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Secrets of the world’s best airlines

Courtesy of Cathay Pacific Airways First class on Cathay Pacific is more of a suite than a seat (which converts into a lie-flat bed). There are privacy screens. and duvets, pillows and sleepsuits are available. By Chris Gray Faust, IndependentTraveler.com … Continue reading

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Rule coming to improve airfare transparency

By Marnie Hunter, CNN (CNN) — Airline passengers won’t have to wade several steps into the booking process to see the full price of an airline ticket after a new rule goes into effect next month. The Department of Transportation rule requires … Continue reading

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New Data Says Carry-On Bags, Checkpoint Top Frustrations

New survey data shows four of the top five air traveler frustrations relate to the checkpoint process, though a majority of travelers are supportive of recent initiatives to improve traveler facilitation by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Commissioned by the … Continue reading

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UAE airline brings the bling to first-class travel By Rob Lovitt, msnbc.com contributor

  We’ve all been there. After milling around the gate for what seems like forever, you trudge down the jetway and board the plane, only to stand there in the aisle in first class like some redheaded stepchild while the … Continue reading

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Regional Airports’ Forum underlines competitive pressures and regulatory risks

he 4th Annual ACI EUROPE Regional Airports conference & exhibition was hosted by Cagliari Airport, Sardinia and in cooperation with Routes Europe. The theme of this year’s event was “Enhancing the competitive position of Regional Airports – key to survival and development” and it … Continue reading

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Steven Slater’s air travel lessons

By A. Pawlowski, CNN (CNN) — Steven Slater may not be a flight attendant anymore, but he’s still a fixture on planes — no longer serving passengers but now observing them. As he shuttles back and forth between his residences … Continue reading

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