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Air France Enters the First-Class Suite Aviation Arms Race

As part of the ongoing new design frenzy in aviation, reaching unprecedented levels of activity and new reveals, with airlines doing their best to …

Expedia "High Fliers Survey" Reveals Inside Tips on Travel Heading into the Summer: Best/Worst Airports, Best/Worst Food & Drink, Top Destinations and More

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia.com, the world's largest full-service travel site*, recently asked more than 6,000 of the …

LAX's food gets a dart; Atlanta's airport is both loved and loathed

OK, this is embarrassing: LAX apparently is a big loser when it comes to food and drink. You can argue that it's just the airport, but still.<p>That's one of the results of a survey of 6,000 Expedia Elite Plus members, a loyalty program. They apparently had conflicting opinions about airports they …

Qantas turns sick bags into art

Reaching for the sick bag at 30,000 feet rarely results in a piece of artwork. But Qantas, the Australian airline, is trying to change that with the introduction of a novel social media campaign<p>The carrier is urging air passengers to get creative on its flights by drawing art on the airsickness …

Singapore Airlines premium economy for Airbus 380, Boeing 777, A350

by David Flynn | May 21, 2015<p>Singapore Airlines will launch its new premium economy seats from August 9 on key Airbus A380 and Boeing 777-300ER …

Cathay Pacific offers free access to digital newspapers at HKIA

Travellers who visit Cathay Pacific Airways’ lounges at Kong Kong International Airport (HKIA) can now access digital newspapers and magazines via …

Apptitude: Will SeatGuru’s wisdom result in a more comfortable flight?

Which seats are the best seats on the plane? Since airlines began charging for everything from a checked bag to a bag of peanuts, the answer is, “Whichever ones I don’t have to pay extra for.” Which puts SeatGuru in a bind — not unlike the passenger in the middle seat on a transatlantic …

United Airlines iOS update lets passengers watch TV and movies directly through its app

Airlines increasingly warming to tablets as an alternative to the traditional seat-mounted screens. After an update to its iOS app today, United Airlines allows users to watch in-flight entertainment from an iPhone or iPad, a feature it first promised in February. While there aren't many new …