Airlines

Companies Place Bids for Virgin America Takeover
Acquisitions

Companies Place Bids for Virgin America Takeover

JetBlue Airways and Alaska Air Group have both made offers.
Here Are FlyerTalk's 3 Best Loyalty Programs in America
Loyalty Programs

Here Are FlyerTalk's 3 Best Loyalty Programs in America

The site for frequent travelers looked at airlines, hotels and rental car services.
Carly Okyle
Me First! These Airlines All Think They Should Rule Flights to Cuba.
Airlines

Me First! These Airlines All Think They Should Rule Flights to Cuba.

Dramatizing their eagerness for the coveted flights, companies argued why they were best suited for the routes in memos that at times were critical of one another.
An Astronaut Comes Home -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

An Astronaut Comes Home -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Guests at an Airbnb vacation home find a dead body and a luxury airline now offers the world's longest flight.
Lindsay Friedman
Going Away This Summer? Start Planning. Now.
Travel Tips

Going Away This Summer? Start Planning. Now.

Booking a North American flight at least 57 days in advance will save you 10 percent.
Andrea Murad
Venture Capitalists Are More Likely to Help Startups They Can Visit Via a Direct Flight
Ready To Launch

Venture Capitalists Are More Likely to Help Startups They Can Visit Via a Direct Flight

If you want more guidance for your company, it helps to be easily accessible.
Laura Entis
Watch Legendary Entrepreneur Richard Branson Share His Secrets to Startup Success
Richard Branson

Watch Legendary Entrepreneur Richard Branson Share His Secrets to Startup Success

The British serial entrepreneur recently spoke in L.A. about how startups can take the global market by storm with revolutionary ideas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
United, American Airlines to Once Again Offer Free Snacks to Coach Travelers
Customer Experience

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
Travel

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
Travel

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