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To say that Mesa Airlines expects its operations to look dramatically different at the end of this decade would be a significant understatement. The company's third electric aircraft deal, signed last week, could be the most interesting, as it takes on planes that are not exactly planes, with notable differences in the regulatory environment.
Frontier Airlines and Sprit Airlines intend to merge, creating a new 5th largest airline in the US. And, while they're both ULCC players, the way they operate is somewhat different. Integration decisions will be very, very interesting.
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. And a long-haul airline based in Norway but operating its 787s from multiple other European countries to the USA is a lot like Norwegian. Even if Norse Atlantic's CEO keeps trying to claim otherwise.
No timeline in the release makes it a little hard to get excited about this announcement. But the potential for eVTOL across Korea took a step forward thanks to a deal between Joby and SK Telecom.