United Airlines

Woman Sexually Assaulted Onboard United Flight - Points Miles & Martinis

United Airlines finds itself in some more hot water after a female passengers claims she was sexually assaulted by a 73 year old man on one of their …

Airlines

Volunteers pack estimated 1 million meals in Schaumburg

An estimated 5,000 volunteers filled the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center over the weekend to pack about 1 million meals -- enough to feed …

The 5 Best United Clubs in the World

United offers a fantastic new hangout at Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD), called the Polaris Lounge. But there’s only one available so …

Airlines

American Airlines: Nothing But Soup for You!

I’m old enough to remember when domestic first class meals consisted of high quality expensive fare. In <i>business class</i> twenty years ago you might get …

Airlines

Are you a travel-hacking hobbyist? Here are some sites to help step up your mileage game

Like many frequent flyers, I'm a travel-hacking hobbyist: I sign up for credit cards to get bonus miles and keep an eye on my mileage account to get …

Airlines

Wishes granted for ill children with fantasy flight to the North Pole

CLEVELAND - Wishes came true for more than 20 children and their families Saturday evening.<p>Children from Cleveland Clinic, University …

Cleveland

Kids in need get flight to North Pole

A unique flight took off from Denver International Airport this afternoon full of kids from groups like Make a Wish, Children's Hospital Colorado and …

Santa Claus

A Celebratory Trip to Chicago - BA1386 London Heathrow to Manchester Airport - Economy Class & Beyond

<b>BA1386 London Heathrow to Manchester Airport</b> <b><br>A Celebratory Trip to Chicago</b><p>Contents:<p><b>BA1386 London Heathrow Terminal 5 to Manchester Airport Terminal 3</b></b> …

Airlines

WestJet has a radical plan to get you on its planes

Out in western Canada, the airline world is about to watch a unique business experiment. If it goes as planned, in a few years there will be a new …

Airlines

U.S. Transcontinental Airline Shootout Looms

Low cost carriers are taking an active role in reshaping the US transcon market, gaining share, and targeting the market’s premium revenue.<p>Different …

Airlines

Friday marks anniversaries of 2 deadly crashes at Midway

Friday marks the anniversaries of two deadly plane crashes at Midway Airport.<p>Twelve years ago, Southwest Airlines Flight 1248 slid off the runway …

Aviation

United Cancels Service to Xi'an, China - Live and Let's Fly

United Airlines is cancelling its summer seasonal service between San Francisco and Xi’an, China.<p>Effective today, the flight has been removed from …

Airlines

Passengers forcibly restrained for 'air rage' leapt by 50 percent in 2017, study says

Drunk and violent airline passengers are on the rise, with airline staff now forced to physically restrain more mid-flight troublemakers than ever before.<p>The International Air Transport Association (IATA) says was a 50 percent rise this year in the number of passengers forcibly contained for bad …

Travel

Multiple airlines have placed restrictions on smart luggage

Smart luggage has been a major travel bag trend the last couple of years. Companies like Away and others have built that house lithium batteries and …

Airlines

Three New Things to Know About jetBlue

jetBlue used to offer more legroom than they do today. They also offered a free first checked bag. Their flights still have a touch more room than …

Airlines

Delta and Partners Will Charge for Checked Bags on Cheapest Transatlantic Fares

Fees for checked luggage are finally coming to transatlantic routes, at least for flights on one major airline alliance.<p>Delta Air Lines soon will …

Airlines

Morning Movers: United, Celgene Climb; Ciena Slips

Stocks are poised to climb on Friday following an upbeat jobs report.<p>S&P 500 futures and Dow Jones Industrial futures are both up 0.3%, while Nasdaq …

Piper Jaffray

What Are the Best Hotel Rewards Programs?

Peak travel seasons, such as the holidays, mean that many travelers are pulling out their rewards cards and trying to figure out how to access the …

Hospitality

Environmentalists ask: Is India's government making bad air worse?

<b>Delhi:</b> As millions of Indians watched a televised cricket match this week between the national teams of India and Sri Lanka, the game suddenly …

India

Delta Air Lines cancels hundreds of flights due to winter storm

NEW YORK: Delta Air Lines has canceled more than 600 flights due to inclement weather at its Atlanta hub, the carrier said on Friday, as a winter …

Airlines

Jet With 'Smoke In Cockpit' Lands At Newark Airport

A scary incident involving a plane happened Friday in Newark.<p>A 737 jet with smoke in its cockpit had to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty …

Aviation

The Worst Airport in the U.S. Is Going to Be Extra Chaotic This Weekend

Six airlines are changing terminals. Here's what travelers need to know.<p>If your next flight is out of LaGuardia, in New York City, double check your …

Airlines

Woman Doesn't Buy Man's Story That Turbulence Knocked His Hand Into Her Lap, Gets Him Kicked Off Plane

Everywhere is a bad place to be grope, yet an airplane, somehow, is even worse.<p>During a United Airlines flight from New Jersey to Charlotte on …

Aviation

Creepy old man groped woman during turbulence on flight

A passenger on a flight out of Newark took advantage of turbulence to grope a woman sitting beside him, according to a new …

Aviation

Airlines Are Set to Make Even More Money Off Passengers in 2018

North American airlines are set for record profit in 2018, thanks in part to European growth.<p>Overall profits for global airlines are set to rise 11 …

Airlines

Travel Alert December 2017: Winter Weather to Impact the Southeastern United States

If the southeastern United States is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep …

Weather

Southwest Airlines Ups Guidance So Market Ups Prices

Southwest Airlines' traffic report includes higher-than-forecast capacity growth.<p>The traffic report also increases unit revenue guidance to 1 to 2%, …

Airlines

Major Airlines to Restrict ‘Smart Luggage’ With Built-in Lithium Batteries

For two years, we’ve been telling you how smart luggage is the next big thing in travel technology. Suitcases have evolved from cumbersome, …

Airlines

United passenger accuses man of groping her on flight from Newark, feds say

A 73-year-old man was accused of putting his hands between a woman's legs and groped herFederal authorities are investigating after a woman accused a …

Crime

Your New Business-Class Seat Isn’t Ready, But Here’s a Pillow - WSJ

The biggest delay for airlines isn’t your flight or your luggage. It’s their long-promised new business-class seats.<p>United Airlines trumpeted its new Polaris business class in June 2016 with a roadshow to let top customers try the new cocoon-like lie-flat bed and a promise of nine fancy new Polaris …

Airlines