Top 10 in Travel News: Week of April 15, 2015

Adventures by Disney

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Adventures by Disney launching family river cruises in Europe CheapAir now selling nonstop U.S.-Cuba flights The TSA collected $638,000 in loose change last year Police sting catches 31 Miami airport workers allegedly stealing from checked bags TSA employees fired for manipulating scanners so they could grope hot […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of April 8, 2015

US Airways and American Airlines

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: American Airlines, US Airways to get FAA approval to fly as one carrier California woman says she was kicked off Alaska Airlines flight because she has cancer Delta launching pet trackers Delta to keep 20-minute ‘guarantee’ for checked bags Leonardo DiCaprio Builds an Eco-Resort in Belize Oregon […]

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

jetBlue

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: JetBlue to be first airline to use Apple Pay in flight Quality of America’s roads now ranked No. 16 in the world, report shows American Airlines Debuts New Amenity Kits Airlines Try Signature Fragrances, but Not Everyone Is On Board Mile-high IQ club: Become a genius on […]

L.A. to New York First Class on Virgin America

Virgin America First Class seats

I’ve flown Virgin America over a dozen times, but never before in First Class on a transcontinental flight. Last week, I had a paid Main Cabin Select (premium economy) ticket but they upgraded me at the last minute so I could check out their product and let you know. Here’s what I found: LAX-JFK Virgin […]

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

jetBlue

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: JetBlue weighs first-bag fee to boost revenue Air Algerie Plane Crashes En Route to Algiers TransAsia crash in Taiwan claims 48 lives, injures 10 Delta Just Raised the Stakes in the In-Flight Entertainment Arms Race Costa Concordia wreck enters Genoa port for scrapping Virgin America files for […]

Travel App of the Week: Here On Biz

Here on Biz

Are you a business professional who travels a lot? If so, then you’ll want to download Here On Biz, which brings together all of your professional contacts into one free app. What’s great about Here On Biz is that it allows you to quickly see which of your contacts are around you, keep tabs on your […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of May 21, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Marriott Rewards Launches Social Media Points Plan Planes nearly collided in Newark Airport approach US Airways Flight to London Forced to Turn Back Because of a Belligerent Passenger Frontier launches 14 new routes from DC Employee who leaked Jay Z, Solange video fired, Standard Hotel says Bill […]

Travel News: Week of May 14, 2014

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Top Travel News TSA changes security fee rules to boost administration income Top 5 airport construction projects of 2014, led by Dulles and LAX London taxis plan anti-Uber gridlock A US Airways flight was forced to land in Dublin after 9 attendants fell ill Will.i.am Kicked Out Of United Lounge Fourth Oasis-class ship on order for […]