The airline will have to maintain stable operating cash flows to be able to make pension contributions and give cash back to shareholders.
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The carrier will also repurchase shares as part of a plan to return $1 billion to shareholders.
Frontier Airlines joins the trend and also adds a $2 charge for coffee or soda.
Travel spending is up, and a few select plays in some related sectors stand to benefit most.
The carrier's new 'seat-to-seat delivery' lets passengers buy each other drinks and snacks.
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