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United Airlines whisks children away to the “North Pole”

United Airlines whisks children away to the “North Pole”

For the 20th year, United is hosting its annual “Fantasy Flights,” which offer special holiday experiences to children with illnesses or those living in underserved communities.
Marissa Willman
Photo tour: First Class meals

Photo tour: First Class meals

From champagne and caviar to filet mignon and Moroccan lamb, it's never disappointing to dine in the coveted first class cabin.
Marissa Willman
Eva Air to offer Hello Kitty flights to LA

Eva Air to offer Hello Kitty flights to LA

It's official: The skies just got a little cuter, thanks to the new Hello Kitty B777 that will be flying into Los Angeles on Sept. 18. Take a peek inside a Hello Kitty plane.
Marissa Willman
Airlines with awesome in-flight meals

Airlines with awesome in-flight meals

Airlines are starting to call in the experts to transform their in-flight menus. Here are four airlines currently raising the culinary bar.
Claire Bullen
United’s new baggage subscription service

United’s new baggage subscription service

Tired of paying extra fees to check your bags? Then United’s new subscription program might be for you. United’s new subscription...
Marissa Willman
Buckle up! Videos of entertaining safety briefings

Buckle up! Videos of entertaining safety briefings

Here, we salute those airlines and flight crews who’ve made locating emergency exits, fastening seat belts and inflating life jackets a little more entertaining.
Brett Ackroyd
Cash in: Mistake airfares

Cash in: Mistake airfares

From time to time airlines (and their contractors) advertise airline tickets priced so low, they appear too good to be true.
Brett Ackroyd
US airline fuel efficiency

US airline fuel efficiency

Using the most up-to-date publicly available data from the Department of Transportation, we have calculated the fuel efficiency for all U.S. airlines that flew more than a billion seat miles in 2011.
Brett Ackroyd
Two airlines become one: What the American-US Airways merger means for you

Two airlines become one: What the American-US Airways merger means for you

This morning, American Airlines and US Airways announced they'll merge later this year following a standard regulatory process. Here's a preview of what travelers can expect.
Melisse Hinkle