Six Major Travel Stories from 2008

The Obama effect - The extent of Obama’s effect on the travel industry could be far-reaching.  Some areas of potential influence include stablilizing fuel prices, revisiting airport security, more ‘sane’ policies related to travel, and even easing restrictions...
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Just another reason to love WestJet

Westjet drops Fuel Surcharges In response to dropping fuel costs, WestJet has done the unthinkable and removed the the recently added fuel surcharges.  Now, that’s refreshing!  While the major US legacy carriers continue to add on fees and remove service while wallowing in self pity,...
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When “No Frills Airline” was just a joke

Rising fuel costs are forcing airlines to become more efficient, to add ‘fuel surcharges’ to their flight prices, and to get very creative in cutting costs.  This means that they are eliminating or charging for things that we have taken for granted in the past, such as snacks,...
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