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by | Jul 18, 2021

Electric cars have trouble maintaining momentum for very long, but at least when they run out of range, you just stop. In an electric airplane, you drop. It seems like a really bad idea, yet it’s one United Airlines reportedly just…

by | Apr 28, 2021

There are a whole lot of things wrong in America, so many that it can often feel like fixing them is akin, as the old saying goes, to eating an elephant. And, as the old saying goes, the way to…

by | Mar 29, 2018

Open Skies agreements are exactly what they sound like: agreements among countries to keep the skies open to competition where international flights are concerned. They pull states back from meddling in setting routes, mandating capacity, and fixing prices. Consumers benefit…

by | Apr 14, 2017

We were on to United years ago. Anyone who tries to turn Gershwin into a jingle is in trouble right there. That was just a short step from turning Gershwin into Muzak, which it promptly did as well. Then it…

by | Apr 12, 2017

Few experiences capture the awfulness of life in post-Christian America more vividly than a trip to the airport. It is a toss-up as to who behaves worse: the sandals-wearing passengers or the surly crew. The classlessness of the airlines industry…

by | Apr 11, 2017

Police officers dragged a doctor off a plane because United overbooked a flight and needed to get a flight crew to another city. No one wanted to give up their seats, even for $800, so United just grabbed a random…

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