12 December 2014
Can an airline be all things to all passengers? One airline thinks so, which further proves that the lines between full service and budget service are indeed being blurred.
26 November 2014
Many flyers don't bat an eyelid when they discover the age of the plane they are flying. After all, a well-maintained aircraft can keep piercing the clouds for decades. But some countries don't want to leave it up to airlines and are instituting age limits for planes allowed to fly in their airspace.
03 November 2014
Priority Pass members can bring 1 guest per visit for free.
30 October 2014
A simple fingerprint might help you board a flight more quickly in the near future but it will take more than a special touch to make it work. The real challenge will be convincing airport security authorities that it can replace the various forms of identification currently accepted for travel.
30 September 2014
The debate over airline pricing transparency has taken many turns, but recently there has been movement that benefits passengers. For a few years, airlines in the U.S. have been required to advertise the entire cost of a ticket, taxes and fees included, or face fines. But some believe the requirements do not go far enough.
09 September 2014
That familiar invitation by the captain to sit back, relax and enjoy your flight is in jeopardy. Some passengers are not relaxing and enjoying their flights because others are sitting back -- and right into others' personal space. Welcome to the debate over seat recline etiquette
04 September 2014
Scientists in Iceland have raised the aviation risk level to a near-high "orange" as recent volcanic activity could mean a return of ash clouds and the dangers it can pose to airliners. If you thought 2010 was a distant memory, think again.
04 September 2014
Cardholders and their guests will enjoy 10% off Spa Treatments purchased in the lounge
06 August 2014
The latest round of security measures meant to thwart attacks on commercial aviation may have some passengers wondering what will be next. Now, passengers will have to show that the electronics they intend to bring on board can actually function.
08 July 2014
The U.S. government's secret list of passengers banned from flying on commercial airlines over U.S. airspace has fueled a contentious debate over the need for privacy versus security. A Federal judge has ruled that the way passengers find out and are allowed to take action to be removed from this list violates their right to due process.
03 June 2014
Following the news from an airline industry group that airlines have done a much better job at reuniting passengers with their luggage over the last year, both airlines and passengers are using technology to improve the odds of even better outcomes.
01 May 2014
Relief for allergy suffers does not only come in the shape of a pill; it could also be shaped like an airplane. A European airline is looking to become the world's first allergy-friendly airline, ridding its cabins of many common irritants, nuisance passengers notwithstanding.
08 April 2014
More people flew in 2013 than in any previous year so it makes sense for passengers to expect that more luggage was misplaced or lost, right? Not really.