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American flyers willing to pay more for personal space

Air Travel Trends American flyers willing to pay more for personal space

NEW YORK, NY - As summer travel season approaches, Americans planning vacations – particularly those planning on flying – have a lot of decisions ahead.

American Airlines assists customers affected by Winter Storm Luna

American Airlines American Airlines assists customers affected by Winter Storm Luna

FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines is offering customers flexibility to change their travel plans due to Winter Storm Luna.

United announces nonstop service to Latin destinations from Chicago and Washington

United Airlines United announces nonstop service to Latin destinations from Chicago and Washington

CHICAGO, Ill. - United Airlines will begin daily nonstop service between its hub at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport and Monterrey, Mexico, on Dec. 19, 2012.

US East Coast braces for another storm

770 flights in and out of New York cancelled US East Coast braces for another storm

(eTN) - Following Superstorm Sandy, a powerful Nor'easter is approaching New York and New Jersey from the Atlantic Ocean.

Air Canada reports record October load factor

Air Canada Air Canada reports record October load factor

MONTREAL, Canada - For the month of October, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 82.9%, versus 79.4% in October 2011, an increase of 3.5 percentage points.

Anger in Abu Dhabi over Ethiopian refusal to let flag carrier commence flights

authorities withhold approvals to commence flights Anger in Abu Dhabi over Ethiopian refusal to let flag carrier commence flights

By Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - A regular Gulf aviation source has let it drop that anger is boiling over in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, after it was learned that the Ethiopian authorities have withheld approvals for ...

TAM offers more flights and more connections to Montevideo

TAM Airlines TAM offers more flights and more connections to Montevideo

São Paulo, Brazil - TAM Airlines, the Brazilian carrier that is part of the LATAM Airlines Group, will launch a new daily non-stop service between Rio de Janeiro and Montevideo, the capital of ...

American Airlines cancels more flights from its daily schedule

American Airlines American Airlines cancels more flights from its daily schedule

American Airlines will cancel more flights from its daily schedule through mid-November.

Over 100 million animals jetted in and out of Frankfurt's Animal Lounge

Frankfurt Airport Over 100 million animals jetted in and out of Frankfurt's Animal Lounge

With 56.4 million passengers, Frankfurt was the world's ninth busiest airport in 2011, according to airport trade organization, Airport Council International.

Accessing the lowest airfare around the globe

Over 900 airlines in over 51 countries from MyFareBox Accessing the lowest airfare around the globe

MyFareBox platform has the most trusted and reliable wholesaler network across the globe, through which travel customers around the world can find the lowest airfares.

Southwest flies nonstop between Reagan National and St. Louis Airport

Southwest Airlines Southwest flies nonstop between Reagan National and St. Louis Airport

DALLAS, Texas - Southwest Airlines announced today it will begin service between Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Lambert-St.

British Airways launches new flights from London City

Bristish Airways offers six new flights British Airways launches new flights from London City

HARMONDSWORTH, England - British Airways is serving up a feast of six new flights from London City Airport this summer with the first of the new services taking off to Mahon in Menorca.

Air Namibia grows intra-Africa network

Air Namibia launched new routes Air Namibia grows intra-Africa network

On April 11, Air Namibia launched three new routes for regional destinations.

Chances of scoring free upgrades better now than ever

Travel Tips Chances of scoring free upgrades better now than ever

If you want to score a gratis first class seat, swanky suite or high-end rental car, you can't rely on luck alone. Here are a few easy ways to improve your chances and upgrade your experience.

Things you really should not do on a plane

Air Travel Things you really should not do on a plane

Every time you get on an airplane, it's a crap shoot. No, I'm not talking about safety but rather the person you'll be sitting next to. All walks of life end up flying at one point or another.

JAL and airberlin announce first codeshare agreement

JAL-airberlin codeshare agreement JAL and airberlin announce first codeshare agreement

TOKYO, Japan - Japan Airlines (JAL) announced today its first codeshare agreement reached with soon-to-be oneworld alliance member, airberlin.

Commercial Crew Integrated Capability Initiative NASA calls for new commercial crew proposals

WASHINGTON, D.C. - As part of NASA's ongoing efforts to foster development of a U.S.

Turkey hit by big freeze

Severe winter weather across Europe Turkey hit by big freeze

By Elisabeth Lang, eTN

(eTN) - Extreme winter conditions have brought life to a standstill across Turkey. The biggest freeze since 30 years has grounded 180 flights on Tuesday, and on Monday 200 flights were ...

LAN Colombia airline LAN Colombia launches Miami-Bogota service

MIAMI, Fla. - LAN Colombia launched service today between Miami International Airport and Bogota, Colombia.

United announces new domestic routes from hub cities

United Continental Holdings United announces new domestic routes from hub cities

CHICAGO, Ill. – United Continental Holdings, Inc. today announced plans to launch year-round and seasonal service on several new routes to begin in the summer of 2012.

Southwest to maintain AirTran operations at 22 airports

Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways Southwest to maintain AirTran operations at 22 airports

DALLAS, Tex.- Southwest Airlines and its wholly owned subsidiary AirTran Airways confirmed today the intent to convert AirTran Airways operations at 22 domestic and international airports to ...

Teaching a child about flying

Travel Joke Teaching a child about flying

As a crowded airliner is about to take off, the peace is shattered by a 5-year-old boy who picks that moment to throw a wild temper tantrum.

AirAsia X axes India and Europe flights

AirAsia X realigns network to focus on core markets AirAsia X axes India and Europe flights

LONDON, England - AirAsia X, the long haul, low fare affiliate of AirAsia, today announced a realignment of its network with a focus on its core markets.

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