| Aug 8, 2014
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently.
Beijing and Shanghai — including airfare — for just $999 per person double occupancy is a heck of a deal. China Spree is...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Spirit Airlines profit soared in the second quarter, fueled by additional flights and higher passenger demand.
Net income rose 54 percent to $64.8 million or 88 cents a share, compared to $42.1 million or 58 cents in the same quarter a year ago, the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:23 AM
While consumers might like to complain about airfares, federal data released Tuesday show prices have barely budged during the past year and are down nearly 18 percent since 1995 when adjusted for inflation.
The average domestic roundtrip fare in the...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Four weeks after being coined, the "Century Crunch" is nearly history, part of the city's growing lexicon of roadway headaches, and for all its poetic portentousness, the crunch was a breeze.
Starting Friday night, drivers detoured with ease around...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:18 AM
JetBlue is offering 15 percent off a base fare for Tax Day.
Book travel for a Monday through Thursday departure from April 29 through June 18 to some hot destinations.
Fly one way from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau for $94, Washington for $99, New York...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:39 AM
JetBlue is offering summer deals on airfares starting at $94 each way.
Book travel by Thursday, May 21 for a Tuesday or Wednesday departure from June 3 through Sept. 25 to some hot destinations.
Fly one way from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau for $94,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Virgin America is the best airline in the country, according to the latest Airline Quality Rating, released Monday.
The study of major airline performance in the U.S. is conducted jointly by Dr. Dean Headly, a professor at Wichita State University, and...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 9:41 AM
A Southwest Airlines jet clipped a stationary JetBlue plane as it was pushing back from the gate at Logan International Airport in Boston on Monday, according to CBS Boston.
The JetBlue plane was empty and although both aircrafts sustained minor...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air has rolled out a roomier seat dubbed the "Giant Seat."
It represents the latest way the airline industry has created new seating options for travelers willing to pay more for extra elbow room.
In the first row and the...
| May 20, 2014
Your best chances of scoring a "free" frequent flyer domestic seat are on Southwest and JetBlue, a repeat of last year's performance. That's from the latest Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey, produced by IdeaWorks. US Airways replaced perennial...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:13 PM
The FAA is investigating a close call between two United Airlines flights in Houston earlier this month and has put in place preventive measures in response to the incident, an official said Friday.
The incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. May 9 about two...