Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the State Department Feb. 2.
The three US network carriers wasted no time after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s confirmation before asking him to review the Open Skies policy and the subsidies they allege Gulf carriers illegally get from their national governments. In a letter to Tillerson, Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker and United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz cited “the massive subsidization of three state-owned Gulf carriers—Qatar Airways, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad ...
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