Did you know that at birth every person is allocated an airline to hate? This explains why some people hate Continental, others United or Delta, but there's an even balance among the population between the carriers. My personal choice is American Airlines, which organizationally doesn't particularly like the whole flying gig but puts more effort than most into despising their customers. I imagine executives contemplating ways to make their customer experience even … more
An airline provides air transport services for passengers or freight. Airlines lease or own their aircraft with which to supply these services and may form partnerships or alliances with other airlines for mutual benefit. Generally, airline companies are recognized with an air operating certificate or license issued by a governmental aviation body.
Airlines vary from those with a single aircraft carrying mail or cargo, through full-service international airlines operating hundreds of aircraft. Airline services can be categorized as being intercontinental, intra-continental, domestic, or international, and may be operated as scheduled services or charters.