| May 14, 2014
| 10:15 AM
A couple who stole stranded luggage from passengers diverted away from San Francisco International Airport last year because of the Asiana Airlines crash have been sentenced to jail.
Sean Sharif Crudup, 44, and Raychas Elizabeth Thomas, 32 -- both...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The TSA bench, a ubiquitous piece of metal airport furniture designed to make sitting intolerable for any longer than it takes to tie your shoes, is gone from one security checkpoint in the United Airlines terminal at O'Hare International Airport.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:06 AM
If you're thinking of renting a house when you attend the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival next month, be prepared to pay a hefty rate.
Vacation properties in the area around the festival are renting for an average of $650 a night, 260% more...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Next time you board a commercial flight, don't expect to find an empty seat next to you.
The nation's airlines filled an average of 83.1% of the seats on flights in 2013, a record, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
A flight attendant remained hospitalized Tuesday after a United Airlines flight experienced turbulence so severe that passengers, including a baby, were tossed about the cabin.
Flight 1676 from Denver dropped suddenly and "hard" as it began its...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:07 PM
If you pay for wireless Internet access on a United Airlines flight, you are owed a refund if the service doesn't work.
But internal records obtained by a longtime United critic shows United flight attendants are instructed not to make an announcement...
| Apr 29, 2014
When Patricia McConkey's sister ends up in the intensive care unit, she has to cancel her cruise. Royal Caribbean offers a full refund, but her airline pockets all of her money. Can it do that?
Q: My husband and I booked a Royal Caribbean cruise for last...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Starting next month, United Airlines will let users watch hundreds of movies and TV shows free on their laptops and Apple iOS mobile devices.
The airline said customers with compatible devices will be able to watch more than 150 movies and nearly 200 TV...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:03 AM
United Airlines, the nation’s third largest carrier, has begun a crackdown on passengers who drag oversized bags into the cabin.
And the airline is doing this to win points with passengers.
After all, the Chicago-based carrier was recently...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The new head of Homeland Security played down a recent warning that terrorists might try to sneak explosives onto commercial planes in passenger shoes, saying the threat has been around "for years."
In a press conference at Los Angeles International...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Members of selected loyalty programs at Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways will receive free entry to JetBlue's premium TrueBlue Mosaic club for the rest of 2014 just by signing up....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Travelers protested when airlines began charging bag fees in 2008, saying the extra charge was a blatant money grab.
But a new study concludes that the nation's airlines quietly lowered airfares slightly to make the bag fees more palatable to those...