In response to Delta Airlines Apologies For Computer Generated 'H8GAYS' Confirmation Code: “At first I didn’t think I read it right,” Jeff White, a student at the University of West Florida, told the Washington Post. “I was worried that another customer might think I somehow picked that code. Show More Summary
Every 12 hours, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) launches weather balloons from approximately 70 locations across the US. While these do provide valuable data, a lot can change between those intervals and those locations. Show More Summary
The feds might soon lift rules that forbid plane passengers from talking on their cell phones during flights, but the airlines themselves are balking. Delta announced today that it won't allow such calls no matter what the FCC decides, reports the LA Times. The airline joins Southwest and JetBlue in...
In the Chris Columbus-directed modern Christmas classic Home Alone, why didn’t the McCallister family notice Kevin’s absence when they presented his airline ticket at the boarding gate? The answer to this question is hidden in the movie, and even though you’ve probably seen the movie a dozen times over the years, you probably never noticed […]
Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Vikas Bysani of Unmetric, an exclusive aviation partner of SimpliFlying. Unmetric is a social media benchmarking company that helps brands analyse how well they’re doing on social media by including...Show More Summary
The reality is that there are fewer and fewer international first class products out there as many airlines switch to a two cabin model, and those few first class products remaining are tougher than ever to redeem miles for. As a result,...Show More Summary
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson signed on as Alaska Airlines' official spokesperson. To celebrate, any passenger wearing his jersey will score priority boarding privileges.
Draft rules would license airlines to operate on-board base stations for data and/or voice service Almost everybody agrees: letting airline passengers talk on cell phones is a terrible idea. Nobody wants to fly cross-country strapped in next to a blabbermouth. Show More Summary
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In-flight Wi-Fi promo is offered on 7 airlines using GoGo.
Frequent (and considerate) flyers, rejoice! Provided you fly Delta, of course — the airline’s CEO Richard Anderson has reaffirmed that voice calls will have no place on all of its flights. In November, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission began mulling …
A week after a federal agency began the process of lifting the ban on cellphone calls on planes, the chief executive of one of the nation's largest airlines vowed to keep phones silent on his company's flights.
Following last week's news that British Airways would be the first major European Airline to implement the new relaxed regulations on electronic device use, we now have a time frame, and it's good news. As of Thursday, December 19 British Airways passengers will be allowed to use their personal devices during takeoff and landing for the first time. Show More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News, L2 GEP and Hubwoo announced their partnership this morning, a move that will integrate GEP’s sourcing and procurement solutions, including SMART by GEP, with Hubwoo’s Business Network....Show More Summary
In response to Delta Airlines Apologies For Computer Generated 'H8GAYS' Confirmation Code: This is a really unfortunate coincidence, but seriously, how do you insure that no random combination of letters and numbers could possibly be...Show More Summary
WestJet, a low-cost Canadian airline, has announced that iTravel2000 intends to integrate the WestJet Direct API to book and ticket air travel. In addition to the API integration, iTravel2000 will become a WestJet-certified conforming channel early next year. The certification will permit iTravel2000 to continue access to WestJet's best possible prices and ancillary products.
New rules coming into effect tomorrow allow devices to be mode from gate to gate on BA flights British Airways is to become the first European airline to allow the use of electronic devices, including phones and tablets, during take-off and landing. Show More Summary
American Airlines’ Airbus A321 sitting at JFK. Image: Eric Dunetz This story was written for AirlineReporter.com by Eric Dunetz (@southpawcaptures) Out with the old and in with the new American Airlines showed off their brand new Airbus A321 at John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) on Tuesday and upped the game in the ever [...]
No airline ticket required! We’ve got the snaps of the Hermes Paris holiday windows to inspire your most deluxe of desires… Sorbet shades of the house’s iconic patterns, panels of rich color and cacti a plenty, what gives? Our Parisian...Show More Summary
American Airlines, fresh off its merger with US Airways, showed off its new transcontinental fleet today at JFK Airport—raising the ante in the battle for premium fliers on coast-to-coast runs.