And, after apologies to the singer Jimmy Buffet, don't forget longitude, either.  What I'm referring to are the changes in geography of airline headquarters locations, and whether this seems to have had any discernable impact on the persona of the companies involved. Following the recent spate of airline mergers, as well as those still proposed it might be a good idea to take a look at his phenomenon. This is most applicable to North America, as there has been less of a ...

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