LifeStyle: Travel

Spirit Airlines ranks last in customer satisfaction survey for third year

Wednesday  02:20,   26 april 2017
FOX News

The annual American Customer Satisfaction Index has released its annual report on air travel companies.For the third year in a row, Miramar, Fla.-based Spirit Airlines has ranked last in The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) annual survey[...]

How Flight Attendants Are Set Up to Fail

Wednesday  02:11,   26 april 2017
The Atlantic

Two weeks ago, a man was violently dragged off a United Airlines flight after being told it was overbooked. And late last week, American Airlines suspended a flight attendant after a fight nearly broke out between a passenger and the crew, over a[...]

How Flight Attendants Are Set Up to Fail

Wednesday  02:11,   26 april 2017
The Atlantic

Two weeks ago, a man was violently dragged off a United Airlines flight after being told it was overbooked. And late last week, American Airlines suspended a flight attendant after a fight nearly broke out between a passenger and the crew, over a[...]

13 Simple Ways to Save on Your Summer Vacation

Wednesday  01:36,   26 april 2017
MSN

There's no need to pay the higher prices that often go with the most popular season for family vacations. A little planning and creativity can save you a lot of money.Unfortunately, the more-popular destinations are almost guaranteed to come[...]

Is the US Electronics Ban Headed to Europe?

Wednesday  00:55,   26 april 2017
TravelPulse

US Department of Homeland Security says no decision has been made.Last month, the U.S. began banning electronic devices larger than a smartphone—including laptops, tablets, e-readers and video games—from the cabin on flights operated by nine[...]

10 tips for the best road trip ever

Tuesday  23:05,   25 april 2017
MSN

It's as quintessential a travel experience as they come. Here's how to make your next long-distance drive the best road trip ever.But for every reason road trips are so memorable, there are different reasons for why they can cause major[...]

JetBlue CEO keeps no-overbooking policy

Tuesday  22:06,   25 april 2017
USA TODAY

JetBlue Airways CEO Robin Hayes said Tuesday the carrier is sticking with its policy against overbooking flights, but that high bumping statistics resulted from reducing the size of planes on routes mostly before passengers arrive at the[...]

More Bad News For United

Tuesday  22:06,   25 april 2017
TravelPulse

Woman files suit after being bumped from business class; airline misses deadline for response to Senators.United Airlines just can’t seem to get out of its own way this[...]

Police Reports Tell Other Side of United Incident

Tuesday  21:55,   25 april 2017
TravelPulse

Claims that Dr. David Dao was abusive prior to the now-infamous, viral debacle.Newly released police reports, obtained after several news organizations filed a Freedom Of Information Act request, suggest that Dr. David Dao—the man who was forcefully [...]

NBC analyst appears irked about bowtie-wearing dog on Delta flight

Tuesday  20:36,   25 april 2017
San Francisco Chronicle

NBC political analyst Mark Halperin appeared to be angry about sitting beside a bowtie-wearing dog during a Delta Airlines flight on Friday. Halperin, the former managing editor of Bloomberg News, tweeted a photo of the smiling pup with the caption, [...]

The World’s Safest Country is Revealed

Tuesday  18:36,   25 april 2017
TravelPulse

There are a lot of good reasons to visit Finland right now.You should put Finland on your list while the booking is[...]

Scientists Just Discovered Powerful Ice Waterfalls in Antarctica

Tuesday  18:20,   25 april 2017
Travel + Leisure

<p>There's running water in the Antarctic - and there has been for at least decades.</p><p></p>There's running water in the Antarctic - and there has been for at least[...]

American Airlines Passengers Discuss Stroller Incident

Tuesday  02:56,   25 april 2017
International Business Times

"A baby almost got hurt. That's what just fired me up, so that was it," said a passenger about a recent incident aboard a flight.Video provided by CBS[...]

Woman says United employee forced her from seat in new $150G suit

Tuesday  02:56,   25 april 2017
New York Daily News

A United Airlines employee forced a graduate student from her business class seat to the plane’s rear without any justification — then called the woman a name during the ordeal, a new lawsuit alleges. Karen Shiboleth, who was moving to London last[...]

Kenny G Performs Impromptu In-Flight Concert

Monday  23:51,   24 april 2017
TravelPulse

WARNING: May include explicitly saxual content.As NBC4i.com reports, saxophone legend Kenny G got out of his seat and began blowing his gilded instrument all over the[...]