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  • Southwest flight diverted to BWI for 'electrical smell' in cabin

    Southwest flight diverted to BWI for 'electrical smell' in cabin
    A Southwest Airlines flight from Atlanta to Boston was diverted to BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport on Thursday morning after an "electrical smell" was detected in the cabin, the airline said. The captain of the plane, Flight 319, "declared an emergency"...
  • Southwest planes allowed back in service after being grounded for lapsed inspections

    Southwest Airlines says it has grounded 128 planes after failing to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails. The airline said Tuesday night that it had canceled 90 flights so far. The grounding covers about...
  • Imagine Dragons to give surprise performance on Feb. 24 airplane flight

    Imagine Dragons to give surprise performance on Feb. 24 airplane flight
    Imagine Dragons is ready to rock you — in the sky. The Grammy-winning band and Southwest Airlines announced Monday that the group will perform a surprise Live at 35 concert at 35,000 feet on a Feb. 24 flight. Southwest will launch a sweepstakes on...
  • Pet Friendly Venues Increase Across Connecticut

    Pet Friendly Venues Increase Across Connecticut
    Wearing a fabulous pink sweater, a diamond choker and perfectly coiffed white hair, she was among the best-dressed on the plane. Surprisingly, she didn't even seem to mind when the attendant came around and requested she remain stowed securely beneath the...
  • Nonstop: Jamaica in winter – or anytime

    Nonstop: Jamaica in winter – or anytime
    Nonstop: One in a series of occasional articles exploring destinations easily reached from BWI-Marshall Airport. Yes, there are gorgeous sugar sand beaches, fabulous resorts and year-round temperatures that average about 80 degrees, but Jamaica is so...
  • Want to travel to Cuba? Don't pack your bags yet

    Want to travel to Cuba? Don't pack your bags yet
    Americans are one step closer to being able to vacation in Cuba, but don't pack your bathing suit and sunscreen just yet. A new set of government regulations takes effect Friday, severely loosening travel and trade restrictions that have been in place...
  • Sharp decline in gas prices boosting budgets large and small

    Sharp decline in gas prices boosting budgets large and small
    When Orkun Ayrac first started working downtown delivery routes for HomeSlyce Pizza Bar about a year and a half ago, he was filling his gas tank three times a week at nearly $60 a pop. Today he fills up for less than $40 as he crisscrosses Baltimore's...
  • SkyMall's crash landing: Structural defect or pilot error?

    SkyMall's crash landing: Structural defect or pilot error?
    SkyMall wasn't all life-size Yeti statues, John McCain gargoyle sculptures and motorized, voice-controlled Star Wars R2-D2 toys. My daughter sleeps on a bed my wife picked out of the SkyMall catalog at 30,000 feet. That's also where we found the shelves...
  • Imagine Dragons to give surprise performance on plane

    Imagine Dragons to give surprise performance on plane
    Imagine Dragons is ready to rock you — in the sky. The Grammy-winning band and Southwest Airlines announced Monday that the group will perform a surprise Live at 35 concert at 35,000 feet on a Feb. 24 flight. Southwest will launch a...
  • Delta flight to Orlando is diverted to Dallas

    Delta flight to Orlando is diverted to Dallas
    An Orlando-bound Delta flight from Los Angeles was diverted to Dallas this afternoon. A Delta Air Lines spokesman says a flight from Los Angeles to Orlando was diverted to Dallas due to what he called "a security concern." Spokesman Morgan Durrant did...
  • Your chances of getting Wi-Fi on a plane are up to 66%

    Your chances of getting Wi-Fi on a plane are up to 66%
    The good news for fliers who like to stay connected in the air is that your chances of getting wireless Internet on a U.S.-based airline are now 66%, up from 38% in 2013. The bad news is that your chances of getting on a flight with Wi-Fi and a power...