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  • Chicago's O'Hare International Airport

    As airlines and airports compete for travelers, every amenity helps to lure their business. While free Wi-Fi is a great perk it can be hard to find at some airports.

  • Engineering student Alireza Yaghoubi won a James Dyson Award for his AirGo seat.

    As first-class gets more posh, economy-class fliers still get squeezed. Several designers are hoping to bring relief with wider seats, better ergonomics and more space.

  • Yotel airport standard cabin

    The low-budget, amenity-rich Yotel hotel chain has announced plans for a 600-room property in Singapore and plans more locations in the United States and Europe.

  • Sir Richard Branson arriving at Edinburgh Airport in April to launch Virgin Atlantic's Little Red.

    To coincide with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, some Virgin Atlantic flights operated by Little Red will offer live entertainment by comedians.

  • LAX

    Travelers who aren't loyal to a certain airline may still earn rewards for flying—from their airport. More airports are offering frequent travelers perks such as exclusive lounges.

  • UPS cargo plane crash

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest on the UPS cargo plane crash that happened early Wednesday morning in Alabama. The crash involved an Airbus A300-600 aircraft.

  • Justice department opposes airline merger

    The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the pending merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Tom Hoban, American Airlines pilot, discusses the affect it will have on workers and consumers.

  • New seats with USB ports, power outlets and cup holders at the San Diego International Airport.

    San Diego International Airport opens its $907 million expansion at Terminal 2 this week, with solar panels, car chargers and seats equipped with power outlets and USB ports.

  • Elon Musk's 'Hyperloop' vision

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on billionaire Elon Musk's attempt to revolutionize high speed travel in America.

  • JetBlue's upcoming premium seats pale in comparison to perks offered on other airlines, such as real beds, massages and in-flight showers.

  • Security in the air

    The State Department extended the closings of some U.S. embassies. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on products which help customers track and redirect traveling employees to safety amid a terror risk.

  • JetBlue gets a bit more luxurious

    Business travel is so important to the discount carrier that there will soon be "suites" available on some planes, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Shelby Clark, founder and chief community officer of RelayRides, at the company's office in San Francisco.

    There's a new and cheaper way to rent a car—get it from someone who lives near the airport. Peer-to-peer car-sharing sites are gaining in popularity.

  • Worldwide travel alert from US government

    The State Department has issued a statement warning U.S. citizens to be alert for potential terrorist attacks for the entire month of August, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

  • Wheels Up and ready for takeoff

    Kenny Dichter, Wheels Up founder & CEO, discusses the growing competition in the private jet industry and shares his plans to take private air travel to the next level by making it more affordable than ever.

  • Getting a bargain vacation isn't just about finding the best rates. More states and cities are hiking taxes tourists pay for hotels and car rentals.

  • The online travel agency reported earnings and revenue that missed market expectations on Thursday.

  • The traditional mint on the pillow is just the beginning of amenties offered today’s hotel guests.

    Those staying in hotels this year are happier with their visit than they have been in the past 7 years. Here are tips to make you even more satisfied.

  • Need a private jet? there's an app for that

    Reserving a private jet could be as easy as picking up your smartphone and clicking a few buttons, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Air Travel Delays; Best & Worst Scores

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest performance scores on arrivals and departure for the airline industry.