miles they flew

Of curiosity, I asked whether those who don get on are put up for the night at a nice hotel with a sauna. The answer was negative. They surely saw some steam coming out of my ears, but they used to that..

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  • John Steinbeck perfected it. Maya Angelou famously wrote, “You may trod me in the very dirt. But still, like dust, I rise.” And Smokey Robinson once sang, “Brush your tears aside and walk away, for tomorrow is another day.”.

  • Every penny per gallon saved adds up with the airline consuming 1.1 billion gallons of fuel during the quarter.

  • Delta warned in its earnings release that, for the first time in several years, year over year fuel prices will be higher in the next quarter.At the same time, the industry is struggling with too many seats in the sky, lower airfares and increased costs for most non fuel expenses including salaries and payments for new aircraft.The amount of money Delta collected for each mile that each available seat flew plunged 6.8 percent during the three months that ended Sept.

  • 30.The average airfare for each 1,000 miles passengers flew during the summer was $153.80, down 5.3 percent from the $162.40 Delta collected during the same period last year.The number of available seats and the miles they flew increased 1.5 percent while the actual flying by paying customers fell 0.2 percent.

  • Dow components International Business Machines and Hewlett Packard have jumped more than 8 percent since the start of the year.

  • Another Dow member, General Electric, closed above $20 a share Monday, the first time since October 2008.

  • The company said the previous Friday that fourth quarter profit jumped 52 percent thanks to big gains from its GE Capital and energy infrastructure divisions.