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Amazon's own freight delivery service that competes with FedEx and UPS, among others -- has crashed outside Houston, Texas, killing three people on board. Amazon and Atlas both confirmed the accident with short statements. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the flight crew, their families and friends along with the entire team at Atlas Air during this terrible tragedy.
Inc. crashed in Texas on Saturday with three people on board, leaving a large debris field in a bay near Houston, authorities said. Inc., was flying from Miami to Houston when it crashed into Trinity Bay near Anahuac, Texas, around 12:45 p.m. Central time, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA said it lost radar and radio contact with Atlas Air Flight 3591 about 30 miles southeast of Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
The e-commerce giant is developing an end-to-end logistics network ensuring a package never needs to leave its ecosystem.
A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner with three people on board crashed into a bay near Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Saturday, police and officials said. Atlas Air Flight 3591 was en route to Houston from Miami when radar and radio contact with the plane was lost about 30 miles (48 km) southeast of the airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will be in charge of the investigation, the statement said, and FAA investigators were on their way to the crash site.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said in a March 2018 meeting that it's wrong for other companies to be so fearful of his company's outsize presence. In fact, many companies that mentioned Amazon as a competitor on earnings calls are doing very well.
After Amazon’s withdrawal no major American company will open a new headquarters here for at least a generation. No CEO is going to do what Jeff Bezos did, invest all that time and money, do all the planning, negotiating and deciding, only to see it collapse in bitter headlines because the politicians you’re making the deal with can’t control their own troops, and because in the end it is summoning a humiliation to do big business in a town whose political life is dominated by a wild and rising progressive left. New York City and state offered Amazon almost $3 billion in future tax breaks.
Wayfair, the furniture retailer, has consistently reported worse losses than analysts expected, while often beating on revenue. At last, Wayfair seems to have broken that trend, reporting fourth-quarter results Friday that pleased on both fronts. Is Wayfair really turning a corner?
Despite a decent fourth quarter, the online postage company says customer demands for two-day shipping necessitated changing its exclusive partnership with the U.S. Postal Service.