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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)!
Far Out Tech

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
Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.
Far Out Tech

Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.

Virtual reality, take me away. Because overpriced in-flight cocktails and noise-cancelling headphones aren't enough anymore.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Two Entrepreneurial Jetsetters Stay Grounded at 30,000 Feet
Leadership

How Two Entrepreneurial Jetsetters Stay Grounded at 30,000 Feet

Traveling the country can be a challenge for co-founders. But here's how this pair makes the traveling part work.
Ben Pascal
Traveling Coach on U.S. Flights Has Become a Serious Pain
Business Travel

Traveling Coach on U.S. Flights Has Become a Serious Pain

Turns out, America's airline companies have the world's most uncomfortable seats. Yay.
Jason Fell
Surprising Tricks: How to Sleep on a Plane
Suitcase Entrepreneur

Surprising Tricks: How to Sleep on a Plane

Get some shuteye while up high with these road-tested tips that work.
Jenna Schnuer
Tell Us: What Do You Hate Most About Flying?
Travel

Tell Us: What Do You Hate Most About Flying?

A new survey from J.D. Power and Associates finds that travelers have become more accepting of baggage and reservation charges, but still hate the lack of legroom.
Philip LeBeau
Our Annual Picks for the Best in Business Travel
Business Travel

Our Annual Picks for the Best in Business Travel

The people, companies and locations that are improving the way we get around and our experience once we get there.
Bruce Schoenfeld
AT&T Thinks It Can Provide Seamless Wi-Fi at 30,000 Feet
AT&T

AT&T Thinks It Can Provide Seamless Wi-Fi at 30,000 Feet

The telecommunications company said that by late 2015, it would build a new air-to-ground network based on 4G LTE, creating a better wireless experience on continental flights.
Laura Entis
Business Travel

The Road Warrior's Secret Defense: A Portable Pharmacy

For about $25 you can replicate this frequent business traveler's arsenal, keep illness at bay and ensure that your trip is a productive one.
Paula Phelan