Sky-High Pain at the Pump: Airlines Lower Fuel Usage at Any Cost

Think the airlines can't possibly come up with another way to cut costs? Think again. Coming soon on your flight across country, US Airways will no longer offer in-flight movies. The carrier announced Thursday that movies are the most recent casualty of the fuel crisis because the heavier the plane, the heftier the fuel bill. At 500 pounds per plane, the in-flight entertainment systems weigh too much for the carrier to justify bringing them on board. "Nothing is off the table for us or anyone...Full Story
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