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  • The cheapest days to plan flights for winter, spring, summer and fall!

    You can save lots by keeping this in mind: Summer isn’t the only season for travel. (iStock) If you do nothing else when planning your vacation, please compare airfares instead of going to one or two airline sites; it’s the easiest and most reliable way to save on tickets. But you can...
  • FedEx’s first black female pilot reflects on her journey

    In 1992, a 20-year-old African-American woman stepped into an airplane’s cockpit for the first time. Recently, she recalled the day as “exhilarating.” Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News App Tahirah Lamont Brown said after that flight, she felt the “world had no limits.” Twenty...
  • Man says GT coach knew he bought flights, meals, clothes for players

    ATLANTA – A man who says he used to be close friends with Georgia Tech head basketball coach Josh Pastner is accusing him of knowingly approving the NCAA violations the school self-reported last week. On Thursday, Georgia Tech announced that it self-reported the violations to the NCAA and suspended...
  • For the Cheapest Holiday Flights: BUY Now!!

    Rick Seaney is the CEO of FareCompare, a website that curates the best deals on flights from around the world. Any opinions expressed in this column are solely those of the author. Thanksgiving is on the early side this year — Nov. 23 — but it may seem light...
  • Breaking News: Delta cancels 800 flights as Irma nears Atlanta

    Delta Air Lines has canceled 800 flights as Irma, now a tropical storm, nears Atlanta. Atlanta-based Delta said the expected north-south winds of 40 mph or greater will run perpendicular to the five parallel runways at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, which can potentially threaten the safety of landings. Planes are...
  • US airlines scrambling to evacuate residents ahead of Hurricane Irma

    Airlines were racing against the clock to clear as many customers as possible from the likely Florida path of Hurricane Irma. Social and political pressure mounted for carriers to play a bigger role in aiding evacuations. Airlines ramped up the number of flights available out of south Florida airports,...
  • WOW Air, known for $99 Europe fares, adds four new U.S. cities! Check It Out!

    Can St. Louis support a non-stop route to Iceland? How about Cleveland, Cincinnati and Detroit? Icelandic budget carrier WOW Air thinks so, and – with fares that begin at less than $100 one-way – it’s betting those Midwest markets will be profitable additions to its fast-growing U.S. network. WOW...
  • Would you ride on a pilotless plane ?!?

    How comfortable would you feel getting on a pilotless plane? That is the question millions of people may have to ask themselves in the future if they want to jet off on holiday around the world. As we move closer to a world of driverless cars, which have already...
  • Breaking News: Delta flight security incident leaves 3 injured! See Video!

    (CNN)A Delta Air Lines flight turned back after takeoff from Seattle to Beijing on Thursday night following a “security incident” in the first class cabin. Initial information indicated an unruly passenger attempted to enter the jet’s cockpit, according to two people briefed on the incident. But Port of Seattle...