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Let It Snow! Winter Storm Benji Brings Snow Even To FL!

Weather.com reports that Winter Storm Benji has dumped snow as far south as Pensacola, Florida! If you have travel booked, check out Overview of Airline Waivers for Northeast Winter Weather. Let It Snow! Winter Storm Benji Brings Snow Even To FL! Story Highlights Winter Storm Benji’s snow will turn its focus to the East Saturday and…

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Airport Computer Check-in Systems Crash

Some passengers traveling today had trouble checking into their flights due to an “IT glitch” with software used by 125 airlines from 10.30am. This caused delays at “at airports including Heathrow and Gatwick.” You can read more as reported by The Telegraph. Airport Computer Check-in Systems Crash Air passengers have been suffering major disruption at airports…

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Air Berlin Ceases Long-Haul Flights 10/15

This announcement may not come as much of a surprise since Air Berlin has been having financial difficulty for a while now. Per this announcement (which doesn’t really give customers that much notice) long-haul flight operations will cease by October 15th. See the announcement for more information.  Air Berlin Ceases Long-Haul Flights 10/15 airberlin will need…

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Say What?! These 9 States To Require A Passport For Domestic Travel

Better get those passports renewed or sign up for Global Entry! In surprising news, in 2018, 9 U.S. states that will require passports (or another acceptable form of ID) for their residents to board an airplane, even if they are flying domestic! Say What?! These 9 States To Require A Passport For Domestic Travel WASHINGTON – The…

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Crazy! Air France 777 Flies Close To N. Korea Missile Test

Per ABC News, Air France flight 293 was possibly in danger when it was traveling from Tokyo to Paris. Apparently, the plane flew past the location where North Korea tested it’s most recent missile less then 10 minutes later. Scary!  Crazy! Air France 777 Flies Close To N. Korea Missile Test A commercial airliner flew…

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A New Reason To Get TSA Pre-Check

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that they will start requiring passengers to remove and place all electronics larger than a cell phone from your bag and have it screened in standard lanes. Think cameras, iPads, tablets, noise-cancelling headphones, kids video games and more! “TSA plans to expand these measures to all U.S. airports during the…

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More Hotels Testing Virtual Personal Assistants

How do you feel about Amazon’s Alexa? Do you have one at home and miss Alexa when you are on the road at your hotel? According to Fortune.com, Best Western is the latest hotel to test the use of Amazon’s Alexa virtual personal assistant. Marriott and Wynn Resorts are also testing Amazon’s device. More Hotels Testing Virtual Personal Assistants Alexa…

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