| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: Frequent traveler Daniel Fink of Beverly Hills recently received an email from American Airlines that said, "We're creating a consistent experience when traveling in first class on American and US Airways. Effective Sept. 1, 2014, we will be...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 11:26 AM
For the third time in about a week, aisle rage erupted on Monday after a dispute over a reclined seat led a Delta flight to make an unscheduled stop. One passenger was taken off of the plane in Jacksonville, Fla., and the aircraft then completed its New...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:22 AM
Itasca-based in-flight Internet company Gogo has secured several new international contracts, expanding its global presence from three airlines to five.
Gogo announced is has won a contract with Britain-based Virgin Atlantic as well as Vietnam...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Restaurant Barney's Beanery and shape-wear store Spanx will be two of the newcomers to a renovated Terminal 2 at Los Angeles International Airport.
The $300-million makeover will include new eating areas and shops, which are expected to be finished in...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:00 AM
United Airlines and Virgin America recently announced the addition of new menu items, including turkey and Swiss cheese on a cranberry baguette, chicken and mozzarella on tomato focaccia and a soy-and-ginger-marinated salmon salad.
But the nation’...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Australians in Film will pay tribute to former Dune Entertainment chairman Greg Coote at its upcoming annual gala on Oct. 26.
Coote, who passed away earlier this year, will be honored with the Australians in Film Virgin Australia Orry-Kelly Award. The...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Sidecar, a ride-sharing startup which competes with on-demand car services such as Uber and Lyft, said it raised $15 million from existing and new investors, including Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.
Existing investors Avalon Ventures and Union...
| Sep 16, 2014
Children traveling alone: That's an uncomfortable consequence of today's split families, remote retirement centers and extended offsite job assignments. And that means you sometimes need to arrange flights for kids traveling by themselves. Most airlines...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:02 PM
The modernization of outdated terminals at Los Angeles International Airport forged ahead Tuesday as work began on a $508-million renovation of one of the busiest passenger facilities.
City leaders and airport officials broke ground at Terminal 1,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Virgin Mobile FreeFest, arguably the area's most prominent music festival for the past eight years, will not take place this year, organizers said Tuesday.
Virgin Mobile did not explain what brought about the decision to cancel the concert at...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Chicago-based United Airlines is rolling out a new inflight safety video aimed at getting passengers’ attention back on course.
Because the attention of airline passengers is often diverted to their smartphones, tablet computers and e-readers...