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As reported on seekingalpha.com:  Executives at Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways toiled last summer on the various details related to merging their operations. A major merger is difficult to put together, but integrating the companies can be even tougher. “What you’re doing is integrating every aspect of the business from how you board people to how the flight attendants serve them drinks,” said Darryl Jenkins, an aviation consultant. “Do you give them a can? Do you pour it into a glass? There are hundreds of thousands of tiny details like this that have to be examined and integrated, so it’s no small task.  Click here to read full article.

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Find the Best Vacation and Travel Packages, Get Expo-exclusive Discounts
Enter to Win a Trip for 2 to Disney World!

The 1st annual Crossroads Travel Expo hosted by Crossroads Travel Advisors will be at the Children’s Museum of Richmond on October 15th from 4pm to 8pm. With over 50 travel experts on staff and great door prizes, you’re sure to discover the best vacations available! Register now and save 50%!

Looking to get away? Want to see the world? Now’s the time to take the vacation of your dreams! Crossroads Travel Advisors, Richmond’s premier American Express Travel Representative, has gathered the best travel companies for the one-day-only Crossroads Travel Expo. Get Expo-exclusive discounts on the vacation of your dreams! Learn about the world’s finest cruises for you, your spouse and your family. Choose from the greatest pre-planned travel trips or work with Crossroads Travel Advisors’ experts to make your own adventure!

Register now for only $5 per person and save $5.  Click here to get all the details and purchase tickets.  Or call Crossroads Travel Advisors
at 1-800-322-0224 to sign up today!  Children under 18 enter free.

All net proceeds benefit the Children’s Museum of Richmond.

Travel Expo

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WifiDid you know Richmond International Airport offers free WiFi service?  

Responding to widespread customer demand, Richmond International Airport began offering free wireless internet (WiFi) in early 2003, a pioneer among US airports not only for the sizable footprint of the service area in the terminal, but also for the access on a “no charge” basis.

 With wireless computer access at your fingertips in the terminal, you can reply to e-mails, check the stock market, read the day’s top stories, keep your business going or just surf the net. WiFi is available at the gate, in the restaurants, ticketing area, baggage claim, Atrium and business center. It’s easy. It’s fast. And it’s free. (from www.flyrichmond.com)

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