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10 Ways to Save Time and Money While Traveling for Business
Travel Tips

10 Ways to Save Time and Money While Traveling for Business

Are you a nomadic entrepreneur? These simple steps help keep costs down when you're on the road.
John Rampton
Senators to Airlines: What's Up With the Computer Outages?
Airlines

Senators to Airlines: What's Up With the Computer Outages?

In their letters, Sens. Markey and Blumenthal 'inquire about safeguards and backups in place within airline IT systems.'
More Airline Outages Seen as Carriers Grapple with Aging Technology
Airlines

More Airline Outages Seen as Carriers Grapple with Aging Technology

Airlines will likely suffer more disruptions like the one that grounded about 2,000 Delta flights this week because major carriers have not invested enough to overhaul reservations systems based on technology dating to the 1960s.
Ease Your Summer Business Travel in 5 Steps
Business Travel

Ease Your Summer Business Travel in 5 Steps

Developing a sound 'packing' strategy isn't as simplistic as it sounds.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
United Expects $3.1 Billion a Year From No-frills Airfare, Fewer Delays
Airlines

United Expects $3.1 Billion a Year From No-frills Airfare, Fewer Delays

The third-largest U.S. carrier by passenger traffic also said passenger unit revenue would fall between 6.5 percent and 7.5 percent from a year earlier.
4 Credit Card Tips to Make Business Travel Easier
Business Travel

4 Credit Card Tips to Make Business Travel Easier

Businesses are sending their employees back on the road. Are you using your travel credit card rewards to maximum advantage?
Thomas Donaldson
JetBlue Defends Decision to Ask Passenger to Replace Booty Shorts Before Boarding Flight. Will the Incident Affect Its Brand?
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JetBlue Defends Decision to Ask Passenger to Replace Booty Shorts Before Boarding Flight. Will the Incident Affect Its Brand?

The airline stands by its old-fashioned stance on attire, but experts say it doesn't have to. Here's why.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Airport Screening Made 70,000 Miss American Airlines Flights This Year
Airlines

Airport Screening Made 70,000 Miss American Airlines Flights This Year

A shortage of staff and a surge in air travelers have created a nightmare scenario for the TSA, with airport wait times in places such as Chicago stretching beyond two hours.
For Frequent Fliers, Using Miles Is Getting Easier
Reward Programs

For Frequent Fliers, Using Miles Is Getting Easier

According to the latest Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey of more than 7,000 domestic and international flights that are scheduled from June through October, 76.6 percent offer reward seats.
Phil LeBeau
Alaska Air CEO Expects Challenge Keeping Virgin Customers After Merger
Virgin America

Alaska Air CEO Expects Challenge Keeping Virgin Customers After Merger

'We are aware of the value that that company has brought to its customers. Our goal isn't to lose that,' Brad Tilden says.
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Social Campaign
Social Media

Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Social Campaign

WestJet's "12,000 mini miracles" campaign is a social media miracle of its own.
Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Overall Airline
Make More Happen

Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Overall Airline

These Kiwis offer a flying experience that's a bit more flavorful than the rest.
Women Business Travelers Plan Ahead, Saving Their Companies Money on Airfare
Gender Differences

Women Business Travelers Plan Ahead, Saving Their Companies Money on Airfare

By booking farther in advance, women business travelers save nearly $20 per plane ticket.
Carly Okyle
This Airline Was Just Named the Best for the 4th Consecutive Year
Virgin America

This Airline Was Just Named the Best for the 4th Consecutive Year

After a decline in satisfaction last year, industry performance is on the upswing.
Carly Okyle