Spirit Airlines offers seasonal service to Ft. Lauderdale
Thomas Perumean
February 13, 2020 - 8:03 pm
Spirit Airlines launches Ft. Lauderdale flights.
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Lizzy Buczak
January 29, 2020 - 10:08 am
Airbnb wants to fund your next adventure to the Bahamas. The company has teamed up with Bahamas National Trust, a local NGO that protects 32 national parks in the country, to offer five lucky participants a once-in-a-lifetime two-month island sabbatical. According to the statement, the sabbatical...
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FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2019, file photo, an Emirates jetliner comes in for landing at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel, said Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, that it is taking special precautions to screen the droves of Chinese tourists expected for the Lunar New Year holiday after the outbreak of a pneumonia-like virus that has led to China's lockdown of the entire city of Wuhan. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell, File)
Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 10:07 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Airports around the world have begun taking precautions to deal with an anticipated influx of Chinese tourists taking Lunar New Year holidays, just as the outbreak of a pneumonia-like virus in China has prompted officials there to take drastic measures to prevent...
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January 02, 2020 - 8:54 am
It’s hard not to get excited about all the possibilities 2020 brings. It’s a new decade, a new chance to finally live that globetrotting, adventurous lifestyle you’ve always dreamed about — even if your finances still look a lot like they did in the aughts. Luckily, some 20 years into the new...
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Thomas Perumean
Thomas Perumean
December 27, 2019 - 6:15 am
The new terminal at MSY found itself flying high through the Thanksgiving holiday performing without some of the hitches that occurred in the terminal’s opening week. The long lines at TSA didn’t materialize and baggage appeared magically in short order for waiting passengers. Christmas has been...
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December 26, 2019 - 4:05 pm
If you’ve ever wondered what happens to all the items that have been confiscated by airport security, well, here’s your answer. The employees at the Vilnius Airport in Lithuania gave confiscated items a second chance at life by turning them into a crafty holiday project. They used prohibited items...
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Holiday travel predicted to hit new record
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Chris Miller
December 20, 2019 - 6:31 am
Christmas travel is up this year -- setting a record, according to AAA. That's in spite of gas prices being higher than last year. According to AAA, 115.6 million people will be taking a holiday trip. AAA spokesman Don Redman says the people who are flying will be headed to the airport this weekend...
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Park Dat: New terminal parking makes trips to the airport convenient
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Thomas Perumean
December 20, 2019 - 6:04 am
Leaving or arriving in New Orleans, every flight begins with a trip to the airport. Finding parking can be the make or break starting to a trip. At Armstrong International Airport, the conveniences they've built into the terminal extend to the parking garages as well. A trip to the airport starts...
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December 11, 2019 - 7:38 am
Smartphone apps already help you get around your hometown, find restaurants, and entertain yourself during downtime, while your kids likely already have their own favorites. So why not rely on them to help you and your offspring during the most harried time of the year? Winter holiday travel doesn’...
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Be careful out there: travel tips from the AAA
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Thomas Perumean
November 27, 2019 - 7:05 am
Across the nation, AAA forecasts over 55 million people are traveling for the holiday weekend, about a 3% increase over last year. AAA spokesperson Don Redman says in the Gulf States region, about 13 million will be traveling, with many of them opting for driving over flying. “The car is still the...
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