TITLE

SARS worse than war

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;6/16/2003, Issue 1672, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that news research shows that SARS has damaged air travel more than the Iraq war. Decline in flights in the second quarter of 2003 according to flight management firm OAG Data.
ACCESSION #
10488542

 

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