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What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?
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What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?

As frequent—or even infrequent—flyers, there are often things that can get on our nerves. But is there anything you flat-out HATE about airlines? This summer, Spirit Airlines conducted a survey… Read More…

Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel
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Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel

Today, I went on CBS This Morning to talk about holiday travel—and what you need to do to get the best airfare rates. Let’s start with the bad news. Airfares for holiday… Read More…

From Firefighter to Flight Attendant: JetBlue Hires First Responders
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From Firefighter to Flight Attendant: JetBlue Hires First Responders

For more than a decade, airlines have been hiring first responders to work as part of their flight crews. But one airline has been focusing on a particular group of… Read More…

What the Carnival Cruise Quarantine Means for International Travelers
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What the Carnival Cruise Quarantine Means for International Travelers

Last week, a woman who handled specimens from Thomas Eric Duncan—the first man to die of Ebola in the United States—was quarantined on board the Carnival Magic in the Caribbean. I reported for CBS… Read More…

Would A Travel Ban Contain the Spread of Ebola?
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Would A Travel Ban Contain the Spread of Ebola?

On Thursday, Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), was questioned at a Congressional hearing about screening protocols for airline passengers who are entering the… Read More…

How to Make Your Vacation Longer With Stopover Flights
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How to Make Your Vacation Longer With Stopover Flights

If you think the shortest distance between two points is a straight line, you might want to think again. I went on CBS Saturday Morning to share some little known—and… Read More…

Should Airports Screen Passengers for the Ebola Virus?
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Should Airports Screen Passengers for the Ebola Virus?

On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States. As a result, travelers worldwide are concerned about screening… Read More…

The Controversy Over Reclining Airplane Seats
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The Controversy Over Reclining Airplane Seats

Today, Peter Greenberg sat down on CBS This Morning to discuss the hot travel issue right now: air rage over seats that recline, and seats that don’t…and the overall state (and size… Read More…

How You Can Avoid Extra Charges At Hotels
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How You Can Avoid Extra Charges At Hotels

Today, Peter Greenberg sat down on CBS This Morning to discuss how many hotels are like airlines and charge guests extra fees. In 2013, hotels earned an additional $2.25 billion… Read More…

How Safe Are Small Children on Airplanes?
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How Safe Are Small Children on Airplanes?

Today, Peter Greenberg went on CBS This Morning to discuss the safety of small children on airplanes. He was joined by former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) director Deborah Hersman,… Read More…

What Happens When Flights Avoid Areas of Conflict
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What Happens When Flights Avoid Areas of Conflict

Today, Peter Greenberg went on CBS This Morning to discuss how the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 could change the future of international flights. Two days ago, the International… Read More…