| Mar 30, 2012
| 9:25 PM
Longer and more comfortable, and able to make flights to the Caribbean, Mexico and Hawaii, the first of Southwest Airlines' new Boeing 737-800 jets is set to arrive in Baltimore next week.
The new cabins are the company's first redesign in a decade, with...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:37 AM
JetBlue is offering a one-day airfare sale good for travel booked by 11:59 p.m. tonight.
The airline's flash sale includes discounts on just about every route it flies and comes in the wake of last week's in-flight meltdown by one of its pilots.
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Although the holidays are over, several events that took place close to Christmas certainly warrant mentioning.
First, kudos to the staff at Bob Davidson Ford Lincoln on Joppa Road, who hosted two different toy drives to benefit area children.
| May 19, 2012
| 3:00 AM
If all goes as planned, sometime this morning a spacecraft will blast off from its launchpad in Cape Canaveral, Fla., and ride a fiery plume of contrails upward through the pre-dawn darkness to begin a two-week journey to the International Space Station...
| May 27, 2012
Money may be tight, but not enough for most of us to forgo a summer vacation.
A recent survey by travel site Orbitz.com found that nearly eight of 10 respondents will be taking a vacation this summer. Some plan to spend more than last year, but nearly...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Just days after Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport learned it would lose three daily Southwest flights early next year, it rolled out the welcome mat for three new daily flights by Spirit Airlines.
The first flight arrived...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:25 PM
For the second time in 24 hours, an airline has announced its arrival at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Tuesday that it will start twice-daily nonstop service Sept. 6 from BWI to...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Ravens fans are practically packed and ready to go to Foxborough.
A spokesperson from StubHub.com told TicketNews that the site has had more buyers from Maryland (29 percent) than from Massachussetts (26 percent) for Sunday's AFC Championship game...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:52 PM
If you're booking a flight today, airfares may appear higher than yesterday but they're really not.
That's because the Department of Transportation's new rules on advertised airfares goes into effect today. The new rules require that airlines published...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 12:09 PM
If you were hoping to escape the misery of Sandy's looming impact on the Mid-Atlantic, it's too late. Major air, rail and bus carriers have canceled most trips into Tuesday.
Delta Airlines offered the last scheduled flights out of town Monday morning...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Abbey Victor Kovens, a Baltimore travel agent who during the 1970s circled the world in record time, earning him a mention in the Guinness Book of World Records, died Wednesday of complications from heart disease at his Owings Mills home.
He was 67.
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:35 PM
For the second year in a row, passenger traffic set records at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, with 22.39 million ticket holders passing through the gates in 2011.
The 2.1 percent increase came as airport officials...