Posts from May 2010

Fogged in at Philadelphia International

...and it looks like I'll miss my connection to Orange County if my Continental to flight to Newark is delayed any longer.

Right now, they're telling me that EVERY SINGL...

$200 Voucher for Lost Dog on Delta

While I'd never entrust my dog to an airline, unless I was flying with Captain Flanagan, I'd expect a little more than a voucher and a reimbursement of the cost of my pet carrie...

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My Brother's Observation from United First

My younger brother is not a frequent flyer, but I spoil him when he does fly and he usually ends up in First Class. We exchanged the following text messages today before his Uni...

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"Divorce Court" Awards Husband 257,041 Miles

Divorce Court TV judge Lynn Toler awarded 257,041 miles to a husband who successfully argued he had spent his own miles on the couple's travel and should be reimbursed. The w...

The Real Winners When Airlines Merge

Check out this NY Times discussion on who really benefits when airlines merge.

It features analysis by:

Patrick Smith, commercial airline pilot ...

More Power to the TSA?

Faisal Shahzad, the man who attempted to detonate a car bomb in Times Square earlier this week, almost made it out of the country. It wasn't until he drove to JFK, checked in, c...

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United Will Buy Continental for $3.2BN

Numerous media outlets are reporting that the UA-CO merger has been finalized.

UAL Corp, parent of United Airlines, will buy Continental Airlines Inc.&n...

Reader Input Needed: Business or First Class?

My first year of law school is over in two weeks and before my summer job starts, I want to squeeze in a UA award trip to Thailand and Japan--and perhaps even mainland China. As...

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