Travel News Archive

Video: Watch the last flight of USAirways

It was the end of an era on Saturday night, as USAirways officially ended its service, with all flights now becoming American Airlines flights after the airlines’ reservation systems were consolidated. While the merger is still not 100% complete, it was a major milestone in the two airlines becoming one. The airline celebrated the final […]

SNL airs Delta Airlines sketch: Video

Last night, Amy Schumer hosted Saturday Night Live. Early in the show, she starred in a sketch with Vanessa Bayer & Taran Killam where all 3 played Delta flight attendants along with passenger Kenan Thompson. Overall, it was a pretty weak SNL episode, with this Delta sketch being right in the middle of the pack […]

Emirates releases new ad featuring Jennifer Aniston

Emirates has signed everyone’s favorite Friend Jennifer Aniston as their new celebrity endorser. Okay, so maybe she’s not necessarily everyone’s favorite, but she’s certainly top 5. Number 6 is of course Ross, and there’s no debating that. Anyway, Emirates has released their first advertisement featuring the actress. Watch the new Jennifer Aniston ad promoting their […]

American flight from Miami to Chicago diverted to Indianapolis after passenger attacks flight attendants

American Airlines Flight 1284 from Miami to Chicago was diverted to Indianapolis on Monday afternoon after a passenger allegedly attacked three flight attendants, as well as another passenger. Police told Fox59 the woman “became unruly and belligerent near the Indiana/Kentucky border. The flight crew tried to calm her down, but said she continued to be […]

Hotel parking robot smashes car while parking it

The Staycity Serviced Apartments Manchester Laystall St asks on their website, “If you intend to travel to our apartments by car, why not leave it in our secure car park located on site while you explore Manchester?” Well, Carol Riala of Preston, England can answer that question and disputes just how “secure” the car park is, […]

Man accused of urinating on fellow passengers on JetBlue flight

A JetBlue passenger was arrested on Friday after allegedly urinating on fellow passengers, seats, and luggage, on a flight to Portland, Oregon from Anchorage, Alaska. Passengers said that Jeff Rubin slept for most of the flight, but then stood up and started peeing through the crack in the seats in front of him. According to Port of Portland Police, “At […]

Key & Peele: Airplane Continental (Economy Plus)

One of the best sketch comedy shows of all-time, Key & Peele, ended its run last night on Comedy Central. The duo has made several funny sketches about travel throughout the years, so they couldn’t sign off without one last one. In this sketch, a traveler is asked to switch seats, but gets upgraded to Economy […]

Holiday Inn Express launches the Pancake Selfie Express tour

IHG and Holiday Inn Express have launched a promotional tour that sounds like a Mad Lib: the Pancake Selfie Express. The Pancake Selfie Express is a nine-city tour around the West Coast and Southwest featuring a food truck that makes pancakes that feature selfies. The promotion features Holiday Inn Express Creative Director and Breakfast Excellence Honcho Rob […]

National Car Rental announces One Two Free promo

National Car Rental has announced a potentially lucrative promo for their Emerald Club rewards program for fall & winter 2015. The promo is called One Two Free, and in short you can earn a Free Rental Day with every two qualifying rentals or each time you earn 600 total points from now through January 31, 2016. […]