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Frontier Airlines earned $220 million from baggage fees in 2015. This was a major part of the airline’s $1.6 billion in revenue for the year.
According to China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency, in 2016 nearly US$12 billion will be invested in improving the aviation infrastructure in the country.
Emirates wants to take advantage of new development in China. The carrier will begin flying from Dubai to Yinchuan and Zhengzhou, two cities in the underserved Midwest of China. The four-times-weekly service will stop in Yinchuan before making the hour-and-a-half flight to Zhengzhou.
Airlines for America has “commended” the TSA for taking steps to expedite the screening process at overcrowded checkpoints around the country. In the same statement, however, A4A also warned that wait times will remain long during peak hours during the summer, even at PreCheck checkpoints.
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