hiflyeras
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Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 3:44 pm

This seems odd to me....one day notice for a "special investor update" webcast led by AS President Brad Tilden. Let the wild speculation begin!  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/alaska...up-webcast-investor-142500004.html
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 3:46 pm

I would have to think this is a pretty significant announcement. I can't imagine such short notice to just go over how they are doing?
 
BoeingGuy
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 4:42 pm

Maybe it's to outline their new fee changes?

I'm not happy with the increased first bag fee (or any bag fee), but I do like the fact that you can now make changes in the reservation with no penalty up to 60 days in advance now.

We are on the third post and haven't yet heard any words that start with the fourth letter in the alphabet.
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 4:48 pm

Quoting BoeingGuy (Reply 2):
We are on the third post and haven't yet heard any words that start with the fourth letter in the alphabet.

DOT passenger rights legislation?  
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 4:54 pm

Designing new uniforms?  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnO5xDgTiOI&feature=youtu.be
(this was actually just announced today, but clearly not emergency investor meeting-worthy)
 
AeroWesty
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 4:59 pm

787 order for transcons and Hawaiian flights to better compete with HA and launch attack on Delta (there, I said it!). That's gotta be it.

(Or it could be an unexpected opportunity to expand the hub at PDX!    )
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:04 pm

Quoting AeroWesty (Reply 5):
Hawaiian flights to better compete with HA

No, LAX-HNL flights to compete with Allegiant followed by BOI-HNL, GEG-HNL and FAT-HNL. They want to stop Allegiant from operating to Hawaii from anywhere.    
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:08 pm



Quoting AeroWesty (Reply 5):
launch attack on Delta

Four posts into an AS thread without a mention of DL and you had to go and ruin the attempt at a record.

Since you did, however...AS is going to cancel the MAX order, replace all 737s with NEOs and sell out to DL.

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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:10 pm

Just to get this out of the way - AS is going to purchase Delta, and the combined AA/US to become the worlds largest airline, and move the HQ to Bethel, AK.
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:10 pm

Quoting MountainFlyer (Reply 7):
MAX order?

They ordered 37 on 11-Oct-2012.
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:18 pm

Quoting Stitch (Reply 9):
Quoting MountainFlyer (Reply 7):
MAX order?

They ordered 37 on 11-Oct-2012.

Yeah, I remembered that after I posted then changed my post to something more interesting  
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 5:35 pm

Special investor update? Besides the merger everyone wants to speculate on, perhaps it's something more mundane for us but still substantial to investors, like initiating a dividend.
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 6:31 pm

  AS is announcing a massive nationwide expansion snapping up parked DC9s. Gee, wonder who they're buying them from??  
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 6:51 pm

Pilot's voted to ratify their tentative agreement for their union contract (which pretty much includes no scope). I guess tomorrow we find out where all 100 of SkyWest Inc.'s MRJs are going.... :-/
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BDL757
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:00 pm

Maybe it has to do with the whole AS cancelling all non-DL int'l codeshares at SEA?
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:11 pm

Quoting Alias1024 (Reply 11):
initiating a dividend

That would be welcome news to a lot of people, I'm sure!

(I still like my 787 idea, though.)  
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Alias1024
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:22 pm

Quoting AeroWesty (Reply 15):
(I still like my 787 idea, though.)

I like that too! Certainly more interesting than a dividend.

Quoting JetAmericaS80 (Reply 13):
Pilot's voted to ratify their tentative agreement for their union contract (which pretty much includes no scope). I guess tomorrow we find out where all 100 of SkyWest Inc.'s MRJs are going.... :-/

I'd forgotten that they were voting. That's a good guess.
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 12:23 pm

The pilots have ratified a 5 year contract.
67% voted in favor of the agreement, contract to increase pay by nearly 20% with job security and work rule improvements.
Becomes effective January 14, 2014.
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 12:50 pm

Quoting JetAmericaS80 (Reply 13):
Pilot's voted to ratify their tentative agreement for their union contract (which pretty much includes no scope).

Really, that is great! Kudos to them and AS. That will allow AS to expand as the market demands!   

Quoting JetAmericaS80 (Reply 13):
I guess tomorrow we find out where all 100 of SkyWest Inc.'s MRJs are going.... :-/

That would be great! I really want to fly on the MRJs (I'm a Pratt fan.)   

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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:04 pm

Alaska Airlines just released a press release - cash dividend.

http://splash.alaskasworld.com/Newsr...s/ASstories/AS_20130711_055654.asp
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:27 pm

Quoting DCAYOW (Reply 19):
Alaska Airlines just released a press release - cash dividend.

Aw shucks. Okay, Alias1024 wins, but I still like my 787 idea better!  
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hiflyeras
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:48 pm

Quoting Alias1024 (Reply 11):

Congrats, Alias! You're the smartest kid in the class! Nice to see AS and Alaska Air Group doing so well and having the confidence that they're going to be a profitable concern in the future. Cost to AAG will be $55 million per year...no small change. Coincidentally, the recently announced increase in bag/change fees will generate $50 million per year.
 
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 3:13 pm

Alaska also signs 5-year credit card deal with Bank of America -- sees $55 million in cash coming in.
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 3:49 pm

I'm glad they renewed their credit card deal. It just looks funny because the "Small" amount ($55 Million). Just used to seeing Chase/Citibank/Amex doling out Billions of dollars for frequent flyer programs.
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RE: Short Notice AS "special Investor Update" Tomorrow

Thu Jul 11, 2013 5:46 pm

Wow, that was a lucky guess. I should go buy a lottery ticket.
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