| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Delta Air Lines said Monday it will begin offering free inflight entertainment, such as movies, television shows, music and video games, on all of its domestic aircraft and two-cabin regional jets beginning Friday.
Many U.S. carriers are upgrading their...
| May 23, 2013
| 1:14 PM
We’re back to one of my favorite local topics, the City of Boca Raton. This time, my colleague Anne Geggis has ferreted out a typically Boca-esque (Bocaic? Bocalonian? Bocazoidal?) solution to a vexing problem, to wit: Legitimate, wholesome users of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:23 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration could revisit Newport Beach's request that the agency consider developing an advanced departure procedure from John Wayne Airport that would dampen the roar of jet engines over homes neighboring the Upper Newport Bay,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:42 AM
You never know what's inside a grab bag.
Michael Schmidt snatched a suitcase from a luggage carousel at the Daytona Beach International Airport containing $70,000 worth of surgical equipment that was scheduled to be used in a spinal operation later in...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A new national survey ranked California Gov. Jerry Brown at No. 10 among U.S. governors for private-sector job creation since he took office in 2011.
In its ranking, On Numbers, a blog from the American City Business Journals, noted that under Brown'...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:47 AM
A company president accused of slapping a crying child on a Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta has been let go, a spokesman for his parent company confirmed to The Associated Press Sunday.
Joe Rickey Hundley, president of Unitech Composites and Structures...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"The first kick I took was when I hit the ground." -- Bruce Springsteen, "Born in the USA."
So now, Jonah has received a lesson in How Things Are. He is 19 months old.
Sitting on his mother's lap on a recent Delta Airlines flight on approach to...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Frequent-flier miles have taken me around the world. African safaris, a snorkeling trip on the Great Barrier Reef, a Baltic Sea cruise and treks in the Himalayas have all been possible thanks to airfare paid with miles.
So it was a shock when a group...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Delta Air Lines has pulled the plug on its recently announced new service between Fort Lauderdale and Mexico City, which was set to start July 2.
Officials at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport said they were recently informed of the...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:28 PM
An error on Delta Air Lines' website produced super low fares Thursday morning before the problem was corrected a couple of hours later.
The fares were as much as 90% below regular ticket prices. Delta passengers who took advantage of the mistake said...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:28 AM
American Airlines will stick with the red, white and blue stripes on its planes' tails.
That was the outcome of a vote by more than 60,000 employees of the world's largest airline.
The vote came about because the airline adopted a new logo and color...