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A Century Later the Same Old Thrill

Christine Negroni | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

The first time I flew in an airplane, I was six. It was an Eastern Airlines flight from Miami to Newark, probably in a DC-8, but I can't say for sure.

Do Travel Companies Raise Prices Based on Who You Are?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 11.01.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

For years, travelers suspected online agencies of serving up higher fares and prices when they recognized your browser "cookies" -- those invisible electronic breadcrumbs that identify you.

Aviation Industry to Governments: We Want a Global Cap on Aviation Climate Pollution Adopted This Year

Jake Schmidt | Posted 08.03.2013 | Green
Jake Schmidt

The aviation industry just endorsed an agreement that they "strongly encourage" governments to adopt a single global market-based measure to cap aviation's climate pollution at this year's meeting of the U.N. body tasked with managing international aviation.

A Look Back At Aviation In 2012

Christine Negroni | Posted 03.04.2013 | Travel
Christine Negroni

There's no better way to see the ebb and flow in the world of aviation than to go back and review the events of the past year. As I look at what I saw fit to write about in 2012, I appreciate the unconventional approach some airlines have taken in response to the rapid changes in the industry.

Wowch! Qantas Joins the Competitor It Could Not Beat

Christine Negroni | Posted 11.13.2012 | Business
Christine Negroni

Qantas boss Alan Joyce has made no secret of his resentment of Emirates. But having failed to beat 'em, Qantas is joining its former nemesis.

No Strip Searches Or Pat Downs In The Airport Of The Future

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.07.2011 | Technology

What if you could get through the airport without taking off your shoes, unpacking your bag or submitting to a pat down down by security officials? ...

Biofuel For Commercial Flights By 2010

Yahoo! News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said Friday it would approve biofuels for commercial flights by 2010 in a bid to drastically reduce...

World Airlines To Lose $9 billion This Year

AP | EILEEN NG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The world's airlines will collectively lose $9 billion this year _ nearly double the previous projections _ and face a ...