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United Airlines' very sneaky "validation" surcharge

These days, airline passengers have to feel like they can hardly sneeze without getting hit with an airline surcharge.


Related Topix: United Airlines, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel

7 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

Passenger dispute diverts flight to JIA

A Delta Airlines flight from LaGuardia to Palm Beach International Airport had to be diverted to Jacksonville due to an unruly passenger dispute.


Related Topix: West Palm Beach, FL, Palm Beach, FL, United Airlines

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Vistara might take off with 148-seater Airbus A320s

People have their photo taken in front of the Airbus A380 superjumbo at Singapore's Changi Airport.


Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Commercial Aircraft, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, Travel, Malaysia Travel, Singapore Airlines, Transportation, China Travel

Click Orlando

Allegiant Air flight to Sanford loses cabin pressure



Related Topix: Transportation, Allegiant Air, Florida

Business Journal

Hawaii drawing interest from numerous markets and airlines

Mesa Air Group's go! interisland subsidiary demonstrated the difficulty of competing against homegrown Hawaiian Airlines in the interisland market, Brad DiFiore, cofounder and managing partner of Ailevon Pacific Aviation Consulting told the Hawaii Tourism Conference last week.


Related Topix: Hawaiian Airlines


Help Squad: Airline makes good on lost luggage

On June 2, 2014, I was booked on a United Airlines flight from Chicago O'Hare to Dallas-Ft.


Related Topix: United Airlines, US News, Federal Aviation Administration


Xiamen Airlines eyes flights to Manila - report

The Inquirer said Xiamen Airlines, a subsidiary of China Southern Airlines, filed a petition with the Civil Aeronautics Board for permission to fly international passenger and cargo air transport services in the country.


Related Topix: China Southern Airlines Company, China, Asia, World News

To recline or not recline, that is the question while inflight

On Sunday a week ago, a battle broke out in the Economy Plus section of United Airlines flight 1462, flying from Newark to Denver .


Related Topix: United Airlines, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Southwest Airlines Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Southwest Airlines has earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the sixteen brokerages that are covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Net reports .


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines

Low-cost business travelers targeted

Marketed under the slogan 'Your boss will approve,' the new ticket reverses some of the airline's more reviled policies for fee-dazzled travelers.


Related Topix: Ryanair Holdings, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel

Sun Aug 31, 2014

JetBlue Airways Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

JetBlue Airways has been given a consensus rating of "Hold" by the thirteen analysts that are covering the company, reports .


Related Topix: Transportation, JetBlue Airways

The Best (and Worst) International First Class Cabins

Primary vocations: engineering and media. In 2007 I joined AOL's Gadling as an airline writer.


Related Topix: Transportation, Singapore Airlines, Wine, Drink, Travel, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, Malaysia Travel

Why it still doesn't pay to use mobiles at the tills

How many of us are willing to replace our physical wallets with our phones? This is a question that has sucked billions of euro out of the technology and financial industries.


Related Topix: iPod, PayPal, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ryanair Holdings, Apple, Startups, iPhone

The Age

Qantas moves closer to HK Jetstar remedy

Shun Tak Holdings, now has 51 per cent of the shareholder voting rights, while Qantas and China Eastern? will each retain 24.5 per cent.


Related Topix: Qantas Airways, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

He Died 'Because His Chest Is Too Hairy' - But He Could Likely Have Been Saved

The couple was flying on a Southwest Airlines flight between Los Angeles and Albuquerque, KOAT-TV reported , when Jack Jordan suffered a massive heart attack, and while fellow passengers performed CPR on the dying man, his wife said a nearby defibrillator went unused - because of Jack's hairy chest.


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, US Politics, US News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Daily Mail

Southwest Airlines passenger suffers heart attack and dies after...

A padlocked fridge, no store trips and even dog food has to be hidden: The heartbreaking condition driving Hannah, 14, to 'eat herself to death' and how her insurance won't pay out for treatment Joan Rivers' family face agonizing decision over whether to turn off life support machine as legendary comic fights for her life after suffering cardiac ... (more)


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Wedding


'Legroom war' rages as planes grow more...

To recline or not to recline? Airplane "legroom wars" are prompting growing rage in the United States, with two recent seat battles sparking a heated debate about the knee-bumping practice.


Related Topix: United Airlines, Newark, NJ

Federal judge overturns Kauai County's GMO and pesticide regulations

Last Nov., Kauai County, which consists of three Hawaiian islands, passed Kauai County Ordinance 960, which required large-scale agricultural operations to disclose the presence of pesticides and genetically modified crops, as reported by Hawaii's KHON 2 News .


Related Topix: Kauai County, HI, Hawaiian Airlines, Transportation, Hawaiian Holdings, Agriculture, Science

Business Journal

Is Southwest Airlines ready to 'evolve' to court (more) business travelers?

Could a surprising - some might say shocking - development at one of Europe's most notorious no-frills low-fare airlines portend any changes at America's low-fare, no-frills leader Southwest Airlines ? Earlier this week Dublin, Ireland-based Ryanair , a hugely-successful low-fare, no-frills carrier, said it would introduce a new "Business Plus" ... (more)


Related Topix: Transportation, Southwest Airlines, Ireland, World News


What You Think You Know About Hawaii Is Actually All Wrong

More than a five hour flight from Los Angeles, sometimes it's easy to forget that Hawaii is very much a part of the 50 states -- and mainlanders unfortunately remind Hawaii's residents of their ignorance often.


Related Topix: Hawaiian Airlines, Transportation, Hawaiian Holdings


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