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Travel Tip: New Security Measures for Flights to the United States
Airlines & Airports / Travel News / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Security Measures for Flights to the United States

Do you like to travel overseas? If you have a passport, leaving the country is easy. But what many travelers don’t realize is that coming back could be more difficult… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Travel News / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Rules for Driver’s Licenses at Airports

If you’re like most U.S. travelers going through airport security, you show what you think is a government-issued ID—your driver’s license. But starting early next year, you may be in… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Travel Scams / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Watch Out For This Wheelchair Scam at Airports

It’s become one of the larger travel scams out there. It’s about requesting wheelchairs at the airport. If you have a mobility issue, you can legitimately request a wheelchair to… Read More…

Travel Tip: Watch Out For These New Airline Fees
Airlines & Airports / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Watch Out For These New Airline Fees

Welcome to the home of the brave—and the land of the fee. Just when you thought all those extra airline charges had reached a saturation point, think again. Consider this:… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Best Time to Buy a Plane Ticket
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Best Time to Buy a Plane Ticket

It’s a question I’m frequently asked: when is the best time to buy an airline ticket? Until recently, I had a good answer: Midnight on Tuesday nights. Why? Airlines often… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / The Travel Detective® Blog / Travel News

Travel Detective Blog: What the United Flight Incident Means for You

What were they thinking? The incident on the United Airlines flight from Chicago to Louisville, when a passenger was forcibly removed from the overbooked flight, went viral. It poses a… Read More…

Disruptor Airlines Create Deals on International Airfare
Airlines & Airports / CBS News / Travel Deals

Disruptor Airlines Create Deals on International Airfare

It is perhaps the biggest travel sale in years—and one that could extend through 2017. It’s happening as a result of a perfect storm of the continuing fallout from Brexit,… Read More…

Donald Trump’s Boeing 757 vs. Air Force One: What’s the Difference?
Airlines & Airports / CBS News

Donald Trump’s Boeing 757 vs. Air Force One: What’s the Difference?

When Donald Trump takes the oath of office in two days, he’ll become the first president entering the Oval Office to already have his own plane. But as of Friday,… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Travel News / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: United Airlines Introduces Basic Economy Fare

I’ve argued for years that the branding message for many airlines should be “we’re not happy until you’re not happy.” Just about every time we turn around, the airlines are… Read More…