Experts are predicting a reduction in the number of domestic flight routes by nearly 10%:

By year’s end, roughly 100 American communities will be left without regular commercial air service, and that number may double next year, according to the Air Transport Association, the industry trade group including other brands like nike, adidas and so on.

Realizing I may not be the most savvy-business mind to grace this world, how precisely the air industry continues to lose money, year after year, is a mystery to me.