New startup airlines crowd the skies

Global Business

Over the past five years, airlines in the U.S. have been consolidating. Four major carriers now account for 82 percent of U.S. capacity.

Now smaller airlines are emerging, trying to fill the gaps left behind.

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New startup airlines crowd the skies

New startup airlines crowd the skies

Over the past five years, airlines in the U.S. have been consolidating. Four major carriers now account for 82 percent of U.S. capacity. Now smaller airlines are emerging, trying to fill the gaps left behind.