TUI Travel Enjoys Increase in Demand During Summer

Posted on: September 28th, 2012 Posted by Abi Bray

Summer is usually a great time for the travel industry. However, with the way the economy has been, some questioned whether this summer was going to be all that great or not. Although it may not have been a great summer for all travel companies, TUI Travel didn’t have a bad go of things. In [...]

United States Airlines Making Bank with Bag Fees

Posted on: September 27th, 2012 Posted by Robert Jones

Everyone knows that airlines make a lot of money off their bag fees. However, what a lot of people do not know is just how much airlines make off these fees. In the United States, airlines were able to bring in more than $1.7 billion in bag fees during just the first half of the [...]

Received an airline e-ticket lately? Well, better stay clear of it. According to internet protection company Websense, they have recently stumbled across a new threat involving fake e-tickets. The company went on to say that their Threat Seeker Network has come across users receiving a number of fake airline e-tickets in their email. These emails [...]

Japan Airlines Shares Slip As it Cuts Flights to China

Posted on: September 25th, 2012 Posted by Dave Bond

According to new reports, Japan Airlines has just recently seen its shares fall by 4 percent in Tokyo. This drop in price comes just a few days after the airline actually re-listed its shares in the second biggest initial public offering of the year. So this just leaves one question: Why did their shares fall [...]

Jobless Man Posing as a Pilot Flies Across Europe

Posted on: September 24th, 2012 Posted by Sharon Miller

When flying with an airline, people always want to assume that their pilots can, well, actually fly a plane. Thus, when police in Italy arrested a jobless man for posing as a pilot, there were a few people shaken up by the news. Regardless of how people feel about it, this man was able to [...]

Bidefore Tantons Hotel Set on Fire, Owners Get Fined

Posted on: September 21st, 2012 Posted by Stewart Perry

According to reports, the owners of the Bidefore Tantons Hotel in north Devon have recently admitted to breaching both health and safety laws. Now, not only have the owners lost their hotel, but they are also being fined £40,000 and told to pay £10,000 in costs. Apparently, more than 50 guests had to flee from [...]