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Winter Storm Snarls Traffic, Flights in Southern U.S

Winter Storm Snarls Traffic, Flights in Southern U.S

Another winter storm moved into parts of the East Coast on Wednesday, dropping snow and sleet in parts of the southern states of Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. States of emergency were declared in North Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama due to large amounts of ice in the areas, making driving conditions very dangerous.
Residents as far west as Texas have been urged throughout the day by officials to stay home …

Alaska Airlines Announces Flights to 8 Cities from Historic Paine Field Near Seattle

Alaska Airlines Announces Flights to 8 Cities from Historic Paine Field Near Seattle

Alaska Airlines announced that it would begin new service to eight destinations from Paine Field in-Snohomish County Airport in Everett, Washington this fall.
Paine Field is the site of Boeing’s Everett assembly plant that was part of the 747 program. Alaska, along with United Airlines, plans to offer scheduled service from the historic airport, which began commercial service in 1939.
The carrier, starting in September, will offer daily flights to Los Angeles, …

BMW Acquires Parkmobile, Parking App Developer

BMW Acquires Parkmobile, Parking App Developer

BMW announced the acquisition of Parkmobile, a developer of parking apps.
Parkmobile is the largest mobile parking services provider in North America according to BMW, and BMW has held a minority stake in the company for several years.
The move is part of BMW’s strategy to address mobility beyond selling cars and the automaker sees this as an opportunity to develop the Parkmobile brand around the world.
According to figures provided by BMW, …

Delta to Begin New Boston-Charleston Service, Increase Frequency to Jacksonville, Pittsburgh

Delta to Begin New Boston-Charleston Service, Increase Frequency to Jacksonville, Pittsburgh

Delta Air Lines announced on Tuesday it will begin new daily flights from Boston to Charleston, South Carolina on June 8. In addition, the carrier said that it plans to increase the frequency of service from Boston to four cities this summer.
Flights to Charleston will depart Boston at 10:40 a.m. and arrive at 1:05 p.m. Return flights are scheduled to depart at 1:35 p.m. and arrive at 3:55 p.m.
Delta will …

JFK Terminal 4 to Be Site of American Express’ Largest Centurion Lounge

JFK Terminal 4 to Be Site of American Express’ Largest Centurion Lounge

American Express said Tuesday that it plans to open a new Centurion Lounge in Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport in early 2019.
The two-level lounge will provide more than 15,000 square feet (1,394 square meters) of space when it opens.
American Express said that the lounge will have as-of-yet undisclosed “special new features” in addition to a large dining area, bar, shower suites, restrooms, and high-speed Wi-Fi.
Terminal 4 is …

Volvo XC60 Judged Safest Car You Can Buy

Volvo XC60 Judged Safest Car You Can Buy

The Volvo XC60 may very well be one of the safest cars money can buy, according to tests conducted by the European New Car Assessment Program, or Euro NCAP.
Testers found the XC60 to be the car with the best overall performance in the 2017 Euro NCAP 2017 Best in Class safety awards.
The new SUV, judged in the Large Off Road category, received five-stars on the Euro NCAP ratings and scored …

American Airlines Announces Codeshare Agreement with China Southern

American Airlines Announces Codeshare Agreement with China Southern

American Airlines and China Southern Airlines announced on Tuesday a new codeshare agreement as well as a new interline agreement.
The move follows American’s $200 million investment in China Southern, which closed in August.
American will be able to place its code on a total of nine China Southern routes from Beijing Capital International Airport, including flights to Changsa, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Harbin, Nanning, and Shezhen, while China Southern will be able to …