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Estimated Loss Of $30 Million Over Meltdown For B6  
User currently offlineB777a340fan From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 775 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2741 times:

Hello fellow A.netters    -

On the Early Today Show this morning, it was said an estimate of $30 million loss over B6's "meltdown" was created. Poor B6   It's sad to see it take so much hype. How will it absorb the cost? Will that affect it's future financial figures? Do airlines have insurance policies against weather conditions?

[Edited 2007-02-21 14:07:08]

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User currently offlineWMUPilot From United States of America, joined Jan 2003, 1473 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2634 times:

Funny thing is, removing a flight attendant from the 320s is going to save us about $30million this year...well I guess there went that savings.


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User currently offlineIkramerica From United States of America, joined May 2005, 21590 posts, RR: 59
Reply 2, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2538 times:

Quoting B777a340fan (Thread starter):
Poor B6   It's sad to see it take so much hype.

Dude, it's not a person, it's a company with a horrible "war room" that is now paying for it's lack of planning. But stock price rebounded today despite a Q1 earnings warning, so Wall Street isn't too worried about it.

The bloom is off the rose at CNBC however. This morning, they were mocking the "bill of rights." One anchor said: "aren't those things that most other airlines do already?" Even if they aren't, ouch...



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User currently offlineNASBWI From Bahamas, joined Feb 2005, 1320 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2521 times:



Quoting WMUPilot (Reply 1):

$30 Million dollars will be saved over FIVE years ! not just one year !



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User currently offlineWMUPilot From United States of America, joined Jan 2003, 1473 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 2438 times:

Quoting NASBWI (Reply 3):
$30 Million dollars will be saved over FIVE years ! not just one year !

Lol guess it would have help if I had actually read the release about it..haha Thanx for the correction!



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User currently offlineB777A340Fan From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 775 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2375 times:

Quoting Ikramerica (Reply 2):
Dude, it's not a person, it's a company with a horrible "war room" that is now paying for it's lack of planning.

Uh, okay...a company can take heat and can get hype as well, doesn't necessarily have to be a person.


User currently offlineIkramerica From United States of America, joined May 2005, 21590 posts, RR: 59
Reply 6, posted (7 years 10 months 1 week 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 2311 times:

Quoting B777A340Fan (Reply 5):
Uh, okay...a company can take heat and can get hype as well, doesn't necessarily have to be a person.

Who said it can't. I just don't understand "sympathy" for a company. It's not a person. Now if you said "Poor Neeleman" then I'd get it.



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