Category: air travel

What to Do if Your TSA Precheck Isn’t on Your Boarding Pass 0

What to Do if Your TSA Precheck Isn’t on Your Boarding Pass

Image: E.Price If you are a frequent traveler and haven’t yet gotten TSA PreCheck, what are you waiting for? TSA PreCheck, specifically Global Entry with TSA PreCheck, is consistently one of the best investments...

To Avoid Higher Airline Baggage Fees, Plan Ahead 0

To Avoid Higher Airline Baggage Fees, Plan Ahead

Photo: Shutterstock Someday we’ll tell our grandchildren about a halcyon time when you didn’t have to pay money to bring luggage with you when you went on an airplane. For now, we’ll just focus...

Ask Before You Recline Your Airplane Seat 0

Ask Before You Recline Your Airplane Seat

Last week an American Airlines passenger tweeted a video of a man repeatedly punching the back of her reclined seat. The video went viral, and once again sparked the debate of whether or not...

Buy Your July 4th Flights Before This Sunday for the Best Deals 0

Buy Your July 4th Flights Before This Sunday for the Best Deals

Image: Shutterstock If you’re planning a trip away for July 4th, the time to book your plane ticket is now. According to data from a new Adobe Travel Insights report, flights booked for 4th...

How to Buy Carbon Offsets That Actually Help the Environment 0

How to Buy Carbon Offsets That Actually Help the Environment

Illustration: Benjamin Currie Carbon offsets can seem too good to be true. In theory, the offsets work like a big sponge sopping up all the emissions you put into the environment when traveling by...

You Can Still Use Alaska Miles to Book on American Airlines 0

You Can Still Use Alaska Miles to Book on American Airlines

Alaska Airlines announced a new “West Coast International Alliance” today with American Airlines, an alliance that will bring with it a few solid advantages for customers. If the partnership sounds familiar, it’s because Alaska...

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Reaction Engines’ Mach 5 engine is just the tip of the new aerospace boom

Imagine a hypersonic passenger aircraft that would cut the journey time between London and New York to around two hours. At Mach 5, or five times the speed of sound, the aircraft would complete a trip...

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With Garmin Autoland, small planes can land themselves if the pilot becomes incapacitated

Here’s a horror scenario for you: you’re flying in a small plane and suddenly the single pilot who knows how to fly passes out. In the movies, somebody would probably talk one of the...

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Startups Weekly: Upfront Ventures bets on a bus service

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy news pertaining to startups and venture capital. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit....

How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along 0

How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along

More posts by this contributor Will tech companies change the way we manage our health? Amazon isn’t to blame for the Postal Service’s woes, but it will need to innovate to survive Two years...

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