Danielle Brooks took to her Twitter account on Thursday morning (June 30) to share how she was upset about an airline agent calling her “lucky” to be flying first class. The 26-year-old Orange Is the New Black actress, who is currently starring on Broadway in the Tony-winning musical The Color Purple, was on her way [...]
While I follow airline products around the world I'm much closer to the changes and business operations of US airlines than European ones. So sometimes developments creep up on my. So let me share some surpising things that I learned perusing data this week. Continue reading Seven Shocking Facts About European Airline Seat Capacity...
I received a flyer in today’s mail from Barclaycard. It seems they’re back with another AAdvantage Aviator bonus miles promotion for their American Airlines card products. My offer was for 30 percent more miles between July 1 and September 30, 2016, with a cap of 5,000 bonus miles. Show More Summary
As a student traveling China by rail, regardless of time of arrival, an early morning blast of news followed by commotion of sales carts and… The post When Airlines Serve Arrival Meals Too Early appeared first on Rapid Travel Chai.
As a New Yorker who now calls San Francisco home, I fly a lot throughout the year on various airlines. Sometimes, on my six-hour flights from New York to San Francisco, I daydream about international flights and the quality of service you get. Show More Summary
Malaysia Airlines has obviously had a really tough few years. They were already struggling financially, though that was made exponentially worse when two of their 777s crashed just months apart. The smartest thing the airline did toShow More Summary
Recently on a oneworld itinerary connecting through Düsseldorf Airport (DUS), I was able to visit the Hugo Junkers Lounge, which is contracted by several airlines to serve their premium passengers. As I said in my review of the Hamburg...Show More Summary
One of the ways Etihad exercises this control is by purchasing controlling stakes in an airline's frequent flyer program, something they've done with airberlin and Jet Airways. While foreign ownership restrictions limit equity in anShow More Summary
David Tepper (Trades, Portfolio)’s eye for a deal and airtight vision for companies and trends did not defend against the affect of the unexpected shakeup in the European Union on two of his 10 largest portfolio equities. In the past five trading days, the Appaloosa Management founder’s Delta Air Lines Inc. [...]
This is actually my question and I am seeking some responses. Today I posted fares for Chicago to Paris at $499 with Delta. Ticket prices I found for United nonstop flights were $507 round trip. Then a few hours later I see a similar post on SecretFlying.com. Show More Summary
The last A380 in BA's original Airbus order, the giant airliner arrived last week at London's Heathrow airport. We learned how the engines are replaced.
Tom Hanks plays Captain “Sully” Sullenberger, the brave and skilled pilot who saved 155 lives by safely landing his malfunctioning airliner in NYC’s Hudson River, and the distasteful investigation that ensued afterwards. Directed by the multitalented Clint Eastwood.
It may be possible to plan a series of flights with the specific purpose of earning voluntary bumps to turn a profit in airline vouchers.
While the world continues to grapple with the ramifications of Brexit, Ireland's budget airline Ryanair is having a snicker at the United Kingdom's expense. Early Thursday, Ryanair.com featured a shoddily Photoshopped image of British politician Boris Johnson riding a bicycle with the words "BYE BYE EUROPE!" next to him. The screengrab was [...]
SkyTeam Alliance member and Spain-based airline Air Europa is challenging American Airlines and Iberia for Miami to Spain routes with many cities in Spain priced from $588 to $610 round trip and cities in several other countries in low $600s. Show More Summary
News that the U.S. Department of State will hold talks next month with the United Arab Emirates and Qatar is, to this longtime observer of U.S. international aviation, a significant victory for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Show More Summary
Chicago seems to be the low fare departure airport today for flights to Asia with low fares on Hainan Airlines at $493 round trip to Shanghai and a few other cities in China like Chengdu, Fuzhou, Guangzhou and Kunming. There are a dozen other cities around China priced at $573 round trip. Show More Summary
Contrary to market expectations, the United Kingdom surprisingly voted in favor of leaving the European Union through a referendum on 23rd June 2016. While the Brexit, or the exit of Britain from the EU, may not have many short term implications, it is likely to significantly impact the economic health of the UK as well […]
A hot fare available today from San Francisco to Bali DPS is Singapore Airlines at $649 round trip. I have written about low Star Alliance fares to China and Southeast Asia twice before in the past ten days. Each day I see multiple airfare...Show More Summary
The last few days were one of those periods when airfares in California were anomalously lower from regional airports like my hometown Monterey MRY, with lower airline ticket prices to Europe than airfare from Los Angeles LAX and San Francisco SFO/San Jose SJC. Show More Summary