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The best U.S. airline frequent flyer program — plus even smarter ways to save money on cheap flights

Whether you’re looking to get moved up to an earlier flight or access to a more luxurious lounge while you await takeoff, airline loyalty programs …

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The Best Frequent Flier Programs of 2018

A new study says Delta’s rewards program is tops.<p>The top airline rewards program is Delta SkyMiles, according to a new study from the personal finance site WalletHub. It’s the third straight year that Delta has won top honors. Alaska Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines came in second and third place, …

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Hawaiian Airlines expands Japan, New Zealand service through interline agreement

Hawaiian Airlines is expanding its route network in Japan and New Zealand through a new interline partnership with Jetstar Group. The partnership …

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Hawaii State Hospital escapee pleads not guilty, trial set for March

A patient who left Hawaii State Hospital and flew to San Jose has pleaded not guilty to escape.<p>Randall Saito entered his plea from Oahu Community …

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$100 travel benefit per year for free, and other perks from PenFed

Do you remember my recent post “A great deal if you can get it: FNBO TravElite Amex Card“? I wrote about the no-annual-fee travel TravElite card …

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Most punctual airlines in the world for 2017 bared in OAG list

The annual list from aviation analysts OAG shows which airlines were the most punctual in getting passengers to their destination. Given Japan's …

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What Is the Smart-Luggage Ban (and What Smart Suitcase Should I Get to Avoid It)?

<b>Video provided by CBS Miami</b><p>You may have heard there’s a smart-luggage ban coming, and if you’ve been planning on breaking in your new smart suitcase …

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Financial news in brief: Google pulls game apps over malware

TECHNOLOGY<p>Google pulls game apps over malware, porn ads<p>Alphabet’s Google said Friday it had taken down 60 gaming applications after security firm Check Point said it had found new malicious software in the apps available to children and adults at the Google Play Store.<p>The software displayed …

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Revealed: The world's safest (and least safe) airlines for 2018

British Airways, Emirates and Etihad all rank on a list of the world's safest airlines for 2018 by aviation website, AirlineRatings.com.

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The world's most punctual airline has been named but you may not guess what it is

Clue: it was the first airline to accept Bitcoin

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Delta expects Korean Air tie-up approval by June

Delta Air Lines expects South Korean regulatory approval of its proposed joint venture with Korean Air in the first half of this year, says chief …

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The most punctual airlines in the world have been revealed

A delayed flight can be a major frustration for travellers – causing missed connections, long waits and even cutting in to your holiday time. Luckily, a new list of the world’s most punctual airlines will help you make an educated guess about what carrier will get you to your destination on …

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Hawaiian Air employee files discrimination lawsuit

A Hawaiian Airlines employee filed a racial harassment and discrimination lawsuit, saying his life was threatened by colleagues who placed a noose …

Business

New jet, cheap fares to Hawaii

Hawaiian Airlines introduces a new Airbus narrow-body on Oakland flights<p><b>This week Hawaiian Airlines debuted its newest aircraft, a single-aisle Airbus A321neo, on its nonstop service between Oakland International and Maui Kahului airports.</b><p>This marks the first time the the carrier has offered</b> …

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With an Assist From JetBlue, Hawaiian Chooses Long Beach As Its First New Airport to Serve with the A321neo

Hawaiian Airlines has long had a size issue. Ever since the DC-8s were retired back in the 1990s, the airline has only had large widebody aircraft to …

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Hawaiian Airlines' New Planes Could Mean Cheaper, More Direct Flights to the Islands

Hawaiian Airlines is using a new type of aircraft to fly from California to the islands starting Monday. Here's why passengers should care.<p>Monday's …

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Long Beach Airport to start daily flights to Hawaii in June

Long Beach will soon begin offering nonstop flights to Hawaii. Hawaiian Airlines announced Monday that it will launch service from Long Beach Airport to Honolulu’s Inouye International Airport on June 1.<p>The daily flights will depart Long Beach at 8:30 a.m. and arrive in Honolulu at 11:40 a.m. The …

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The Most Punctual Airlines Worldwide [Infographic]

If you’re flying to or from Latvia, chances are high that you’ll arrive on time if you choose to fly with the country’s national carrier. For the fourth consecutive year, airBaltic has been named the world’s most punctual airline by UK-based aviation data monitor OAG. The airline serves over 60 …

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With an Airline Ban at Hand, What’s Next for Smart Luggage?

Courtesy of Bluesmart<p>Suitcases from Bluesmart feature unremovable lithium-ion cells, putting them on the no-fly list.<p>Risk of fire means that …

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Which airlines and airports have the best on-time performance?

Here's some essential reading material while you contend with long lines and drawn-out delays at the airport. A survey of the world's most punctual …

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Fuel Surcharges Will Help Lift Hawaiian Holdings' Profit in 2018

The recent surge in jet fuel prices is pushing fuel surcharges higher for routes to and from Japan. This increase will boost Hawaiian Holdings' 2018 …

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Hawaiian Airlines launches route to Long Beach, California - Pacific Business News

By Katie Murar <br>– Reporter, Pacific Business News<p>Jan 8, 2018, 11:31am HST<p>Hawaiian Airlines said Monday it will launch a new daily route between Long …

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The world's most punctual airports and airlines in 2018 revealed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Delayed flight cost you that big deal, ruin your family get-together or just plain consume you with apoplectic rage?<p>Take a deep breath, count to 10, punch your travel pillow and then read on. Because here's news that could help prevent it ever happening again.<p>Travel analyst OAG has just …

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Hawaiian Airlines launches daily routes to Long Beach

Updated:Sunday, January 7 2018 2:43 AM EST2018-01-07 07:43:22 GMT<p>A home on Oahu that sold for $10 million is on the market again less than four years …

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Hawaiian Airlines starting Honolulu-Long Beach service

ADVERTISING<p>Hawaiian Airlines said it will begin nonstop flights between Honolulu and Long Beach, Calif., beginning May 31 and that it finished 2017 …

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Booking Flights to Hawaii with Travel Rewards

Hawaii is one of the best vacation spots in the world and becomes far more appealing as temperatures drop. All of that appeal, however, means booking flights to Hawaii can be expensive. Fortunately, many travel rewards credit cards and airline loyalty programs offer flight options that can put a …

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Even More Airlines Are About to Start Banning Smart Bags

You may want to rethink getting that cool, tricked-out smart bag.<p>Even though smart bags — suitcases outfitted with USB charging stations, GPS …

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Best 10 Travel Agents To Book Flights & Hotels With Bitcoin

Related: Bitcoin, Litecoin<p>2018 will be a dramatic year for cryptocurrencies. The growth of confidence in Bitcoin combined with the influx of large …

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When Movies Inspire Your Travel

When I travel, I make sure to incorporate two of my favorite things: Film and television.<p>Last year, I centered one trip around Jamestown, New York, …

Travel

Island Air receives permission to proceed with sale of operating certificate to Hawaiian subsidiary

In a Friday bankruptcy hearing, Island Air was granted the permission to proceed with the sale of its operating certificate to Elliott Street …

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