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62 Percent of American Billionaires Are Self-Made
Billionaires

62 Percent of American Billionaires Are Self-Made

A new report from Wealth-X and WSJ Custom Studios also reveals what many billionaires spend their money on.
Catherine Clifford
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
Stuck on a Plane? Reading These Books Will Help Boost Your Business.
Books

Stuck on a Plane? Reading These Books Will Help Boost Your Business.

Consider diving into the following books the next time the boarding doors close.
Fred Shilmover
How This Private-Aviation Training Agency Takes Service to New Heights
Business Unusual

How This Private-Aviation Training Agency Takes Service to New Heights

SkyAngels is out to make the skies a bit friendlier for flyers.
Margaret Littman
Plane Passenger Confuses Exit for Toilet, Receives Fine and Ban
Mistakes

Plane Passenger Confuses Exit for Toilet, Receives Fine and Ban

The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines passenger said it was an honest mistake.
United Airlines CEO Abruptly Steps Down Amid Internal Investigation
United Airlines

United Airlines CEO Abruptly Steps Down Amid Internal Investigation

His replacement has already been named.
What Your Travel Experience Will Look Like in the Not-So-Distant Future
Business Accelerated

What Your Travel Experience Will Look Like in the Not-So-Distant Future

High-tech travel innovations are coming your way. We take a look at the latest developments.
Elaine Glusac
21 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Before You Go
Infographics

21 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Before You Go

From the secret to snagging an entire row of seats on the plane, to rigging your suitcase so it (hopefully) appears at the baggage claim first, here's a bunch of clever little tricks that make traveling much less of a crudstorm.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why China Is Building Airports Like Crazy
China

Why China Is Building Airports Like Crazy

More than 60 of its inland airports are under expansion and another 30 new regional airports are in the process of being built.
The Way We Board Airplanes Is in Need of an Upgrade
Business Travel

The Way We Board Airplanes Is in Need of an Upgrade

One transport designer believes he has a solution, but don't hold your breath. It's unlikely to be implemented anytime soon.
Laura Entis
How to Get a Deal on a Private Jet (Infographic)
Business Travel

How to Get a Deal on a Private Jet (Infographic)

Flying private may be more accessible than ever, but it still doesn't come cheap.
Laura Entis
Shrinking Airline Seat Size Raises Health and Safety Concerns
Airlines

Shrinking Airline Seat Size Raises Health and Safety Concerns

Attention frequent fliers: Those smaller seats could be harming your health in more ways than one.
It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!
Business Accelerated

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!

Fasten your seat belts and forget about tray tables. This driving-flying machine is ready for takeoff.
Kim Lachance Shandrow