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A senior Boeing engineer said Wednesday the plane maker has "extreme confidence" in the 787 Dreamliner, despite three of mishaps this week, including a battery fire.
Boeing faces new scrutiny over its 787 Dreamliner after a fire broke out on one of the new model passenger planes while it was parked at a gate at Boston's airport.
United opened its newest airport lounge at Chicago O'Hare Thursday, sporting travel and aviation-themed elements. The airline is spending $50 million this year to open new locations or renovate existing clubs.
Major hotel chains are building properties featuring two hotels in one location to save on development costs during tough economic times.
United Airlines began international flights with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Thursday from Los Angeles to Tokyo. Additional over water routes are planned for 2013.
Dubai International Airport opened the world's first concourse designed specifically to handle double-decker Airbus A380 aircraft, which seat about 500 passengers.
Expect higher airfares, more add-on fees, lower gasoline prices and enhanced passenger protections in 2013.
Avis Budget Group said it will buy Zipcar for about $500 million in cash to enter the fast-growing U.S. car-sharing market.
Fliers will see few immediate changes resulting from the "fiscal cliff." But some airports may close and staffing cuts could impact security screening in the long-term if a deal isn't reached, according to some reports.
As airlines offer more add-on services, comparison-shopping for cheap fares is getting harder. Now the government is wading in and may change how airlines charge and display fees to everyone in 2013.
Most airlines refund fees for preferred seats if your flight is canceled. Here's what to do.
Airlines are increasingly canceling flights ahead of predicted storms due to better technology and new federal rules that punish airlines if they keep passengers waiting in planes too long, analysts said.
Alicia Jao, Head of TravelNerd, explains how consumers can save time and money as they navigate busy airports.
Annual membership prices for United's airport lounges will increase by $25 for individuals on January 1.
Travelers are demanding airlines provide in-flight entertainment systems that replicate or even transcend the TV experience they have on the ground.
United's top flier, Tom Stuker, has flown one million miles on the airline this year alone. And more than 13 million so far in his lifetime.
Yoga rooms, free global phone calls, booze to go and improved food options are included as top new airport amenities in 2012.
With a winter storm causing flight delays and cancellations, it's a rough start to the busy holiday travel period. Here are some tips to best manage flight disruptions.
You've scored a first-class seat only to be downgraded at the gate. Find out why it happens and how to get compensated.
With the calendar year nearly over, many travelers are taking last-minute "mileage runs" to achieve elite frequent-flier status with airlines. Here's how to find them and travel in elite style, always.
In Asian cities, such as Singapore, people are increasingly opting to holiday close to home, says Abhiram Chowdhry, APAC Vice President at Hotels.com.
A Canadian has ended his month-long search for a woman to travel with who happens to have his ex-girlfriend's name.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Havana, Cuba, where though they would never admit to it, has been making incremental changes towards some free market policies.
The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in employment and new business slowed.
Better jobs and higher rents are pushing more young Philadelphians to buy homes in the city's downtown.
Companies are rolling out more lifestyle-oriented benefits aimed at engaging and retaining top talent. Here are the tops.