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Douglas Quinby was shocked at the price. Traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans in two weeks for work, the travel industry analyst found an airline ticket for $130 a week ago and grabbed it.

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  • FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet serviceFCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service
    U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
  • UK budget airline to test ash cloud detector
    Budget airline easyJet PLC says it has acquired a ton of ash from Icelandic volcanoes for use in an experiment to test ash detection technology. More
  • Looking for a better airline seat? There's a site for that
    If you fly, chances are you have a story to tell about an uncomfortable airline seat. Vicki Morwitz does. Hers involves a long-haul plane trip, a minuscule economy-class enclosure and a circuitous routing that deposited her at her destination feeling exhausted and irritated. More
  • FAA clears Boeing battery fix, ending 787 flight banFAA clears Boeing battery fix, ending 787 flight ban
    The Federal Aviation Administration gave formal approval on Thursday for a new lithium-ion battery system for Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner, ending a three-month ban and clearing airlines to fly the plane with passengers again. More
  • Outage grounds American Airlines flights
    American Airlines grounded flights across the country Tuesday because of an outage of its main reservations system. Thousands of passengers were stranded at airports and on airplanes. More
  • Market Competition is Good and Government Meddling is Bad - Capitalism Magazine
    Like with airfares, the Finnish cell phone service consumers are better off than their Canadian counterparts, due to freer markets and more...
    08/3/2014 - 10:37 am | View Link
  • Airline fees climb, but fares dropping for fall - Seattle Times
    Q : Is there any good news? ... Fares change all the time, minute to minute, especially now that people can put airfares on a 24-hour hold without
    08/3/2014 - 9:45 am | View Link
  • U.S. citations against airlines soar - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    Federal fines against airlines over passenger rights soar - Star-Telegram
    08/2/2014 - 3:25 pm | View Link
  • How much is a frequent flyer point worth? - Brisbane Times
    When points pile up - Sydney Morning Herald
    08/2/2014 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • 5 Ways You Can Find Cheap Holiday Flights Right Now - Business Insider
    ... out our post “What We Learned About Holiday Airfares.” There are a ... But, on balance, if your need to save money, it can be a good ...
    08/1/2014 - 8:29 am | View Link
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  • A Fiendishly Simple Solution To The Transparent Airfares Act Controversy
    It’s not as if this concept is foreign to the good ol’ U.S. of A. I recently came across this price tag in a liquor store in Washington State: And even the airlines get it. Here’s an example from JetBlue’s website. After I’d chosen my itinerary ...
    08/29/2014 - 3:47 am | View Link
  • Goodbye, cheap airfares: What the Qantas loss means to you
    Mr Lucas said from his perspective the figures were “a very good turnaround story”. “It’s a horrible, horrible result in the headline figures but from where we sit they’re clearing the decks and trying to get rid of legacy issues as fast as they ...
    08/28/2014 - 4:00 am | View Link
  • Transparent Airfares Act is good legislation
    A recent commentary by Kevin Mitchell of the Business Travel Coalition and Charlie Leocha of Travelers United (“Keep Airfares Truly Transparent,” Aug. 7 Perspectives) unfortunately misses the mark on an issue that’s very important to airline ...
    08/19/2014 - 8:38 am | View Link
  • Sometimes Those $59 Airfares Really Are Too Good to Be True
    Whenever you see an airline advertise a $59 cross-country fare, you may want to call federal regulators and hold onto your wallet—there might be no such seat available at that price. The latest case occurred in October, when Southwest aired television ...
    05/30/2014 - 3:12 pm | View Link
  • Plane smart: How to find the best airfares during busy summer travel season
    SEASONED travelers know that airfare ... can’t score a good price on a ticket — if you know when, and where, to look. Here are six ways to score a deal. 1. Check fares early and often. On average, the fare difference between the best day to buy your ...
    07/29/2013 - 2:09 am | View Link
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    Airfare deals, cheap flights, & money-saving tips from our airfare experts. Track airfare prices with our fare watcher alerts!
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    Cheap Flights, Travel Deals, Cheap Tickets, Airline Tickets and Discount Airfares. On FareCompare, you'll find cheap flights for domestic and international travel ...
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