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07.25.2016

TRAVEL NEWS RECAP WEEK OF JULY 25

Posted By AFG Team
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Southwest Airlines Resumes Normal Schedule – Southwest Airlines says its regular schedule has resumed after a technical glitch last Wednesday that interrupted flights for 4 days in a row, including 2,300 cancellations and thousands of delays. Customers with tickets to fly during the disruption can rebook at no extra cost for flights within 2 weeks […]

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07.13.2016

TRAVEL NEWS RECAP FOR WEEK OF JULY 11th

Posted By Alex Scoble
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American Airlines Offers Additional Credit Card – American Airlines struck a deal with Barclays to offer another credit card option in addition to their long-running agreement with Citi. Barclays was the credit card provider for US Airways before the merger with American in 2013. All the credit cards will be MasterCards. Citi will promote its […]

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06.16.2016

TRAVEL NEWS RECAP FOR WEEKS OF JUNE 6 & JUNE 13

Posted By AFG Team
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Select American Cities Will Offer Nonstop Flights to Cuba – Airline travel from the United States to Cuba will begin by the end of this year. After over 50 years, the Department of Transportation announced the re-launching of scheduled air service to Cuba.  Six airlines will be allowed to fly to Cuba regularly from 5 […]

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06.1.2016

TRAVEL NEWS RECAP FOR WEEK OF MAY 30

Posted By AFG Team
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In our new series of posts, we recap the latest news in the air travel industry every Thursday! For short summaries of top stories, visit our blog weekly to read these informative posts. Continue reading for this week’s news! United Airlines Now Offers More Free Food on Select Flights – Recently, United Airlines began offering […]

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05.26.2016

TRAVEL NEWS RECAP FOR WEEK OF MAY 23

Posted By AFG Team
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In our news recap series, we summarize the latest news in the air travel industry every week! On our blog every Thursday, you can read all the top stories quickly. Keep reading for this week’s news! Delta Comfort+ Now Available For Flights to Asia and Latin America – Customers can now purchase Delta Comfort+ flights […]

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