| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Hoy jueves entran en vigor nuevas normas del Departamento de Transporte (DOT, siglas en inglés) por medio de las cuales la publicidad del precio de los pasajes aéreos deberá incluir los impuestos cobrados y los cargos obligatorios. Así que a partir de...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:52 PM
If you're booking a flight today, airfares may appear higher than yesterday but they're really not.
That's because the Department of Transportation's new rules on advertised airfares goes into effect today. The new rules require that airlines published...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:34 AM
A partir de hoy Spirit Airlines aumentará $2 de cargo a una ruta de los boletos aéreos comprados en su página Web, el cual está destinado a cubrir "las consecuencias no intencionales de las regulaciones del Gobierno" que entraron en efecto hace poco....
| Sep 19, 2012
| 3:24 PM
While American Airlines announced they’ll be making some major layoffs in South Florida, Spirit Airlines seems to be doing quite the opposite. In fact, they’re giving stuff away!
It was all part of the airline’s celebration for its...
| Feb 7, 2012
Enjoy the government's new airfare rule. It might not last.
On Jan. 26, the U.S. Department of Transportation began requiring airlines and ticket agents to quote fares that include all mandatory taxes and fees. Since 1988, they'd been allowed to...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:54 PM
With Labor Day still a few weeks away, the time to make Thanksgiving travel plans seems as far off as the Curiosity rover.
This year, however, if you snooze, you lose.
Airfares are climbing with no leveling-off in sight. The cheapest fares likely are...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:43 AM
A man was kicked off a Spirit Airlines flight at O'Hare International Airport over the weekend after he became "verbally abusive" to flight attendants who asked him to to pull up his sagging pants, an airline spokeswoman said.
The man and the woman he...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 2:25 PM
We've come a long way from the days when flying was a luxury.
From the cramped seats to the "unknowns" in our personal space, who can blame a fella for wanting to dress comfortably?
From time to time, we're reminded that there is somewhat of a dress...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 1:46 PM
An Elmhurst man was arrested Saturday night at O'Hare International Airport after he ripped an exit sign off an aircraft he had just exited, police said.
David Lipka, 29, of the 300 block of Scott Street in Elmhurst, was charged with theft and criminal...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Ever wonder what it's like to be a secret service agent? Well, thanks to Spirit Airlines, you can live the life for less than twenty bucks.
The airline, known for its outlandish advertisements, is taking a stab a Secret Service agents accused of...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:07 PM
The comedian Jeff Garlin is never happy unless he actually starts his prepared material — well, what passes for his prepared material — at approximately the time his show was scheduled to end.
Over two decades of reviewing his elongated...