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Delta Adds New Seasonal In-Flight Dining Options

Delta Adds New Seasonal In-Flight Dining Options

Delta has added seasonal food and beverages to its in-flight dining menu for summer.  New additions include Tequila Avion, Blue Moon beer, and Ben and Jerry’s ice cream
Delta will also offer mojitos on all flights between the U.S. and Latin America and the Caribbean for the summer months. Delta recently added new meals on those flights in BusinessElite that were inspired by South American cuisine and designed by chef Michelle …

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

Last Chance to Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

If you’ve been waiting to vote, wait no longer.  Vote today for your favorite airline, hotel, airport, or credit card loyalty program.  Balloting for the 2012 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards is almost over but you still have an opportunity to give praise where it’s due.  You will also have a chance to win a Tumi Alpha T-Pass Organizer Brief and historic airline memorabilia at the end of the balloting.
This …

No More Lines: How to Save (Significant) Time At the Airport

No More Lines: How to Save (Significant) Time At the Airport

Let’s face it.  Few people like waiting in lines and I’m more impatient about lines than most.  But one of the realities of air travel has been lines.  Lines for check-in, lines for security checkpoints, and lines for passport control. (For that matter I’m not a fan of supermarket lines either, and it drives my partner crazy when I look around for the Executive Platinum line at the local market.)
Early …

What Are Your Favorite Hotels and Airlines?

What Are Your Favorite Hotels and Airlines?

There was that elegant hotel in Italy with the concierge who got those last-minute front-row tickets.  The fantastic service and the lie-flat beds on the flight to Tokyo that allowed you to arrive fresh for that important meeting.  The wonderful meal at that chic downtown hotel in New York City that helped you seal the deal.  A fantastic room-service breakfast to start the day off right.
Everyone has favorites, and the …

Pinnacle Airlines, Operator of Delta Connection, United Express, and US Airways Express Flights, Files Chapter 11

Pinnacle Airlines, Operator of Delta Connection, United Express, and US Airways Express Flights, Files Chapter 11

Pinnacle Airlines announced it has filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.
Pinnacle Airlines Corp. has revenues of $1 billion and 8,000 employees.  It is the parent of Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. and Colgan Air, Inc. and operates Delta Connection, United Express, and US Airways Express Flights.
In a statement released Sunday night, the airline said it will develop “a comprehensive turnaround plan …

Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

Vote for Your Favorite Airlines, Hotels, and Airports

Does your favorite airline, hotel, airport, or credit card loyalty program deserve recognition?  The 2012 Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards give you the opportunity to give praise where it’s due.
Award categories are Best Airline, Best Airport, Best Frequent Flyer Program, Best Hotel Chain, Best Credit/Charge Card, Best Rental Car Agency, and Best Travel Web Site.
You, the expert in frequent business travel, are the judge.
Let your voice be heard and vote …

Delta Announces New Restaurants At LaGuardia’s Terminal C

Delta Announces New Restaurants At LaGuardia’s Terminal C

Delta Air Lines has announced that it will offer new dining options in its renovated Terminal C at LaGuardia airport.
Full restaurants will include Cotto (an Italian trattoria), Empire Tavern, Kombu (Japanese), Vagabond Burger Bar, and Victory Grill. The food court will feature offerings from Cibo Express Gourmet Markets, Artichoke pizza, Biergarten, Custom Burgers, Interwich, Minnow, Vuelo Taqueria, wibar (a wine bar), WorldBean, World Nectar, and Xun Su (casual Chinese).
Andrew Zimmern, …