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Buisness briefs

...Airways stopped flying to the area last December. Essential air service is a federal program formed in the wake of airline deregulation in the late 1970s to subsidize air service to areas that carriers drop when they are no longer profitable. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071701/Biz_bizbriefs.shtml
Business
McCain targets cash for Essential Air Service for rural communities

...live within 120 miles to major hub airports and so bypass EAS flights. He said the program originated because airline deregulations inspired Congress to subsidize carriers to service small communities "at a loss because otherwise no sane business...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020811/loc_782431056.shtml
News
Lawmakers consider deregulating utilities

...deregulation frequently results in higher corporate profits as they take advantage of having to follow fewer rules. Airline deregulation lowered prices in competitive markets, for example, but often at the expense of higher prices in small areas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012599/Loc_power.html
Local
Deregulation, road to monopoly; consumers beware

...herded and harried like cattle, to feed investors' demands for higher profits, passengers are the fall guys of airline deregulation. It has bred not competition but monopoly. Fewer airlines, higher fares, less comfort. Once coveted pilots...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071801/opE_Deregulation.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...deregulation frequently results in higher corporate profits as they take advantage of having to follow fewer rules. Airline deregulation lowered prices in competitive markets, for example, but often at the expense of higher prices in small areas...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012599/Loc_power.shtml
Alaska Editorial: Subsidized flights essential for survival

...Department of Transportation Web site, "The Airline Deregulation Act, passed in 1978, gave airlines almost total...to small communities that were served prior to airline deregulation." To qualify now, according to the federal DOT...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031808/opi_258953347.shtml
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Lawyer files suit over Alaska Airlines tickets 6/18/98

...practice that keeps some fares low. ``These restricted fares have really revolutionized the way people travel since airline deregulation,'' he said. Lawyer files suit over Alaska Airlines tickets

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061898/airline.html
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Monopoly in Alaska's skies: Alaska Airlines

...ways, the roots to the problem date back to the Airline Deregulation Act of 1978. In general, this act was, and...in greed than in regulation.'' Proponents of airline deregulation believed that deregulation would bring down prices...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052798/brownmt.html
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