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Old Oct 23, 07, 1:16 am
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essxjay
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Originally Posted by tom911 View Post
The airlines are probably making a fortune now that unused tickets can't be sold off to a party with a different name.
Nothing new, of course. Revenue protection schemes have kept the airlines' coffers padded since long before 9/11, as I'm sure experienced FFers know.

Are you sure they're not an advocate of ID checks?
Of course they are. The myopia here is that the airlines have to deal with the fallout when jammed "security" lines cause pax to miss flights or a/c pushback delays due to gate screening.
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