| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:04 AM
This is the same river route Lewis and Clark took 200 years ago, a 1,000-mile journey along the Columbia and Snake rivers and right up the musket of the American West.
In the milky calm of a Snake River canyon, summer raindrops smooch the mirrored...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:00 AM
This column is called "More for Your Money," but this week we're going to tell you why you'll be getting less for your money when it comes to some airline awards programs and what you can do about it.
Delta and, more recently, United have announced...
| Jun 17, 2014
To nobody's surprise, United announced a mostly "me too" makeover of its frequent flyer program in the Delta pattern. And, also to nobody's surprise, the new program is likely to make award travel worse for leisure travelers who use inexpensive tickets:...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:23 AM
US Airways has reached a tentative labor agreement with its machinists, mechanics and fleet service workers, eliminating what could have been a thorny barrier to a completed merger with American Airlines.
The tentative agreement was announced Monday...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:15 AM
In mid-August, Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport will begin allowing travelers to identify themselves using the latest biometric screening — for a fee.
McCarran will become the 10th U.S. airport — none so far in Southern...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Travelers from Palm Beach County will soon have another option for flying to Washington, D.C.
JetBlue Airways announced Thursday it plans to begin new seasonal service between Palm Beach International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:10 AM
A US Airways captain reported being visually impaired by a laser light as he prepared to land at LAX this week, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
US Airways flight 674 was approaching LAX via Phoenix just before 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when he...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Le dicen "la ciudad esmeralda", y no necesariamente porque evoque a la mítica tierra de Oz, sino por la continua lluvia que mantiene las áreas verdes de Seattle en ese color.
Pero cuando se trata de elogios, se puede ir más allá de los atributos...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Delta Air Lines may be ready to adopt a new slogan.
Delta has filed for trademark protection with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for what sounds like the airline’s newest motto: “The World’s Most Trusted Airline.”
| Jun 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The spate of airline mergers over the past decade raised fear among consumer advocates that the consolidation would kill competition and hike fares.
In fact, the results have been a bit more mixed, according to a study released last week.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Two years ago, the annual MIT/New England Motor Press Association Technology Conference focused on autonomous vehicles. These are cars and trucks that can drive themselves. The conclusion: Autonomous vehicles will impact every aspect of vehicle and road...