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Cleaner Skies: Boeing Designs Self-Sterilizing Jet Bathrooms

By Scott Mayerowitz | Mar 8
Boeing engineers think they have a solution for smelly, grimy airplane bathrooms: Ultraviolet light.

Severe Weather Causing Travel Headaches

Dec 30
Nearly 800 flights were either delayed or cancelled Tuesday, a day after severe weather forced the cancellation of nearly 1,400 flights.

TSA Changes May Mean Travelers Can't Opt Out of Body Scans

Dec 26
AAA estimates for the first time that more than 100 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles over Christmas and New Year's.

Airport Comfort Dogs Help Ease Holiday Travel Stress

Dec 24
A team of professionally trained comfort dogs at Dulles International Airport are helping ease travelers' stresses this holiday season.

Airports Boost Security for Holidays After Paris Attacks

Nov 23
Nearly 47 million people are expected to travel for Thanksgiving.

GM Recalls SUVs, Tells Owners Not to Use Windshield Wipers

Oct 11
General Motors is telling owners of some SUVs not to use their windshield wipers because an electrical short could cause the wiper motor to catch fire.

Rampant Airport Security Failures Not a Surprise

Jun 3
Federal undercover investigators who sneaked prohibited items with alarming ease past Homeland Security Department airport screeners have also smuggled simulated bombs and weapons aboard planes during tests as far back as 2002.

Small Victories: Domestic Airfares Drop $2.01

Apr 20
After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief - $2.01 in savings to be exact.

What a Deal! European Vacations Up to 25% Cheaper Due to Exchange Rate

By Barry Hatton | Apr 16
Vacations in Europe have a new attraction: the euro's steep drop in value is making the continent much cheaper for tourists from across the world, especially the United States and China.

Airline Unions Blast Gulf Carriers

By Heather Cassell | Apr 12
Airline unions and flight attendants are making an unprecedented move toward equality in the air in the ongoing battle to level the playing field in Open Skies agreements.

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