Swoop Airlines Passengers

Swoop Airlines Passengers

Swoop celebrated its one-millionth traveller on a flight from Edmonton to Hamilton earlier this week. William and Emily Burchat were surprised to be selected as the lucky recipients of a round-trip for two on Swoop and a commemorative, Swoop branded, model aircraft. The pair were travelling to Hamilton with their twin infant daughters who were meeting their grandparents for the first time. “It […]

Some Things Not to Do on a Flight

Some Things Not to Do on a Flight

In the name of safety and an enjoyable flight, there are some basic rules airplane passengers should follow. Many are told to you at some point during your journey. Some rules, however, are unspoken. Here are 8 things you should never do on a flight. Stow Luggage Anywhere Store your belongings close by instead of […]

Visiting Paradise is Affordable

Visiting Paradise is Affordable

The Big Q: Yearning to walk on dazzling white sand, glide through warm turquoise water and feel gentle ocean breezes on your face on a lush tropical island somewhere? The Big A: If yes you are not alone, especially if it is cold outside But you may be thinking that heading off to a remote […]

Taking the Drudgery Out of Getting There By Air

Taking the Drudgery Out of Getting There By Air

Flying these days has lost much of its glamour and can be a real challenge, even for seasoned travelers. What with cramped spaces, packed and oversold flights, limited amenities, extra charges for everything and often times cranky travelers. Do not be too discouraged, below are some ways that can take the drudgery out of “getting […]

These Tips Make Travel Easier

These Tips Make Travel Easier

Here are some of our best tips for a smooth traveling abroad, as follows: 1. Pack a Complete Outfit in Your Carry On If you do plan on checking your bags, be sure to pack complete outfit in your carry on in case your baggage is delayed. This way, you will have a spare set […]

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

President Trump took a jab at global warming late Monday, urging it to “come back fast” as temperatures are set to dip to way below freezing in the Midwest. “In the beautiful Midwest, windchill temperatures are reaching minus 60 degrees, the coldest ever recorded,” President Trump tweeted. “In coming days, expected to get even colder. People […]

The World’s Top Airlines

The World’s Top Airlines

For most people planning a trips after the the destination is fixed,the 1st stop is checking out those flights. They not only want the most affordable airline, they want the one that has been voted the safest, most comfortable and the one that gives passengers the overall best experience. To help you make a decision […]

Qantas To Cut Costs For Tourism

Qantas To Cut Costs For Tourism

The West Australia government says Qantas’ 12-month trial of discounted airfares for residents in six regional towns is a response to the launch of a parliamentary inquiry. The government hopes it will lead to further cheaper intrastate flights. From November, Qantas will offer a discount of between 10 per cent and 30 per cent for […]

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights OVERSEAS investors in ­Qantas Airways could soon be forced to offload some of their stock as they flirt with the ­foreign ownership ceiling at the resurgent flag carrier. In a development that threatens to reignite the ­debate over the ownership cap, the Flying Kangaroo has ­revealed foreign investors now […]

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights The Qantas group is set to boost connections to Asia, with plans to increase capacity to the high-growth market at both Australia’s flag carrier and its low-cost subsidiary. According to results for July to December 2016, Qantas Airways’ Asian routes accounted for 36% of its international flight capacity. In […]

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights Shares in Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) and Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd (ASX: VAH) have taken very different flight paths. One is soaring close to a 10-year high while the other is struggling to climb above its record lows. Increasing airline capacity and a weak economy are forcing airlines […]

Abu Dhabi’s Airport Exempt from US Laptop Ban

Abu Dhabi’s Airport Exempt from US Laptop Ban

Abu Dhabi’s Airport Exempt from US Laptop Ban Passengers flying from Abu Dhabi to the US can carry their laptops onto flights, Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan Tweeted Sunday. Etihad Airways and the Abu Dhabi International Airport have implemented the required initial enhanced security measures. PEDs restriction lifted. Kudos to @EtihadAirways for swift security changes. […]

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) HEFFX Highlights Qantas dropped from 9th to 15th in the Skytrax World’s Top Airline ranking The airline won two awards but it is the lowest ranking for Qantas since 2012 Virgin Australia climbed ahead of Qantas to 13th position in the rankings The airline won Best Airline and Best Staff awards […]

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) Offers Direct Flights To Kangaroo Island

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) Offers Direct Flights To Kangaroo Island

Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) Offers Direct Flights To Kangaroo Island QantasLink will offer direct flights to Kangaroo Island from Adelaide and Melbourne from December in a boost for the island’s tourism industry. There will be two flights a week from Melbourne but only during the height of tourist season from December 17 to January 28. […]

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights $UAL, $DAL, $AAL Given the deep mess that United Airlines (NYSE:UAL) created for itself after a passenger was dragged off a full flight last week, Delta (NYSE:DAL) said it could increase the incentives for “voluntary denied boarding.” Agents will now be allowed to offer up to $2,000 to entice […]