The copilot flew the Germanwings Flight 4U9525 into the mountains after the pilot was deliberately locked out of the cockpit. The security measures put in place to stop 9/11-style hijackings may have been the fatal flaw that prevented the other pilot from regaining control.
JetBlue has domestic one-way flights starting at $48.10, headlining the week's best airfare deals. If you're yearning for something more global, head over to SIngapore Airlines for less than $700 on a roundtrip fare to Asia.
Passengers aboard some JetBlue airways flights will soon be able to purchase in-flight refreshments via Apple Pay. The service has been touted as safer and more convenient than using a regular credit card.
JetBlue is adding e-books from HarperCollins to its entertainment mix. Passengers can read excerpts from new titles and then choose to purchase the rest.
JetBlue passengers soon can expect thinner seats and checked bag fees on the cheapest flights. The new fees will take effect in mid-2015, and the reduction in legroom on JetBlue flights will start in early 2016.
Las Vegas hotels for cheap and one-way JetBlue fares for under $50 highlight the best travel deals this week. Read on for the lowest room rates at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, one of the most recognizable Las Vegas hotels.
American Airlines and US Airways announced changes in point redemption rates for frequent flyers Tuesday, shortly after Delta and United announced their own revamps. The American Airlines tweaks come as the travel industry at large tightens up restrictions on frequent flyer miles and other loyalty points.