Oberstar opposes proposed United-Continental merger

05/24/2010 | Travel Weekly

Rep. James Oberstar, D-Minn., although he failed in his effort to prevent Delta from merging with Northwest, is now trying to block the pending United-Continental merger. "He's a ranking Democrat, and that's the game in town right now," said analyst Darryl Jenkins, founder of the Airline Zone. "The political appointees, at the end of the day, are the ones who make the decisions, and they can be swayed by people like him."

View Full Article in:

Travel Weekly

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Supervisor - International Inflight Service
United Airlines
London
Manager Air Traffic Control
US Airways
Philadelphia, PA
Manager, User Experience
Alaska Airlines
Seattle, WA
Senior Analyst, Agency Distribution & Sales Support
Virgin America
Burlingame, CA
Manager Supply Chain Logistics
FedEx Express
Los Angeles, CA