| May 13, 2014
| 8:15 AM
This is how the 1% lives. Etihad Airways and Air France recently rolled out lavish on-board suites designed to lure high-rollers on long-haul flights who want to maximize comfort when they're in the air.
Etihad, the airline of the United Arab Emirates,...
| May 11, 2014
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO SRINAGAR, KASHMIR
From LAX, British, Turkish, United, Air France, Virgin Atlantic, Air New Zealand, KLM and Lufthansa offer connecting service (change of planes) to Srinagar. Restricted round-trip airfares from $1,718 to $2,...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Private companies specializing in deep ocean search will be hired to continue the quest to find Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australia’s prime minister said Monday, and the cost could run more than $55 million and take six to eight months.
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:16 PM
BEIJING — An Australian ship hunting for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has picked up two more transmissions similar to those of the jet's "black boxes," and the coordinator of the search said Wednesday the "pings" were helping to narrow the...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Vincent Bevins wrote that, "São Paulo was built by immigrants from Italy, Japan, Portugal and Lebanon, among others..." ["Culture by Day, Partying by Night," March 30]. That is quite an interesting tidbit about the place that received the majority of...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:32 PM
BEIJING — Investigators looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have put away their towed pinger locator and are about to call off searches for surface debris. Now, it's all up to a little yellow robotic submarine to find the missing Boeing 777...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 could take years, U.S. Navy officials suggested Sunday, as search and rescue officials raced to locate the plane's black box recorder days before its batteries are set to die.
Ten ships and as many...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:07 AM
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO TUSCANY
From LAX, Alitalia, Lufthansa, Air France, British, US Airways, United, Swiss, Delta and KLM offer connecting service (change of planes) to Rome. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $767, including all taxes and...
| Apr 1, 2014
Air France is holding $2,400 of Daniel Jean-Jacques' money for a fully refundable ticket. Why won't it surrender the money?
Q: I'm a graduate student at the University of Texas and I was recently awarded a fellowship to conduct research for two months in...
| Oct 6, 2013
THE BEST WAY TO APELDOORN, NETHERLANDS
From LAX, nonstop service to Amsterdam is offered on KLM, and connecting service (change of plane) is offered on Delta, United, Air France, British and Lufthansa. Restricted round-trip airfares range from $1,124 to...
| Dec 25, 2013
Don't think that Gina Marie Lindsey is up in an ivory control tower. This week, the executive director of Los Angeles World Airports will be joining an estimated 2.6 million passengers in the Christmas/New Year's scrum at LAX, on her own holiday travels....
| Mar 11, 2014
We've seen a flurry of airline announcements over the last few weeks. And in this industry, when one big line announces some new initiative -- especially when it's a bad idea -- the other giants are very likely to follow. Among the more important...