American Airlines has decided to cut Chicago O’Hare-Beijing service from Oct. 22 because of overcapacity in the Sino-US market–which used to be one of the most lucrative markets worldwide. “The current fare environment severely limits our ability to successfully compete between Chicago and Beijing,” American Airlines VP network and schedule planning Vasu Raja said May 2. Dallas/Ft. Worth-based American launched the nonstop route in May 2010, and competes with ...

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