Budget Travel

JetBlue, Delta will test biometric boarding passes

Jun 1, 2017

Something new in the air: JetBlue will test facial-recognition boarding passes, Delta to pilot use of fingerprints

Australia plans to ban pedophiles from traveling overseas

May 30, 2017

Australia plans to ban convicted pedophiles from traveling overseas in what the government says is a world-first move to protect vulnerable children from exploitation

Get ready for busy travel season; airlines could set record

May 29, 2017

If you think travel was cramped last summer, just wait for the next couple months

Spirit says fewer flights being canceled since injunction

May 18, 2017

Spirit Airlines says it's canceling fewer flights since a judge issues a restraining order against the union over an alleged work slowdown

International travelers cite politics as factor in US trips

Mar 29, 2017

Some international travelers are citing politics as a factor in whether to visit the U.S. this year, according to survey research by tourism marketing agency Brand USA

Virgin America will be the latest airline brand to disappear

Mar 23, 2017

After much consideration, Alaska Airlines will drop the Virgin America brand

Low-cost Norwegian Air promises bargain flights to Europe

Feb 23, 2017

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is starting service to Europe this summer from Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York

Spirit Airlines CEO dismisses new, cheaper fares by rivals

Feb 23, 2017

The CEO of Spirit Airlines, which features low fares but lots of fees, dismisses so-called basic economy fares

American Airlines to sell restricted 'basic economy' ticket

Jan 18, 2017

To get the cheapest fare on American Airlines, you'll have to leave that rolling bag at home

German economy minister, business delegation to visit Russia

Sep 16, 2016

Germany's economy minister plans to travel to Russia next week with a business delegation, a trip that comes as Western sanctions and a weak Russian currency have weighed on trade between the two countries

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