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Emanuel gets O'Hare runway deal, but no new gates means delays continue

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the city's major airlines have struck a deal to build the final runway envisioned in the city's multibillion-dollar modernization of O'Hare International Airport, but new gates that experts agree are key to significant reductions in long-standing flight delays are not part of …

Get Ready, West Coast: Flights to Cuba Launch This Weekend

The airline will offer 14 weekly chartered flights from Los Angeles to Havana.<p>American Airlines will launch the first weekly charter flight from Los …

Cuba

Winter holiday travel to be busier this year: U.S. airlines group

(Reuters) - Winter holiday travel on U.S. airlines will be even busier this year than last, an airlines association said Thursday.<p>People line up for information about their flights at La Guardia airport in New York January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri<p>U.S. carriers are expected to fly 38.1 million …

Flying

American Airlines Launches Premium Economy on International Flights - Points Miles & Martinis

American Airlines announced today that they would be <b>launching a new premium economy product</b> on their international fleet in late 2016 on their new …

U.S. Passport Holders Can No Longer Add Extra Pages In 2016

We didn't see this one coming.<p>Heads up, travelers: Your mega-sized passport is about to come with a heftier price tag.<p>Starting Jan. 1, U.S. travelers will no longer be able to request extra pages in their passports. Instead, they'll have to renew their passports entirely.<p>As if we needed travel to …

This Canadian Airline Wants You to Help It Complete 12,000 Miracles in 24 Hours

Over the past four years, WestJet has used its Christmas campaign to surprise and delight consumers with random acts of kindness. This year, the …

Advertising Industry

United joins this very short list of airlines that still give you ‘free’ snacks

United Airlines is putting the (free) nuts back into customer service.<p>The airline announced on Wednesday that it will offer free snacks for flights …

Snacks

Apple picks Hopper as one of 2015's best apps

Today Apple released its picks for the best apps of 2015, and the only travel app to make the list was Hopper.<p>Hopper’s app ranked seventh on the …

Apps

Massive invasion of smelly seaweed a growing concern in tourism-dependent Caribbean

The picture-perfect beaches and turquoise waters that people expect on their visits to the Caribbean are increasingly being fouled by mats of decaying seaweed that attract biting sand fleas and smell like rotten eggs.<p>Clumps of the brownish seaweed known as sargassum have long washed up on Caribbean …