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United Airlines Adds 18 New Routes from Denver, L.A., N.Y., San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.

United Airlines Adds 18 New Routes from Denver, L.A., N.Y., San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.

United Airlines announced the addition of 18 new routes from a list of cities that includes Cleveland, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
The Chicago-based airline inaugurated service from Denver to Brownsville, Texas; Destin/Fort Walton Beach, Florida; Pensacola; Santa Rosa, California; Sarasota; and West Palm Beach earlier in March. It also added service from Cleveland to Tampa, and from Los Angeles to Redding, California.
United said that it …

80 Million in U.S. Under Winter Alerts from Colorado to Maine

80 Million in U.S. Under Winter Alerts from Colorado to Maine

A major winter storm will hit a wide swath of the United States starting today.
Winter weather alerts stretch from Colorado to Maine.  The fast-moving storm will travel from Colorado to the East Coast in under 24 hours.  Expect snow this afternoon in places that include Indianapolis and Pittsburgh and tonight in New York City, Boston, and Portland, Maine.
Expect heavy rain in parts of the I-95 corridor including New York City …

JetBlue to Offer Hourly Service to Compete with American and Delta Shuttles from Boston to N.Y. and D.C.

JetBlue to Offer Hourly Service to Compete with American and Delta Shuttles from Boston to N.Y. and D.C.

JetBlue Airways announced it would offer hourly flights to and from both New York City and Washington, D.C. to Boston. The airline also said it plans to increase the frequency of multiple flights out of Boston.
The New York-based airline will adjust its schedule to offer what it called “near-hourly” service linking Boston Logan International Airport with one of New York City’s three airports, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, or Newark …

Hilton to Expand Tapestry Collection Portfolio in 2019

Hilton to Expand Tapestry Collection Portfolio in 2019

Hilton announced plans for multiple new hotels that will be part of its Tapestry Collection brand.
The Tapestry Collection launched in 2017. Hilton said it created the new brand for travelers who want an “independent hotel experience” while having “the consistency and reassurance they expect from Hilton.”
New properties that will open in 2019 include the Sound Hotel Seattle Belltown, which will feature an outdoor terrace with views of the Space Needle; …

Marriott to Add 30 Luxury Hotels to Its Portfolio in 2019

Marriott to Add 30 Luxury Hotels to Its Portfolio in 2019

Marriott International said it plans to open more than 30 new luxury properties in the course of 2019.
The new hotels will include those under the Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, W, Luxury Collection, Bulgari, and JW Marriott brands.
The list of new hotels will include the St. Regis Venice and the St. Regis Hong Kong, and eight new W hotels, including the W Aspen, W Melbourne, and the W San Francisco. The …

American Adds New Flights Out of Charlotte, Reopens Admirals Club

American Adds New Flights Out of Charlotte, Reopens Admirals Club

American Airlines announced new service from its hub at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport to four locations, Baltimore, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and Newark.
The service from Charlotte to Fort Lauderdale and to Baltimore will operate twice daily, while the other two are schedule to operate once a day.
The airline is also increasing the frequency of its daily flights from Charlotte to Chicago O’Hare International Airport to a total of ten, to Los Angeles …

Winter Storm to Impact 100 Million People, Bringing Snow, Ice, and Hazardous Travel Conditions

Winter Storm to Impact 100 Million People, Bringing Snow, Ice, and Hazardous Travel Conditions

A major winter storm is heading towards the eastern half of the United States bringing with it heavy rain, snow, and ice.
Washington, D.C. is expected to see up to 6” (15 cm) of the white stuff, while Philadelphia may get as much as 5” (12 cm) in some areas, while only 1” (3 cm) will reach New York City.
The storm is currently bringing snow to parts of the Rockies and …