LOS ANGELES— William Shatner is back as a shrewd, unflappable travel expert in his latest TV commercial for an online company. It was one of the most embarrassing moments of my life, "Shatner said, recalling the incident at Los Angeles International Airport. Shatner returns as the priceline.com Negotiator in a new ad campaign that launches Sunday, with Kaley...» Read More
Wish to catch a snooze at the airport? Abu Dhabi Airport has just the solution with new "GoSleep" pods, where chairs with sliding shades convert into an egg-shaped cocoon.
Average U.S. airfares dropped in the fourth quarter of 2012—by a whopping $1—but are still a relative bargain compared to average consumer prices.
A new TSA boarding pass identifier helps steer qualified Delta, United and US Airways fliers to PreCheck fast lane airport security at 40 nationwide airports.
If you're a VIP, super-elite or international first class flier on American, an exclusive Flagship Check-In area opened for you on Wednesday at New York's JFK Airport.
Hotels, airports and airlines are struggling to meet traveler demand for Wi-Fi. But with networks overloaded and passengers frustrated, how much will fliers pay to log on?
Siva Govindasamy, Asia Managing Editor of Flightglobal says domestic demand in China's airline sector is strong, but bird flu is the biggest threat that could derail growth.
LaGuardia Airport in New York is experiencing departure delays of 31-45 minutes, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis; and Dean Iacopelli, National Air Traffic Controllers Association, offers insight on the FAA furloughs.
Transportation in and around Boston was on lockdown Friday amid the marathon bombing manhunt. Train and bus services were halted, while Logan remained open under heightened security.
The next time you're waiting to board your flight at LAX, don't be surprised to see furry friends roaming the terminal with bright red vests reading, "Pet Me!"
Cutting lines at airports used to be only for the rich, famous or very frequent fliers. But then airlines started granting fast-track access to anybody who was willing to shell out a few extra dollars.
David Cush, president and CEO of Virgin America, discusses airline competition, the future of flight and how bigger carriers have driven themselves into bankruptcy, with Sir Richard Branson, founder and chairman of Virgin Group.
American is raising airport lounge prices as more carriers revamp lounges to meet fliers' demands.
United passengers can now use expedited security at Austin and Cleveland airports. Expect more airlines to sign up for expedited screening.
The FAA releases its final list of air traffic control towers that will lose funding due to sequester cuts, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
Lengthy airport layover and lonely? MeetAtTheAirport.com offers travelers a way to connect and make new friends. The site also ranked the top U.S. airports for meeting new people.
The sequester may have many Americans experiencing longer delays in major airports across the U.S. due to hiring freezes and overtime elimination.
Federal spending cuts from the "sequester" may lead to runway closures, flight delays and longer airport security lines.
The storm that blanketed the Midwest earlier this week, dumping more than a foot of snow in Kansas and forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled, is now headed for New England. For Boston, it's the third straight weekend of major snow.
Parents may find themselves wishing they could check-in their toddlers when it comes to travel. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explores the child-friendly concept airline by design firm RKS that promises a hassle-free journey.
Atlanta's airport scored top marks for perks, according to a new survey. Orlando is best for kids and avoid Chicago if making a connection.