from Breakingviews:

EasyJet’s brio bodes ill for Lufthansa, Air France

November 17, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Europe’s stricken airlines cursed with good luck

October 29, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

United board flies into risk-management failure

October 19, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Cheap oil comes with hidden risks for airlines

January 19, 2015

By Olaf Storbeck

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

Putin faces the music

By Mike Peacock
December 18, 2014

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow

With a deep recession looming and the nose-diving rouble poised to push inflation through the roof, Russia’s Vladimir Putin faces the music at his end-of-year news conference when he will field questions from a studio audience as well as television viewers.

from MacroScope:

When Mario met Jean-Claude

By Mike Peacock
August 6, 2014

European Central Bank President Draghi and Eurogroup President -Juncker talk during a news conference in Nicosia, Cyprus

A day before the European Central Bank’s monthly policy meeting, ECB President Mario Draghi will travel to Luxembourg for talks with incoming European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. Oh to be a fly on the wall.

from Breakingviews:

Malaysia Airlines plight points to riskier world

July 18, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Data Dive:

Charting the Malaysian airliner disappearance

March 10, 2014

For the third day, search and rescue operations from 10 different countries failed to find any trace of the missing Malaysian plane that disappeared about an hour into a flight to Beijing. Here's a map of the plane's last known location: 

from Stories I’d like to see:

Picking government contractors, high-flying Dubai, and a dubious drug on the market

By Steven Brill
November 26, 2013

1. Who picks the contractors?

In the wake of the failed launch of Healthcare.gov there has been some spectacular insider coverage, particularly by the Washington Post and New York Times, of the failure of the private contractors to deliver what they promised when they won the assignments to build the federal insurance exchange. But while there has been some mention of problems with the contract procurement process itself (focusing on the notion that in Washington the IT providers who win the contracts are better at winning IT contracts than at doing cutting-edge IT), one piece of the story has so far been missing: Who actually decided to award the Healthcare.gov contract to CGI and the others who shared the work? And on exactly what basis?

from Breakingviews:

EasyJet’s growth will get harder to replicate

November 19, 2013

By Olaf Storbeck

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.