• United joins Delta in enacting stricter animal policies

    5 monthes ago - By Biz Journals

    United Airlines is getting tougher about what animals it will - and won't - accept in the passenger cabin.
    The Chicago-based carrier on Thursday said beginning Jan. 7, it will strictly limit emotional support animals allowed onboard to only cats and dogs.
    And the carrier will only allow dogs, cats and miniature horses on board as designated service animals. Service animals typically accompany passengers with various disabilities.
    United also will no longer allow kittens and puppies under...
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  • Delta's revenue outlook weighs on airline sector

    Delta's revenue outlook weighs on airline sector

    5 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Kimberly Chin : Delta Air Lines Inc. said Thursday the pace of ticket-price increases slowed last month, prompting a selloff in U.S. airline stocks amid concerns that the holiday travel season may not be as robust for revenue as expected.
    The largest U.S. airline by market value said revenue generated from fares was more modest than it anticipated in late December, though the number of passengers boarded in the entire month rose 6.2% from a year earlier.
    Delta expects unit revenue, a closely watched figure, to rise by about 3% for the December quarter. It had previously guided for...
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  • Disappointing outlook from Delta drags down airline stocks

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    ATLANTA - Airlines are getting pummeled after a major carrier trimmed its revenue expectations for the fourth quarter.
    Delta Air Lines said Thursday that fourth-quarter revenue will rise about 7 percent, a half-point lower than it was expecting. The Atlanta airline says prices for tickets sold close to departure - often at higher prices - grew less than expected in late December.
    While Delta said travel demand remains healthy, it raised the specter of a weaker quarter for one airline seeping into 2019 in a broader sense, and there are already growing concerns about slowing global economic...
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