Boston: News

Delta to Operate Washington, D.C.-Los Angeles, Boston-San Francisco as Premium Transcon Routes

Delta to Operate Washington, D.C.-Los Angeles, Boston-San Francisco as Premium Transcon Routes

Delta Air Lines announced plans to upgrade the service it offers between two city pairs, Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles, and Boston and San Francisco.
Starting April 24, the Atlanta-based airline will offer daily non-stop premium transcon service between Los Angeles International and Ronald Reagan Washington National airports. The service between Boston Logan International and San Francisco International airports will begin on June 8.
Both routes will be operated using Boeing 757-200 …

Thousands of Flights Cancelled As Storm Slams Northeast

Thousands of Flights Cancelled As Storm Slams Northeast

As a nor’easter batters the East Coast, up to two feet of snow is expected in many areas and thousands of flights have been cancelled as a result. In New York City, above-ground subways have been shut down although below-ground service continues to operate, and public schools in New York City, Philadelphia, and Boston are closed.
While the forecast for New York City has been downgraded to 4” to 8” by …

What Travelers Need to Know Today, Thursday, Feb. 9: Heavy Snow, Travel Disruptions, Buy Milk and Bread Now

What Travelers Need to Know Today, Thursday, Feb. 9: Heavy Snow, Travel Disruptions, Buy Milk and Bread Now

Good Thursday morning. Here’s what you will be waking up to Thursday.
Heavy snow is expected along much of the I-95 corridor. The snow, which started late Wednesday night, will bring anywhere from 6” to a foot (15 to 30 centimeters) by the time it stops. Snowfall rates could hit as much as 1” (2.5 centimeters) per hour at times.
A winter storm warning is in effect for all of southern …

What Travelers Need to Know Today: Wednesday, February 8: Record Warm Temperatures Followed by Heavy Snow

What Travelers Need to Know Today: Wednesday, February 8: Record Warm Temperatures Followed by Heavy Snow

Good Wednesday morning. Here’s what you will be waking up to for the remainder of the week.
While the Northeast is poised to enjoy warm, spring-like temperatures Wednesday, Thursday will bring heavy snow along much of the I-95 corridor, making for hazardous travel conditions from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia to New York City to Boston.
Expect New York City to see record temperatures on Wednesday. The current record high for February 8 …

Delta to Launch Service to Seven New Cities including Milwaukee, Nashville, and Kaua’i from Seattle

Delta to Launch Service to Seven New Cities including Milwaukee, Nashville, and Kaua’i from Seattle

Delta Air Lines announced that it will add service to seven new destinations from Seattle this year. In addition, the carrier said that it plans to expand existing service to some cities from the northwestern city.
Delta will begin new daily flights to Milwaukee on March 9, followed by three daily flights to Eugene, Oregon on April 1. These routes will be followed by daily service to Nashville and Raleigh on …

New Lounge Opens at Boston Logan

New Lounge Opens at Boston Logan

Airport Lounge Development, an independent lounge contractor, announced the opening of a new lounge, the Club, at Boston Logan International Airport. Located in Terminal E, it is Airport Lounge Development’s second lounge in the airport.
The lounge is open from 5:30 a.m. through 1 a.m., and currently features both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as snacks, TVs, power outlets, and Wi-Fi. Renovations are currently taking place, and by the end …

Delta to Offer Lie-Flat Seats on Washington Reagan-LAX, N.Y.-San Diego, Boston-San Francisco Routes

Delta to Offer Lie-Flat Seats on Washington Reagan-LAX, N.Y.-San Diego, Boston-San Francisco Routes

Delta Air Lines announced plans to offer passengers lie-flat seats on three transcon routes in addition to what is currently offered on its premium transcon service linking New York with San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The first route to have lie-flat seating will be Los Angeles International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, which will start on April 24, 2017. Flights will leave LAX at 8:30 a.m. local time and …