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British Air Lost Luggage Lawsuit

A Seattle based law firm, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, has filed a class action lawsuit against British Air alleging the airline was acting recklessly when they lost more than one million passenger bags over the last year. This class action seeks to represent American international British Air travelers who had luggage lost or damaged or delayed between September 5, 2005 […]

Starwood “Moments” Auctions

Starwood Preferred Guest, the hotel loyalty program for Starwood Hotels, including Sheraton, Four Points, Meridian, Loft, St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W Hotels and Westin, is offering its members the ability to auction hotel points for once-in-a-lifetime experiences. If you’re an uber business traveler who has more miles than you know what to do with, then you can probably afford […]

Marquis Jet Private Jet Card

Marquis Jet is a company who offers a deal for those of you who are ecologically irresponsible enough to be interested in private jet travel (shame on you). Marquis Jet is doing business with NetJets to offer customers a card that gives them access to the NetJet fleet, provided they purchase 25 hours of occupied flight time. According to the […]

United Airlines Inagural Lie Flat Flight

Yesterday United Airlines became the first U.S. based airline to introduce the new 180% lie flat seats in first class, which have been all the rage in airline travel this year. The flight made its way from Washington Dulles to Frankfurt, Germany. And sleeping the way human beings were intended isn’t the only treat business class customers received on the […] NFL Packages, the online travel booking service, has partnered with the National Football League making Expedia the Official Travel Sponsor of the NFL. What does that mean to you, the business traveler? Lots. With this agreement, Expedia will now offer travel planning and booking resources for NFL games around the country. If you like a little football action with your business […] Split Screen Internet Searches is a company that offers a service that can be a big help with everything from research to travel planning. SearchBoth provides technology that allows internet users to search two sites, such as Google and Yahoo, at the same time. Included in the site’s reporitoir are 9 search engines, including Google, MSN, Ask, DogPile, MetaCrawler, Alta Vista, Look Smart, […]

Airport Security Study 2007

After a recent experiment, in which federal investigators successfully smuggled bomb components in to 19 U.S. airports, the investigators are recommending increased airport security. As a frequent flyer, this information scares the crap out of me. What’s even scarier is that air safety officials disagree with increased security because “American passengers dislike intrusive pat-downs.” Who cares what passengers like if […]