.S. and the Persian Gulf. It's not about …
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Southwest Airlines, Flight Attendants Reach Tentative Contract
The 8,000 pilots, represented by the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association, became frustrated with the slow pace of talks and late last year sought federal mediation, a first for the group. The National Mediation Board, a federal agency that helps …
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Airline Scams Take Off on Facebook – TIME
July and August are historically the most popular months for air travel in the U.S., according to the Bureau of Travel Statistics, and when most people plan a vacation, they're looking for deals. That desire to keep expenses down while also getting …
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