Articles Tagged ‘St. Louis’
Portland coming in 2020, but with high fares per mile and each up to 260,000 passengers to Europe, Cincinnati and St. Louis are likely for British Airways.
Southwest heading for 50% of seat capacity at Lambert-St. Louis as LaGuardia and San Antonio are added to network
St. Louis has had TWA, American and now Southwest as its ‘home’ carrier. But just how dominant has Southwest become at the city famous for its magnificent arch, and which two city destinations generate the most competition? How do domestic fares compare with other US airports?
Passenger numbers at St Louis are less than half of what they once were as American has gradually dismantled its hub leaving several markets unserved. Southwest is adding routes but how many international services are there?
American has provided details of stations it will close later this year and the number of frequency reductions at some of its major bases. DFW escapes relatively unscathed but LaGuardia and St Louis see major cutbacks. How much have fuel costs risen for American and where is it struggling to increase yields?