Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

Category: Travel

Airlines are gearing up for a busier — and costlier — holiday season as fuel prices rise

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 (LN2318) on final-approach after a pre-delivery test flight at dusk. aviation-images.com | Universal Images Group via Getty Images Demand for air travel is on the rise ahead of the...

India allows quarantine-free travel for tourists from 99 countries

File photo of Indira Gandhi International Airport, one of the busiest in the world, in New Delhi, India, on November 2, 2016. Nicolas Economou | NurPhoto | Getty Images After shutting its borders to...

Dubai Air Show 2021: Here’s what to expect

Karim Sahib | AFP | Getty Images DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai’s last international air show, in November of 2019, feels like another era. Just a few months before the Covid-19 pandemic turned...

Malaysia minister on travel with Singapore, reopening to tourists

Malaysia aims to reopen to international tourists in November, and travelers from neighboring Singapore could be among the first to be allowed into the country, the Malaysian tourism minister told CNBC. The minister, Nancy...

American Airlines (AAL) posts profit for 3Q21 thanks to federal aid

American Airlines on Thursday reported a $169 million profit for the third quarter thanks to more than $990 million in federal payroll support. Revenue for the quarter totaled $8.97 billion down about 25% from...

American, Southwest CEOs vow not to fire workers over federal vaccine mandate

Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO Gary Kelly (R) speaks alongside American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker (L) following a meeting with other airline executives at the White House about extending economic assistance to...

Southwest Airlines trims flights again to manage staffing crunch

Southwest Airlines said mass flight cancellations and delays that disrupted travel for tens of thousands of customers earlier this month cost it $75 million and that it plans to further trim its schedule. The...

The cost to buy a yacht vs. an apartment on a superyacht like Somnio

Travelers who fantasize about owning a superyacht may be able to turn their dreams into reality — at a much lower price. Residential yachts, as they are called, are essentially apartment buildings at sea....

Australia says it’s in ‘final stages’ of opening borders to Singapore

Visitors walk through a terminal of Singapore Changi Airport on Dec. 7, 2020. Roslan Rahman | AFP | Getty Images Visa holders from Singapore could soon be allowed to enter Australia as the country...

CDC extends Covid restrictions for cruise ship industry into January

People come out to watch the new Carnival Cruise Line ship Mardi Gras as it departs on its maiden voyage, a seven-day cruise to the Caribbean from Port Canaveral, Florida on July 31, 2021....