LCCs grow internationally in South America, Hotels struggle with data mining, National and Enterprise rank highest

Jetblue, Southwest and Spirit are increasing Latin American flights JetBlue, Southwest and Spirit are flying where the major airlines have weak alliances; that means South America. But the going isn’t always easy, especially in Mexico City, where Delta and Aeromexico have an alliance that is effectively shutting out competitors from good slots with good flight times. […]

Flowers and van Gogh, Norwegian named best airline in Europe, steal this poster!

A Netherlands parade celebrates Vincent van Gogh with giant floats made of flowers From This amazing parade, called Corso Zundert, has been going on since 1936. Click on link to see wonderful photos of this event. If you’ve not yet heard of Corso Zundert, it’s a legendary parade of giant floats adorned with thousands […]

Another case of air rage, New to cruising?, Make airport lines shorter

Police arrest two as pepper spray, razor used in fight on JetBlue flight Seat width is getting smaller. Seat pitch is getting smaller. No surprise air rage is becoming more common. Two women were arrested after a flight from Kingston, Jamaica, arrived at JFK airport. A brawl allegedly erupted between two women on the flight, […]

Southwest adds new routes, JetBlue opens rooftop park, Vegas pedestrian bridge gets upgrade

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 […]

JetBlue/Amazon media deal, Hard Rock data breach, HHonors Philippine Air link

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 […]

New JetBlue Apple Watch app, cruise for techies, Adventure Pass for Morro Bay

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 […]