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

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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 […]

Airlines Add Extra Flights to Phoenix for Super Bowl

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Great news for football fans! Three airlines have added extra flights to Phoenix for Super Bowl XLIX. 1. jetBlue jetBlue Airways was the first to add an extra flight to Phoenix from Boston to give New England Patriots fans more options to make it to the big game. On top of the normal schedule of daily BOS-PHX service, […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 14, 2015

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Thieves with stolen passwords try to swipe miles from American Air and United customers Cyprus Airways closes down First Travel Impact From Paris Attacks: EU Parliament May Revive Air-Passenger Terrorism Law Why is United Airlines going to war with a 22-year-old entrepreneur who wants to save travelers […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 7, 2015

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Tail of Missing AirAsia Plane Discovered in Java Sea Ex-Korean Air exec arrested over nut rage Etihad: We Will Honor The Ridiculously Low Fares We Mistakenly Offered United Airlines suing 22-year-old NYC man who figured out how to get cheaper plane tickets California Breaks Ground on Isolated […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 30, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Bodies and Debris Found in Search for AirAsia Plane, Rescue Teams Say Eastern Airlines returns to Miami with first Boeing 737 Air France makes emergency landing in Ireland after CHILLI PEPPERS set off fire alarm United Airlines launching Chicago-Rome flights for summer Delta employee charged with gun […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Free Entertainment with Personal Devices on United

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Free Entertainment with Personal Devices on United Flying United over the holidays? The airline announced last Thursday an upgrade to their entertainment service, which will now allow passengers to stream complimentary on-demand entertainment through their personal devices. That means if you have a phone or tablet (iOS and Android) or laptop, you’ll be able to watch […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 3, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Terrorism Concerns Have U.K., U.S. Eyeing Carry-On Luggage Ban Passenger asked to deplane after emotional support pig was disruptive India Allowing Visas on Arrival for U.S. Tourists United launches seasonal Dublin, Venice routes (flights begin June 4) British man misses honeymoon after air rage forces emergency landing […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 19, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Passenger gets $1,200 bill for in-flight Wi-Fi Pay Phones in New York City Will Become Free Wi-Fi Hot Spots Updated MileagePlus Premier Requirements for 2016 status Alaska Airlines launching new San Diego-Hawaii route South Korea temporarily suspends Asiana flights to San Francisco United Devalues… Checked Baggage Uber […]