British Airways

Review: British Airways First Class Airport Lounge San Francisco

Related: British Airways<p>The exclusive British Airways First Class airport lounge San Francisco is a cute small lounge is accessed through the Club …

Airlines

How did this woman board an international flight without a ticket or a passport?

Marilyn Hartman (66) flew from Chicago to London on a British Airways jet last week. She didn't have a ticket or a passport. How did she do it? She …

Airlines

LOTS of American Airlines (very comfy) business class seats between London and the US for Avios

<b>American Airlines now has a very good business class product on its London to New York route</b>. It is a herringbone layout and looks like this:<p>…. on …

Airlines

Cheers to Easyjet Passengers Guzzling Fancy G&T's

Here's a fun fact: Easyjet Plc sold 900,000 bottles of premium British tonic water Fever Tree during the Christmas quarter, or one for every twenty …

Airlines

Court Takes Airline NIKI Away from British Airways, Gives it to Race Driver Niki Lauda

NIKI was driven into insolvency with the collapse of air berlin and withdrawl of support from Etihad. It was expected that the Austrian carrier would …

Airlines

How biometrics could speed airline boarding, stop stowaways

In December of last year, a non-stop flight from Los Angeles to Tokyo on All Nippon Airways was sent back to LAX after three hours in the air when cabin crew discovered a stowaway on board.<p>The unauthorized passenger, who was ticketed on a United L.A.-to-Tokyo flight leaving about the same time as …

Aviation

Aviation Mystery: The Dismal Singapore Airlines Call Center

Great planes, terrible call center.<p>A post yesterday by Tiffany at One Mile at a Time reminded me of one of the great mysteries of the aviation world. …

Airlines

A380 Production Line Will Remain Alive with Emirates Order

Just days after outgoing Airbus sales chief John Leahy announced the possible end of the A380 production line, because of dwindling orders for the …

Flying

Boeing Gets FAA Certification for the 787-10

The latest variant of Boeing’s successful 787 Dreamliner has gained its amended type certificate (ATC) from the US Federal Aviation Administration. …

Aviation

A record 12 million people traveled through the New Orleans airport in 2017 | NOLA.com

More than 12 million people traveled through the New Orleans airport in 2017, marking another record year for air travel in the city.<p>Airlines added …

Airlines

Maximize FoundersCard Membership in 2018

I first read about FoundersCard on <i>TPG</i> in 2013 and remained skeptical for several years about a card membership being able to deliver tangible travel …

Airlines

How a Norwegian Jetliner Just Set a Trans-Atlantic Speed Record

<i>Zip!</i> There goes a Norwegian airplane, hauling tail across the North Atlantic. <i>Zap!</i> There goes another one.<p>What's going on here? Turns out, an …

Aerospace

This Is Where Airplanes Go When They Retire

Ever wonder where a plane goes once it’s done flying for good?<p>Boeing 747s in particular are taking their last flights on several airlines such as …

Aviation

Should you sign up for the new Hilton 100K offers?

Last week Amex unveiled their new lineup of Hilton credit cards with the following signup bonuses:<p>Hilton Aspire: 100K after $4K spend in 3 …

Ritz-Carlton

With Amex churn rules changing, what are the best bonuses for LONG TERM card spending?

Many of the credit card posts on <i>Head for Points</i> are focused on sign-up bonuses. Get a card, spend the minimum required to trigger the bonus, cancel …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Leeds Bradford boss pledges to target more business traffic as it reveals rebrand to become “Yorkshire’s Airport”

The boss of Leeds Bradford Airport has pledged to make the hub more business focused and help attract new routes to commercial epicentres around the …

Leeds

Hand luggage rules for Ryanair, easyJet, Jet2, British Airways, Emirates and other major airlines

Ryanair has come under fire for reducing the amount of hand baggage allowed on flights.<p>But they’re not the only airline with rules over what can be …

Airlines

No More Repeat Bonuses: Amex Limiting UK Credit Card Sign Up Bonuses...

For many UK travelers, accumulating already scarce credit card points is not going to get any easier. In a process known as churning, points …

American Express

What you are saying about the car dealership which told customer to 'blast it' - Chronicle Live

• Most Read<br>• Most Recent<p><i>NHS</i><b>Australian flu outbreak: Symptoms to look out for as bug arrives in the UK</b><p>New figures show flu cases are on the rise across …

Tyneside

Notorious 'serial stowaway' pensioner evades airport security and flies from Chicago to London without a ticket

ES News Email<p>A “serial stowaway” pensioner snuck through airport security and managed to fly from Chicago to London without a ticket.<p>Marilyn Hartman, …

Aviation

WSJ City: UK Watchdog Rules Against Fox-Sky Deal, Congress Ends US Government Shutdown

Good morning from the WSJ City desks in London. WSJ City is the app that delivers concise, smart news on business and finance for mobile. Download for iPhone or Android. Here's essential reading on today's developments.<p>MUST READS FROM WSJ CITY<p>The UK’s competition authority has provisionally ruled …

Business

British Airways to order new A380s?

There could be some truth in this. IAG has said that it would be willing to buy 6-7 second hand A380 aircraft, and there are a lot of them on the …

Airlines

A Norwegian Airline Claims to Have Set a New Record for New York to London Flights

Norway’s budget air carrier says it has set a new transatlantic record.<p>Norwegian Airlines flight DY7014 from New York JFK landed in London’s Gatwick …

Airlines

Air France in talks with Alitalia to acquire carrier

Air France-KLM has held talks with Alitalia about entering the race to acquire the ailing Italian flag carrier, a decade after its efforts to …

Airlines

Incredible Crosswind Landing and British Airways Called Out By Government Over Bed Bugs

American Express is offering up to $500 cash back as a signup bonus — a $250 statement credit after you spend $5,000 in qualifying purchases within …

Airlines

British Airways Changes A Key Discount, 6,000 Miles Per Car Rental And Cheap Flights To South America!

Cheap Flight of the Day:<p>In case you missed it, <b>South America is on sale from multiple cities</b>.<p>In Case You Missed It:<p><b>A Day Late And A Dollar Short For</b> …

Airlines

Serial plane stowaway foils TSA again

The TSA is no match for Marilyn Hartman.<p>The 66-year-old “serial stowaway” was caught yet again after sneaking through security at Chicago’s O’Hare …

Aviation

Top 10 Best Airlines In The World For In-Flight Food

When picking the top 10 best airlines in the world for in-flight meals, it is hard not to be biased by personal preference. For example, I love a …

Airlines

Flying To Europe In Premium Economy? Fly United!

Related: United Airlines<p>I have already reviewed the best airlines to fly to Europe in Premium Economy. I have picked Norwegian, American Airlines, …

Airlines

Consumer habits pushing tech norms in air ticketing, says Jerrin Jos

Airlines are now moving to a new retailing era with the introduction of the New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard, in line with online shopping …

Airlines