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Flying Coach? 5 Tactics for Getting an Upgrade.
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Flying Coach? 5 Tactics for Getting an Upgrade.

Why fly the friendly skies in cramped economy when you could fly like a boss? If you're lucky...
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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Flying Economy Stinks. Here Are Some Ways – Crazy and Otherwise –That People Want to Make It Better.
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Flying Economy Stinks. Here Are Some Ways – Crazy and Otherwise –That People Want to Make It Better.

They range from redesigning the way we board, to redesigning the cabin and seats themselves.
Laura Entis
Solar-Powered Plane Halts Its Around-the-World Journey Due to Battery Problems
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Solar-Powered Plane Halts Its Around-the-World Journey Due to Battery Problems

The Solar Impulse 2 will continue its 12-leg journey in April of next year.
Catherine Clifford
How One Airline Hopes to Make You Actually Want the Middle Seat
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How One Airline Hopes to Make You Actually Want the Middle Seat

It might be the budget airline's only perk.
The 10 Best Airlines in the World
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The 10 Best Airlines in the World

Skytrax has released its annual ranking of the top airlines on the planet. Unsurprisingly, U.S.-based airlines are not among the most well regarded.
Jason Fell
Why You Should Discriminate Amongst Customers, and Be Proud of It
Customer Service

Why You Should Discriminate Amongst Customers, and Be Proud of It

Although we all want to feel that every customer is equal and loved, the fact is that all customers are not equal or loved.
Gene Marks
5 Ways to Travel More Comfortably on a Budget
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5 Ways to Travel More Comfortably on a Budget

Harried travellers are vulnerable to overpaying for bad food and overlooking perks available for the asking. You can do better.
Peter Daisyme
Why Delta's Latest Meme-Packed Safety Video Is Marketing Gold
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Why Delta's Latest Meme-Packed Safety Video Is Marketing Gold

'We made a safety video starring the Internet,' the airline says.
Geoff Weiss
U.S. Airlines Group Expects Busiest Summer Travel Season
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U.S. Airlines Group Expects Busiest Summer Travel Season

Carriers are increasing the number of seats available for booking to accommodate the demand.
Airlines Are Freeing Up More Frequent Flier Seats
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Airlines Are Freeing Up More Frequent Flier Seats

This is something frustrated fliers will find hard to believe, but it appears to be true.
Phil LeBeau
Business Travelers: Is Loyalty Dead?
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Business Travelers: Is Loyalty Dead?

Airline and hotel loyalty programs have undergone some significant changes in the last few years.
Elaine Glusac
The 6 Best Airlines for Business Travelers
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The 6 Best Airlines for Business Travelers

Forget the biggest carriers: These smaller airlines offer great amenities, fewer layovers and solid reward programs.
Brad Wilson
What It Means to Be JetBlue's Wine Expert
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What It Means to Be JetBlue's Wine Expert

Jon Bonné is helping to take the airline industry beyond the simple choice of red or white.
Kate Taylor
The Airlines and Hotels That Rank Highest for Customer Service
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The Airlines and Hotels That Rank Highest for Customer Service

Which companies came out on top? Find out here.