TRAVEL BLOG

July 8, 2017

BREAKING: Delta Flight Attendant Reportedly Arrested After Working Paris – Detroit Flight Today

A second hand report relays that two officers boarded the flight and instructed a flight attendant to have everyone remain seated. Officers then, apparently, instructed a […]
July 8, 2017

Explosion at Security Checkpoint When Passenger Threw Battery to Protest Electronics Ban

Thank goodness the U.S. has backtracked on the electronics ban. As a lithium ion battery fire on a JetBlue flight in May reminds us, lithium ion […]
July 7, 2017

Why Delta’s Record Stock Price is a Problem for the Airline

Either Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar are a threat to Delta’s business or they aren’t. If it’s even close to the existential threat that Delta executives claim, […]
July 7, 2017

Delta Adds New Restriction to Booking Awards From Africa, Russia, and China

Frequent flyer programs face significant fraud. A hacker takes control of an account, redeems all the points for gift cards, and uses the gift cards for […]
July 7, 2017

MARKETING FAIL: American Airlines Isn’t Using Their Big Data Effectively

From a marketer’s standpoint the great thing about electronic communications — and data — is that your messages can be mass-customized so that they are directly […]
July 7, 2017

American’s First Plane With Fast Satellite Internet is Now in Service

A legacy US Airways Airbus A320, retrofit with Gogo’s 2Ku satellite internet technology, is now in service. The registration on this plane is N102UW and you […]