Airline industry blues
Fuel costs may be down, but so are passengers, as business travelers and vacationers cut air travel out of their budgets. That may be good news for consumers looking for cheap fares, but it raises questions about the long-term viability of many airlines.
- William Swelbar: Research Engineer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's International Center for Air Transportation.
- Mike Boyd: President of the Boyd Group, an aviation consulting firm.
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