PenAir Didn't Deserve USPS Contract, DC Circ. Hears

Law360, Washington (February 3, 2012, 12:29 PM EST) -- Peninsula Airways Inc. did not have the experience required to win a U.S. Postal Service contract to deliver mail in rural areas, since the Alaskan airline's only experience came from a previous contract it was erroneously awarded, PenAir's rival air cargo companies told the D.C. Circuit on Friday.

In June, U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan found that PenAir — having met requirements under the Rural Service Improvement Act that an airline must have experience providing service along the routes using large aircraft — could...
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