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T-Mobile and Sprint Lower Prices, Offer Free LTE Data

T-Mobile and Sprint Lower Prices, Offer Free LTE Data

The nation’s number three and four mobile operators unveiled new pricing plans and offers that offer more data at a lower cost.
Sprint is adding a new family plan with 20 GB of shared data and four phone lines for $160.  Customers who switch from a rival, however, can get the plan for $100 per month through the end of next year and can add up to ten lines.  Sprint said it …

Cathay Pacific to Link Boston and Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific to Link Boston and Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific announced it will launch new, non-stop service between Boston and Hong Kong on May 3, 2015.  The service will operate four times a week, using Boeing 777-300ER aircraft.
During the summer, flights will depart from Boston’s Logan International Airport at 1:45 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and arrive at Hong Kong International Airport at 5:35 p.m. the following day.  From Hong Kong, flights will depart at 6:00 …

United to Enhance Domestic First-Class In-Flight Menus, Expand Offerings to Shorter Flights

United to Enhance Domestic First-Class In-Flight Menus, Expand Offerings to Shorter Flights

United Airlines announced it will introduce new in-flight menu options for first- and business-class passengers on North American flights this fall.  In addition, the airline said it begin to offer premium-cabin menu items on shorter flights beginning next year.
On September 1, United will start serving new sandwiches and wraps in first- and business-class cabins on North American flights.  New offerings will include Italian prosciutto on tomato focaccia, Thai-style chicken wrap, …

ANA Revamps Schedule and Aircraft Allocation

ANA Revamps Schedule and Aircraft Allocation

All Nippon Airways announced changes to its schedule for the second half of the fiscal year.  The airline plans to introduce new aircraft on some of its Asian routes, as well as launch new flights and increase service on several existing domestic routes.
On October 26, the carrier will begin operating all 14 of its weekly flights between Tokyo Haneda and Taipei with Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners.  Currently, the airline operates seven …

Hyatt Herald Square New York to Open in Manhattan

Hyatt Herald Square New York to Open in Manhattan

Hyatt announced it will open a new property in Midtown Manhattan this October.  The Hyatt Herald Square New York will be located in the Herald Square neighborhood of the city, between Fifth Avenue and Broadway.
The hotel’s lobby will have separate areas with different themes, including a lounge designed like a library, an espresso bar, a shop offering snacks, a work area with tables for writing, a dedicated concierge desk, and …

Scandinavian Launches Houston-Stavanger Route

Scandinavian Launches Houston-Stavanger Route

Scandinavian Airlines started its non-stop service between Houston, Texas and Stavanger, Norway on Wednesday.
The airline is operating the flights using Boeing 737-700 aircraft.  The plane is equipped with 44 lie-flat business-class seats arranged in a 2-2 configuration.
The flight takes approximately ten hours from Houston to Stavanger, the oil capital of Norway.
The service operates six days a week. Flights depart from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport at 9:35 p.m. every day …

JAL Anounces Changes to Fall Domestic Schedule

JAL Anounces Changes to Fall Domestic Schedule

Japan Airlines announced it will make multiple changes to the frequency on various domestic routes beginning this October.  The carrier will increase its service from Tokyo Haneda to both Izumo and Kumamoto, as well as decrease its service from Fukuoka to various destinations.
On October 26, the carrier will increase its service between Haneda and Izumo from five to six daily flights.  Also on that date, the airline will add one …