Further Details On United’s Mysterious Newark To Columbia Flight

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    In late February I wrote about the interesting case of United operating a once weekly flight between Newark, New Jersey, and Columbia, South Carolina. The route operated for about 18 months, and by insiders was referred to as the "chairman's flight." That's because the chairman of the New York and New Jersey Port Authority, at the time, spent his weekends in South Carolina. So while the route was suspicious to begin with, what made it even more suspicious was that United ended the flight three days after the Port Authority chairman resigned. Investigators subpoenaed the Port Authority and United regarding the situation, though we haven't heard much about it since. Well, Bloomberg published a follow up to the story today, entitled "The Dinner Proposal That Led United Into Corruption Probe." Per the article: The post Further Details On United’s Mysterious Newark To Columbia Flight appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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