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American Airlines said it has fixed its reservation system said it was resuming flights at about 5:00 pm ET, but that delays and cancellations were likely to continue for the rest of the day.
Following the Boston Marathon bombings, major airlines and several hotels have issued waivers allowing travelers to alter their plans without fees. Here's a summary.
Hungry mid-flight? Japan Airlines' Anytime You Wish service offers business-class fliers on-demand meal, drink and duty-free ordering with a few taps of a seat-side screen.
From flowers of your choice to memory foam mattress toppers, more hotels including Hyatt are personalizing rooms to meet travelers' demands. Need a yoga mat? No problem.
If you have about $1.5 million and two years of vacation time banked, there's a website that's offering what could be the most world's most expensive business trip. The "Squawk Box" crew has the details.
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.
Complimentary amenity bags packed with deluxe goodies are an increasingly important part of the travel experience, especially for business and first-class fliers. See which swag bags from premium - and economy - flights offer the best, free stuff.
Drastic airfare cuts at United in the face of new Virgin America competition is good for consumers, but the kind of thinking that's driven big carriers into bankruptcy, Virgin Group's Richard Branson told CNBC.
Top flier complaints about airline food include lack of free meals and strong smelling food brought on board by travelers, according to a survey.
Holiday Inn Express plans to bring back its popular "Stay Smart" ad campaign and add new, healthier breakfast options and upgraded bathroom amenities to lift their brand.
The annual Airline Quality Rankings by Wichita State University and Purdue University show carriers bumping more passengers from oversold flights and delivering service that often leaves customers frustrated.
Hotel chains are expanding in China as its growing middle class fuels demand for domestic travel and lodging. But is the sector too hot?
American is raising airport lounge prices as more carriers revamp lounges to meet fliers' demands.
Hoping to attract coveted elite frequent fliers from other airlines, Virgin America has extended its status match program.
Frits Van Paasschen, President & CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide discusses hotel expansion in China, the Middle East and Emerging Markets.
Airfares will still be advertised inclusive of mandatory taxes and fees, after the Supreme Court refused a challenge by three airlines. But optional add-on services often leave fliers unable to compare the total price of a ticket.
It's no joke. Samoa Air has begun using weight-based airfare pricing on all its flights, the first airline to implement such a policy.
Many carriers are participating in April Fools' pranks, some with a dose of reality. Glass-bottomed jet, anyone?
United passengers can now use expedited security at Austin and Cleveland airports. Expect more airlines to sign up for expedited screening.
A judge approved AMR's plan to merge with US Airways, a step toward creating the world's largest airline.
Delta Air Lines will soon begin offering a new upgrade option to select fliers, a seat on a private jet.
Herve Humler, Ritz-Carlton COO, discusses Ritz-Carlton topping JD Power guest satisfaction list, and weighs in on the building boom in luxury hotels. Humler also comments on the pulse of luxury spending in China.
Edie Rodriguez, CEO of Crystal Cruises, discusses the demand for luxury cruises and which nationalities are getting on board.
By 2024, national health expenditures are forecast to be $5.43 trillion annually, according to a new estimate.
With the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank to be decided in Congress, debate heats up over its necessity.
The NFL said Tuesday that it has upheld its four-game suspension of New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady.