Tag: airplane

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Can Airlines Make Money?

For decades, airlines failed to turn a profit despite having a monopoly on the sky. This year they’re expected to make billions. Here’s why.

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This Is a Story About Loss

On finding something at Unclaimed Baggage Center, the Alabama store that sells what America loses.

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The Woman Who Smuggled Herself

The mysterious life of the serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman.

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The Inside Story of Russia's Fight to Keep the U.N. Corrupt

How Russia consistently undermines the U.N. in order to keep a multi-billion dollar monopoly on the sales of helicopters and airplanes.

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The Deepest End

What happened to Air France Flight 447?

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The Learjet Repo Man

The Great Recession meant great things for Nick Popovich, who gets paid by banks to take planes back from hard-up millionaires.