Troubled Times for Airline Industry

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Flying the friendly skies is not necessarily good for business. US Airways has declared bankruptcy again, and others may follow. We look at deflated revenues and inflated risks for airlines.


George Novak, aviation analyst at the Aviation Institute at George Washington University. Former FAA attorney specializing in international aviation matters.

Capt. Duane Woerth, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, union representing 64,000 airline pilots at 42 U.S. and Canadian airlines. Pilot for Northwest Airlines.

Amy Ziff, editor-at-large for the online company



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