Sky Talk

Monday Midday Must-Reads

-When United announced last year that it would dehub its operations in Cleveland, city leaders hoped to attract other airlines to fill the void. In a series of articles over the past week, the Cleveland Plain Dealer has looked at the effect of the loss of United’s hub.

-The last time you flew on Delta Air Lines, did you noticed a hint of lavender and camomile in the air? That fragrance, known as Calm, has been sprayed throughout Delta’s aircraft cabins and on its first class hot towels for the past two years, notes the Wall Street Journal in this article about airline fragrances.

-And Arizona Republic’s Dawn Gilbertson bravely faced the crowds at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport this morning as the masses of Super Bowl fans departed the big game’s host city. Her hour-by-hour account of getting through the airport can be found here.