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The Real, Actual Best Time To Buy An Airplane Ticket

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.11.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Paul Brady and Laura Dannen Redman, Condé Nast Traveler David Noton Photography / Alamy It's not necessarily Tuesday! A 2016 study by Expe...

Beware of Booking Plane Fares for Residents

Map Happy | Posted 05.12.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Sometimes plane tickets aren't necessarily supposed to be ours for the taking. In certain countries, domestic flights are subsidized by the government. And so, for these airlines and routes, the lowest fares online often are strictly for residents.

Never Lose Out On A Good Deal Again With British Airways' New Fare Option

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.21.2014 | Travel

You know that feeling when you're about to book a flight... the price is perfect, but you're not exactly sure if it's the flight for you? British ...

Fee 'Bundling' Creates New Headaches For Fliers | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel

With your airline ticket, would you like to add "Ascend" or "Lift?" Perhaps you prefer "Choice Seats" or "Choice Plus?" Or maybe you're a "Main Cabin ...

The Best Time To Book Airline Tickets

Posted 10.22.2012 | Travel

A new survey of more than a billion airfare searches has revealed the very best time to book your flight, says a spokeswoman for Kayak. Sifting thr...

American Airlines To Frequent Fliers: Drop Dead

Mark Steinberg | Posted 09.24.2012 | Travel
Mark Steinberg

On a recent Monday morning I walked into the Office of the Clerk of the Los Angeles Superior Court, plunked down $85, and sued American Airlines. I was mad. Very, very mad. Allow me to explain.

Japan's 10,000 Airplane Ticket Giveaway

Posted 12.10.2011 | Travel

Japan’s national tourism agency has announced plans to give away 10,000 free flights to the country to international travelers as part of an initiat...

Jennifer Bendery

FAA Funding Hinges On Partisan Fight Over Unions | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The clock is ticking for Congress to come up with a way to prevent another embarrassing shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration....

No Passport With Somewhere to Go -- Making Lemonade in Southern California

Crai S. Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Crai S. Bower

Seems everyone possesses a tragic passport story.

Five Tips for Booking Airline Award Tickets

TravelSort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Common wisdom seems to be that you should start searching for award seats 11 months out. While that's not bad advice, you'll actually find the most award space just a couple of days before departure.

To Cut Costs, Ryanair Asks Passengers To Stand

Mail Online | Graham Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Ryanair wants passengers to stand during its flights so the budget airline can squeeze more people onboard. The Irish air carrier plans to cut cost...

Airline Fuel Surcharge Rip-Off... No Refunds

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Blake Fleetwood

When Airlines lower their fuel surcharges, they should offer a refund -- or at least credit -- to passengers who paid the fee earlier -- simply as a gesture of thanks and goodwill.

Paper Airline Tickets Finished: Airlines To Go All Electronic June 1st

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Major U.S. airlines recently announced that they were raising their prices. Now the the whole industry is throwing a curveball at travelers: as of Ju...