Business Traveller

Airfares rising in the United States

The unstable economy of the US has made the airlines rise their flight rates, for the ninth time this year. US Airways increased up to US$5 the fees of short trips, bought at the moment, such as walk-up purchases. This rise was also applied by United Airlines, Delta Airlines and Southwest Airlines. In the case of US Airways, is sure …

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Long distance flights with beds

    Full flat beds are revolutionizing Delta Airlines’ long distance flights with the addition of them to the Business Elite sections on its 747-400 aircrafts. These new acquisition are 20 percent larger than the current seats. They also include technology such as a power outlet, USB port, LED reading lamp & a video monitor showing 300 films, 88 hours …

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Delta Airlines suspends Atlanta-Shanghai service

  Delta Airlines decided tu cut the route between Atlanta and Shanghai due to the flagging demand and the high fuel prices on January 18. The service, which began in 2008, had been suspended before and brought up this June, but the poor performance “didn’t justify continuing it” said Trebor Bantetter, Delta’s spokesman. Business travellers  lamented the lost of the …

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