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Small Victories: Domestic Airfares Drop $2.01

Apr 20
After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief - $2.01 in savings to be exact.

What a Deal! European Vacations Up to 25% Cheaper Due to Exchange Rate

By Barry Hatton | Apr 16
Vacations in Europe have a new attraction: the euro's steep drop in value is making the continent much cheaper for tourists from across the world, especially the United States and China.

Airline Unions Blast Gulf Carriers

CORPORATE | By Heather Cassell | Apr 12
Airline unions and flight attendants are making an unprecedented move toward equality in the air in the ongoing battle to level the playing field in Open Skies agreements.

With Runway Under Repair, Skies Above NYC Could Get Crowded

By Meghan Barr | Apr 6
The closure of a runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport could create a traffic jam in the skies above New York City this summer.

Cheaper Jet Fuel Shows No Signs of Lower Airfares

CORPORATE | By David Koenig | Jan 21
Airlines will save billions this year thanks to cheaper jet fuel, but they aren't likely to share the bounty with passengers - not while so many flights are already full.

UK Airspace Manager Calls Glitch Unprecedented

PERSONAL TECH | By Danica Kirka | Dec 15
An unprecedented computer systems failure touched off the recent mayhem that caused delays and canceled flights for thousands of passengers, the U.K.-based air traffic management company said Saturday.

Not-So-Friendly Skies Aboard Thai AirAsia

Dec 15
Chinese authorities vowed to severely punish Chinese travelers who threw hot water and noodles on a Thai flight attendant and threatened to bomb the plane after they became enraged over sitting arrangements.

Air Fares Seen Dipping Thanks to Oil Slump

CORPORATE | By John Heilprin | Dec 11
Flying could get cheaper next year as airlines say they will finally start passing on some of the savings made on plummeting oil prices.

American Plans $2 Billion Upgrade of Planes, Clubs

CORPORATE | By David Koenig | Dec 10
American Airlines says it will spend more than $2 billion to make its planes more pleasant for passengers, the latest salvo in a competition among carriers to attract high-paying frequent fliers.

KLM Offers Customer Service Through LinkedIn

By EDGE | Jul 19
Effective as of July 16, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will offer 24/7 service via LinkedIn. KLM is the first in the world offering service via this business-oriented social media platform.

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