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Airports have been upgrading their restaurant offerings to meet travelers' changing tastes. Food revenue at airports now ranks third in non-aeronautical revenue.
This year's finalists for best innovations for fliers include a dual-screen in-flight entertainment system for multitaskers and a "glass bottom jet" app.
The companies say they will remain independent, "but what it really means for travelers is, sadly, the loss of a credible competitor," one analyst said.
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.
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.
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.
To coincide with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, some Virgin Atlantic flights operated by Little Red will offer live entertainment by comedians.
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.
The storm brewing around budget airline Ryanair continued on Tuesday, with the airline’s chief executive branding a pilots’ group which raised concerns a “joke”.
The vessel known as the Pacific Princess but best known for its starring role in Aaron Spelling's 1970s TV comedy has made its last voyage.
JetBlue's upcoming premium seats pale in comparison to perks offered on other airlines, such as real beds, massages and in-flight showers.
The TSA investigated and closed 9,622 cases of employee misconduct between 2010 and 2012, according to a report by the GAO.
Everyone is on the road. I've done the drive to Wisconsin every year now for the past 15, and without a doubt traffic seemed heavier than any time in the past four or five years.
In an effort to improve tourism in a down economy, Paris officials are distributing pamphlets to teach Parisians how to not be so famously rude to visitors, reports NBC.
New apps offered by hotels allow guests to order room service, book spa appointments and golf tee times, even learn about happy hour specials.
Just how long can the NSA whistleblower hang out, or hide out, in an international airport transit area?
If you've suffered lost bags, a delayed flight or poor service, trying to resolve it politely at the airport or by letter may get you further than a rant.
For passengers, the tie-up is expected to bring pooled flight options and reciprocal frequent-flier benefits for customers of each carrier.
The private aviation company SMART JETS is trying to differentiate its service by offering clients something more, something you won't find flying commercial.
Gah! Connecting flights can be maddening for travelers. Here are the 10 worst airports for connections.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports from Cuba on Carnival's historic first cruise to the country since Castro took power and how it can grow as a prime destination in the Caribbean.
CNBC’s Dominic Chu looks at the day's market action and some of the day's best performers, including Netflix, Amazon and Internet travel stocks.
Officials are proposing new legislation to crack down on unlicensed passenger transport.
A judge partly dismissed a suit filed by Twitter that argued it should be allowed to disclose details about government requests for information.
The hedge fund manager says he aims to bring a "meaningful" turnaround and touted embattled drugmaker Valeant's new chief executive.
While you're lavishing praise on your mom on Mother's Day, give her the gift of knowledge. The Fiscal Times reports.