Now Taking Off!

The Airlines Confidential podcast.
Hosted by Ben Baldanza,
former CEO Spirit Airlines
Chris Chiames,
30+ year airline/travel industry veteran.
Top stories, discussion, listener questions, and passenger complaints.  The leading podcast reaching Airline/Travel CEOs, Industry Insiders, Frequent Flyers & Aviation Geeks.

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# for take-off: 94


This week: How do engine purchases really work? Encouraging earnings reports? Is the outlook for business travel bullish…or bull****? Breeze pulls back; Congress getting into delays/cancellations; Listener Q: Why no Delta Lounge access with my...

# for take-off: 92


This week: New regulations on fee transparency & refunds? More United flights on the way; Startup Avelo quickly drops 3 cities; New entrant Play debuts;  Listener question: Why are airfare prices higher now? and a shoutout to Brad Paisley!

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