Defunct ATA Airlines won a $66 million US federal court judgment last week against FedEx, blamed by ATA in 2008 for pushing it out of business. The Indianapolis-based carrier ceased operations more than 2.5 years ago after a US military transport contract managed by FedEx was terminated (ATW Daily News, April 4, 2008). The airline, which launched operations in 1973, had a nearly two-decade working arrangement with FedEx that gave it a share of airlift contracted by the Dept. of Defense ...

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