Top 10 in Travel News: Week of March 25, 2015

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Qatar Airways boss accuses Delta of flying ‘crap’ planes DogVacay launches new service for cat owners who need pet sitters New Malaysia Airlines’ CEO to take over earlier than planned Higher passenger fees will discourage travelers from flying Hawaii shark attack: Tiger shark chomps on snorkeling man […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of March 18, 2015

Ryanair

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Ryanair plans to offer flights between Europe and the US American, US Air to merge loyalty programs within one month JetBlue to fly Mint lie-flat seats to Caribbean Selfie stick bans go into effect at French, UK attractions Delta lowers frequent flier miles required for one-way flights […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of March 11, 2015

To be clear, these are not police handcuffs

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: A man was arrested for refusing to give his phone’s passcode to border agents 1,400 Security Badges Lost, Stolen at Atlanta Airport MSP Airport Opens Lactation Centers for Nursing Moms Mandarin Oriental confirms hack attack North Korea Tourists Required to Have Daily Temperature Checks Singapore to cane […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of March 4, 2015

Uber

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Uber and Starwood Team Up to Give Away Starpoints West Coast – New York LaGuardia flights on horizon? Air France passengers stranded in Manchester ‘so pilot can rest’ Travel Agency Says It Is First to Book Cuba Universal Orlando raises ticket prices You can now book flights […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 25, 2015

Delta

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Delta tests 20-minute ‘guarantee’ for checked bags The DOT Will Not Force United to Honor $50 First Class Fare Mistakes Alaska becomes 3rd state with legal marijuana JetBlue Officially Requests a Customs and Immigration Facility in Long Beach Aruba arrivals surpass one million mark for first time […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 4, 2015

Singapore Airlines' new premium economy seat

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Singapore Airlines’ New Premium Economy Marriott Abandons FCC Petition for Hotel Wi-Fi Blocking Hawaiian Airlines opens first of 6 new Premier Club lounges at Honolulu airport Seabourn reveals names of new ships British Airways Realigns Its Program to Make Big Spenders With Large Point Balances Happier (And […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 28, 2015

E-cigarette

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: FAA warns of fire danger caused by e-cigarettes on planes SkyMall files for bankruptcy Virgin Australia dropping fuel surcharges for US flights Chicago’s O’Hare regains title of world’s busiest airport Orbitz Gives In, Hires Bankers to Find a Buyer British Airways announces big changes to its Executive […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 21, 2015

Denver Airport Marriott

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Marriott Bows to Pressure on Wi-Fi Blocking But There’s Lots of Wiggle Room This Is Happening: U.S. Eases #Cuba Travel Restrictions, No License Needed US preclearance at Abu Dhabi coming for all Etihad flights Orlando launches curbside valet parking DOT fines Southwest a record $1.6 million for […]