Possible Mesa bid for FlyI

 
Old Dec 14, 05, 9:20 pm
  #1  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: at 35,000 feet
Programs: AS MVP; WN A-List; Hyatt Expl; MR/CC/HH Gold, Hertz 5*
Posts: 1,462
Possible Mesa bid for FlyI

The Washington Post reports that Mesa is bidding on FlyI, they tried to aquire ACA before they became independent. Link here.

-Mesa Air Group Inc., the regional carrier that tried to acquire the parent of Independence Air two years ago, has emerged as a bidder for the struggling company, sources familiar with the situation said yesterday.-
robbert is offline  
Old Dec 14, 05, 9:32 pm
  #2  
 
Join Date: Mar 1999
Location: SFO
Programs: United 1K
Posts: 2,260
Makes perfect business sense for Mesa to buy FLYi for nothing.
jaguar is offline  
Old Dec 14, 05, 10:24 pm
  #3  
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: MD
Posts: 18
if it were to happen at least most of the employees would keep there jobs
ILv2Fly is offline  
Old Dec 14, 05, 10:33 pm
  #4  
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 519
Originally Posted by ILv2Fly
if it were to happen at least most of the employees would keep there jobs
LOL, most would quit--that's preferable to working at Mesa!
HRDiva is offline  
Old Dec 14, 05, 10:51 pm
  #5  
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: SNA
Programs: AS MVP75K, UA Gold
Posts: 3,963
the news just keep getting worse for flyi. i'd say it's pretty safe to say they'll be finished january 5th
haddon90 is offline  
Old Dec 17, 05, 7:21 pm
  #6  
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: NYC
Programs: BAEC Silver, AA LTP 2MM
Posts: 3,359
Originally Posted by haddon90
the news just keep getting worse for flyi. i'd say it's pretty safe to say they'll be finished january 5th
Do you have anything other than air holding up that bridge?
UAL_Rulez is offline  
Old Dec 17, 05, 7:41 pm
  #7  
Moderator: Hotel Deals and MilesBuzz
 
Join Date: May 1998
Location: Washington, DC
Posts: 14,043
Another news article regarding Mesa and Independence Air:

http://www.eastvalleytribune.com/index.php?sty=55304
MileageAddict is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread