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By Benet Wilson

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Alaska Airlines Baggage Policies - Free Checked Luggage, Carry On Bags Created: Sunday, November 16, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Baggage policies for Alaska Airlines - what is free, and what incurs a fee. Includes items such as excess luggage." itemprop="description">> Saturday, March 07, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      When booking a ticket there are letters that are assigned to different fares. Here's an explanation of what each letter means.
    • Tips for Earning Frequent Flyer Miles Created: Saturday, March 04, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      So you want to travel for free? One of the only real, tried and true ways to do so is through accumulating and then redeeming your frequent flyer miles for flights. American Airlines is the airline...
    • Luggage Fees and Checking in Bags - How Much it Costs to Check in Luggage Created: Monday, December 22, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      This article has a list of airlines and links to their luggage fees for standard luggage as well as sports equipment, strollers, car seats and wheelchairs.
    • Top Airport and Airplane movies - drama and thriller Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      According to many movies made about airports and airplanes, a disaster is always waiting in the wings. These are the greatest dramas about airlines.
    • Top 10 Rules for Connecting Flights Created: Monday, June 21, 2010 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Connecting flights entail extra rules and circumstances that you need to consider. Here are some tips for making connections and checking luggage.
    • Bereavement Flights for Funerals and Imminent Deaths Created: Sunday, March 01, 2009 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      In times of emergency when you have to fly for a family funeral, or see a terminally ill relative, many airlines offer bereavement flights or compassionate fares.
    • 10 Great Things About United Airlines’ New Lounges At London Heathrow Created: Saturday, April 12, 2014 Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014
      Take a sneak peek at the major upgrade United Airlines has given to its Global First and United Club lounges at the new London Heathrow Terminal 2.
    • Delta Airlines Baggage Fees: Checked Luggage, Carry On Bags Created: Sunday, November 16, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Let's go over Delta's baggage fees. Find out what is free, and what you have to pay for." itemprop="description"> Friday, November 05, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      The ICAO alphabet is an international phonetic alphabet for pilots, air traffic controllers and airline customer service agents.
    • Lost Luggage? Blue Ribbon Bags Offers Cheap Insurance Created: Friday, April 11, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Airlines lose your luggage? Click here for information on a company that guarantees to find your bag within four days or pay you $1,000.
    • Top 10 Airlines in US and Canada Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Discover the top 10 airlines of choice in the United States and Canada.
    • US Airways Online Check In Created: Saturday, January 10, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      US Airways offers online check in. Here, we go over some of their web check in services.
    • British Airways - Policy for Air Travel During Pregnancy - Restrictions Created: Sunday, April 05, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Rules and restrictions regarding pregnant women traveling on British Airways flights. Covers women expecting single or multiple births.
    • Pregnancy and Air Travel - Policies for Airlines in the US, Canada and Mexico Created: Sunday, March 29, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Policies of major airlines in the United States, Canada, and Mexico regarding pregnant passengers, and flights during pregnancy.
    • Bye Bye to Bereavement Fares Created: Wednesday, April 09, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Airline bereavement fares are mostly gone, so click here to see what your alternatives might be.
    • Hartsfield-Jackson Still World's Busiest Airport Created: Monday, April 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      In 2013, Hartsfield-Jackson retained its crown as the world's busiest airport, but click here to see what other global facilities made the top 10.
    • Best Websites For Airline Seat Maps Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      Check out five airline seat map websites that help travelers choose the best places to sit on the aircraft of the world's carriers.
    • Less Bags Lost by Airlines in 2013, Says SITA Report Created: Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
      Find out why lost or mishandled baggage hit record lows in 2013, according to a new industry report by air transport consultancy SITA.
    • 10 Great Quick-Serve Airport Food/Beverage Concessions Created: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014
      Check out 10 of the best in quick-serve food/beverage concessions in airports across the United States.
    • AirHelp Gets Travelers the Compensation They Deserve Created: Monday, March 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Learn how travelers are leaving billions of dollars they are legally owed by the airlines just sitting on the table and how they can get their money.
    • No Surprise Here -- Singapore’s Changi Airport Tops Skytrax Awards Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Singapore Changi Airport tops Skytrax's list of World's Best Airport, as chosen by travelers. Click here to see what other airports made the cut.
    • U.S. and Canadian Airlines: Phone Numbers and Websites Created: Friday, March 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Click here for website links, phone numbers and information to more than 20 airlines based in the United States and Canada.
    • Airport Lounges Get Major Upgrades Created: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      See which airports are getting major upgrades to their business class lounges, including more space, better dining options and better passenger amenities.
    • Delta, Virgin America Offer New Menus For Premium Passengers Created: Friday, March 21, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014
      First and business class travelers get an upgrade on their airline meals. Click here to see which airlines have raised the bar on their food offerings.
    • How the TSA Speeds Travelers Through Airport Security Created: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
      Click here to read about a Transportation Security Administration program that speeds travelers through more than 100 airport security checkpoints.
    • New Routes, Cities Offered By Airlines Created: Monday, March 17, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014
      See what airlines are offering new routes, new cities and expanded service around the globe.
    • FlightView Offers Latest Travel Data for Airports, Passengers Created: Friday, March 14, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014
      FlightView uses many different data sources to provide airports and their passengers with the latest travel information. Click here to see how they do it.
    • Travelers Seek, Find More Healthy Food Choices Created: Monday, March 10, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014
      Click here for more on healthy airport food trends and which airports offer the most when it comes to organic, vegetarian, gluten-free and vegan foods.
    • Six Airlines Make List of Top 500 Most Valuable Global Brands Created: Wednesday, March 05, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014
      Click here to see what six airlines -- including three U.S.-based carriers -- made Brand Finance's The Global 500 2014: The World's Most Valuable Brands.
    • Why Global Entry Pays For Itself After Only One Trip Created: Monday, March 03, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014
      Learn more about Global Entry and TSA PreCheck, programs that allows travelers to zip through Customs lines and domestic airport checkpoints.
    • And The Winners Are… Created: Monday, February 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014
      Airports Council International names the winners of the 2013 Airport Service Quality awards. Click here to see which airports made the cut.

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