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BRIEF: How to protect your AA-US Airways merger miles [Detroit Free ... - BusinessWeek ... other airline. Once the accounts are linked, just sit back and wait for the miles to merge this spring. It's all part of the big airline merger... 03/1/2015 - 5:09 am | View Link
If the travel industry says a policy is ‘for your own good,’ ... - Washington Post Undoubtedly, some customers fall for it, believing that the resort fee, blocked wireless signal or airline merger will, indeed, benefit them. 02/28/2015 - 9:19 am | View Link
Fast growing IAG outpaces continental airline rivals Created by a merger in 2011, IAG prioritised cutting staff costs before rival European flag carriers Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) and Air France-KLM (AIRF.PA), and is seeing the benefits of a painful restructuring at Iberia, where it cut jobs and salaries. 02/27/2015 - 5:18 am | View Link
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL), American Airlines Group Inc (AAL): Billionaires Are Piling Into These 5 Airline Stocks American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL) was also popular amongst billionaire investors last quarter, as the company that was formed by the merger between American Airlines and US Airways also had 13 billionaire investors with a total of $1.96 billion ... 02/23/2015 - 11:26 am | View Link
Airline merger mania over? Not so, says industry veteran Frontier Airlines planes at Denver International Airport on Feb. 22, 2010. (Photo: David Zalubowski, AP) Perhaps we're not yet done with airline mergers after all. After four blockbuster airline mergers during the past decade, many industry observers have ... 01/23/2015 - 6:36 pm | View Link
American Airlines Honors Allegheny, the Number One Merger Airline In a consolidation-obsessed business, Allegheny Airlines may have been the biggest consolidator of them all. It merged with Lake Central. It merged with Mohawk. It changed its named to the more universal “US Air.” It merged with Piedmont. It merged ... 10/25/2014 - 12:59 pm | View Link
Must-know: Merger synergies in the US airline industry Must-know: An overview of the American Airline Group (Part 9 of 12) (Continued from Part 8) Estimated synergies in past airline mergers The two categories of synergies expected from an airline merger include network synergy and cost synergy. While network ... 07/15/2014 - 6:00 pm | View Link
American Airlines US Airways Merger Now that the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways appears to be moving forward, questions linger about how the deal will impact air travelers. 03/3/2015 - 7:53 am | View Website
Airline mergers and bankruptcies A series of bankruptcies and mergers over the last 12 years has taken what had been 12 major U.S. airlines down to four mega-carriers which dominate the market. 03/2/2015 - 8:47 pm | View Website
List of airline mergers and acquisitions This article lists airline mergers and acquisitions, with a brief history of each: Air Berlin 2006 - Acquired dba 2007 - Acquired HLX 2007 - Acquired LTU 2009 ... 03/2/2015 - 7:07 pm | View Website
Delta Air Lines–Northwest Airlines merger On April 15, 2008, Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines announced a merger agreement. The merger of the two carriers formed what was then the largest commercial ... 03/2/2015 - 2:03 am | View Website
Airline Mergers and Acquisitions Airline mergers and acquisitions are on the rise across the globe. Theses mergers and acquisitions are highly strategic involving several considerations. 03/1/2015 - 10:18 am | View Website
After its successful debut last year, Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort brings back its Equinox Spring Festival to usher in the season with music, snow sports and assorted events at its Solstice Plaza.
Funk rock from Scott Pemberton and electric folk-rock from the Rainbow Girls (pictured) lead off the music lineup, while a snowboarding contest and the annual Buckle Up Big Air snowboard/ski jam series offer a stage for participants to show off their skills.
Visitors may also join the Sierra Jorts (jean shorts) Party and fashion show, a miniature bicycle slow-riding competition, the Sierra Pillow Fight and the annual Salsa Showdown.
The Point Reyes Field Institute’s March class, Beginning Botany and Plant ID, not only surrounds participants with the national seashore’s flower-festooned fields and meadows but also provides the services of a botanist to demystify the intricacies of flower anatomy and simplify plant identification.
For those who always wondered what it would be like to be an archaeologist, the Napa Valley Museum in Yountville will hold a simulated dig, conducted by an Egyptologist.
Instruction in basic excavation techniques, archaeological photography, recording and classification will be oriented toward the kinds of artifacts that might be uncovered if students applied their fledgling skills to the Napa Valley.
Why I went: I wanted to immerse myself in breathtakingly beautiful landscapes and see our noble, endangered wildlife in their natural habitat before it may be too late.
The opportunity to feel all the bumps, jolts and slippery sands of this spectacular country on a 4x4 vehicle.
 see it all again from the air — the swirling palette and varied textures this landscape offers — in a tiny Cessna or hot-air balloon.
Glass bead necklaces crafted by the Penduka Development Trust women’s cooperative in the Katutura community, Windhoek.
Worth a splurge: A chartered flight to the remote and rugged northwest Skeleton Coast region.
Think pink as you trek past thousands of almond trees blooming along the 48-mile Palatinate Almond Trail (Pfaelzer Mandelpfad), from Bad Duerkheim to the French border.
The so-called “pink weeks” of March and April also inspire food and wine festivals, lighting displays and special tours. www.german-wineroute.com.
The Textile Museum’s collection of 19,000 rarities from China (pictured) and beyond will soon share space with the George Washington University Museum.
From the Incan ruins of Moray and Machu Picchu to the reed islands of Lake Titicaca and high-mountain villages (pictured), Ciclismo Classico’s new nine-day Panoramic Peru photography tour focuses on distinctive cultures and landscapes with the help of local guides, professional photographers and workshops.
The 319-room Glad Hotel Yeouido stands out amid all the glass skyscrapers of the Manhattan-like Yeouido district, boasting unique brickwork and playful touches such as indoor street signs.
Built in 1816, Santuario de Chimayo is famous for el Pocito, a small hole in its stone floor from which visitors collect soil said to have healing powers.
Hotel Chimayo offers special packages for Holy Week, when some 30,000 pilgrims journey on foot to the tiny shrine.
Plenty of laptop packs appear to have ample space when they’re in the store.
While trying to design a backpack that provides more laptop protection, the folks at STM also managed to solve the inner space problem, mostly by mounting the front pockets to extend outside the body of the bag, instead of having them take up space inside.
The Drifter has “suspended pockets” that prevent a laptop and a tablet from taking the full force of a dropped bag (or a jolt from the sides).
The gate-mouth opening to the main compartment is handy, as is the zippered mesh sleeve in the door for storing small items.
 be aware the Drifter meets size limits for carry-on luggage for most U.
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Connects passengers and drivers to share rides and expenses in 13 countries, including the U. S., Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, India, the Philippines, Uruguay and more.
Female drivers and passengers who are concerned about safety can select a “ladies only” option.
What’s not: I wanted to see which rides I was missing out on but couldn’t find them anywhere.
 I’d like to see the rides people are offering from my general area in the near future.