Winging It Archive: January, 2012

Is Delta interested in buying American?

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According to Wall Street Journal, as reported by the AP, Delta is exploring an acquisition of American as it operates in Chapter 11 bankruptcy... Read more

Google Flight Search's little (or is it big?) problem

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Frequent Travel section contributor Chris Elliott has done a Travel Troubleshooter column on Google Flight Search, a new competitor in the... Read more

Airlines must now give more info on full cost of flights

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The airlines are still howling about it but they now are required by new DOT regulations to let customers know the full cost of a ticket, all... Read more

US Airways publicly opposes PHL runway expansion

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Inquirer airport and airline beat reporter Linda Loyd has an excellent and lengthy story today on a very rare occurrence at PHL: The city and... Read more

Air mishaps at record low over last decade

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Of all the stories we might have missed over a long holiday break, this could be the most encouraging and welcome one: The last decade has... Read more

Federal rule coming to help airfare transparency

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If I'm not mistaken, I first wrote about the highly annoying practice of airlines advertising airfares that don't include all taxes and fees... Read more