AAA: Slight drop expected in Memorial Day air travel

05/13/2009 | USA Today

The summer travel season will kick off with a 1.5% increase in Memorial Day travel, according to a AAA study, and the vast majority of those trips will be in a car. AAA says about 2.1 million Americans, or 7% of total holiday travelers, will fly on an airline. "It's safe to say you will see a decline based upon reduced demand and an ailing economy," says a spokesman for the Air Transport Association.

View Full Article in:

USA Today

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Manager Air Traffic Control
US Airways
Philadelphia, PA
Manager - Asia Specialty Sales
Delta Air Lines
Atlanta, GA
Director, Space Systems
Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
Arlington, VA
Representative - International Human Resources
United Airlines
London
Manager Supply Chain Logistics
FedEx Express
Los Angeles, CA