| Sep 7, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Fees charged to airline passengers generated $31.5 billion for 59 of the world’s biggest airlines last year, so it should come as no surprise that carriers continue to add new fees to the cost of flying.
Starting Sept. 1, Las Vegas-based Allegiant...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:51 PM
Amy Fine wanted to nap on Delta flight 2370, from New York to Palm Beach, Fla., so she laid her head on the tray table.
The passenger in front of her wanted to relax with some knitting. She reclined her seat — smacking Fine's head and sparking...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:54 PM
None of us should take this lying down. When it comes to reclining seats on airplanes, we need to draw a line — and maybe we all should be required to sit up straight until everyone agrees on what that line should be.
By now, you know about last...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:23 PM
If you're planning on playing in the Third Annual Jeff Conine Celebrity Poker Classic, you can save $50 if you sign up through Friday.
The tournament returns to Calder Casino & Race Course, on Sunday, Sept. 29. The baseball-themed reception begins at...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Copa Airlines will begin new nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale and Panama four times a week starting July 11, the carrier announced Wednesday.
Fort Lauderdale will be Copa's fourth destination in Florida and its tenth in the U.S. The airline...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Spirit Airlines plans to add seasonal nonstop service between West Palm Beach and Boston starting Nov. 21, the low-cost carrier announced Monday.
The once-daily flight will depart Palm Beach International Airport at noon to arrive at Boston’s...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
JetBlue Airways is aiming to add more routes from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport as part of its goal to grow its presence from 65 daily flights to 100 flights, CEO Dave Barger told the Sun Sentinel Thursday before speaking at an event...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Miramar-based low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Friday that it's reached a tentative agreement for a new five-year contract with its flight attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA).
The tentative contract is...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Spirit Airlines has signed a new decade-long lease for its Miramar headquarters at 2800 Executive Way and is expanding operations into an additional 14,625-square foot of office space in the Miramar Park of Commerce, officials announced Friday.
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:27 PM
After nearly seven years of negotiations, Spirit Airlines may have averted another major strike.
On Friday, the low-cost carrier announced it had reached a tentative agreement on a five-year contract with its approximately 1,300 flight attendants.
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:32 AM
A Transportation Security Administration agent and a suspect were wounded in a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday morning, sources told the Los Angeles Times.
Law enforcement officers were flooding the airport, authorities said, and...