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23 Jan 2024

Low-Cost carriers are world's least-polluting airlines

The low-cost business model that democratized air travel in recent decades has now become an unlikely template for reducing pollution. That’s because budget airlines’ obsession with lowering weight in order to save fuel also happens to produce the best emissions metrics in the skies.

Source Bloomberg, Envest Global

21 Dec 2023

Labor unions are pushing for big pay rise…

e.g Southwest Airlines pilot pay would increase 50pct under new labor contract. A wage-inflation spiral remains a threat (even if overall job creations are plunging) Source: CNBC

24 Jul 2023

The world's most expensive commercial airplane ticket is a one-way flight on Etihad Airways from New York City/JFK to Abu Dhabi

Their first-class "The Residence" offers a separate bedroom and private bathroom. This flight lasts 12 hours and 30 minutes, costing approximately $88 per minute. Source: Genuine Impact

24 Jul 2023

What are the best airlines? This depends on how you quantify the best.

Source: Genuine Impact


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