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United, American Airlines to Once Again Offer Free Snacks to Coach Travelers
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United, American Airlines to Once Again Offer Free Snacks to Coach Travelers

It turns out, a little bit of salt and sugar matters to customers.
Nina Zipkin
United Airlines Slapped with $2.75 Million Fine Over Flight Delays
United Airlines

United Airlines Slapped with $2.75 Million Fine Over Flight Delays

The second-largest U.S. carrier at times did not return wheelchairs to customers promptly or give them adequate help, according to Department of Transportation.
7 Social Media Fails So Disastrous, They Shocked the Experts
Social Media

7 Social Media Fails So Disastrous, They Shocked the Experts

Here's why it's best to think before posting.
Carly Okyle
4 Pain Points of Future Flights and How to Handle Them
Business Travel

4 Pain Points of Future Flights and How to Handle Them

All signs point to worsening flight experiences. What can be done?
Elaine Glusac
U.S. Airlines Are Exploring a Seating Option Called 'Last Class' That's Below Coach
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U.S. Airlines Are Exploring a Seating Option Called 'Last Class' That's Below Coach

Major carriers such as American and Delta are seeking to compete with the growing popularity of budget airlines Spirit, Frontier and Allegiant.
Geoff Weiss
7 Tips for International Business Travel From a Multi-Million Miler
Business Travel

7 Tips for International Business Travel From a Multi-Million Miler

Use the same air carrier for frequent flyer perks, remember your visa and be sure to stay hydrated and rested as you travel the world.
Ken Dunn
The 10 Longest Nonstop Flights in the World
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The 10 Longest Nonstop Flights in the World

Does spending 17 hours in the air sound like a blissful escape -- or a cramped eternity?
Geoff Weiss
Airbus Files Patent That Shows Airplane Passengers Stacked On Top of Each Other
Business Accelerated

Airbus Files Patent That Shows Airplane Passengers Stacked On Top of Each Other

Because people aren't already crammed into planes like sardines.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Here's Why JetBlue Wanted New Yorkers to Steal Its Outdoor Posters
Data-Driven Marketing

Here's Why JetBlue Wanted New Yorkers to Steal Its Outdoor Posters

'Only a real New Yorker can pull this off,' the airline teased on bus-shelter ads across the city.
Geoff Weiss
American Airlines Grounds Flights Amid Tech Issues
Airlines

American Airlines Grounds Flights Amid Tech Issues

The airline stopped flights heading to Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago O'Hare and Miami.
In-Flight Wi-Fi Might Soon Be Less of a Joke
Business Accelerated

In-Flight Wi-Fi Might Soon Be Less of a Joke

The FAA just approved testing of Wi-Fi tech that could be 20 times faster than the snail's pace rubbish we put up with now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Flying Coach? 5 Tactics for Getting an Upgrade.
Travel

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
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