Tag: Travel News

Developing Story: American Airlines Flight Attendants Burlesque Video Prompts An Outcry (Reblog)

“A video that apparently shows four off-duty American Airlines flight attendants performing a burlesque-like routine has drawn the ire of two American unions. The airline said it had nothing to… Read more »

All the Places Giving Away Free Food This Valentine’s Day | Travel + Leisure (Reblog)

“…if you’re still looking for last-minute plans, we’ve got you covered. Plenty of restaurants (and even a meal kit service) are offering deals for the holiday, including free chocolate, dinner specials… Read more »

Travel News: Can Pilots ‘Step on the Gas’ if They’re Behind Schedule? (Reblog)

“It’s a familiar scenario for passengers: your flight is delayed by 30 minutes. Then 45 minutes. You risk missing that important meeting. It’ll be touch and go. But then, you… Read more »

Travel News: Airbnb Counters Paris’ Claims That Many Listings Are Illegal – Skift (Reblog)

“Airbnb Inc. said rules for short-term tourist rentals in Paris are excessively bureaucratic and might breach European Union standards, as the city’s authorities seek a 12.5 million-euro ($14 million) fine… Read more »

Travel News: Freshman rep Ocasio-Cortez wants high-speed rail to overtake aviation via Travel Weekly (reblog)

“The sweeping Green New Deal resolution put forward by Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Thursday has elicited concern from the Democratic head of the… Read more »

Travel News: Aventri Rolls Out Artificial Intelligence-Powered Meetings Bots: Business Travel News (Reblog)

Aventri Rolls Out Artificial Intelligence-Powered Meetings Bots “Aventri has teamed up with chatbot technologist Sciensio to introduce a meetings chatbot capability. The tech frees event organizers of fielding frequently asked… Read more »

LaGuardia Airport Flights Shutdown: is this the beginning of the end of the government shutdown?

The FAA reported today that flights have been briefly shutdown at LaGuardia Airport in NYC reportedly due to a shortage of air traffic controllers affected by the ongoing government shutdown…. Read more »