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Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choice

...worldwide could more than double, to 7.3 billion a year, in the next two decades, according to the International Air Transport Association.But many in the industry believe that without a replacement for jet fuel, that growth could be threatened...
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US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high

...contacted by the government.The airlines publicly discussed capacity early last month in Miami at the International Air Transport Association's annual meeting. After hearing about that meeting, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn...
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It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

...point where the pre-flight safety videos need an additional warning: Be nice to your neighbor.The International Air Transport Association calls unruly passengers "an escalating problem," saying there was one incident for every 1,300 flights...
Recession hurts Anchorage air cargo business

...Internationally, air-cargo shipments have fallen by more than 20 percent since January, according to the International Air Transport Association. Manufacturers in Asia are shipping less to reduce the amounts of goods that piled up in their warehouses...
Outside editorial: Sinking oil prices to help consumers

...falling because of weakened economies around the world. Fewer people are flying, for instance. The International Air Transport Association is forecasting billions in losses for airlines this year and next - even with modestly lower oil prices...


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