United777ORD From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 262 posts, RR: 1 Posted (8 years 4 months 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 3896 times:
Recently, AirTran inaugurated CLT-MDW nonstop service which was formerly served by ATA and US Airways Express. Is US Airways going to go head to head with AirTran on CLT-MDW? I looked at the US Airways timetable and they have reduced frequencies on ORD-DCA and ORD-CLT. Thanks in advance for your thoughts and comments.
Cubsrule From United States of America, joined May 2004, 23019 posts, RR: 20
Reply 1, posted (8 years 4 months 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 3867 times:
US seems fairly content to focus on ORD. Bear in mind that MDW is not a happy place for most legacies. AA has left, UA has cut back, and DL has cut back severely (eliminating mainline and service to CVG). US could probably match or exceed the frequency (it was 15x weekly YV last time around), but yields wouldn't be very good.
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