David Neeleman

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The Blackberry is really essential for keeping up on my emails when I'm out of the office, which is a lot.

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And, of course, customers really need to feel safe and are seeking reassurance when they fly.

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Just keep thinking about the good side of ADD - the creativity and the originality it can stimulate.

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I'm always crunching numbers, so my calculator watch is a must.

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Certainly, we are hurt by the high fuel prices because it raises our cost.

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I think it hurts profitability more than the business because the airlines have tried and tried to pass on higher fares, and it's not going to happen.

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I also really like getting to know our crew members better.

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I believe the public's confidence would be increased if the federal government took over the functions of airport security screening for all passengers.

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I think they got caught up in how much money they could get from each of the city governments as far as tax rebates. But that stuff works when you make money. It's a little bit phantom money.

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We are just interested in dealing with the people we're paying every day. We know federal law allows them to vote in a union at anytime, but we think we can resist that by talking to our own people and giving them enough upside.

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This is not a business where you can hand off and run by remote control.

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A lot of airlines have come and gone.

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Of course, we should all be aware of what we're packing in our carry-on luggage - anything that might be considered dangerous could be confiscated at a security checkpoint.

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I actually thrive on all the challenges, and I don't feel like ADD has impaired my ability.

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Be it $15 million here and $11 million there, it takes hundreds of millions to be successful in this business.

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People were desperately trying to fill their seats for the summer. And so prices are really low right now. And so they are kept from raising prices to make up for that difference.

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We're reviewing everything to see how we can do it better, faster, and more efficiently.

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Our major headquarters is at John F. Kennedy airport. We are four miles from the airport and are on top of our operations everyday.

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There's a lot of competition out there. And we have a lot of people who are losing lots of money in competing with us.

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