Published: Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:09:35 +0000
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWith the holidays fast approaching, check out this list of 15 bargain travel gifts you can buy for friends and family that cost under $10.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZYou need to speak to a human being at an airline because a website's FAQs just aren't cutting it. Check out this list of phone contacts to reach the carrier you need to contact, grouped by regions of the world.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZYou can never have too many travel accessories, so consider adding these 10 items in your carry-on bag or suitcase for your next trip.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to see a list of the top 10 safest - and five least safe -- commercial aircraft currently flying according to aviation safety groups.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZTwo European flag carriers are hoping that their special promotional offers will tempt U.S. travelers to visit their countries in 2017.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWant to know the list of the world's safest airlines? Click here to see the top 10, as determined by the Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHave questions about wheelchairs and carts at the airport? We answer them and offer links to airlines' specific web pages with more information.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZLearn how to handle online flight check-in at 13 global airlines to save time and avoid waiting in lines at the airport.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThe top 15 airlines in North America based on passengers served in 2014, from the travel expert at About.com.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirline bereavement fares are mostly gone, but there are still alternatives that can help manage those high, last minute costs.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZMake 2016 your best air travel year ever by breaking these eight bad habits using advice and tips by About.com's top Travel Experts.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZRead about the minimum layover times required to catch connecting flights and how you can avoid missing that next connection.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhat can you expect when the weather could affect your travel? Read here for general guidelines on airlines' flight cancellation policies.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhen you have to fly for a family funeral or see a terminally ill relative, you may need a bereavement fare. See which U.S. airlines offer them.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZNeed information about Delta Air Lines? Click here for details on areas including seat maps, phone numbers, and other essential flying information.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZCheck out these 10 tips that can help even the most unseasoned traveler make their airline flight connections quickly, smoothly and without trouble.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhat global carrier won the top spot in AirlineRatings.com 2017 airline awards? Which ones won in categories including best first and economy class?
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZEnjoying the extra legroom associated with airplane emergency exit rows comes with responsibilities. Here's what you need to know.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to see how we bust 10 myths about airfares and airline tickets. We cover everything from airline ticket name changes to paying for upgrades.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZPart of air travel with infants and toddlers will probably involve bringing a stroller. Here are six tips for traveling with children and strollers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZA list of the main types of published airfares.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZGoing to Europe this fall or winter? Consider flying on Tap Portugal, which not only has airfare deals but offers free stopovers in Lisbon and Porto.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZStuck for gift ideas? Airlines around the world offer gift certificates and vouchers that can be ordered online or over the phone.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe list 15 online resources, booking engines and apps travelers can use search for cheap airline tickets and last-minute flight deals.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZTraveling with a baby or toddler? Click here for my tips on how to survive the air travel process, from booking the ticket to boarding the flight.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZSan Francisco International Airport turned to flight attendants when it created a video to highlight the best to see and do in the city by the Bay.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhich airlines are the safest in 2016? AirlineRatings.com has chosen the top 20 carriers, led by Australian flag carrier Qantas.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to learn the ins and outs of Delta Air Lines' SkyMiles frequent flyer program, earning and using miles, attaining elite status and getting upgrades.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirlines have different policies on how they handle pregnant women on flights. Click here to see the rules on 20 global carriers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAdvice and tips for traveling with a wheelchair, walker or cane, and passengers with mobility restrictions.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThe top 10 U.S. airlines have different policies on how they accommodate overweight passengers. Click here to see what you can expect on your next flight.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to see the baggage fee policies, as they apply, for low-cost airlines, including what is free for travelers and what fees must be paid.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe separate fact from fiction when it comes to how the airlines handle checked and carry-on luggage.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhat to expect if an airline strikes - airline policies and how to protect yourself if an airline strike is looming or occurring.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZA reader asks about others using their frequent flyer miles to give him airline tickets.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZYour Air Travel Expert has curated this large list of travel gift ideas at different price points, covering everything from luggage to electronics.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZYou want to travel as stress-free and as lightly as possible. These nine items were designed to help.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThe rules and fees for carry-on and checked luggage and sports equipment for airlines is different. See what they are for 10 international airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirport minimum connection times for airports around the world are covered - in this feature it's Amsterdam, Atlanta, Bangkok, Barcelona, Boston, Chicago, and Dallas airports that are covered.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZSkytrax names the top 10 winners of the 2016 World Airline Awards, along with winners by region, by class, by staff and by service.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to learn what you need to know about American Airlines check-in policies for strollers, car seats, mobility devices and sports equipment.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for website links, phone numbers and information to more than 20 airlines based in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirlines have myriad policies for transporting pets, both carry-on and checked. Click here to see the rules on the top seven U.S. carriers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhen booking a ticket there are letters that are assigned to different fares. Here's an explanation of what each letter means.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZMany airlines have grown wise to the potential in weddings - from offering group discounts to registries online. Air travel and weddings are increasingly going hand in hand as airlines offer more to this market.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to read how seven major U.S. airlines handle children who travel as unaccompanied minors, covering everything from eligible ages to fees.
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2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe offer travelers links and information to everything they need to know about American Airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZIf you travel regularly, consider an airline-affiliated card. Click here for the benefits offered by 10 U.S. carriers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirline gift cards, frequent flyer miles and lounge passes make great gifts for the travelers in your life. Click here to see your options to buy them.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWith the holidays fast approaching, air travel will become more hectic. Click here for 10 tips that can help passengers survive the process.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirports are stressful for adults; and can double that factor for children. Click here to see kid-friendly play areas and activites offered at 10 U.S. airports.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for information on the one world alliance, made up of 15 global airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to download airline apps that provide mobile boarding passes for seven U.S. carriers so you never have to print out a paper pass again.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThe International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) helps keep the aviation airwaves clear by requiring use of a phonetic alphabet. Click here to learn it.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZTravel is tough enough. Why not try out these seven apps that follow flights, handle offline chats, find the perfect cup of coffee and track luggage.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe offer travelers links and information on everything they need to know about Brazil's TAM Airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZScared of long Transportation Security Administration security lines? Check out the latest news, and use my seven tips to help cut the wait.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for the non-aviation geek history of French aircraft manufacturer Airbus Industrie and its family of large jet aircraft.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZCheck out five airline seat map websites that help travelers choose the best places to sit on the aircraft of the world's carriers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZSee a list of items allowed in carry-on bags by the Transportation Security Administration, along with the policies onboard 10. global airlines
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZYou've got air travel questions? About.com's Air Travel Expert, Benet Wilson, offers answers to 10 of your most pressing concerns.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZInfant ticketing policies vary between airlines, but click here to read a list of common rules, along with those that offer fares for babies.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHow much is that fee on your airline? Click here to see a complete list of what the top U.S. carriers are charging.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirline upgrades are much harder to get these days, but not impossible. Here are 10 tips that can get you that seat in a premium cabin.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhat are your chances of surviving an airplane crash over water? Ditching, the term for an emergency landing over water where a pilot intentionally grounds the aircraft in water, virtually always has survivors.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZBought an airplane seat for your infant or toddler? Check out the car seat policies at the top 10 U.S. airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZBecause Rule 240 is interpreted differently by each airline that has one, it is best to check the policy of the airline that you'll be traveling on.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZUse FLYZED, the interline listing site for airline employees, to figure out standby ticket availability and Zed rates.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZRead about Delta Air Lines, a carrier that can trace its history back to the early days of commercial aviation as a crop-dusting operation.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe offer travelers links and information to everything they need to know about British Airways.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for information on the frequent flyer programs of the world's top major airline brands.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHere's a guide to 10 U.S. airports in the Midwest. States covered include Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZBear in mind that you are never required to volunteer to be bumped off of a flight. So if you don't want to be bumped, some advice...
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for a list of 12 tips passengers can take when their flight is delayed or cancelled by an airline.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWe offer travelers links and information to everything they need to know about Delta Air Lines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZCheck out the what airlines are doing with their smartphone and mobile apps that will help ease the travel process for travelers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThere are plenty of travel-related gifts available for giving. Click here to see my list of 10 great ones, all under $50.00.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZA published fare is one that is available for purchase by anyone. An unpublished fare works a bit differently.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHere's a guide to the busiest airports in the world, with facts, details and information you need to know about Los Angeles International Airport.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAre you confused about air travel policies? Click here to see 10 airline and airport travel myths busted once and for all.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZIt doesn't happen often, but several times a year, someone dies while onboard an airline flight. Read how flight crews handle it when it happens.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZWhen is the best time to buy an airplane ticket? These websites and apps offer predictions and fare alerts that ensure travelers get the lowest fare.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAirport vending machines sell everything from electronics to health care items. Click here to see other things travelers can buy before taking off or landing.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHave you volunteered to be bumped off an airline flight - or did a carrier boot you off? Click here to see what your rights are and how to avoid it.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZHere's a guide to the busiest airports in the world, with facts, details and information you need to know about San Francisco International Airport.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZAn airline luggage expert from SITA explains why the number of bags mishandled by the world's carriers have reached an all-time low.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to see the hacks I found on my Pinterest board to find and buy the cheapest airline fares.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for news about the Star Alliance's newest partner and other changes in the original global airline alliance.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZSkyTrax has unveiled the winners in its World Airline Awards, including Airline of the Year for 2015. Click here to see a list of the best of the best.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZDid the airlines lose your luggage? Click here to read how to avoid it, how to recover lost bags and what your rights are if it is lost forever.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZLooking for great travel gifts that cost less than $25? Click here for my 25 picks, including airline gift cards, neck pillows and passport covers.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZThese seven websites offer discount flights for travelers to top destinations around the globe.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZTreat the travelers in your life with these 15 holiday gifts under $50, including organizers, warm shawls, luggage and storage cases.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZLooking for great travel items for you or friends and family at budget prices? Consider these 15 travel gift ideas from T.J. Maxx and Marshalls.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here to see seven airports that are alternatives to the usual international gateways for those traveling into and outside of the United States.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for tips and options for checking in for your next flight -- via its website, a smartphone or by telephone -- on Southwest Airlines.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZClick here for tasty easy snacks you can prepare from recipes on Pinterest to take on your next flight.
2016-12-05T11:09:35ZTen more About.com Travel Experts offer flyers their best tips for navigating on the ground and in the air.