Delta Airlines Tweaking Boarding Procedure

December 14th, 2018|

Delta will align the names of its boarding groups with its branded fare products, beginning January 23, 2019. With the move, the airline will no longer refer to its boarding groups as “zones.” […]

Hertz Doing Biometric Screening

December 13th, 2018|

Hertz plans to offer fast check-out lanes powered by biometrics at more than 40 airports by the end of next year. The first Hertz Fast Lane is now operating at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta in partnership with Clear, the biometric-identity technology company that is best known for its private lanes at TSA checkpoints.  […]

Returning to Supersonic: One Company’s Plan to Go Back to the Future

December 11th, 2018|

Competition is heating up for supersonic travel and Aerion has established an interesting team to speed up high-end business travel. If it works, the glamour of high-speed crossings will finally return, and the world will open up a bit more. […]

Here Are the ‘Nut Policies’ of Five Major U.S. Airlines

December 8th, 2018|

Trying to maintain a nut-free environment on airplanes is virtually impossible, but a number of carriers are taking steps to offer solutions to the problem. Following is a roundup of the allergy policies of U.S. major carriers and whether or not they serve nuts on their flights. […]

How Southwest Airlines Looks to Grow in Los Angeles

December 7th, 2018|

It has been a long time since Los Angeles International Airport has seen real gate growth. It’s nice to see the airport considering some expansion. For years, Los Angeles has considered building a new terminal, just east of Southwest Airlines’ Terminal 1, in what is today an airport-owned parking lot. […]

Marriott says customer data was exposed in security breach

December 4th, 2018|

Marriott International has reported a data security breach of its Starwood network, which the company says exposed information of approximately 500 million guests. […]

Holiday Travel with Company Computers Presents Risks

November 27th, 2018|

“While technology has enabled people to be productive regardless of location, it’s also creating new ways for hackers to infiltrate otherwise secure systems,” said Mike McKee, CEO of ObserveIT, which helps corporate security teams prevent cybersecurity threats from within their companies. […]

Love TSA PreCheck and Global Entry? Check Your Expiration Date

November 23rd, 2018|

Plenty of travelers around the country are in for a surprise, if they don’t check the expiration date on their PreCheck or Global Entry memberships. […]

Capital One Adds Frequent Flyer Mile Transfer Option to Its Credit Cards

November 20th, 2018|

A new tool coming from Capital One will make its travel credit cards more competitive with American Express and Chase. Only seasoned travel pros, however, may find it useful. […]

Thanksgiving 2018: Travel by the Numbers

November 19th, 2018|

The busy Thanksgiving holiday rush is upon us. As friends and family travel for the holiday, our more than 130,000 American Airlines team members around the world are preparing to transport an estimated 7 million customers during the 12-day Thanksgiving air travel period. […]

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