While the legacy airlines expect us to forgive their problems and errors, they are unjustifiably punitive with travelers? I’m talking about the $200, per person, minimum change fee for most domestic discount fares.
Watch baseball on JetBlue, United Airlines pilot flushes bullets down toilet on board a plane he was piloting, robot replacing workers at Tokyo’s airport
Southwest unveils a slew of new routes for its winter schedule Southwest Airlines will be adding several new routes for the winter. Some are entirely new routes while others mark the resumption of seasonal routes or the return of routes that Southwest had previously discontinued. The additional routes come as Southwest rolled out its winter […]
Banned Las Vegas Strip Segway tours may return, self-fixing airplanes may not be science fiction, JetBlue to increase Mint service six a day New York-San Francisco and 10 a day LAX to JFK.
JetBlue, Amazon agree to media streaming deal JetBlue and Amazon agreed to stream live television, movies, and music from the etailer to JetBlue flights. The service will be available on a majority of JetBlue’s aircraft this year via the airline’s free WiFi, allowing passengers to use their laptops and mobile devices. Titles will be available […]
JetBlue introduces Apple Watch app JetBlue announced that it has launched an app for the Apple Watch. The new app works in conjunction with Passbook functionality on the iPhone and offers a variety of features that can be used before, during, and after a flight. Features include: glance screen, which includes flight information, terminal and […]
The story on the face of it is a complete nightmare — a cancer sufferer with multiple myeloma, who was enjoying a Hawaii vacation with her family, was booted off her return flight on Alaska Airlines because she didn’t have a doctor’s note. And, a passenger who recorded an exchange on a JetBlue flight between […]
Delta to cut international flights If you’re planning to go to Brazil, don’t count on Delta getting you there. Delta said Wednesday that it planned to cut back on international flights by 3 percent during the last three months of the year. It will target countries hurt most by the volatility in the currency and […]
Glamorous crossing: How Pan Am Airways dominated international travel in the 1930s If you were around in the 1930s, you may remember a movie called China Clipper starring Humphrey Bogart and Pat O’Brien. The film trailer touted it as “the most heroic adventure of the 20th century” and that’s exactly how Juan Terry Trippe, the […]
Luggage gets a long ride with TSA at the airport Ever wonder where your luggage goes after you check it in? TSA gives us a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes. At the A East ticket counter, checked bags embark on a 15-minute ride through a series of conveyor belts and screening equipment. […]