U.S. Airlines Lobbying Against Gulf Carriers Has Failed

The trigger for an unprecedented lobbying campaign was likely this: Emirates launched daily flights from Milan to New York on Oct. 1, 2013. The flights were in line with the open skies agreement between the U.S. and the United Arab Emirates, but they were a shock to American Airlines, Delta Air...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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