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New Sixt Rent A Car Branch Opens at Tampa Airport

New Sixt Rent A Car Branch Opens at Tampa Airport

Sixt Rent a Car announced the opening of a new location at Tampa International Airport.
“Our new facility in Tampa – located inside its beautiful, new on-airport facility – affords customers easier access to Sixt than ever before,” said Daniel Florence, chief operating officer at Sixt USA.
Last year, Sixt expanded its locations at Miami International and Seattle-Tacoma International Airports, as well as opened a new branch at San Diego International Airport.
The …

Air Canada Reports Record Revenue But Lower Profit for 2017

Air Canada Reports Record Revenue But Lower Profit for 2017

Air Canada announced financial results for the year 2017.
The carrier reported a net income of $1.142 billion, down from $1.147 billion in 2016.
Operating revenue for the period was $16.252 billion, a record for the airline, up from its 2016 figure of $14.677 billion.
Air Canada saw 19.936 million RPMs, or revenue passenger miles, for 2017, up 9.9% from 17.643 billion in 2016. The carrier’s capacity for the year was 24.191 billion …

Editorial: Gold-Plated Travel Should Not Be Standard Government Issue

One government official’s penchant for flying first-class has caught the attention of the media, government watchdogs, and other politicians. Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency’s administrator, along with his aides have put forth the dubious argument that he must fly up front because he is not safe in economy. Apparently, people haven’t been very nice to him in the rear of the plane.
“Unfortunately, we’ve had some incidents” he …

Today is Washington’s Birthday and Presidents Day: Here is What’s Open and What’s Closed

Today, Monday, is Washington’s Birthday, a national holiday in the United States in honor of the country’s first president, George Washington.
Washington’s actual birthday, February 22, was first declared a federal holiday in 1879 by an act of Congress. In 1968, the Uniform Holidays Act shifted the observance date from February 22 to the third Monday in February, which also means that the holiday never falls on Washington’s actual birthday.
Many people …

Alert American Airlines Agent Saves 2 Girls from Possible Human Trafficker

Alert American Airlines Agent Saves 2 Girls from Possible Human Trafficker

An American Airlines ticketing agent at Sacramento International Airport is being credited on Friday with thwarting the plans of a man believed to be involved in human trafficking.
Denise Miracle told local television reporters in Sacramento that red flags went up when two young girls presented themselves at her counter with first-class tickets to New York. The girls, aged 15 and 17, had no identification and no adult chaperones. The …

Red Roof to Add Support for Alexa Skills

Red Roof to Add Support for Alexa Skills

Red Roof Inns announced that it plans to support Amazon Alexa skills to provide travelers with information about its properties.
Alexa Skills are voice-driven capabilities that can do everything from bringing voice control to a smart home to buying movie tickets.
“We created the Red Roof skill for Amazon Alexa to deliver important, decision-driving information directly to current and future guests,” said Kevin Scholl, director of digital marketing at Red Roof.
The hotelier …

Aeromexico to Deploy High-Speed Satellite-Based Wi-Fi on Additional Planes

Aeromexico to Deploy High-Speed Satellite-Based Wi-Fi on Additional Planes

Aeromexico announced that it plans to offer Gogo’s high-speed Internet on an additional nine Boeing 737-800NG aircraft.
The carrier will install the Internet provider’s 2Ku satellite technology on the planes, bringing Aeroemxico’s total number of planes equipped with the service to 29. The airline currently offers the connectivity on 20 of its aircraft.
The additional aircraft are expected to be outfitted with the 2Ku technology by the end of this year.
Gogo’s 2Ku …